Portland-ME Wedding Photographers

Portland-ME Wedding Photographers

Find Portland-ME photographers serving: Cumberland County, Greater Portland, Old Port, Port of Portland, and all of New England

Portland-ME Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

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

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

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Portland-ME Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Portland-ME 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.

Maine WPJA members are ready to document any DIY - do it yourself, pop-up, city hall, 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 Portland-ME Wedding Venues

4 Portland-ME Wedding Photographers...

Jessica Weiser

Portland in Maine, US *Now booking Portland-ME weddings.
4800 (USD)

Kim Chapman

Portland in Maine, US *Now booking Portland-ME weddings.
4200 (USD)
Portrait of Corey Butler, a documentary wedding photographer

Corey Butler

South Portland in Maine, US *Now booking Portland-ME weddings.
355/hour (USD)
Portland Maine wedding photography by Brittany Bugaj

Brittany Bugaj

Old Orchard Beach in Maine, US *Now booking Portland-ME weddings.
4900 (USD)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Portland-ME Couples

Portland-ME Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

View this tasteful York Beach wedding showing The bridal party goes out to the beach to do their group photos, despite the remnants of a hurricane outside, which was a featured picture among the best wedding photography in Maine from the WPJA
Portland, ME engagement session at sunset by the water
Portland Maine Engagement Photo of a couple near dusk with big sky and big trees
Portland Bridesmaid fixing the brides dress before the ceremony
Portland, Maine Engagement Shoot at Night under Street Light

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my Portland-ME 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 Portland-ME 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 Portland-ME 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 Portland-ME wedding day by.
Q: How can couples find Portland-ME photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Portland-ME 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.
WPJA Communiqué: Featured Wedding Photography Articles
WHAT EXACTLY DOES IT MEAN TO ELOPE? If you look up the definition of “elope” in the Merriam-Webster dictionary , you’ll find a plethora of meanings making it quite clear how polarizing the word has become, and how it has transformed and evolved with the passage of time and...Read more
We all know that the economy can go through some hard times, and be somewhat reminiscent of past recessions. However, as people cut back on non-essential little luxuries here and there, one constant remains: weddings. People don’t tend to just stop getting married due...Read more
While some people live for the hustle and bustle of a big wedding with extravagant décor and an impossibly long guest list, others find these kinds of weddings to be too much hoopla, preferring instead something simpler and quieter, allowing for more intimacy between them...Read more


Woodstock Inn Station & Brewery Wedding Photography - Bride and Groom Perform for their Wedding Guests

Brandt & Elizabeth

Photo by Corey Butler

Corey, Hiring you as our photographer was absolutely the best decision we could have made for our wedding. We cannot thank you enough for truly bringing our day to life with your photos. We are in love with all of them and could not be happier! Thank you so much!