Tacoma Wedding Photographers

Tacoma Wedding Photographers

Find Tacoma photographers serving: Lakewood, Pierce County, Washington, Puget Sound, South Sound, Takhoma, Tahoma, Commencement Bay, Port of Tacoma, Pacific Coast, Pacific Ocean

Tacoma Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

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

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

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Tacoma Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Tacoma 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.

Washington WPJA members are ready to document any quick, town hall, justice of the peace, 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 Tacoma Wedding Venues

4 Tacoma Wedding Photographers...

David Clumpner

Missoula in Montana, US *Now booking Tacoma weddings.
5450 (USD)
Jerome Pollos Self Portrait, a wedding and elopement photographer of the WPJA

Jerome Pollos

Coeur d'Alene in Idaho, US *Now booking Tacoma weddings.
2500 (USD)

Ron Storer

Auburn in Washington, US *Now booking Tacoma weddings.
2400 (USD)

Maria Newman

Portland in Oregon, US *Now booking Tacoma weddings.
2500 (USD)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Tacoma Couples

Wedding Venue Pictures by Tacoma Wedding Photographers

Please select a venue below to view all associated contest-winning Tacoma wedding photos.

Tacoma Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

Tacoma, Washington Engagement Photography Session | Couple leans in for a kiss in an old train tunnel
A couple kisses under an umbrella surrounded by water fountains in Tacoma, Washington
Tacoma, Washington engagement portraits of a Couple holding hands on dock | shadows and lines frame this engaged couple showing the light and darkness they came through to be together
Tacoma, Washington Photo session | engaged Couple jumping with wall of umbrellas
Tacoma wedding photographer captured this image of the wedding rings resting on the hand of a cherub statue
Tacoma wedding photographer caught this image of the brides father wiping tears from his eyes as she prepares to walk down the aisle
Tacoma wedding photographer captured this image of the groom lost in the brides gown while he retrieves the garter from her leg at their outdoor tent reception
Tacoma wedding photographer created this picture of a bride and groom toasting at their wedding reception with dinosaur bones in the frame

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my Tacoma 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 Tacoma wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
Q: How can couples find Tacoma photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Tacoma 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: Who are the best Tacoma wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Tacoma 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.
WPJA Communiqué: Featured Wedding Photography Articles
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
It’s no secret that these are strange times we’re going through right now, and there are many couples out there with weddings set in the near future who are left feeling uncertain and concerned about their futures. While that’s understandable, it’s also important to...Read more
So your wedding is just around the corner and you’ve decided to elope , either because you want to do this on a budget , avoid a large wedding party, or simply to enjoy the day together with minimal distractions and as little stress as possible . They say 'all you...Read more


Amy & Matt

Photo by Ron Storer

I must say again, that I love what you've done to capture the memories of our special day. Matt and I both really appreciate how you've expressed our personalities so accurately with your shots and the candid yet flattering moments you captured. You have a gift and your genuine interest in us only made the photos that much better! Thanks again!

Kari and Glen

Photo by Ron Storer

Omigoodness!! Can I just say wow? You are such an amazing photographer! Glen and I have shared these photos with some of our family and friends, and all of them have been like, "I love these pictures! You rock!

Teresa and Kenny

Photo by Ron Storer

Thank you so much for all of your hard work on our beautiful wedding photos. There are no words to express our gratitude for capturing some of the most important moments of our lives. Our wedding & engagement photos are an absolute treasure that we will savor and cherish forever. When we share our album with friends, they rave about how unique it is and that they’ve never seen anything like it. I have to agree it is amazing and a delight to flip through - it just seems to bring us right back to June 7, 2008 - a day that we hold very close to our hearts.