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. 

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Texas - Southern Wedding Photographers

Texas - Southern Wedding Photographers

Find Texas - Southern photographers serving: San Antonio, Houston, Corpus Christi, Laredo, Brownsville, McAllen

Texas - Southern Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Texas - Southern 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 Texas - Southern, and those small weddings allow them to truly enjoy every aspect of their day. These intimate events allow brides and grooms to be fully present, as they are less worried and intimidated about the sheer size and scope of the day. While they may be planning a sweet and simple Texas - Southern elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented. It's important to work with a WPJA Texas - Southern photographer who specializes in elopements and who understands the unique dynamic of this type of event. The right photographer will capture the events of the day, the atmosphere of the event and the most important details.

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

Most Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

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Elopement Photographers for Small Texas - Southern Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Texas - Southern 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.

United States WPJA members are ready to document any DIY - do it yourself, city hall, 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.

We are anxious to create a picture story chronicling your intimate, religious, 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 Texas - Southern Couples

14 Texas - Southern Wedding Photographers...

Philip Thomas

San Antonio in Texas, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
4000 (USD)
Engaged couple portraits and wedding photography by Shannon Cain

Shannon Cain

New Braunfels in Texas, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
4600 (USD)
Emily Liang, Wedding Photography and Engagement Portrait Sessions for Couples

Emily Liang

Houston in Texas, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
2500 (USD)

Morgan Lynn Razi

Houston in Texas, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
15500 (USD)
Amy DeYoung for marriage photography of real moments

Amy DeYoung

San Antonio in Texas, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
3800 (USD)
Wedding photography and elopements by Ray Iavasile of Michigan

Ray Iavasile

Birmingham in Michigan, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
3000 (USD)
Studio Image of Wedding and Elopement Photographer Vinh Vo of 3M Studios LLC

Vinh Vo

Rockwall in Texas, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
2000 (USD)

Robert Walker

Dallas in Texas, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
2400 (USD)
Wedding and Elopement Photographer Jared Lindsay

Jared Lindsay

Fort Worth in Texas, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
2100 (USD)
Bill McCullough Wedding Photography

Bill McCullough

Austin in Texas, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
2550 (USD)
Andrew Alwert Studios for creative storytelling elopement and wedding images using a documentary-style

Andrew Alwert

Gretna in Louisiana, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
2500 (USD)
Weddings, engagements and elopement photography by Kevin Kienitz

Kevin Kienitz

Aurora in Illinois, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
3000 (USD)
Gretchen Troop Photography Studio for Weddings, Elopements and Portraits

Gretchen Troop

Boulder in Colorado, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
2500 (USD)
USA engagement and wedding photography by Matei Horvath

Matei Horvath

Woodland Hills in California, US *Now booking Texas - Southern weddings.
3900 (USD)

Wedding Venue Pictures by Texas - Southern Wedding Photographers

Please select a venue below to view all associated contest-winning Texas - Southern wedding photos.

Texas - Southern Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

An Urban Pre Wedding Photoshoot in Houston of couple in black and white looking at each and laughing
Davis Mountain State Park post proposal portrait session with a Southern Texas engagement photographer of a Fort Davis couple standing in the fields with a light
Fort Davis post proposal portrait session with a Southern Texas engagement photographer of a San Antonio couple having a kiss at the Davis Mountain State Park
Davis Mountain State Park post proposal portrait photos of a happy Southern Texas couple kissing under the sun on the rolling desert hills
Best San Antonio documentary wedding photojournalism image from Club Giraud in Texas showing a Couple having a fun dance together and photographed through window of reception window
An extraordinary Bergheim Ranch event venue wedding image by a professional Texas photographer showing Guests dancing at the reception venue
An elegant Southern Texas wedding day portrait of the TX bride and groom at Bergheim Ranch event venue running on the grass under the sunshine, blue sky and clouds
A San Antonio wedding photographer at The Argyle created this image of The groom with his back to the camera holds a prayer with groomsmen

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who are the best Texas - Southern wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Texas - Southern 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 Texas - Southern 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 Texas - Southern wedding photographers for their own wedding.
Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my Texas - Southern 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 Texas - Southern wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
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RAVES, REVIEWS, AND Texas - Southern WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

Tim + Kristin

Photo by Jared Lindsay

“Holy cow Jared! I want to cry I love them so much! Our trust was very well founded. Thank you. You captured our moments and more. I’m so happy”. – Kristin.

A wedding ceremony picture of a New Orleans bride and groom during their vow exchange inside a Louisiana church

Ashley and Blake

Photo by Andrew Alwert

Andrew, I can't thank you enough for these absolutely stunning pictures! I'm telling all of my friends to run, not walk, to book you for all of their photography needs!! You are simply the best. Ashley

Marcela & Rishi

Photo by Philip Thomas

What can we say...thank you so very much for sharing your art and your passion with us during our wedding weekend! Your photos capture the essence of the weekend-the joy, the fun, the passion, the love-you got it all. We can't wait to see "the book" and we can't want to work with you again. Thanks again!