California - Southern Wedding Photographers

Wedding Photographers of California - Southern, United States

Los Angeles, San Diego, Long Beach, Anaheim, Santa Ana, Chula Vista, San Bernardino, Orange County, Irvine, Riverside, Bakersfield, Simi Valley

Find a top Southern California wedding photographer for your west coast wedding day. Research, check rates, read actual client letters and contact our wedding photographers directly. Meet the accredited member photographers of the S CA Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA:

Map of WPJA Wedding Photographers Serving California - Southern

44 Documentary Wedding Photographers available for your wedding...

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... [San Diego Wedding Photographer]

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

Annie Bang, a wedding photojournalist based in Los Angeles, values strong moments with real emotions. She believes photos define us and seeks to capture weddings as a series of fleeting moments, creating a powerful... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Brett Butterstein is a Southern California based wedding photographer.

I grew up in New York, studied film and photography at Montana State University and spent five years as a newspaper photographer in Montana, New Mexico, and Colorado. Since 2005, I’ve been photographing weddings... [San Diego Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Kristina Cazares Neri, San Diego wedding photographer of Anza Foto + Film

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... [San Diego Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Capture the Moment Studio - California, Los Angeles Wedding Photographer, Leo Do

Being more confident standing behind the camera and creating the stories than writing, I could only help you to understand more about my philosophy about photography. Since I was a kid, I have always believed... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Los Angeles wedding photographer Tanya Parada for CA

Hi, I'm Tanya! I'm a Los Angeles and destination wedding photographer based out of Santa Monica. I live for documenting real moments and real couples. I have nearly a decade of experience photographing... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3000 (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... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2300 (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... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1500 (GBP)
Los Angeles Wedding Photography by Angelica Virgen, of S California

Since I can remember, I've always been fascinated by old photographs. Photographs are the only thing that allows us to travel back in time and relive moments that will never be repeated. That and my obsession... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3800 (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... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

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... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

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... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

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... [San Diego Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2200 (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... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2850 (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... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

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

My work as a photographer began back in 2008 as a sports photography intern at Getty Images. As a freelancer, I covered baseball, football, basketball, rowing, tennis, and motorsport. My experience at Getty... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1800 (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... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1250 (USD)
Los Angeles Wedding Photography by Adi Susanto, of California

I fell in love with photojournalism long before I knew how to take pictures. It is to me an artistic and powerful language. I graduated with a Bachelor degree in Photojournalism from California State University,... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Los Angeles Wedding Photographer James Juarez, of Southern California

I'm a photographer, editor, and writer based in Los Angeles (in the lovely enclave of Atwater Village). I’m not a traditional photographer by any means—I document experiences and tell stories for artists,... [Los Angeles Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
San Diego Wedding Photography by Shilpa Pradhan, of Southern California

I am a professional wedding photographer living in San Diego! A few years back, if someone had told me that someday I would leave my career in technology to take photos, I wouldn't have believed them. But here... [San Diego Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1800 (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. Having been fortunate enough to be trained by photographers such as American Photojournalist Ed Kashi... [Lake Tahoe Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4600 (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... [Oaxaca Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (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... [Miami Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Washington State Wedding Photographer, Logan Westom

I'm a documentary wedding photographer located in the Seattle area of Washington. I live on the rocky beaches of Bremerton Washington and love riding the ferry to Seattle as often as possible. I started my... [Seattle Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Sacramento Wedding Photographer Raymond Nguyen - CA

I have had a passion for photography for as long as I can remember. Since a child, I was delighted in how a moment can be captured through the lens of a camera, and how time stands still within the frame of a... [Sacramento Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
5500 (USD)
San Francisco Photographer Chris Shum's most beautiful and joyful events in life are weddings

Chris has had a great love for art since he was a young boy. At age of 15, he earned his first second-hand camera from his father. Since then, he was always “the photographer” among his friends and family. He... [San Francisco Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4500 (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... [Miami Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
London wedding reportage photojournalist, Panayis Chrysovergis

My photographs have always been defined by my love of geometry, composition and available light. I’ve spent my life seeking those decisive moments where the interplay of angles and lines come together within the... [London Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2500 (GBP)
San Francisco Wedding Photography by Stephanie Secrest

Stephanie received her Master's degree in photojournalism from top-ranked, Ohio University. She was invited to attend the prestigious Eddie Adams Workshop, a national forum for top photojournalists. She has... [Santa Barbara Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3400 (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... [San Francisco Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3750 (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 Portugal and Sonoma County, Dennis and his wife Jaime travel worldwide documenting... [San Francisco Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
4500 (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... [San Francisco Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
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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... [Chicago Wedding Photographer]

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... [Dallas-Fort Worth Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2400 (USD)
Liza Head is a San Jose photographer of weddings.

I've always been a creative and adventurous person, and have wanted to pursue the arts ever since I can remember. I majored in fine art at the University of California, Santa Cruz, but it wasn't until I... [San Jose Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (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... [New York City - Metro Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
New Jersey wedding photographer William West.

William began his career as a professional photographer in 2006 and has photographed more than 600 weddings throughout the United States and around the world. William's unique style is a natural result of his... [New Jersey Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2200 (USD)
Dan Harris has a true love of Flordia wedding photography with a background in newspaper photojournalism.

Dan started his photography career at the age of eight, encouraged by his mother's instructions on the workings of the Kodak Brownie II camera. He spent the whole afternoon lying on the grass in the late... [Jacksonville Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
300/hr (USD)
Las Vegas wedding photographer Tomasz Rossa - Nevada

I have started photography in grade school. My father introduced me to a film DSLR and some dark room techniques. After high school I have not pursued photography for quite few years instead I have concentrated on... [Las Vegas Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Miami wedding photography by Brenda Bravo - Florida WPJA

I was born in Los Angeles, California (to Peruvian parents) and have lived throughout Northern and Southern Cali most of my life until about March 2011 when I decided to up & move to Lima, Peru to pursue my... [Miami Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Barletta-Andria-Trani wedding photography by Alessandro Riccio, of Apulia, Italy

I was born in 1974, living in Barletta - Apulia, my interest in photography started as I got my first camera at the age of 10 and then I found out many authors like Bob Capa, Robert Frank and Salgado who really... [Barletta-Andria-Trani Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1800 (EUR)
san antonio tx wedding photographer Shannon Cain

Born in Austin, and raised in Dripping Springs, I learned the small town way-of-life at an early age. Being country at heart, you will often see me dressed in boots. After attending Texas Lutheran University in... [San Antonio Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
2900 (USD)
Oaxaca, Mexico wedding photography by Douglas Favero

My first destination wedding came in 2008, when a Brooklyn bride, with her Oaxacan fiancé, came across my photographs of Spain, Morocco, California, and Oaxaca, at an art sale on Alcalá in Oaxaca. She said she... [Oaxaca Wedding Photographer]

Starting Price:
1200 (USD)

2 more photographers available for your wedding...

6000 US Dollar

Photographick Studios: Sunny Mathur

Derwood in Maryland, United States
3000 US Dollar

Bang Nguyen

Sacramento in California, United States
WPJA Communiqué: Features
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Reviews and Client Letters

Christy & Stuart

Wedding Photographer: Gina Clyne

We wanted to drop a quick note and tell you how awesome you are. You got in the spirit and came prepared, and brought so much happiness from behind the camera to whoever was in front of it. We're so grateful to have had you as...

Amanda & David

Wedding Photographer: William West

You were very responsive and flexible. Your eye and style are fantastic and you are very calm and collected. Since the day we booked over the phone long distance, you made us feel very confident and relaxed in choosing your...

Lauren & Jason

Wedding Photographer: Gina Clyne

Gina these are so great!!! It's so fun seeing them after time has gone by and the weather is cooling off. Such an awesome summer day that you captured SO well. We love these, I cant wait to comb through all of them. Thank you for...

Alex & Alex

Wedding Photographer: Maya Myers

Maya! You are beyond talented, and we feel a strong sense of gratitude for your amazing work! As you know, Our family comes from a long tradition of top-notch photojournalism, having been close friends with Henri Cartier-...

Katie & Tom

Wedding Photographer: 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!

Christine & Bryan

Wedding Photographer: Douglas Despres

"Doug these are amazing!! I can't even tell you how much I'm in love with them! You did such an incredible job and I cannot thank you enough! They're unreal!"...