Rio de Janeiro Wedding Photographers

Rio de Janeiro Wedding Photographers

Find Rio de Janeiro photographers serving: São Gonçalo, Duque de Caxias, Nova Iguaçu, Niterói, Belford Roxo, Campos dos Goytacazes, São João de Meriti, Petrópolis, Volta Redonda, Macaé, Magé and Rio das Ostras

Rio de Janeiro 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 Rio de Janeiro 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, Rio de Janeiro documentary wedding photographers available right now who understand that some weddings and elopements can’t wait. Find yours today!

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Rio de Janeiro Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Rio de Janeiro 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.

Brazil WPJA members are ready to document any city hall, mini, courthouse, 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.

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Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Rio de Janeiro Couples

Rio de Janeiro Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

 RJ pre wedding photography from a Brazil indoor engagement portrait session by a window in Petropolis
Urban portraits for a couple from Rio de Janeiro posing on stairs of a brick building in Brazil
A Rio de Janeiro couple is about to kiss during portrait session near a red brick building of Brazil
Niteroi, RJ pre wedding photos from a beach portrait session showing the couples love for each other
Brazil engagement picture session from Niteroi - RJ of the couple kissing at sunset on the sands of the beach
A Rio de Janeiro couple is posing for a Brazil wedding photographer creating kissing engagement portraits at the beach
A couple from Petrópolis, stand together under the towering forest trees of RJ
 Rio de Janeiro couple portrait in a rustic room with white chairs

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my Rio de Janeiro 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 Rio de Janeiro wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
Q: Who are the best Rio de Janeiro wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Rio de Janeiro 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 Rio de Janeiro 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 Rio de Janeiro wedding photographers for their own wedding.
WPJA Communiqué: Featured Wedding Photography Articles
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