Are you planning a short-notice, small wedding or elopement?

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIOS ARE OPEN - Many couples don’t want to wait. They are planning to get married in the very near future, eloping, or rushing a small ceremony with their photographer, some close friends, and family but dispensing with or postponing the reception party. 

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Oxfordshire Wedding Photographers

Oxfordshire Wedding Photographers

Find Oxfordshire photographers serving: Banbury, Abingdon, Bicester

Oxfordshire Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Oxfordshire wedding photographer vendors have expressed their desire to accommodate couples who don’t want to wait to be married and are rushing the ceremony.

Many couples have recently discovered that less is more when it comes to wedding planning in Oxfordshire, and those small weddings allow them to truly enjoy every aspect of their day. These intimate events allow brides and grooms to be fully present, as they are less worried and intimidated about the sheer size and scope of the day. While they may be planning a sweet and simple Oxfordshire elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented. It's important to work with a WPJA Oxfordshire photographer who specializes in elopements and who understands the unique dynamic of this type of event. The right photographer will capture the events of the day, the atmosphere of the event and the most important details.

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

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Elopement Photographers for Small Oxfordshire Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Oxfordshire 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.

England WPJA members are ready to document any pop-up, town hall, DIY - do it yourself, 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.

We are anxious to create a picture story chronicling your unique, non-traditional, modern, small wedding from beginning to end. In this sense, it is no different from any other event that we have covered. The emphasis is on documenting key moments, capturing spontaneous displays of emotion, telling your real love story, as well as creating artistic portraits and details.

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Oxfordshire Couples

7 Oxfordshire Wedding Photographers...

Katarina Nichol wedding and elopement photography

Katarina Nichol

London in London, GB *Now booking Oxfordshire weddings.
150/hour (GBP)
UK wedding photography and elopements by Anna Mikulich

Anna Mikulich

Basingstoke in Hampshire, GB *Now booking Oxfordshire weddings.
1595 (GBP)
UK photographer: Martin Dabek

Martin Dabek

Bristol in Bristol, GB *Now booking Oxfordshire weddings.
1100 (GBP)
UK couple engagement portraits by wedding photographer Jason Huckle

Jason Huckle

Rushden in Northamptonshire, GB *Now booking Oxfordshire weddings.
1000 (GBP)
Will Wareham, a Dorset-based wedding photojournalist for England

Will Wareham

Weymouth in Dorset, GB *Now booking Oxfordshire weddings.
1500 (GBP)
United Kingdom elopement and wedding reportage pictures by Alex Benyon

Alex Benyon

Evesham in Worcestershire, GB *Now booking Oxfordshire weddings.
1495 (GBP)
UK wedding reportage photos by Emily Renier

Emily Renier

Chipperfield in Hertfordshire, GB *Now booking Oxfordshire weddings.
1250 (GBP)

Oxfordshire Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

An extraordinary Oxford wedding picture by a pro UK photographer revealing the bride being lifted by the groom for the first dance
A top UK documentary wedding photographer at the Great Rollright Village Hall in Oxfordshire created this image of a Young child removing glasses from guests
A top UK wedding reportage photographer at the Lains Barn in Oxfordshire captured this picture of the Bride dancing with young girls on a colorful dance floor
A documentary wedding photographer in Cotswolds captured this picture of the Bride reading letter from the groom
Manor Farm Barn Wedding venue photography, Bicester, Oxfordshire - Bride & Groom during ceremony, Bride suddenly laughs out loud wide shot of whole ceremony
Sulgrave Manor, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom wedding reportage photography at the venue | Toasting Bride at Sulgrave Manor
Aynhoe Park, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom wedding photography showing the bride and groom cutting the cake in the Orangery at Aynhoe Park
Oxfordshire UK father gets emotional seeing his daughter in her dress

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who are the best Oxfordshire wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Oxfordshire 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: Where can I find a photographer for a short-notice, small Oxfordshire wedding?
A: There are many WPJA photographers who are able to help you out at a moment's notice. We understand that sometimes love happens and there's simply no time to lose. We can ensure that you can get married as quickly as possible — and have incredible photographs to remember your Oxfordshire wedding day by.
Q: How can couples find Oxfordshire photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Oxfordshire 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.
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RAVES, REVIEWS, AND Oxfordshire WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

A wedding celebration image of the bride and groom under confetti at Pier House, Westward Ho, Devon, UK

Vicky & Nathan

Photo by Will Wareham

Thank you for everything you have done over the past few months before and after the wedding to ensure our wedding photos were absolutely perfect. Thank you so much for all of your hard work. We cannot stop looking at the photos we have! You are an incredibly talented photographer and a real pleasure to have worked with. We will definitely be highly recommending you to anyone who requires a wedding photographer in the local area. Many thanks for everything once again.

A UK wedding couple are surrounded by celebrating guests at the Elmore Court, Gloucestershire outdoor wedding venue

Alex & Hannah

Photo by Will Wareham

Wow, just WOW!!! We LOVED seeing our photos, they brought back so many memories of the happy day. Thanks also for your very kind words on the blog, the feeling is mutual as we are so happy to have had you at the wedding. Everyone who has seen the pictures thinks they are incredible and we totally love your style and the way you’ve captured the emotion of the day. You have an amazing talent.