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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Puntarenas Wedding Photographers

Puntarenas Wedding Photographers

Find Puntarenas photographers serving:

Puntarenas Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Puntarenas 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 Puntarenas, 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 Puntarenas elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented. It's important to work with a WPJA Puntarenas 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, Puntarenas documentary wedding photographers available right now who understand that some weddings and elopements can’t wait. Find yours today!

Most Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

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Elopement Photographers for Small Puntarenas Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Puntarenas 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.

Costa Rica WPJA members are ready to document any DIY - do it yourself, secret, city hall, 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 boutique, casual, 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 Puntarenas Couples

1 Puntarenas Wedding Photographers...

BW wedding photography by Mauricio Urena

Mauricio Urena

San José in San Jose, CR *Now booking Puntarenas weddings.
1900 (USD)

Puntarenas Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

Hotel Villa Caletas Beach post proposal portraits by a Jaco wedding photographer of a happy Puntarenas, Costa Rica couple smiling during their lit engagement session
A documentary wedding photographer captured this picture at Jaco Beach, Puntarenas, Costa Rica of the Bride and Groom exiting the Ceremony while celebrating under the unexpected rain
View this exquisite Jaco, Puntarenas, Costa Rica wedding ceremony pic of the First kiss of the bride and groom with a stunning sunset, which was a featured picture among the best wedding photography at Zephyr Palace at Villa Caletas Hotel from the WPJA
True Love Pre-Wedding Portrait Session at the Hotel Villa Caletas Beach in Jaco-Puntarenas-Costa Rica capturing a Couple holding hands walking over the beach

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who are the best Puntarenas wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Puntarenas 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 reviews of Puntarenas wedding photographers?
A: We call them Client Letters. At the WPJA, we decided more than 20 years ago to avoid incorporating those third-person testimonials and endorsements that are found all too often in advertisements. Instead, we elevated our listings with the use of Client Letters, which represent the actual words and feelings of the clients who booked those Puntarenas wedding photographers for their own wedding.
Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my Puntarenas wedding day?
A: While wedding photojournalists strive to capture candid moments on the wedding day, our photographers also are skilled artists who can compose powerful portraits. If you have a specific vision of what types of images you want from your wedding day, look at the top-ranked Puntarenas wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
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