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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United Arab Emirates Wedding Photographers

United Arab Emirates Wedding Photographers

Find United Arab Emirates photographers serving: UAE, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Al Ain, Ajman, Ras al-Khaimah

United Arab Emirates Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

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

Shooting an elopement or small United Arab Emirates 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.

Middle East WPJA members are ready to document any secret, courthouse, 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.

We are anxious to create a picture story chronicling your unique, boutique, symbolic, 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 United Arab Emirates Couples

7 United Arab Emirates Wedding Photographers...

Chandan Sojitra is an Engagement Portrait, Wedding and Elopement Photographer
2200 (USD)
Dubai UAE wedding photography by Melon Perez
2000 (USD)
Sergio Russo elopement and wedding photography from the studio ParamountPics
3000 (USD)
Wedding photography and elopements by Derya Engin

Derya Engin

in Istanbul, TR *Now booking United Arab Emirates weddings.
800 (EUR)
Engagement Portrait Pro and Wedding Photographer Ankita Asthana

Ankita Asthana

Mumbai in Maharashtra, IN *Now booking United Arab Emirates weddings.
6000 (USD)
Amanda Gril Wedding and Event Photography

Amanda Gril

Sardinia in Cagliari, IT *Now booking United Arab Emirates weddings.
1200 (EUR)

Morgan Lynn Razi

Houston in Texas, US *Now booking United Arab Emirates weddings.
15500 (USD)

United Arab Emirates Wedding Elopement Photography - WedElope

View WedElope Image Galleries by United Arab Emirates Wedding Photographers from Small Events and Intimate Elopements.

United Arab Emirates Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

Dubai post proposal portrait session with a UAE engagement photographer of an Asia couple smiling and laughing
UAE desert pre-wedding photo session with an engaged couple from United Arab Emirates Exploring the Dubai desert
UAE sands engagement photo shoot with a fun loving couple in the Dubai Desert Having a laugh
Al Qasr Resort, Dubai wedding with a very delighted Mother of the Bride hugging her daughter
The Ritz Dubai wedding prep photography with the bride and her Lipstick
Bab Al Shams Desert and Resort - Couple Exploring the desert during prewedding photo session for portraits
Dancing Bride at the One & Only Resort, The Palm Dubai - Wedding Photography UAE
Dubai Wedding Photographer - United Arab Emirates One & Only Resort, The Palm Dubai Wedding Photography of flower girls, one is crying

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Sanat Bahçem wedding photography from outdoor ceremony

Jennifer & Akram

Photo by Derya Engin

Derya, we can't thank you enough for your contribution to our wedding. You and your team truly went above and beyond to ensure you captured every moment. It meant so much that you helped us capture the evening before with all our traditions. At every step of the process you helped us stay calm and natural. You have an amazing combination of professionalism and creativity. You and your team fit naturally into the whole wedding and were flexible enough to go with the flow. The end result was breathtaking. Both the photos and the video were stunning and we couldn't be happier. Thank you for capturing these memories we'll cherish always.

Pam & Jorrit

Photo by Amanda Gril

We were so happy with you as our wedding photographer last week at our wedding in Ibiza. BEAUTIFUL pictures made with a special eye and attention for people and environment. We will absolutely recommend you to our friends and people we know for their wedding photos!! One more time: THANK YOU VERY DUTCH!

Istanbul Destination wedding photo of a kiss on boat on the Bosphorus

Raz & John

Photo by Derya Engin

Dear Derya, You and your team are amazing, and did an absolute phenomenal job capturing all the special moments we had in our wedding day. Finding a photographer for the destination wedding is tough when you have no idea what to expect until the day of, but we were so lucky to find you and your team. Everything went very smoothly because of your professional and awesome attitude. We are so happy with our wedding pictures and video, and can't stop looking at them. Thanks for making our wedding day even more memorable with your fantastic work. Raz and John