California - Southern Wedding Photographers

Wedding Photographers of California - Southern, United States

San Bernardino, Bakersfield, Fontana, Rancho Cucamonga, Ontario, Victorville, Hesperia, Chino, Redlands, Simi Valley

Our Southern California wedding photographers provide great documentary photography for your west coast wedding day. Meet the accredited member photographers of the S CA Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA:

37 Documentary Wedding Photographers available for your wedding...

Brett Butterstein is a Southern California based wedding photographer.

2017 - Speaker - The Rural Workshop - Barcelona, Spain 2016 - Photographer of the Year (POY) Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) 2015 - Speaker -FDF - Córdoba, Argentina 2014 - Speaker - FDF - Seville, Spain 2013 - Junebug Weddings Best of the...

Starting Price:
2400 (USD)
San Diego, CA based wedding photographer Shaun Baker

Shaun grew up studying film and television with the dream of becoming a director. He graduated college with six production certificates and his bachelor’s degree in communications. Shortly after his college graduation, Shaun put the video camera down and...

Starting Price:
3200 (USD)
Annie Bang is an LA based documentary, photojournalistic wedding photographer in CA.

I’m a moment junkie. I studied Journalism in college and I once was an international journalist based in Seoul. I strongly believe that the absolute best way to re-live the most special day is looking at your photos of the real moments and emotions. Both...

Family Photojournalist
Starting Price:
2100 (USD)
Ventura, Los Angeles and Oxnard are home to wedding photographer Carsten Schertzer

Hello! My name is Carsten. I am a wedding and engagement photographer based in Ventura County. Weddings and Engagements are my passion and I've been lucky enough to call this my career for the last 5 years...

Starting Price:
2300 (USD)
Kristina Cazares-Neri passion for great wedding photographs continued into a professional career as a San Diego, CA wedding photojournalist

Kristina knew she wanted to be a photographer since before she knew how a camera works. She ruined countless rolls of film as a child because she wanted to take photos but had no idea how to operate a camera. Luckily for you, her passion for photography...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Andre Maier is a professional wedding photojournalist in CA

André Maier has been a professional wedding photojournalist since moving to New York City in 1992. Andre studied Chemistry and Molecular Biology in Berlin and London, before studying photography, which has been his true passion all along. Apart from...

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Los Angeles is the base for California wedding photographer Maya Myers.

As a photojournalist, it is Maya’s job to be an observer and storyteller. It is her passion however for the human condition, emotions, relationships, LOVE, that draws her to photographing weddings. Based in Los Angeles, Maya balances her days between...

Starting Price:
4300 (USD)
Devon Meyers is a photojournalist that has many years of experience working for newspapers. He now photographs weddings in California.

Devon is a photojournalist with years of experience working for newspapers such as The Aspen Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, and The Malibu Times. He has won numerous Colorado Press Association Awards. He currently splits his time between southern...

Starting Price:
3400 (USD)
Aaron Willcox is a Socal based, non-traditional wedding photographer

Aaron has been photographing weddings for over 14 years all over the world. Over the past decade, Aaron has been able to witness the trajectory of wedding photography, where it has been, where it is headed. He is based in Carlsbad, CA where he explores...

Starting Price:
2200 (USD)
David Crane is a CA wedding and editorial photographer who documents news as a professional photojournalist

David Crane is an editorial photographer who has documented news stories as a photojournalist for more than 25 years. His images of celebrities, politicians, musicians, and sports figures have appeared in Time, Newsweek, Rolling Stone, and LIFE. A Brooks...

Starting Price:
1900 (USD)
Los Angeles based wedding photojournalist Michael Bezman

I believe in art that reinforces the emotions, as much as I believe in emotions that reinforce the art. This philosophy is what drives me to create emotionally infused art. I document weddings as a guest, observing people and emotions they share. I wish...

Starting Price:
2300 (USD)
Los Angeles, CA is home to wedding photographer Samara Manger-Weil

Samara Manger-Weil studied Cinematography & Photography at Ithaca College's Park School of Communications. She began shooting weddings alongside her father, himself an award winning WPJA photographer. At the age of sixteen she was the youngest...

Starting Price:
750 (USD)
Jonathan Moore is an award winning documentary wedding photojournalist from Southern California

Hello! I am an award winning documentary wedding photographer based in Southern California. As of April 2018, I have photographed 54 weddings both locally and abroad. I have been fortunate to have worked for some very nice couples, many of whom I am...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Gina Clyne captures candid photographs at Los Angeles weddings in addition to formal portraits of the Bride and Groom

I would describe my style of wedding photography as photojournalistic. While capturing formal portraits are important, I also believe that catching the ambiance of your day and the life-force of your invited guests is of equal priority. With a gentle eye...

Starting Price:
1250 (USD)
California - Southern and San Diego are home to wedding photojournalist  John Schnack

I began my photography career in 1991 as a photojournalist for the North County Times, where I photographed everything from politicians to the San Diego Padres. The lessons I learned there—finding great light, creating compelling images out of nothing,...

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
Los Angeles wedding and portrait photographer Julie Pepin is all over California working for couples.

The naked eye is pretty magical, but it can’t see everything at once. There are little things that might go unnoticed in the flurry of a moment, but the reason that I love photography so much is because the camera picks up where your eyes leave off. I...

Starting Price:
2200 (USD)
Lukas Guillaume of France discovered wedding photography in Australia

I discovered photography when I was living in Australia. I wanted to show my family and friends the beautiful landscapes of this very singular country and to share my new life and adventure with them. Later on I started taking portraits of people and...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)

I am a photojournalist and Pulitzer finalist who approaches weddings with a quiet presence and an eye for authenticity. In practice, this entails moving with a calm demeanor and a desire to remain unnoticed, finding small moments of intimacy in the midst...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Nikhol Esteras is a weddings photographer with her husband in Mexico and the San Francisco, Bay Area.

I am a documentary wedding photographer, based out of Oaxaca (Winter) and the Bay Area in California (Summer), and I also offer my services in international destination wedding photography. My approach focuses on making unique and real images that...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Lake Tahoe, CA based wedding photographer Shaunte Dittmar

I fell into my passion for photography at a younger age and used it as a means to document the world around me. Fascinated by human expression and interaction, I began photographing weddings and haven't looked back since. My goal is to create a...

Starting Price:
4200 (USD)
Miami, FL documentary wedding photographer David Zaoui has said that at his own wedding, he discovered the art of wedding photography

A self-learned photographer, David Zaoui was born in 1982 of Eurasian and Franco-Algerian parents. Growing up, his diverse background provided an ideal environment where artistic sense, open-mindedness and multiculturalism were omnipresent. Through both...

Starting Price:
5000 (USD)
Socal award-winning wedding photojournalist - Dennis Viera, from San Diego, CA

Dennis Viera is half of the internationally recognized, award-winning wedding photojournalism team of Viera Photographics. Based in Sonoma County, Dennis and his wife Jaime split their time shooting weddings close to home in beautiful Northern California...

Starting Price:
4500 (USD)
Jaime Viera is an award-winning wedding photojournalist in Southern California.

Jaime Viera is an international, award-winning wedding photographer based in Sonoma, California. Jaime discovered a love for photography while pursuing her passion for traveling the world. On each trip she returned with an impressive collection of images...

Starting Price:
4500 (USD)
Maria Shalaeva is a documentary wedding photographer from Moscow, Russia.
Starting Price:
1800 (EUR)
Californian Gingi Freeman photographs weddings all over the state, including San Francisco.

My name is Gingi Freeman. I am a photographer, artist, storyteller and mother of two adorable toddlers in Visalia, California. I often shoot alongside my husband Jonathan, where we love to capture real moments and raw emotions. My non-intrusive approach...

Starting Price:
1400 (USD)
Douglas Despres is an award winning wedding photographer from San Francisco Bay

Doug is an award-winning photographer based out of San Francisco Bay. His style is documentary with drops of lifestyle. He is known for his peaceful and positive demeanor, and ability to easily connect with family and guests. Doug has shot near 450...

Family Photojournalist Lifestyle Photojournalist
Starting Price:
3750 (USD)
Brian Wedge brings 15 years of photojournalistic experiences to his Bay Area and San Francisco weddings

National Geographic, VOGUE, Outside Magazine, Patagonia, The New York Times... Brian's 15 years of photojournalistic experiences are impressive. Hundreds of weddings photographed all around the world, for celebrity and not-so-celebrity clients. Big...

Family Photojournalist Lifestyle Photojournalist
Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
portrait

I am a Chicago-based photographer living in the Bucktown neighborhood in Chicago with my husband, and closest friend, Shawn. When I was thirteen I picked up my mother's camera and started documenting our lives. The one hour photo lab down the street...

Lifestyle Photojournalist
Starting Price:
3400 (USD)
Dallas, Texas wedding photojournalist Robert Walker will capture your wedding moments.

With more than 17 years behind the camera, Robert approaches each and every wedding he photographs with a distinctive, fine art, photo-journalistic style. Fun, Relaxed, Discreet, and Professional are how client's describe their experience working...

Starting Price:
2400 (USD)
Robert Carlo is a NYC wedding photographer of the New York WPJA

Robert Carlo Is A Published x Award Winning American Photographer Who Lives And Works In New York City. Specializing in Wedding. Event. Portrait. And Commercial Photography. Modern. Elegant. Classic. Real. Real Couples. Real Love. Real Moments. Inquire...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
New Jersey wedding photographer, with a journalistic-style, William West.

William began his career as a professional photographer in 2006, and has photographed more than 350 weddings throughout the United States and around the world. William's unique style is a natural result of his interest in art, design, and culture...

Starting Price:
1800 (USD)
David Royal is a Monterey Bay, CA wedding photojournalist.

David Royal is a freelance photographer based on the Monterey Bay in California. A photojournalist with a base in art photography, he loves using his camera as a tool to meet people and discover new worlds around him. A former staff photographer with the...

Starting Price:
2300 (USD)
Sharon Gutowski is a Missouri and St. Louis based wedding photographer.

If you’re anything like me, you believe in the power of little things. The smile on your sister’s face as she zips you into your dress. The tear in your father’s eye before you turn the corner and walk down the aisle. A giggle from a child or a belly...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
United Kingdom Reportage Photographer Darren Hendry is from Newcastle upon Tyne. The Hendrys Photography.

Howdy, I'm Darren, one half of The Hendrys! I am not a typical wedding photographer, that is for certain! You could say my style is very non-traditional and pretty offbeat. My approach to shooting is simple; I’ll keep it mostly documentary (you can’...

Starting Price:
1500 (GBP)
Boston, MA wedding photographer Ricardo da Costa.

Photography is the most beautiful profession and I live it intensely every day. I left a career in multinational telecommunications and marketing to live experiences that will never be able to be explained in words, I can only show you them through my...

Starting Price:
2300 (USD)
Ruby Valls is a wedding photographer for Buenos Aires, Argentina
Starting Price:
2000 (USD)

Wedding Photojournalists from California - Southern

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Client Letters

Katie & Tom

Photographed by William West

Will... I am dying over the pics! They are stunning! Thank you, thank you for everything and being so easy to work with!

Kiley & Josh

Photographed by Douglas Despres

Dear Doug, Thank you so much for sending these images, and for the images themselves which are outstanding. We love so many of them...

Chesney & Greg

Photographed by Carl Bower

Every shot you took was a cut above.  Not only are you a master technically, you're an artist.  You understand how objects and...