United States Wedding Photographers

Wedding Photographers of United States, North America

Find the best wedding photographer for your United States wedding through the International Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA of the USA.

282 Documentary Wedding Photographers available for your wedding...

Philip Thomas is a British wedding photographer based out of San Antonio, Texas

British photographer Philip is based out of San Antonio, Texas and is available for local and destination weddings. Philip has been married to Marcie since 2006 and have two beautiful little girls. Photography is Philip's passion and part of his...

Starting Price:
3400 (USD)
Ventura, Los Angeles and Oxnard are home to wedding photographer Carsten Schertzer

Hello! My name is Carsten. I am a wedding and engagement photographer based in Ventura County. Weddings and Engagements are my passion and I've been lucky enough to call this my career for the last 5 years...

Starting Price:
2300 (USD)
San Francisco wedding reportage photographer, Joyce Perlman

Joyce Perlman lives in San Francisco and Mendocino, California, where she is best known for her images of fine art wedding photography. Her particular style utilizes a blend of documentary photography with contemporary portraiture; stylish and...

Starting Price:
4200 (USD)
Nick Otto is a San Francisco based wedding photographer with 13 years of experience as a photojournalist.

Nick is a photojournalist with 13 years of experience. His work has appeared regularly in publications around the world. A few include The Washington Post (USA), The Telegraph (UK), The Australian (AUS) and The South China Morning Post (HK). He has also...

Starting Price:
1350 (USD)
San Diego, CA based wedding photographer Shaun Baker

Shaun grew up studying film and television with the dream of becoming a director. He graduated college with six production certificates and his bachelor’s degree in communications. Shortly after his college graduation, Shaun put the video camera down and...

Starting Price:
3200 (USD)
Brett Butterstein is a Southern California based wedding photographer.

2017 - Speaker - The Rural Workshop - Barcelona, Spain 2016 - Photographer of the Year (POY) Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) 2015 - Speaker -FDF - Córdoba, Argentina 2014 - Speaker - FDF - Seville, Spain 2013 - Junebug Weddings Best of the...

Starting Price:
2400 (USD)
Lukas Guillaume of France discovered wedding photography in Australia

I discovered photography when I was living in Australia. I wanted to show my family and friends the beautiful landscapes of this very singular country and to share my new life and adventure with them. Later on I started taking portraits of people and...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)

I am a photojournalist and Pulitzer finalist who approaches weddings with a quiet presence and an eye for authenticity. In practice, this entails moving with a calm demeanor and a desire to remain unnoticed, finding small moments of intimacy in the midst...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Photography of Weddings in Nebraska by Andrea Bibeault

My talented husband Ed, and I are Omaha wedding photographers. We met when we got paired up to work on a project in one of our art classes in college. He asked me on a date (to the free movie on campus) and the rest is history! We are visual storytellers...

Starting Price:
2600 (USD)
Leah Moyers is a traveling photographer with a fine arts background from Knoxville, TN.

Leah Moyers is a traveling wedding photographer with a fine arts background located in East Tennessee. Her style is unobtrusive, candid, and thoughtfully captured. She creates relationships with clients that allow her to capture them authentically and...

Starting Price:
3600 (USD)
Dennis Crider is a documentary-styled wedding photographer in Cleveland Ohio

Hello there! Welcome to Dennis Crider Photography. I am a wedding documentary-styled photographer in Cleveland Ohio but open to destination weddings around the world. Weddings have been a tradition for centuries in every culture. Your photographer...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
San Francisco wedding photojournalist Tanarak Visessonchoke

I'm Tanarak, a San Francisco, California wedding photographer. Originally from Thailand, Tanarak has lived and worked in Singapore, Paris, and Hong Kong and is inspired by different wedding cultures and traditions. He aims to make photos fresh and...

Starting Price:
5600 (USD)
Manhattan Wedding Photography by Tim D. Yun - serving all of New York City.

When Tim had his first encounter with a DSLR camera he was so fascinated he couldn’t put it away. He soon understood it was so much more than a toy. Not long after, he decided to make his new passion his profession. During the next few years, he received...

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Socal award-winning wedding photojournalist - Dennis Viera, from San Diego, CA

Dennis Viera is half of the internationally recognized, award-winning wedding photojournalism team of Viera Photographics. Based in Sonoma County, Dennis and his wife Jaime split their time shooting weddings close to home in beautiful Northern California...

Starting Price:
4500 (USD)
Jaime Viera is an award-winning wedding photojournalist in Southern California.

Jaime Viera is an international, award-winning wedding photographer based in Sonoma, California. Jaime discovered a love for photography while pursuing her passion for traveling the world. On each trip she returned with an impressive collection of images...

Starting Price:
4500 (USD)
Omaha Wedding Photography by Janine Cooper in Nebraska.

Janine has been photographing weddings in the Omaha area for 15 years! She is inspired by silly people, endearing mothers, and adorable grandpas. She is skilled in photographing people in their element and getting a good laugh out of just about anyone...

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
New Jersey Wedding Photography by Kelly Giardina

My photography story did not exactly start as early as Nick’s. I started by joining Nick on a few jobs and assisting him because I simply missed him on weekends. As I worked with Nick on a few weddings I realized how much I loved it and how my view of...

Starting Price:
3995 (USD)
Ben Chrisman is a WPJA destination wedding photographer from Charleston, South Carolina

Ben Chrisman, WPJA's Photographer of the Year in 2007 and first runner up in 2015, is a destination wedding photographer based in Charleston, South Carolina. Ben has consistently been ranked among the very best wedding photographers in the world for...

Starting Price:
12500 (USD)
Charleston, South Carolina is home to wedding photojournalist Erin Chrisman

Erin Chrisman, named one of the Top 10 Wedding Photographers in the World by American Photo magazine, worked for daily newspapers in Georgia and South Carolina for six years before starting a wedding photography company in Atlanta with three partners...

Starting Price:
8500 (USD)
Wedding photojournalist Cindy Brown is from Atlanta, Georgia

An overeducated wedding photojournalist and Atlanta native, Cindy is a recovering chocoholic, adventurous traveler and all around nerd. She loves to hike with her wife and photo partner, Sharon and their beagle/cattle dog Roux, the valedictorian of his...

Starting Price:
2700 (USD)
Colorado wedding photography studio of Graham Scobey

Ashley taught Graham that, when you really like someone, you intertwine your fingers. We’ve been holding hands that way ever since. Between then and now, we have dreamed our way from Los Angeles to Connecticut to Atlanta to Colorado. We’ve had the...

Starting Price:
3900 (USD)
Chicago documentary wedding photography by Allison  Williams

Chicago-based photographer Allison Williams specializes in modern, documentary wedding photography. Allison worked as a staff photojournalist for Sun-Times Media before starting her own company in 2010. She continues to photograph news and events and...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
James Nix has a passion for finding the story in his NC wedding photography

Twice honored as the North Carolina Photographer of the Year for community newspapers by The North Carolina Press Association (2010 and 2012.) A photojournalist and multimedia producer for the Independent Tribune, a Concord, NC-based newspaper.

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
New Jersey is home to WPJA member and wedding photographer JD Land

I've been photographing weddings professionally since 2011. I am lucky enough to be able to do what I love for a living and I am forever grateful for that. My style is photojournalistic storytelling with some epic portraiture mixed in!...

Starting Price:
3800 (USD)
Vermont wedding photography by Sarah Priestap

Freelance photographer for local and national publications including the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, Seven Days Vermont, and The Valley News.

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Chicago wedding photojournalist John Zich and his wife Anne, are both WPJA members in Illinois

John Zich and his wife, WPJA award-winner Anne Ryan, photograph news events for the world's leading publications. We also shoot a select few weddings a year. Working as a team, we use our story-telling approach to produce award-winning wedding...

Starting Price:
4200 (USD)
Kate McElwee is a Massachusetts based wedding photographer serving New England couples

I’m a Boston wedding photographer with a photojournalistic approach. My style is fresh, modern, and emotional, with a little bit of goofball thrown in. My specialties? Decisive moments, big hugs, dramatic backgrounds, sideways glances, goofy expressions...

Starting Price:
6500 (USD)
NC wedding photographer Neil Thurston spent several years in the action sports industry as a photographer

After studying photography at NESOP in Boston Massachusetts, Neil spent several years in the action sports industry as a photographer working with nationally recognized athletes in the snowboard, ski and motocross industries. In his personal work Neil...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Illinois wedding photography by Candice C. Cusic, of Chicago.

I’m Candice C. Cusic, a Chicago wedding photographer and family photographer. I am a photojournalist by training and visual storyteller at heart. I believe that the best images are moment-driven, and that you don’t need a hundred photographs of you and...

Starting Price:
5000 (USD)
Brian Hatton, a contemporary wedding photojournalist in NYC.

Brian Hatton is a contemporary wedding photojournalist with a vibrant sense of timing and creativity. His work represents a refreshing take on wedding photography - spirited, clean, and intimate. Brian has been published by the New York Times, Well Wed...

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Photographing NY weddings and events for over fifteen years, Casey Fatchett loves a good, fun NYC wedding.

I don't like having my picture taken. So, if you feel a bit awkward having your photo taken, I feel your pain. I have been photographing weddings and events for over fifteen years, and I always aim to make my clients feel as comfortable as possible...

Starting Price:
3900 (USD)
Olya Vysotskaya has a lifelong involvement with fine art, wedding and documentary photography in CT and NY.

Olya is involved in curating film programs for several international festivals and is constantly working on her personal film and photography projects.

Starting Price:
3250 (USD)
Andrea Mabry is a wedding photographer from Birmingham, Alabama

As a wedding photojournalist, I create vibrant, playful, engaging imagery that evokes the emotion of your wedding day. Based in Birmingham with a second home base in New Orleans, I especially love photographing weddings that have a little flair, be that...

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
Arizona wedding photographer Rebekah Sampson shoots in a documentary style.

I am dedicated to delivering my clients timeless portraits and emotion-filled documentation of their truest selves. I work with two incredible women and together we climb and run and wait and work together to capture your wedding day with creative...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Maryland and Baltimore are home to wedding photographer Kathleen Ricker

Hello! I’m Kathy and I am a Photographer & Adventurer. Walt Disney said... 'If you can dream it... you can do it...' I try to live by this mantra everyday of my life. As a photographer my career is based upon dreaming and creating. My goal...

Starting Price:
3800 (USD)
Bryan Surgener of Ohio captures images of real moments at weddings.

My love for photography was born out of a love for storytelling. I studied English and creative writing in college with the hope of becoming a writer. Then I picked up a camera and found I was more interested in the stories coming from my photographs...

Starting Price:
3200 (USD)
Mark Black has 25 years of photojournalistic work history to capture the fleeting moments of your Chicago wedding day.

Mark Black uses his over 25 years of photojournalistic experience to capture the precious and sometimes fleeting moments of your wedding day. Mark's fascination with photography began with the discovery of an old camera in his grandmother's...

Starting Price:
1950 (USD)
Boston wedding photographer and fine art program graduate Brett Steiner

Brett attended Bennington College in Vermont for their fine art photography program. Four years later, in 2001, she left with a B.A. in photography. She has been in business since 2005 and has photographed over 300 weddings!

Starting Price:
2200 (USD)
Tres Jolie Photography of Weddings in WI by Laetitia Patezour

FRENCH FINE ART WEDDING...Photojournalistic memories, raw emotions, and artistic flair. Get your wedding images unique and beautiful. Born and raised in the city of Versailles, I moved to Milwaukee, USA 8 years ago. I clicked with photography a long time...

Starting Price:
2900 (USD)
Antonio Rocha photographs journalistic weddings in Georgia and Atlanta

As a photographer, I have made it my personal mission to provide my clients with a very easygoing and down-to-earth professional photography experience, while creating beautiful and timeless portraits. I photograph an average of 25 weddings per year and...

Starting Price:
2199 (USD)
Andre Maier is a professional wedding photojournalist in CA

André Maier has been a professional wedding photojournalist since moving to New York City in 1992. Andre studied Chemistry and Molecular Biology in Berlin and London, before studying photography, which has been his true passion all along. Apart from...

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Mitch Wojnarowicz is an Upstate New York Wedding Photographer

Decades as a full time photojournalist and hundreds of weddings covered for happy clients. My deep experience is used to help you plan, and have, a smooth day. As a little brother, my skill in disappearing into the background is well developed. And I...

Starting Price:
2195 (USD)
Peter Doyle has been taking photos for over 20 years and focuses on PA wedding photography.

Peter Doyle has been photographing the world around him ever since his oldest brother passed down a dented and fire damaged Pentax camera. In the 20 years since that time, Peter has pursued his desire to photograph people and places with an eye towards...

Starting Price:
2300 (USD)
Joseph Gidjunis is a PA wedding photojournalist.

Joseph Gidjunis is an independent photojournalist who specializes in editorial and event photography, as well as video production and directing. He served as a reporter and photojournalist for 10 years at multiple publications, including The Courier-Post...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Los Angeles is the base for California wedding photographer Maya Myers.

As a photojournalist, it is Maya’s job to be an observer and storyteller. It is her passion however for the human condition, emotions, relationships, LOVE, that draws her to photographing weddings. Based in Los Angeles, Maya balances her days between...

Starting Price:
4300 (USD)
Meredith Forrest Kulwicki is NY wedding photographer with a degree in photojournalism - S.I. Newhouse School Of Public Communications

Meredith earned her degree in photojournalism from S.I. Newhouse School Of Public Communications at Syracuse University. She has worked as a photographer and photo editor for several news agencies, covering small communities as well as national sports...

Starting Price:
1300 (USD)
Chicago based wedding photographer Anne Ryan

Anne Ryan has more than 30 years of professional photojournalism experience, including 10 years as a staff photographer for USA Today and several years of freelance for national and international magazines. Anne photographs weddings with her husband...

Starting Price:
4200 (USD)
Elena Bazini photographs weddings in Chicago.

When I’m not photographing weddings, you are most likely to find me traveling the world or straight up relaxing with my husband in Logan Square. My favorite recent trips include Thailand, France, and the Northwest Territories of Canada. When my bags aren...

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Robert Wagner, of NYC, will photograph your New York wedding.

On most weekends you can find Robert ("Bobby") photographing weddings—either in New York (where he lives) or farther a field: in various locations around the US and abroad. Bobby finds wedding ceremonies to be more than just a series of actions...

Starting Price:
6500 (USD)
Mantas Kubilinskas is a D.C.-based wedding photographer.

I’m Mantas Kubilinskas. I am a Lithuania-born, D.C.-based photographer. Photography is more than my job. It is my hobby and my passion. As a photographer, every day is like Christmas for me. I get just as excited for each session as a kid admiring his...

Starting Price:
3900 (USD)
Meera Mohan-Graham is a MT wedding photographer

> About career paths: I spent six years in logistics management. Weird aftereffects: a lingering fondness for spreadsheets, warehouses and steel-toe boots. > Career paths part 2: I spent another few years in professional musical theatre. Weird...

Starting Price:
3550 (USD)
Californian Gingi Freeman photographs weddings all over the state, including San Francisco.

My name is Gingi Freeman. I am a photographer, artist, storyteller and mother of two adorable toddlers in Visalia, California. I often shoot alongside my husband Jonathan, where we love to capture real moments and raw emotions. My non-intrusive approach...

Starting Price:
1400 (USD)
A documentary approach to NJ weddings by Adena Stevens

I love working with couples who are authentic, fun, down-to-earth, and want to celebrate their individuality. For over 10 years, I’ve been providing couples with dedicated caring service as they’ve trusted me to document and capture one of the most...

Starting Price:
3800 (USD)
San Francisco, CA based wedding photojournalist Sarah Kang

Sarah Kang is a professional photographer whose love of photography began decades ago with her first course in darkroom development. She has a unique eye and sense of anticipation that translate into her beautifully honest and emotional photographs...

Starting Price:
3800 (USD)
Inbal Sivan is an Israel-born wedding photographer based in Brooklyn, New York

Inbal Sivan is an Israel-born photographer currently based in New York. Her photography has been published internationally and widely exhibited nationally, in such venues as The Norton Museum, Michael Mazzeo Gallery, Gallery 10G, The Visual Arts Gallery...

Starting Price:
2600 (USD)
Jon Sun is from the Mountain View and San Francisco areas of CA and photographs weddings for couples everywhere

My goal in wedding photography is to tell your story with captivating images that will take your breath away. With so many images oversaturating our eyes these days, it's easy to become numb to what we see. I want my photos to be more than just...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Madison, WI based wedding photojournalist Steve Daubs

I love stories. They make us, they explain the world to us, and they are the road we travel through in life. I've always loved telling them, whether it was short stories and poems I wrote in high school or photographs of people on the streets of...

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
Authentic Texas Wedding Photographer John Pesina

Songbird Weddings, owned by John Pesina, is an award-winning photography studio based out of Austin, Texas. His style blends vibrant, creative imagery with documentary storytelling to bring out the true essence of the people in front of the camera. His...

Starting Price:
2700 (USD)
NYC wedding photography by Kelly Williams

I love what I do. I love telling the story of someone’s love, life, and happiness in one frame. While I started out wanting to be a screenwriter and spent many years toiling away in the financial world, the instantaneous thrill of capturing a memory by...

Starting Price:
3250 (USD)
William Nunnally serves couples in and around Illinois and Chicago with his wedding photography

I have shot everything from weddings in the cornfields of rural Illinois to a World Series at Fenway Park, all in search of the perfect moment. I started my award-winning photojournalism career in Boston shooting for The Boston Herald, Red Sox and...

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
Maria Shalaeva is a documentary wedding photographer from Moscow, Russia.
Starting Price:
1800 (EUR)
India wedding photographer Amarnath Rameshbabu

Amar quit his job an engineer to pursue his passion for photography. What began as a photo journey of the temples of India, by happenstance became wedding photography. Studio A, Amar's brainchild, is now a sought after wedding photography studio. He...

Starting Price:
4500 (USD)
Matteo Originale continues to develop his photo skills with attending different wedding workshops and seminars.

Born in a small village near Cinque Terre, Italy in 1977, I was interested in photography since my youth. I spent a lot of hours in the darkroom viewing my father's pictures. With the passage of time photography became more than a passion, it became...

Starting Price:
1700 (EUR)
Jacqueline Dersjant is an award winning wedding photojournalist. She is known for her reportage-style approach.

Jacqueline Dersjant (PHTGRPHR) is an international award winning photojournalist known for her candid, documentary approach. Jacqueline’s expressive photography is about capturing special moments and emotions between people. Her reportage style is up...

Starting Price:
1750 (EUR)

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WPJA Communiqué: Features
Wedding Photographer Luca Panvini of Roma, Italy
How do you find the ideal person to document your wedding? Just as there is a skill to taking memorable pictures, there is also a know-how to choosing the person you want to take them. How you conduct your search for a wedding photojournalist can make a big difference in ensuring that you’re more... Read more

Client Letters

Devin and Joy

Photographed by William Nunnally

The photos we received were absolutely gorgeous. My wife and I could not have been happier with them, which is saying something...

Jamie & Eric

Photographed by Jesse La Plante

You two are just so incredibly talented! Thank you so so much for all of the hard work you put in to capture these amazing photos. We...

Emily & Dan

Photographed by Olivia Jacob

Dear Olivia, Thank you for all your work to help make our wedding feel so special! We loved your calm, positive presence and will...