San Francisco Wedding Photographers

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Wedding Photojournalists of San Francisco

For the best photography on your big day, you’ll want a wedding photojournalist to take artful, beautiful pictures reflecting real emotions and moments, not contrived situations or posed performances. You also need a professional who can make your family and guests feel at ease. Meet the accredited member photographers of the Wedding Photojournalist Association.

30 Featured Photographers available for your wedding...

Jon Sun is from the Mountain View and San Francisco areas of CA and photographs weddings for couples everywhere

My goal in wedding photography is to tell your story with captivating images that will take your breath away. With so many images oversaturating our eyes these days, it's easy to become numb to what we see. I want my photos...

Jon Sun

Studio Kibo

Mountain View in California, US
Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Chris Shum most beautiful and joyful event in life = weddings

Chris has had a great love for art since he was a young boy. At age of 15, he earned his first second-hand camera from his father. Since then, he was always “the photographer” among his friends and family. He finally turned this...

Chris Shum

Sunnyvale in California, US
Starting Price:
4500 (USD)
San Francisco is where you will find Edeelin Labra shooting weddings on most weekends

Aside from being a photographer, I am also a wife, a friend, but most of all a mother. Being blessed with four wonderful children, I am privileged to share some of the most important moments in their lives. From their first...

Edeelin Labra

Vallejo in California, US
Starting Price:
1500 (USD)
San Francisco, CA based wedding photojournalist Sarah Kang

Sarah Kang is a professional photographer whose love of photography began decades ago with her first course in darkroom development. She has a unique eye and sense of anticipation that translate into her beautifully honest and...

Sarah Kang

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
3800 (USD)
Brian Wedge brings 15 years of photojournalistic experiences to weddings

National Geographic, VOGUE, Outside Magazine, Patagonia, The New York Times... Brian's 15 years of photojournalistic experiences are impressive. Hundreds of weddings photographed all around the world, for celebrity and not-...

Brian Wedge

Boathouse Studios

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
San Francisco is home to Tara Arrowood, CA wedding photojournalist

It is my sheer pleasure to capture life’s celebrations and it’s precious, unscripted moments. The images are proof that life happens, time passes and memories are sweet. I’ve been photographing weddings for over 15 years. I...

Tara Arrowood

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
5500 (USD)
San Francisco based photographer Stephanie Secrest is available for weddings

Stephanie received her Master's degree in photojournalism from top ranked, Ohio University and has studied under Arnold Gassan, a colleague of Ansel Adams. She was invited to attend the prestigious Eddie Adams Workshop, a...

Stephanie Secrest

Alameda in California, US
Starting Price:
3400 (USD)
Loic Nicolas has a passion for photography. It reignited with shooting portraits and small weddings

Photographing people is at the crossroads of two early interests of mine: people watching and technology. In my teens I began taking pictures with whatever camera I could put my hands on. Though my parents did not appreciate the...

Loic Nicolas

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Mark Toung mixes his passion for photography with exciting activities.

An avid climber and a certified rescue diver, Mark has always mixed his passion for photography with his other activities. For the last decade, Mark has taken pictures in the oddest of places ranging from the side of an ice cliff...

Mark Toung

Memoire Studio

Santa Clara in California, US
Starting Price:
4100 (USD)
San Francisco Bay Area wedding photographer, Siliang Wang.

My name is Siliang Wang, born in China and now living in Bay Area, California. I have been taking professional photos for over 10 years, specializing in wedding photography. I enjoy telling love stories through the beautiful...

Siliang Wang

Milpitas in California, US
Starting Price:
1600 (USD)
 Erin Beach spent camef from the news industry as a photojournalist / video producer

Erin Beach became a wedding photographer after working for almost a decade in the news industry as a photojournalist and video producer. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, Erin consistently captures the uniqueness of each...

Erin Beach

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Heidi Sandoval is based in Northern CA for her wedding photography business.

I am an introvert, the rare white tiger of Myers Briggs, an INFJ. I'm usually a bit reserved, but once I get to know you, I open up quickly! I love animals and the relationships they have with their owners, I love...

Heidi Sandoval

San Leandro in California, US
Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Deborah Coleman Okland california wedding photojournalist with newspaper experience

As a young child growing up in the San Francisco Bay Area, I knew I wanted to be an artist. Eventually, I realized that if I did what I loved, the rest would follow. While I was in college, I was selected to work in the...

Deborah Coleman

Oakland in California, US
Starting Price:
5000 (USD)
Steven Branstetter is transported to the moment in photography

I loved my wedding. When I got my photos back, I was transported to the exact moment they were taken and felt the same emotions I felt that wonderful day I married my amazing wife, Rebecca. Now, as a photographer, being able to...

Steven Branstetter

Oakland in California, US
Starting Price:
2800 (USD)
Jean-Philippe Dobrin has been working, living and breathing photography for 15 years

I fell in love with photography when I was 14. The process of developing film; cracking open a film canister in total darkness and then unwinding it out of cold stainless steel holders with wet hands, examining negatives through...

Jean-Philippe Dobrin

Tiburon in California, US
Starting Price:
2900 (USD)
Douglas Zimmerman is a photographer that unobtrusively captures all the moments

Douglas Zimmerman understands the huge responsibility of documenting a couple’s wedding. Drawing on his decade and a half experience working as a photojournalist, he specializes his photography in capturing the important moments...

Douglas Zimmerman

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
1795 (USD)

I love to tell stories, both written and visual, so wedding photojournalism was a natural fit when I turned my passion into my profession in 2002. But, even though my focus is on the moment, I strive to make those moments full of...

Rhee Bevere

Campbell in California, US
Starting Price:
5800 (USD)
Christine Zona is very passionate about photographing weddings.

My grandmother is the biggest advocate for love. She loves love. After 60+ years of marriage she still looks at my grandfather with hearts in her eyes. I adore that about her and it’s why I’m so passionate about photographing...

Christine Zona

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Drew Burdick approaches a wedding as a photojournalist would

Drew approaches a wedding as a photojournalist - aiming to tell a story about people, place, and experience. In addition to candid images your photo story will also include creative portraits and artistic photos of details...

Drew Burdick

Drew Bird Photography

Oakland in California, US
Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Nick Otto is a San Francisco based wedding photographer with 13 years of experience as a photojournalist.

Nick is a photojournalist with 13 years of experience. His work has appeared regularly in publications around the world. A few include The Washington Post (USA), The Telegraph (UK), The Australian (AUS) and The South China...

Nick Otto

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
1350 (USD)
Douglas Despres is an award winning photographer from San Francisco Bay

Doug is an award-winning photographer based out of San Francisco Bay. His style is documentary with drops of lifestyle. He is known for his peaceful and positive demeanor, and ability to easily connect with family and guests...

Douglas Despres

Helios Images

Alameda in California, US
Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Debra Zeller uses her spontaneous ability to capture the personalities of her subjects

Debra currently divides her time between San Francisco and Florence, Italy. Debra's photography is characterized by its spontaneous ability to capture the personalities of its subjects in their most revealing moments. She...

Debra Zeller

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Cliff Brunk serves his wedding clients in California and mostly San Francisco

Cliff is a documentary style photographer with an editorial aesthetic based in San Francisco California. In addition to his WPJA awards, he has placed numerous images in the WedComp image competition including their Best Overall...

Cliff Brunk

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
4500 (USD)
San Francisco and Oakland photojournalist Alison Yin has turned her attention to wedding photos.

Alison is a wedding photographer whose background is in photojournalism. She graduated from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, with degrees in Journalism and English. Before launching her wedding photography business...

Alison Yin

Oakland in California, US
Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Oakland, California based photojournalist turned wedding photographer, Adm Golub.

Adm Golub is a documentary wedding photographer with Alison Yin Photography in Oakland, CA. He has a degree in journalism from San Francisco State University, and before joining Alison Yin Photography in 2011, he worked for the...

Adm Golub

Alison Yin Weddings

Oakland in California, US
Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Oakland based documentary birth & wedding photographer  Cherlyn Wagner

Hello! My name is Cherlyn (rhymes with Berlin) and I am an Oakland based documentary birth & wedding photographer. But, I am by no means tethered to only the Oakland - San Francisco Bay area and photograph destinations...

Cherlyn Wagner

Oakland in California, US
Starting Price:
3800 (USD)
Beck Diefenbach has background originally in newspaper photojournalism.

I'm a San Francisco native and a Bay Area lover. My background is originally in newspaper photojournalism. Most recently, I was honored to receive an Award of Excellence in the 68th annual Pictures of the Year International...

Beck Diefenbach

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
2900 (USD)
Northern CA wedding photo journalist, Thor Swift.

I work on weddings with my wife, Anastasia. She is really great at styling and helping you with poses and making you comfortable and laugh as we make photos. I have been a professional photographer for over 20 years and have...

Thor Swift

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Mike Milne is creating dynamic images all around San Francisco, CA weddings.

Inspired by the landscape and people of California, Mike has spent the last 10 years exploring and photographing this region. Formally trained as a biologist at Stanford University, his passion for photography grew out of a...

Mike Milne

San Francisco in California, US
Starting Price:
1500 (USD)

My name is Gingi Freeman. I am a photographer, artist, storyteller and mother of two adorable toddlers in Visalia, California. I often shoot alongside my husband Jonathan, where we love to capture real moments and raw emotions...

Gingi Freeman

Visalia in California, US
Starting Price:
1400 (USD)

2 more photographers available for your wedding...

4200 US Dollar

Joyce Perlman

San Francisco in California, United States

Joyce Perlman lives in San Francisco and Mendocino, California, where she is best known for her images of fine art wedding photography. Her particular style utilizes a blend of documentary photography with contemporary portraiture; stylish and...

5000 US Dollar

Joseph Kohn

Daly City in California, United States

Client Letters

Eleanor & Dave

Photographed by Douglas Despres

Doug you did the most FANTASTIC job! The photos are all so beautiful I can't even make a favorites list because they're all...

Christine & Bryan

Photographed by Douglas Despres

"Doug these are amazing!! I can't even tell you how much I'm in love with them! You did such an incredible job and I...

Lynn & Greg

Photographed by Debra Zeller

We just went through the pictures and we are absolutely thrilled! You have an amazing eye - the pictures are aesthetically beautiful...