Ohio Wedding Photographers

Ohio Wedding Photographers

Find Ohio photographers serving: Columbus, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Akron, Dayton, Toledo, Canton, Youngstown

Ohio Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

NO STOPPING LOVE - In recent months, many of our wedding photographers have communicated their desire to accommodate couples who don’t want to wait to be married and are quickly moving forward with smaller ceremonies.

By planning a simple Ohio elopement, couples are able to stay present in the moment and fully absorb the impact of their wedding day. Given the fact that many couples feel more natural and at ease in intimate settings, it's no surprise that some of the most breathtaking wedding images come from elopements.

The WPJA has an abundance of top-ranked, Ohio documentary wedding photographers available right now who understand that some weddings and elopements can’t wait. Find yours today!

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Ohio Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Ohio wedding event is a wedding photojournalist’s dream: a fairly open schedule with lots of breathing space for creativity – it’s just the photographer, the couple, the officiant, and perhaps a few select companions.

United States WPJA members are ready to document any city hall, themed, civil ceremony, or elopement wedding, even if it is a Monday-Thursday ceremony. Search for the “Can Shoot Weddings on Short Notice!” message on the listings below.

View Award-Winning Pictures from Ohio Wedding Venues

12 Ohio Wedding Photographers...

Wedding and elopement photography by Erica Dietz

Erica Dietz

Slippery Rock in Pennsylvania, US *Now booking Ohio weddings.
3150 (USD)
Mid-west wedding, engagement and elopement photography by Madi Ellis

Madi Ellis

Chicago in Illinois, US *Now booking Ohio weddings.
3200 (USD)
Wedding photography and elopements by Ray Iavasile of Michigan

Ray Iavasile

Birmingham in Michigan, US *Now booking Ohio weddings.
3000 (USD)
I AM SARAH V Photography - Wedding and Couple Engagement Images

Sarah V. Martinez

Dover in New Hampshire, US *Now booking Ohio weddings.
4799 (USD)
1350 (USD)
Portrait of Weddings by Ryan & Kate Studio Wedding and Elopement Photographer - Kate Hagerty

Kate Hagerty

Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania, US *Now booking Ohio weddings.
3000 (USD)
Lifestyle Portrait of Erin Ninehouser, Wedding Photographer from Studio Rustbelt Mayberry

Erin Ninehouser

Ambridge in Pennsylvania, US *Now booking Ohio weddings.
3600 (USD)
Weddings by Ryan & Kate for elopements and marriage photography - Portrait of Ryan Howard Sigesmund
3000 (USD)
BW Wedding Image of Photographer Jorge Santiago

Jorge Santiago

Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania, US *Now booking Ohio weddings.
4095 (USD)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Ohio Couples

Wedding Venue Pictures by Ohio Wedding Photographers

Please select a venue below to view all associated contest-winning Ohio wedding photos.

Ohio Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

Below are some Ohio wedding photography samples from the world’s best wedding photographers of the WPJA. Some of these Ohio marriage pictures might be artistic portraits, details, or documentary-style images that have come from getting ready sessions, wedding ceremonies, reception venues, or Ohio engagement portrait sessions with couples.

Ohio documentary-style wedding image from the reception wedding venue of the bride and groom being lifted in chairs
The woman's emotions ran high as she embraced the bride in a tearful hug, her face hidden behind her hand
World's most artistic and best wedding couple portraits from a Cleveland, Ohio Reception Venue with smoke bombs to make the image in BW
Cleveland, Ohio wedding photographer contest award winning image sample from The church cremony of the grooms first look
Cleveland, Ohio wedding couple artistic image session of atmosphere and blue gelled flash behind couple
Cleveland, Ohio wedding photography contest award winning candid moment from the Reception Venue showing bride and groom smashing the cake
Akron, Ohio on-location portrait e-shoot at Arcade Store
Ohio Winery environmental engagement e-session of couple shot with columns and fall covers

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can couples find Ohio photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Ohio wedding photographers to showcase their best engagement photography work. These awards are given to photographers who prove that they have an ability to be creative, artistic, and intuitive while working on-location with couples who are newly engaged.
Q: Who are the best Ohio wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Ohio documentary wedding photographers for elopements. Our members are able to submit WedElope Stories that take you step-by-step, via a 9 image picture story, through the unique and moving elopements that take place around the world.
Q: How can couples find top-ranked Ohio wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the Ohio photographers you see at the top of your search results page have recently won the most — and the most recent — contest awards. Our contests judge photographers based on their creativity, style, composure, and ability to capture the heart of any couple's story on their wedding day.
WPJA Communiqué: Featured Wedding Photography Articles
So your wedding is just around the corner and you’ve decided to elope , either because you want to do this on a budget , avoid a large wedding party, or simply to enjoy the day together with minimal distractions and as little stress as possible . They say 'all you...Read more
While some of us were fortunate enough to be born as extroverts, not everyone feels the same way. For a good chunk of the population, any number of the typical wedding day traditions can inspire anxiety and existential dread. This day is all about you, yes, but does that...Read more
WHAT EXACTLY DOES IT MEAN TO ELOPE? If you look up the definition of “elope” in the Merriam-Webster dictionary , you’ll find a plethora of meanings making it quite clear how polarizing the word has become, and how it has transformed and evolved with the passage of time and...Read more