Birmingham Wedding Photographers

Birmingham Wedding Photographers

Find Birmingham photographers serving: Hoover, Talladega, Mountain Brook, Homewood, Vestavia Hills, and the rest of AL

Birmingham Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

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

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

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Birmingham Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Birmingham 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.

Alabama WPJA members are ready to document any town hall, fast, civil ceremony, 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.

Birmingham Wedding Venues We Love

2 Birmingham Wedding Photographers...

Cindy Brown Photography

Cindy Brown

Atlanta in Georgia, US *Now booking Birmingham weddings.
2700 (USD)
Couple engagement portraits by wedding photographer Joshua Grasso

Joshua Grasso

Buford in Georgia, US *Now booking Birmingham weddings.
2800 (USD)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Birmingham Couples

Birmingham Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

Birmingham, UK wedding documentary photographer created this image of a Muslim bride saying goodbye to her family, crying father in the background
Birmingham, UK wedding reportage photographer captured this moment showing a Happy Muslim bride looking at her mother
Best Birmingham, UK documentary wedding picture showing Men energetically applying Haldi paste to groom before his wedding
World's top and most original wedding photography from The Belfry, Birmingham, UK of Kids playing video games under blue lights during the reception party
Creative detail wedding photo from a Private venue, Birmingham, UK	of Wedding shoes on the floor
Birmingham, UK Muslim bride getting ready in this creative wedding photo
Black and white wedding photography from a Private venue in Birmingham, UK of Family of the bride praying
Henna wedding photo from Birmingham, UK	showing us the Bride's hands

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my Birmingham 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 Birmingham wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
Q: Where can I find a photographer for a short-notice, small Birmingham 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 Birmingham wedding day by.
Q: How can couples find top-ranked Birmingham wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the Birmingham 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.
WPJA Communiqué: Featured Wedding Photography Articles
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Clean background in this photo of the bride walking into her mountain ceremony.
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RAVES, REVIEWS, AND Birmingham WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

Kate & Kyle

Photo by Cindy Brown

Cindy, Thank you SO MUCH. This is amazing and we couldn't be happier. We're so grateful for the way you captured our special day. With abundant gratitude, Kate and Kyle

Maggie & Tim

Photo by Cindy Brown

Cindy, greetings from St. Kitts! Tim and I just watched the slideshow a couple times, and the pictures are FAN-TAS-TIC! Love love love them. Kudos to you and Sharon, and we can't wait to see more. Hope you guys are doing well. Maggie

Bride and groom exit the Mary Gay House in a shower of bubbles

Sarah and Adam

Photo by Cindy Brown

Cindy: I can’t tell you how much we appreciate all the wonderful photos you took— somehow, they are all both absolutely stunning and truly capture the people, emotions, and experience of our wedding. None of the photos feel forced, and they all make me smile. I can’t tell you how much it means to see myself in these photos— looking natural, beautiful, and, above all, happy!