Derbyshire Wedding Photographers

Derbyshire Wedding Photographers

Our Derbyshire photographers also provide documentary-style coverage in: Derby, Chesterfield, Swadlincote, Belper

Derbyshire Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

Intimate Wedding Photography in Derbyshire - Capturing the Joy of Small Celebrations - Discover the best Derbyshire photographers specializing in intimate marriages. Couples are embracing the trend of smaller, more meaningful celebrations. Let our talented photographers capture the joy and intimacy of your wedding day.

By planning a simple Derbyshire elopement, couples are able to stay present in the moment and fully absorb the impact of their wedding day. Given the fact that many couples feel more natural and at ease in intimate settings, it's no surprise that some of the most breathtaking wedding images come from elopements.

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

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Derbyshire Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Derbyshire 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.

East Midlands WPJA members are ready to document any civil ceremony, mini, pop-up, 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.

View Award-Winning Pictures from Derbyshire Wedding Venues

11 Derbyshire Wedding Photographers...

BW portrait of Mark Wallis, Europe wedding reportage photographer

With a documentary approach, Mark Wallis competently tells the visual story of your wedding, using an unobtrusive style to capture the genuine and intimate moments that unfold throughout the day.

1450 (GBP)
East Midlands documentary wedding photography by Simon Dewey of England, United Kingdom

With an impressive background as a wedding photojournalist, Simon Dewey brings his expertise in capturing candid and intimate moments to every event he photographs in The Midlands.

1150 (GBP)
Portrait of wedding photographer in Derbyshire and Derby, Mamad Mossadegh of the East Midlands England United Kingdom Wedding Photojournalist Association

Mamad Mossadegh, based in England, is a wedding and portrait photographer with a Photography BA. With 16 years of experience, he expertly captures natural light moments, inspired by fashion photography.

1995 (GBP)
UK Wedding Photographer, Tracey Smith

Tracey Smith, a professional and organized wedding photographer based in the scenic countryside near the Peak District, holds a Law degree and previous experience as a trainee solicitor. Known for her relaxed and genuine style, she captures moments with her friendly energy...

995 (GBP)
England engagement, wedding and elopement photography by Hollie Mateer of M and G Wedding Photography

Hollie Mateer is an East Yorkshire-based wedding photographer known for her unique, unposed style. Drawing inspiration from photographers like William Eggleston and Diane Arbus, she captures authentic moments that truly reflect couples and their special day. With a...

2500 (GBP)
UK engagement, wedding and elopement photography by Patrick Mateer

Patrick Mateer is an expert England wedding photojournalist who runs M and G Wedding Photography alongside his wife Hollie Mateer and another photographer, Matt Godman. His photography passion began in childhood, inspired by his father’s art and animation teaching career.

2500 (GBP)
Wedding reportage photography by James Arnia

James Arnia is an accomplished wedding photojournalist who has been expertly capturing moments on couples' special days for over a decade in various cultural settings.

James Arnia

Nottingham in Nottinghamshire, GB *Now booking Derbyshire weddings.
1200 (GBP)
United Kingdom wedding reportage photography by Andrew Heeley

Andrew Heeley is a UK-travelling wedding photographer who captures creative stories with dynamic light and contrast. With 4 years of professional experience and a love of film and black and white, he looks to add a unique touch to each wedding.

Andrew Heeley

Sheffield in South Yorkshire, GB *Now booking Derbyshire weddings.
2000 (GBP)
Nicholas Haigh - UK wedding reportage photographer

England wedding photographer Nicholas Haigh, with 11 years of experience in landscape and architecture photography, specializes in candid, documentary-style wedding photography. Based in Lincolnshire, he also covers weddings across the UK and Europe.

Nicholas Haigh

Lincoln in Lincolnshire, GB *Now booking Derbyshire weddings.
1500 (GBP)

Nic Shuttleworth

Toulston in North Yorkshire, GB *Now booking Derbyshire weddings.
1800 (GBP)
Color portrait of Cheshire England wedding photographer Paul Atherton

Paul Atherton is a Cheshire-based wedding photographer specializing in corporate and event photography. With a focus on authentic images, he captures unscripted moments at premier venues in the area. Atherton also offers bespoke designed albums for clients to cherish their...

Paul Atherton

Macclesfield in Cheshire, GB *Now booking Derbyshire weddings.
1750 (GBP)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Derbyshire Couples

Derbyshire Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

At Derwent Reservoir, Peak District, UK, the soon-to-be-wed couple embrace lovingly, with the iconic Dambusters practicing dam as a backdrop for their engagement portrait.
This wedding photo captures a sweet moment at a Derbyshire event, with the bride's home as the backdrop - the flower girl plays with her favorite toy in the mirror.
A charming scene unfolds as children prepare for the big day by reading kids books at Morley Hayes Golf Course in Derbyshire, captured in a candid moment during a wedding.
Wedding day moment at Millfields Farm Venue: Groom reading vows to bride during indoor ceremony, captured in a charming black and white style for a timeless touch.
Bride gracefully dips during first dance at the wedding venue of Calke Abbey Riding School, captured in a timeless black and white style, adding a touch of vintage charm to the romantic moment.
A beautiful moment unfolds as the Bride arrives at the wedding Ceremony at Peak Edge Hotel in Chesterfield, UK, with men assisting her out of the bridal car onto the red carpet.
Black and white image of guests joyfully dancing at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire, with a live band in the background, capturing the lively atmosphere of the wedding celebration.
At Millfields Farm in Derbyshire, guests play a game of Jenga, with a tower of wooden blocks toppling over on the lawn at a whimsical wedding celebration.
A beautiful bride in a white gown about to embrace her husband at the altar during their indoor wedding ceremony at Rossington Hall in Derbyshire.
A bride arriving at an outdoor ceremony in Draycott, Derbyshire, UK, framed in a whimsical children's play tent.
Guests arriving at a very rainy wedding in Draycott, Derbyshire, UK, during a monsoon-like downpour
The children take a break and absorb the colorful E-Numbers from their sweets during the reception in Long Eaton, Derbyshire, UK

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who are the best Derbyshire wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Derbyshire 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: Where can I find a photographer for a short-notice, small Derbyshire wedding?
A: There are many WPJA photographers who are able to help you out at a moment's notice. We understand that sometimes love happens and there's simply no time to lose. We can ensure that you can get married as quickly as possible — and have incredible photographs to remember your Derbyshire wedding day by.
Q: How can couples find Derbyshire photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Derbyshire 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.
WPJA Communiqué: Featured Wedding Photography Articles
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