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. 

View WPJA photo stories from smaller weddings - WedElope | Choose love, not fear!

San Miguel de Allende Wedding Photographers

Find Your San Miguel de Allende Wedding Photographer

San Miguel de Allende Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our San Miguel de Allende 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 brides and grooms around the globe are planning to elope and deciding to reschedule their original ideas for a big event because of current wedding size restrictions, social distancing, and mask requirements. They are getting wed on a whim, but dispensing with or postponing all else.

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

Most Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards
September 17th, 2021
Outdoor Wedding Ceremony Image of The bride as she walks down the aisle
September 16th, 2021
Wedding portrait of the Italy couple as the winds carry the brides gown behind her in the fields
September 13th, 2021
Wedding Venue Photography With sparkling fairy lights serving as a frame for the moment, the bride and groom share a passionate kiss

Elopement Photographers for Small San Miguel de Allende Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small San Miguel de Allende 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.

Guanajuato WPJA members are ready to document any pop-up, small, 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 boutique, 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 San Miguel de Allende Couples

5 San Miguel de Allende Wedding Photographers...

Wedding and elopement photographer Annie Bang

Annie Bang

Los Angeles in California, US *Now booking San Miguel de Allende weddings.
2500 (USD)
Weddings, engagement portraits and elopement photography by Nikhol Esteras

Nikhol Esteras

Oaxaca de Juárez in Oaxaca, MX *Now booking San Miguel de Allende weddings.
3000 (USD)
Wedding and elopement photographer Juan Carlos Calderon, of Car & Mel Photography

Juan Carlos Calderon

Puerto Vallarta in Jalisco, MX *Now booking San Miguel de Allende weddings.
4000 (USD)
Wedding photography by Pepe Quiroz, of the State of Mexico

Pepe Quiroz

Atizapan de Zaragoza in Mexico, MX *Now booking San Miguel de Allende weddings.
1070 (USD)

San Miguel de Allende Wedding Elopement Picture Stories

View WedElope Image Galleries by San Miguel de Allende Wedding Photographers from Small Events and Intimate Elopements.

Wedding Venue Pictures by San Miguel de Allende Wedding Photographers

Please select a venue below to view all associated contest-winning San Miguel de Allende wedding photos.

San Miguel de Allende Wedding Engagement Photography - Diamond Awards

Are you ready to find a creative and talented San Miguel de Allende wedding photographer for an engagement portrait session to complement your story of love? Searching for some ideas and creative inspiration for your own San Miguel de Allende pre-wedding photography? Pro members from the San Miguel de Allende Wedding Photojournalist Association would like to help you add some unique and artistic pictures to your engagement photo gallery!

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can couples find reviews of San Miguel de Allende 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 San Miguel de Allende wedding photographers for their own wedding.
Q: Who are the best San Miguel de Allende wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top San Miguel de Allende 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: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my San Miguel de Allende 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 San Miguel de Allende wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
WPJA Communiqué: Featured Wedding Photography Articles
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RAVES, REVIEWS, AND San Miguel de Allende WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

San Miguel de Allende Guanajuato wedding image of the bride and groom walking at Hotel Imperio de Los Angeles

Erika & Daniel

Photo by Jorge Alcala Goded

...my husband and I have the best photos we could have of our big day. When we see them we are transported and it is like living it again, we cannot choose our favorite photo, absolutely all of them are.