South Africa Wedding Photographers

South Africa Wedding Photographers

Find South Africa photographers serving: Gauteng, Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, Germiston-Ekurhuleni, Pretoria, Nelspruit-Ehlanzeni, Rustenburg, Port Elizabeth

South Africa Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our South Africa 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 South Africa, and those small weddings allow them to truly enjoy every aspect of their day. While they may be planning a sweet and simple South Africa elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented.

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

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

South Africa Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small South Africa 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.

Africa WPJA members are ready to document any quick, DIY - do it yourself, 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.

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South Africa Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

A Save the Date in Cape Town. South Africa portrait of the couple sitting and kissing on the streets as construction workers walk past them
Stellenbosch Forest Fine Art Engagement silhouette image taken in the forest makes for a moody engagement photo
Twelve Apostles Hotel, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa wedding image of The bride smiling through her tears as she says her vows during the outdoor wedding ceremony
wedding image of The daughter of the couple embracing them after they finally got married at Twelve Apostles Hotel, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
The Twelve Apostles Hotel, Cape Town, Western Cape intimate moment between the groom and his grandmother during their wedding day preparations
Western Cape wedding photographer: "This was taken at Gold Reef City theme park in Johannesburg, South Africa. The park was almost closed and we sneaked in a last photo with an empty merry-go-round and the late afternoon sun."
Johannesburg city centre - South Africa Wedding Photographer:  "The couple opted for a 'night shoot in the city' theme. I used the vibrant colours and motion to make this image pop."

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my South Africa 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 South Africa wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
Q: How can couples find South Africa photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for South Africa 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 South Africa wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top South Africa 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.
WPJA Communiqué: Featured Wedding Photography Articles
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