Austin Wedding Photographers

Austin Wedding Photographers

Find Austin photographers serving: Round Rock, Cedar Park, San Marcos, Georgetown, Pflugerville

Austin Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Austin 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 Austin, and those small weddings allow them to truly enjoy every aspect of their day. While they may be planning a sweet and simple Austin elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented.

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

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Austin Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Austin 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.

Texas - Central WPJA members are ready to document any civil ceremony, themed, quick, 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 Austin Wedding Venues

9 Austin Wedding Photographers...

Philip Thomas

San Antonio in Texas, US *Now booking Austin weddings.
4000 (USD)
Studio Image of Wedding and Elopement Photographer Vinh Vo of 3M Studios LLC

Vinh Vo

Rockwall in Texas, US *Now booking Austin weddings.
2000 (USD)
Emily Liang, Wedding Photography and Engagement Portrait Sessions for Couples

Emily Liang

Houston in Texas, US *Now booking Austin weddings.
2500 (USD)
Wedding and Elopement Photographer Jared Lindsay

Jared Lindsay

Fort Worth in Texas, US *Now booking Austin weddings.
2100 (USD)

Maria Newman

Portland in Oregon, US *Now booking Austin weddings.
2500 (USD)
Wedding and elopement photography by Amanda Lamb

Amanda Lamb

Colorado Springs in Colorado, US *Now booking Austin weddings.
3000 (USD)
Amy DeYoung for marriage photography of real moments

Amy DeYoung

San Antonio in Texas, US *Now booking Austin weddings.
3800 (USD)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Austin Couples

Austin Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

Austin post proposal portrait photos of a happy Texas couple covered in color chalk
Texas post proposal photography showing a smiling Austin couple in a colored water fountain and lit at night
This authentic and emotional wedding day moment from the Allan House in Austin, Texas was recorded by a documentary wedding photographer showing Wedding guests crying after speech at the outdoor reception venue
South Congress, Austin mini urban pic shoot before the wedding day with an urban/street vibe
South Congress, Austin mini urban/street photo session with a sweet kiss and a glass reflection
Austin TX engagement portrait of a couple holding each other in front of a mural
Austin TX engagement photo session
Austin TX engagement portrait amongst the sky and clouds

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can couples find Austin photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Austin 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: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my Austin 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 Austin wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
Q: Who are the best Austin wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Austin 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.
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RAVES, REVIEWS, AND Austin WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

Houston, Texas wedding couple image from a live video conference call

Bethany + Jake

Photo by Philip Thomas

Philip, Thank you so much for being part of our wedding day! I am so grateful for how comfortable and relaxed you made us all feel and for your commitment to making our day was captured authentically. Our wedding didn't look how we originally thought but you helped ensure that it was just a as special. We are forever grateful! Wishing you all the best. - Bethany and Jake

Britney and Chase

Photo by Philip Thomas

I just wanted to give you a Huge THANK YOU!! It has been a pleasure working with you along this wonderful journey. I couldn't be happier with the way everything has turned out! Your talent is truly amazing.

Marcela & Rishi

Photo by Philip Thomas

What can we say...thank you so very much for sharing your art and your passion with us during our wedding weekend! Your photos capture the essence of the weekend-the joy, the fun, the passion, the love-you got it all. We can't wait to see "the book" and we can't want to work with you again. Thanks again!