London Wedding Photographers

London Wedding Photographers

Our London photographers also provide documentary-style coverage in: Greenwich, Westminster, Eltham, Hackney, Homerton, Dalston, Kingsland, Shacklewell, De Beauvoir Town, Clapton, Stamford Hill, Hackney Central, Hackney Wick, South Hackney, West Hackney, Islington

London Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

Intimate Wedding Photography in London - Capturing the Joy of Small Celebrations - Discover the best London 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 London 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, London documentary wedding photographers available right now who understand that some weddings and elopements can’t wait. Find yours today!

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

London Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small London 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 courthouse, pop-up, themed, 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.

47 London Wedding Photographers...

Wedding photographer Stam Chananakhon

Stam Chananakhon is a destination wedding photographer that loves to document compelling real moments for her couples. An obsessive French bulldog owner and passport stamp collector, Stam has worked as a wedding photographer in over 15 different countries.

3000 (GBP)
London elopement wedding reportage photographer Lyndsey Goddard, of England UK

Lyndsey Goddard is a UK destination wedding photographer with a background in Fine Art and qualifications from the University of the Arts in London. Photography has been an enduring passion of hers, and she has used it to great effect in her career, including travel...

3250 (GBP)

Award-winning wedding photographer Liam Collard offers creative lighting expertise, and innovative photojournalistic style. Available for destination weddings worldwide.

3000 (GBP)

Kristian Leven, an England-based wedding photographer, captures the moments that make up our lives by using a journalistic style. As a visual storyteller, he is passionate about capturing spontaneous and significant moments.

3000 (GBP)
Documentary Wedding Photography by Niaz Maleknia

Niaz Maleknia, Iranian award-winning wedding photographer based in London, holds an MA in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography. She has exhibited work internationally and teaches at the University of the Arts London.

1000 (GBP)
Oat-Chaiyasith - Chaiyasith Junjuerdee Photography

Chaiyasith Junj, a skilled international destination wedding photographer with an architecture and design background, specializes in capturing honest moments with a journalistic style. His unobtrusive approach and diverse skills result in modern, professional photos.

4000 (USD)
Intimate wedding photography by Wayne La

Wayne La is an experienced and passionate wedding photographer. Drawing on his life experience, he captures every couple's unique story with a spontaneous and in-the-moment approach, looking for the shards of interest in the ordinary to create humorous, ironic, and...

350/hour (GBP)

Harry Richards is an England-based wedding photographer with over a decade of experience photographing over 160 weddings and civil partnerships. He has an appreciation for filmmaking, developing a disciplined approach to photography and ultimately having a knowledge of...

200/hour (GBP)
Elopement and wedding photography by Kate Hampson

With a creative eye that spans forty years, London-based documentary wedding photographer Kate Hampson is a master at preserving the essence of life's most cherished moments.

3400 (GBP)
United Kingdom documentary wedding photography by Dominique Shaw of York Place Studios

Dominique Shaw, an England wedding photographer, is known for her journalistic style and ability to capture the authentic moments of a wedding. With a background in film photography and fine art influences, she brings a unique perspective as a visual storyteller.

3500 (GBP)

Steven Carter Hewson is a UK wedding photographer, blending stunning compositions with raw emotion. He has a background in advertising, having worked as an Art Director for two London ad agencies.

1495 (GBP)
 A skilled wedding photographer named Nick Tucker, based in London, England, capturing cherished moments throughout the United Kingdom.

Nick Tucker is a London-based professional wedding photographer with a mix of writing and photography background. His style is documentary-editorial, taking wonderful and unique photos which make up beautiful, heightened versions of each wedding day.

2000 (GBP)
Liam Smith photography for wedding events and elopements

Using a documentary approach, Liam Smith, a London-based wedding photographer, tells the visual story of couples' weddings, capturing everything from the morning nerves to the dancing on the tables, ensuring they receive the best possible photos.

1800 (GBP)

Danny Woodstock is an experienced wedding photographer, having been in the business since 2010 and photographing happy couples worldwide. He crafts unique images that deviate from the norm, and strives to form meaningful relationships with all of his clients.

1400 (GBP)
London elopement and wedding reportage photography by John Sanders of the England, United Kingdom WPJA

As a London-based wedding photojournalist, John Sanders has spent over 25 years perfecting his craft. Starting off in pop band photography for Smash Hits Magazine, he then moved on to educational sector projects, celebrity portraiture, and advertising.

500 (GBP)
Katarina Nichol wedding and elopement photography

Katarina Nichol is a UK wedding photojournalist, capturing unexpected moments of a wedding day in her documentary-style photography.

150/hour (GBP)
Creative wedding and elopement photography by Ernie Savarese

Ernie Savarese is a professional wedding photographer passionate about photography and design. He started his career as a Graphic Designer and loves gadgets and tech, which his photography perfectly reflects. Ernie strives to capture the emotion of people's special...

1500 (GBP)
Wedding Reportage Photography by Emis Stasaitis

Emis Stasaitis, an East London-based wedding photographer with design background, lives on a narrowboat by Regent's Canal. He applies unique spatial studies and human behavior insights to capture authentic moments without excessive staging.

1850 (GBP)

Emil Boczek is a Europe wedding photographer who takes a documentary approach to storytelling through visual media. With over 25 years of experience, he is based in the UK and captures authentic moments of love without interfering with the wedding day.

Emil Boczek

Wolverhampton in West Midlands, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1550 (GBP)
BW portrait of Mark Wallis, Europe wedding reportage photographer

In a journalistic style, Mark Wallis, a wedding photographer, expertly captures the heartfelt moments and authentic emotions of the wedding day, from the behind-the-scene preparations to the lively dancefloor.

Mark Wallis

Long Eaton in Derbyshire, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1450 (GBP)
England, United Kingdom wedding reportage photography by Paul Tansley

Paul Tansley is an experienced wedding reportage photographer based in England. With over 14 years of experience, Paul and his wife Carol capture weddings in a documentary style. Formerly a fashion magazine photographer, Paul brings his expertise in making women look...

Paul Tansley

Bordon in Hampshire, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1600 (GBP)
Lifestyle portrait of Andy Sidders, an England Wedding Reportage Photographer of the UK WPJA

Andy Sidders is a UK wedding reportage photographer with 10 years' experience, Andy has photographed over 150 weddings and his talent for capturing action, fun and the love of the day has been honed on sports and gig photography.

Andy Sidders

Cheddington in Buckinghamshire, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1799 (GBP)
UK wedding reportage and engagement photography by Damion Mower

Based in England, wedding reportage photographer Damion Mower has a background in marketing and advertising. Passionate about visual arts, he captures both the moments and emotions of a couple's special day.

1995 (GBP)
Geeshan Bandara wedding photography studio owner

Geeshan Bandara, an international award-winning wedding photographer, specializes in capturing stories through his pictures. With over 10 years of experience shooting weddings across Europe and Asia, he has worked with both grand celebrity weddings and small intimate ones.

Geeshan Bandara

Dubai, AE *Now booking London weddings.
2500 (USD)
United Kingdom wedding photography, engagement portraits and elopements by Jenny Rutterford

Jenny Rutterford, an English wedding photojournalist, has a background in editing, marketing, and fundraising. Living by the sea, she specializes in capturing moments and the emotions that define a wedding.

1850 (GBP)
Lifestyle portrait of England wedding photographer Tori Deslauriers

With a decade of experience and a passion for photography that started at a young age, Tori Deslauriers approaches weddings with a unique perspective. As a wedding photojournalist, she focuses on capturing genuine, unscripted moments and believes in fun over posing.

Tori Deslauriers

St Albans in Hertfordshire, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1200 (GBP)
UK wedding photography and elopements by Anna Mikulich

Anna Mikulich is an accomplished wedding photographer who embraces a documentary approach to her storytelling. Through her lens, Anna captures the authentic and intimate moments of love, creating visual representations that speak volumes about the beauty and emotion of each...

Anna Mikulich

Basingstoke in Hampshire, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1850 (GBP)
Wedding reportage and elopement photography by Clive Blair Photos

With a documentary approach, Clive Blair weaves unforgettable visual stories through his storytelling skills. Passionate about capturing emotions, his unobtrusive style allows him to document moments. Based in the West Midlands, Clive covers ceremonies of all sizes, from...

Clive Blair

Birmingham in West Midlands, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1200 (GBP)
Rob Dodsworth - Wedding Reportage Images

Rob Dodsworth is an England-based wedding reportage photographer with a passion for capturing the special and often overlooked moments. Since 2010, he has been telling beautiful wedding stories through his documentary style approach.

Rob Dodsworth

Norwich in Norfolk, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1995 (GBP)
BW wedding photography by Melissa Iannace

In her role as a visual storyteller, Melissa Iannace utilizes her photojournalistic style to authentically capture the heartfelt moments of love at weddings, producing stunning black & white and color images.

1500 (EUR)
United Kingdom Wedding Reportage Photographer David Weightman - Married to My Camera

David Weightman, a wedding photographer based in the UK, approaches his work with a documentary approach, emphasizing storytelling through his visuals. With a 1st Class Honours Degree in Photography from the University for the Creative Arts in Surrey, his talent has been...

David Weightman

Guildford in Surrey, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1200 (GBP)
Wedding and elopement photography by Peter Rowen

Peter Rowen is a wedding photojournalist, with nearly two decades of expertise. His goal is to authentically depict the ambiance of your big day while also pursuing his passion for outdoor adventures like mountain biking, snowboarding, and motorcycling.

Peter Rowen

Ashbourne in Meath, IE *Now booking London weddings.
2500 (EUR)
Italy Couple Engagement Sessions Wedding and Elopement Photographer Carlo Bettuolo

Carlo Bettuolo: experienced wedding photographer, specialized in "Wedding Reportage" or "Wedding Photojournalism", capturing real moments in a creative way. 10+ years in the wedding industry.

Carlo Bettuolo

Venice in Venezia, IT *Now booking London weddings.
1100 (EUR)
United Kingdom wedding reportage images by England-based Darren Lehane

Darren Lehane is a wedding photographer based in England. With a background in street photography and photojournalism, he captures candid and natural moments, genuine emotions, and real stories. Darren's work has been exhibited in prestigious galleries and he has won...

Darren Lehane

in Bristol, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1500 (GBP)
United Kingdom wedding reportage-style photography by Tracy Morter

Tracy Morter, an England-based wedding photographer, takes a documentary approach to her work, using visual storytelling to capture authentic and beautiful moments at weddings held in a range of venues, from muddy fields to elegant country houses.

Tracy Morter

South Woodham Ferrers in Essex, GB *Now booking London weddings.
2000 (GBP)
Kirill Brusilovsky wedding photography for creative couples

Using a documentary approach, Kirill Brusilovsky, an award-winning photographer with extensive experience in advertising, design, and photography, tells stories through his visual storytelling.

Kirill Brusilovsky

Hamburg in Hamburg, DE *Now booking London weddings.
300/hour (EUR)
England elopement and wedding reportage photography by James Pearce - United Kingdom WPJA Pro

James Pearce is a UK-based wedding photographer and videographer invested in capturing emotion and the story of a couple's wedding day. He enjoys La La Land, instant photos, coffee, pizza, sand between his toes, the TV show Lost, obscure emo and pop-punk bands.

James Pearce

Ramsgate in Kent, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1700 (GBP)
Bedfordshire wedding photography by Paresh Tailor for London England

Paresh Tailor

Luton in Bedfordshire, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1500 (GBP)
Engagement, elopement and wedding photography by Nicola Hudson

Nicola Hudson is an experienced wedding photojournalist based in England. With over 10 years of running her own successful photography business, she brings confidence and expertise to every wedding, capturing candid and authentic moments.

Nicola Hudson

Chichester in West Sussex, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1750 (GBP)
England Wedding Photography by Graham Nixon

With a background in TV and movies, Graham Nixon is not your ordinary photographer. As a skilled wedding photojournalist, he has expertly framed and captured over 600 weddings since 2005, ensuring every moment tells a story.

Graham Nixon

Godalming in Surrey, GB *Now booking London weddings.
2000 (GBP)
BW picture of England wedding photographer Ryan Cox of the United Kingdom

With a career spanning more than twenty years, Ryan Cox has established himself as a top wedding photographer, recognized for his unique documentary approach. Through his distinctive storytelling style and masterful use of visuals, he preserves the genuine essence and...

Ryan Cox

Cranleigh in Surrey, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1850 (GBP)
United Kingdom elopement and wedding reportage photography by Nikkala Faye Ades

Nikkala Faye Ades, a documentary wedding photographer based in the UK, launched her photography journey in 2010 by obtaining an HND in Graphic Design. Inspired by a brief stint as a model, she invested in her first Nikon D40 to hone her technical photography skills.

Nikkala Faye Ades

Norwich in Norfolk, GB *Now booking London weddings.
2500 (GBP)
BW portrait of England wedding photographer Milda Vasiliauskaite of the United Kingdom WPJA

Milda Vasiliauskaite is a skilled wedding photographer with over 12 years of experience, known for capturing genuine emotions and unique celebrations. Drawing inspiration from various sources, her style blends editorial sophistication with documentary authenticity. Based in...

775 (GBP)

Manes Pangalos, a skilled wedding photographer, London-born and now based in Greece, blends passion and expertise to capture love stories. Armed with a camera since childhood, he transitioned from a "real" job to pursue his lifelong dream of photography...

Manes Pangalos

Athens, GR *Now booking London weddings.
2200 (EUR)
Portrait of wedding photographer in Derbyshire and Derby, Mamad Mossadegh of the East Midlands England United Kingdom Wedding Photojournalist Association

Mamad Mossadegh, an England-based wedding photographer with a BA in Photography, specializes in natural light, blending documentary and editorial styles. Drawing from 16 years of experience, he captures timeless images and genuine character in relaxed sessions.

Mamad Mossadegh

Derby in Derbyshire, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1995 (GBP)
United Kingdom wedding reportage-style photography by Murray Clarke

Murray Clarke - Professional UK wedding photojournalist with a passion for capturing natural and artistic images that tell a story. With over a decade of experience in broadcast television, Murray brings a unique perspective to every wedding he shoots.

Murray Clarke

Worthing in West Sussex, GB *Now booking London weddings.
1500 (GBP)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving London Couples

London Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

London, England - An engaged couple embraces in front of romantic, old buildings. The natural lighting highlights their love against the backdrop of the City of London.
Engaged couple poses in front of historic London architecture with soft lighting.
London couple pose for moody portrait at restaurant booth.
Picture of a London wedding at a hotel, capturing a touching moment as the bride's mother lovingly wipes her cheek during the father's speech.
Guests gathered in the reception hall of a London hotel, illuminated by lighting that perfectly complements a beautiful painting hanging on the wall.
A beautiful wedding day moment captured at Asylum Chapel in London, UK, as a couple joyfully steps out into a flurry of confetti.
Beautiful photo of a newlywed couple sharing a romantic kiss after their wedding ceremony at the stunning Asylum Chapel in London, UK. A moment filled with love and bliss.
Newlyweds joyfully dance their first dance at Hampton Court House in the UK, with the bride twirling her elegant dress around her.
Newlyweds exit their ceremony at Hampton Court House under a beautiful cloudy sky, surrounded by joyful guests and bubble confetti.
Wedding day bliss captured by an award-winning WPJA photographer. In the back of a taxi in bustling Soho, London, the newlyweds sneak a quiet moment as the bride leans on her groom.
A moment captured at Wilton's Music Hall in London by a talented WPJA photographer. A young guest taking a playful rest during the wedding breakfast adds a touch of childlike joy to the special occasion.
This engagement portrait features an engaged couple in London standing among a beautiful grove of white birch trees along the South bank. They radiate excitement for their upcoming marriage.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can couples find London photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for London 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.
Q: How can couples find top-ranked London wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the London photographers you see at the top of your search results page have recently won the most — and the most recent — contest awards. Our contests judge photographers based on their creativity, style, composure, and ability to capture the heart of any couple's story on their wedding day.
Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my London 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 London wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
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RAVES, REVIEWS, AND London WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

Amanda & David

Photo by Lyndsey Goddard

We received your wonderful gift of a USB stick yesterday and cannot thank you enough for what was within! They are just amazing - all of them. Just breathtakingly stunning! I cried when I viewed some of them as it was like re-living the day all over again (I cried then too of course). We are so pleased. I have had to look at them again and again as each time I do, I see more and more, which is an incredidle feat to achieve. Your mirror work is outstanding - what a talent. I have sent some to Emma and she is thrilled and even James liked what he saw - which is a first. We now have the task of choosing some favourites which will be very difficult. Thanks again for everything - for the day itself and your wonderful presence, and especially for the pictures which are just phenomenally brilliant. I have *** to thank as he wasn't available and recommended you, so if you see him do tell him. What a find you were, so pleased he was booked (don't tell him that bit!) Thanks again and take care and keep up the outstanding work. I shall continue to look at your blog and view your work as I have a deep appreciation of what you produce. In fact, to be able to re-produce emotions through pictures that will last forever is quite unusual and requires skill and talent. I have seen many other photographers sites and some do not really capture it.

David & Jade

Photo by Clive Blair

Clive, We got back late Wednesday evening and saw your email - we couldn't resist watching the slideshow of all 739 photos! Safe to say we were exhausted at work on Thursday, but it was so worth it! We fell in love with the photos and the day all over again. Thank you so much for the priceless memories you have captured of the best day of our lives! We will recommend you to everyone we know. You're such a professional, talented but chilled out guy! Your style of photography fits perfectly with our relaxed day! Thank you so much xx

Catriona & Haakon

Photo by Wayne La

The photos have arrived! And of course, we absolutely love them!!! You've really captured the spirit of the day and all the moments that made it special. We can't stop looking at them - there's just so much to see in every photo, and the longer we look at them, the more there is to see! The composition of some of them is just genius. We had such a fun day, and I'm just delighted that we've got these photos to remember it by - we're so lucky we found you. The presentation box and USB key are also gorgeous, such a lovely touch. I can't even imagine how much work went into the photos, we've spent hours and hours just looking at them! So a MASSIVE thank you and AMAZING work. Cat