New York Wedding Photographers

If you choose one of our WPJA New York wedding photojournalists as your wedding photographer, please let them know you found them through the Wedding Photojournalist Association.

The WPJA at a glance: The Wedding Photojournalist Association puts the best New York wedding photographers at your fingertips, by granting membership only to the most talented professional wedding photographers in the world--photographers who focus solely on using their documentary photography skills to capture ‘the moments’ of your wedding day.

Tracey  Buyce
4500 US Dollar

Tracey Buyce

Saratoga Springs, United States

I believe in providing a visual family legacy. On your wedding day, I become part of your family, one of your friends. Therefore, your story is truly told through the eyes of a friend, not a stranger.

6500 US Dollar

Robert Wagner

New York, United States

On most weekends you can find Robert ("Bobby") photographing weddings—either in New York (where he lives) or farther a field: in various locations around the US and abroad.

3995 US Dollar

Modern Wedding Photography: Denise Chastain

Lynbrook, United States

Here is a little bit about me, Denise Chastain. I sold my first photograph when I was fifteen years old to my music teacher. That same year, my first published photograph appeared in 16 magazine. Four years in high school I studied Photography.

2600 US Dollar

Inbal Sivan

Brooklyn, United States

Inbal Sivan is an Israel-born photographer currently based in New York. Her photography has been published internationally and widely exhibited nationally, in such venues as The Norton Museum, Michael Mazzeo Gallery, Gallery 10G, The Visual Arts Gallery, and the Affordable Art Fair.

3900 US Dollar

Casey Fatchett

New York, United States

I have been photographing weddings and events for over fifteen years. I am lucky to do what I love and am lucky that my clientele consists mostly of people who value their photos more than anything else.

2195 US Dollar

Mitch Wojnarowicz

Amsterdam in New York, United States

Decades as a full time photojournalist and hundreds of weddings covered for happy clients. My deep experience is used to help you plan, and have, a smooth day. As a little brother, my skill in disappearing into the background is well developed. And I have a well developed love for fancy cake ...

1200 US Dollar

Meredith Forrest Kulwicki

Williamsville in New York, United States

Meredith earned her degree in photojournalism from S.I. Newhouse School Of Public Communications at Syracuse University. She has worked as a photographer and photo editor for several news agencies, covering small communities as well as national sports and news.

2500 US Dollar

Claudio Papapietro

Brooklyn, United States

Claudio's style in wedding photography is guided by his love of storytelling and strong composition. His approach is to be discreet, capturing those candid moments that make the day so special.

Denis  Gostev
1700 US Dollar

Denis Gostev

Richmond Hill in New York, United States

I strive for creative documentary style images. My photojournalistic background and sports photography experience bring a unique perspective, unobstructive approach, and intuition for capturing beautiful unposed moments. Big part of capturing the right moment lies in being able to predict what is going to take place.

1600 US Dollar

Rachel Philipson

Ithaca, United States

Approaching 20 years as a professional photographer, Rachel began her career in the Boston area after graduating from Montserrat College of Art with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography. She has aimed her lens on a variety of worlds, from weddings to sporting events to state governor briefings to bar and bat mitzvahs.

Olya  Vysotskaya
3250 US Dollar

Olya Vysotskaya

Brooklyn in New York, United States

My inspiration for photography is greatly influenced by literature, music, cinema and personal experiences. I try to approach my work as if it's a magical, timeless film, beautiful music composition, a memorable novel or a poem that one is constantly drawn to come back to and every time finds something new.

2500 US Dollar

Sirin Samman

Bronx, United States

I have been taking photographs ever since I was a child. My great-grandfather and great-grandmother owned a photo-studio in Prague, my grandmother and my grandfather met in a photo-store they both worked at in 1940s Vienna, my great-aunt dedicated her life to her Hasselblad and has traveled the world until late into her 70s.

3100 US Dollar

Stylish Hip Weddings: Jennifer MacFarlane

Brooklyn, United States

Jennifer’s candid photos always evoke the spirit and mood of the day, with even posed shots appearing spontaneous. Jennifer MacFarlane is an award winning photojournalist and editorial photographer based in New York City.

4195 US Dollar

Maria Hunter

New York, United States
Emin  Kuliyev
5000 US Dollar

Emin Kuliyev

Bronx, United States

Emin Kuliyev is an award-winning wedding photojournalist. 2008 - Photographer of the year in the AGWPJA. 2009 - Top 5 WPJA Photographer for 2009 2010 - ISPWP Photographer of the Quarter 2011 - Photographer of the year in the WPJA. 2012 - Top 10 Fearless Photographers of 2012 2012 - WPJA POY First Runner Up 20

3500 US Dollar

Ciro Photography: Rich Janniello

New York, United States

Rich Janniello is an award winning wedding photographer based in New York. Originally from the New York City area, Rich began his photography career after graduating from Fordham University. His work has won numerous international awards and has been published world-wide.

Kesha  Lambert
3500 US Dollar

Kesha Lambert

New Rochelle in New York, United States

It brings me great joy to capture people, relationships beautiful things and places. I believe every individual's story is an original and their images should reflect that. When a couple entrusts me with capturing them on one of the most important days in their lives together I take this as a special kind of honor.

Benjamin  Kohen
3500 US Dollar

Benjamin Kohen

Monsey in New York, United States

"I capture what I feel. For me the power of sight is more important than artistic vision. Style becomes secondary and sometimes can even be constricting when what you're after is the inherent beauty of the moment itself. Close your eyes and take a minute to remember your life's first significant event.

4500 US Dollar

Hudson River Photographer: Diane Stredicke

Rhinebeck, United States

Visual art and the art of story telling have always been intertwined and i bring both of these disciplines to my work as a wedding photographer. I have a varied life as a visual artist, starting out in documentary film, then moving on to become an Art Director in NYC.

7800 US Dollar

Shira Weinberger

New York, United States

Shira Weinberger is a New York based photographer and an award winning member of the prestigious Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA). Her work has been published and acclaimed internationally, appearing in Brides Magazine, Anhelo (Japan), The Knot, and The Knot China. Originally from Israel, she has had the pleasure

Monica  Velez
2000 US Dollar

Sugar Beet Photo: Monica Velez

New York in New York, United States

After completing her BFA in Visual Arts and exhibiting her work nationally and internationally, Mónica moved to New York to fall in love. She lives for funny, loving, authentic moments.

1500 US Dollar

Bill Xie

Brooklyn, United States
4500 US Dollar

Jose Pang

Bellmore, United States

Jose Pang retired from 10 years of aeronautical engineering to pursue wedding photography and there’s been no regret. Jose's eye for detail and situation awareness makes him a natural for moving fluidly in an out of scenes.

Edward  Dye
2800 US Dollar

Edward Dye

New York City, United States

Welcome to my page, and thank you for stopping by. I was very fortunate to be born into the craft of photography, my father being a performing arts photographer. Photography has always been an inseparable part of my life for as long as I can remember.

2995 US Dollar

Dianna Hart

Canandaigua, United States

Dianna began her love of photography at age 10 when she picked up her father’s used camera. Her passion developed into a career that now spans over two decades exclusively in wedding photography. She has traveled extensively throughout Europe and the Caribbean and has most recently photographed in Venice and Anguilla.

Upasana  Mainali
1750 US Dollar

Upasana Mainali

Long Island City, United States

Hello! I am Upasana. I was born in Nepal. In 2007 I moved to New York City from North Carolina to pursue a career in Finance. I have always loved creative challenges since I was a little girl. There is this sense of accomplishment you feel when you can witness and enjoy your own creation. Photography is that to me.

Kelly  Williams
2350 US Dollar

Kelly Williams

Kew Gardens in New York, United States

I love what I do. I love telling the story of someone’s love, life, and happiness in one frame.

Yuliya  Skya
1400 US Dollar

Cosmopolitan Photo & Film Studio: Yuliya Skya

New York, United States

Simplicity. Beauty. Contours of passion. Reality of Love. I embrace the art of photography - of freezing what is meant to pass in a millisecond. As a wedding and a fine art photographer I have received such compliments as AGWPJA's top 10 awards and the Harnisch Family Journalism scholarship in the recent years.

Michelle  Varela
1400 US Dollar

Cosmopolitan Photo & Film Studio: Michelle Varela

New York, United States

Michelle Varela is a New York based photographer with a main focus on weddings. Her work displays a spectrum ranging from documentary to intimate, stylized portraiture. Her interest in photography began at the age of 16 when she was in high school and since then she has been in love with the image making process.

3700 US Dollar
Sarah  Beck
1800 US Dollar

Sarah Beck

Amsterdam, United States

I am a wedding photojournalist based in New York's capital region. Graduate of the Hallmark Institute of Photography and a proud member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association. I find myself most at home with creatives and characters. I adore completely non-traditional, off-beat weddings.

Robert   Carlo
3000 US Dollar

Robert Carlo

Brooklyn, United States

Robert Carlo Is A Published x Award Winning American Photographer Who Lives And Works In New York City. Specializing in Wedding. Event. Portrait. And Commercial Photography. I Look At Each Wedding As It's Own Creative Project. Every Couple Is Unique. Every Wedding Is Different.

Mariann  Szucs
4200 US Dollar

Blue Daisy Weddings: Mariann Szucs

New York, United States

Mariann has been photographing love affairs, celebrations and weddings for over ten years. She loves capturing the emotions and traditions of the special day and all the details weddings entail.

Amelia  Beamish
900 US Dollar

AB Photography: Amelia Beamish

Syracuse, United States
1250 US Dollar

Fahrenheit NYC Photography: Tina Sbrigato

Brooklyn, United States

Tina Sbrigato is a Brooklyn-based photojournalist who developed a love of photography in grade school when her teacher showed her what was behind the door on the stairway between the 5th and 6th floor; a darkroom.

4000 US Dollar

Jensen Studios NYC: Ryan Jensen

Brooklyn, United States
Steve  Worth
1950 US Dollar

Steve Worth

New York, United States
Jesse  Reinhardt
3500 US Dollar

Harley Hall Photography: Jesse Reinhardt

Bayside in New York, United States

I was born and raised on the lower east side of Manhattan during the late 70's and 80's. "Alphabet City" was, to say the least, a very interesting place to grow up! My earliest memories were of abandoned buildings, music, art, shanty towns, car fires, lots of hanging shoes, and graffiti.

Andre  Maier
4000 US Dollar

Andre Maier

Santa Monica in California, United States

André Maier has been a professional wedding photojournalist since moving to New York City in 1992. Andre studied Chemistry and Molecular Biology in Berlin and London, before studying photography, which has been his true passion all along. Apart from English, André also speaks German, French and Spanish fluently.

5800 US Dollar

Hannah Photography: Jacob Hannah

Lincoln in Vermont, United States

Influenced by a background in photojournalism, I strive to not only make beautiful and creative photographs from your wedding, but photos that capture the real emotion, candid moments, and unique personality of your special day.

Alessandro  Avenali
3000 Euro

Alessandro Avenali

Rome, Italy

***2016*** - Awarded Photographer of the Year by the industry awards “Masters of Italian Wedding Photography” - Awarded Category Winner (Details) in Nikon Awards, (among 49,000 competitors) - Awarded Best of Destination Wedding, according to the magazine Junebug Weddings - JUDGE for the industry awards “Masters of Dutch Wedd

2000 Euro

Fotoori: Matteo Originale

Bolano in La Spezia, Italy

Born in a small village near Cinque Terre, Italy in 1977, I was interested in photography since my youth. I spent a lot of hours in the darkroom viewing my father's pictures.

3000 US Dollar

Joseph Gidjunis

Philadelphia in Pennsylvania, United States
2600 US Dollar

Kyo Morishima

Metuchen in New Jersey, United States

Kyo Morishima is an award-winning documentary wedding photographer covering Princeton, NJ, NYC, and destinations worldwide.

Stepan  Vrzala
2000 Euro

Stepan Vrzala

Mala Skala, Czech Republic

Stepan has been photographing weddings and love affairs for more then ten years.

3400 US Dollar

Studio A Images: Adena Stevens

Hoboken in New Jersey, United States

Creative Modern Storytelling is Studio A Images. I have a creative and documentary approach to weddings, with images that are clean and graphic and tell the entire story of your day. I approach your wedding day with enthusiasm, documenting as it naturally unfolds and in a way that captures you effortlessly.

2400 US Dollar

1314 Studio: Emily Liang

Jersey City in New Jersey, United States

It all started off with the mesmerizing arts and the people culture of streets and cities. In college Emily picked up the camera and journeyed into the world of street and cultural photography.

3500 US Dollar

Photomuse: Kristin Reimer

Bloomfield in New Jersey, United States
Michael  Bezman
3500 US Dollar

Michael Bezman

Sherman Oaks in California, United States
8000 US Dollar

Pino Mercurio

Milan, Italy

Pino Mercurio was born into a family of wedding photographers. He loves traveling and exploring different cultures. The different traditions fascinate me. He has taken photographs in many places including New York, Zurich, Dubai, Venice, Amman, Las Vegas, and Beverly Hills.

2000 British Pound

Dylan McBurney

Belfast in County Antrim, United Kingdom

Dylan McBurney is an international award-winning wedding photographer covering the whole of Ireland from his base in Carrickfergus, County Antrim just north of Belfast in Northern Ireland.

2300 US Dollar

Peter Doyle

Philadelphia in Pennsylvania, United States

Peter Doyle has been photographing the world around him ever since his oldest brother passed down a dented and fire damaged Pentax camera. In the 20 years since that time, Peter has pursued his desire to photograph people and places with an eye towards honest expressions and intriguing stories.

Jorge  Garcia
1800 US Dollar

Jorge Garcia

North Bergen in New Jersey, United States

Jorge Garcia Photography has been capturing wedding day memories for over 9 years. His assignments have taken him from local venues to cross country events.

Kevin  Quinlan
2250 US Dollar

Kevin Quinlan

Chesapeake City in Maryland, United States

Kevin Quinlan is an unobtrusive wedding photojournalist with a strong background in fine art. Kevin holds a Bachelors of Fine Art degree in Fine Art/Photography from the University of Delaware.

2300 US Dollar

Rob Shook

Niantic in Connecticut, United States

Ask about summer/fall 2016 discounts - due to an advertising error, I am under-booked this year. I grew up in Niantic, CT, and went to Rochester Institute of Technology where I majored in Photojournalism and minored in Sociology. I started photographing weddings my sophomore year at college.

3750 US Dollar

Danielle Richards

Teaneck in New Jersey, United States

I have been a photojournalist for over 20 years and consider it a blessing to have had a front row seat to history. My assignments have ranged from Papal visits and presidential campaigns to major sporting events and local community coverage.

William  West
1800 US Dollar

William West

in New Jersey, United States

William began his career as a professional photographer in 2006, and has photographed more than 350 weddings throughout the United States and abroad. William's unique style is a natural result of his interest in art, design, and culture.

Client Letters

Kirsten & Brian

As we sit in the airport and wait for our plane to our honeymoon- we wanted to write and say Thank you thank you thank you!!! Brian and I had the times of our lives on Saturday...all of our dreams came true!!! Thank you for...

Gretchen & Kevin

You were a joy to work with at our wedding! Your pictures are incredible! We couldn't have asked for more beautiful, expressive, intimate and artistic photographs to remember our special day by! Thank you for being super...

Katie & Tom

Will... I am dying over the pics! They are stunning! Thank you, thank you for everything and being so easy to work with!