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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Cheshire Wedding Photographers

Cheshire Wedding Photographers

Find Cheshire photographers serving: Warrington, Chester, Crewe, Runcorn, Widnes, Ellesmere Port, Macclesfield, Northwich

Cheshire Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Cheshire 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 Cheshire, 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 Cheshire elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented. It's important to work with a WPJA Cheshire 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, Cheshire 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

Attention wedding photographers! Submit your elopement story images today to be featured here!

Elopement Photographers for Small Cheshire Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Cheshire 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.

England WPJA members are ready to document any DIY - do it yourself, themed, justice of the peace, 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 romantic, symbolic, 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 Cheshire Couples

6 Cheshire Wedding Photographers...

UK engagement, wedding and elopement photography by Patrick Mateer
2000 (GBP)
Engagement, wedding and elopement photography by Hollie Mateer of M and G Wedding Photography
2000 (GBP)
Documentary wedding photography by Janina Brocklesby

Janina Brocklesby

Lytham St Annes in Lancashire, GB *Now booking Cheshire weddings.
1000 (GBP)
Wedding reportage-style photography and engagements by Jawad Aslam

Jawad Aslam

Bradford in West Yorkshire, GB *Now booking Cheshire weddings.
1500 (GBP)
Studio Portrait of Wedding Reportage Photographer Cris Lowis

Cris Lowis

Stafford in Staffordshire, GB *Now booking Cheshire weddings.
1200 (GBP)

Cheshire Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

A top featured image from Colshaw Hall in Cheshire among the best wedding photography showing the Bride walking down stairs
A documentary wedding photographer at the Merrydale Manor captured this picture of the Bride getting in her dress and flower girl looking on
The Mere, Knutsford wedding image of a family in an emotional hug
Thornton Manor wedding venue photography - Last time Mom will dress her little girl
Merrydale Manor, Cheshire, UK wedding reportage photographer: Father of the Groom kissing his son
Merrydale Manor, Cheshire, UK wedding venue photographer - Canapes being served to guests at the outdoor wedding party
Merrydale Manor, Cheshire, UK wedding venue photo | Groom confetti run
Somerford Farm, Cheshire wedding photos — Getting down on the dance floor at a marquee wedding

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who are the best Cheshire wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Cheshire 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 Cheshire 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 Cheshire wedding photographers for their own wedding.
Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my Cheshire 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 Cheshire wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
WPJA Communiqué: Featured Wedding Photography Articles
It’s no secret that these are strange times we’re going through right now, and there are many couples out there with weddings set in the near future who are left feeling uncertain and concerned about their futures. While that’s understandable, it’s also important to...Read more
While some people live for the hustle and bustle of a big wedding with extravagant décor and an impossibly long guest list, others find these kinds of weddings to be too much hoopla, preferring instead something simpler and quieter, allowing for more intimacy between them...Read more
So your wedding is just around the corner and you’ve decided to elope , either because you want to do this on a budget , avoid a large wedding party, or simply to enjoy the day together with minimal distractions and as little stress as possible . They say 'all you...Read more

RAVES, REVIEWS, AND Cheshire WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

Elaine and David

Photo by Cris Lowis

Cris - thank you for capturing the day so amazingly. You can really see our personality through the photos. I’m so glad we booked you! We couldn’t be happier and we couldn’t recommend your services enough.