Detroit Wedding Photographers

Detroit Wedding Photographers

Find Detroit photographers serving: Ann Arbor, Flint, Dearborn, Livonia, Monroe, Warren, Birmingham, Grosse Pointe Woods, Saint Clair Shores

Detroit Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

NO STOPPING LOVE - In recent months, many of our wedding photographers have communicated their desire to accommodate couples who don’t want to wait to be married and are quickly moving forward with smaller ceremonies.

By planning a simple Detroit 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, Detroit documentary wedding photographers available right now who understand that some weddings and elopements can’t wait. Find yours today!

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Detroit Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Detroit 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.

Michigan WPJA members are ready to document any civil ceremony, courthouse, mini, 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.

1 Detroit Wedding Photographers...

Wedding photography and elopements by Ray Iavasile of Michigan

Ray Iavasile

Birmingham in Michigan, US *Now booking Detroit weddings.
3000 (USD)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Detroit Couples

Detroit Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

Detroit picture session for a carefree engaged couple that is centered in an urban street scene
The Roostertail, Detroit, MI nuptial day award-winning image of The grooms baraat riding in on a Corvette.
Detroit couple e-session in the urban MI streets of the USA
Detroit pre - wed image at General Motors with a silhouette by the water
Fox Theater, Detroit, MI Portrait of bride and groom from a low angle in black and white
Indoor wedding photo at the bride's parent's home - Detroit, Michigan of the Bride being seen by bridesmaids for first time
the couple was posing for the photo, and the car stopped just at the traffic lights in Detroit
Bride leaving for the chapel in Detroit, Michigan

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where can I find a photographer for a short-notice, small Detroit 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 Detroit wedding day by.
Q: How can couples find Detroit photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Detroit 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 reviews of Detroit 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 Detroit wedding photographers for their own wedding.
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