California - Southern Wedding Photographers

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Wedding Photojournalists of California - Southern

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...

Brett Butterstein ranks as one of the Worlds top wedding photographers

2007 - Worlds top wedding photographers - Just Married - Italian Luxury Magazine 2009 - Top ten wedding photographers in the world - American Photo Magazine 2009 - Speaker - Foundation Conference 2011 - Junebug Weddings Best...

Brett Butterstein

Encinitas in California, US
Starting Price:
5500 (USD)
award-winning wedding photojournalist - Dennis Viera

Dennis Viera is half of the internationally recognized, award-winning wedding photojournalism team of Viera Photographics. Based in Sonoma County, Dennis and his wife Jaime split their time shooting weddings close to home in...

Dennis Viera

Viera Photographics

Encinitas in California, US
Starting Price:
5500 (USD)
Annie Bang  - documentary,  photojournalistic wedding photos

I’m a moment junkie. I studied Journalism in college and I once was an international journalist based in Seoul. I strongly believe that the absolute best way to re-live the most special day is looking at your photos of the real...

Annie Bang

Los Angeles in California, US
Starting Price:
2100 (USD)
Jaime Viera is an award-winning wedding photojournalist in California.

Jaime Viera is an international, award-winning wedding photographer based in Sonoma, California. Jaime discovered a love for photography while pursuing her passion for traveling the world. On each trip she returned with an...

Jaime Viera

Viera Photographics

Encinitas in California, US
Starting Price:
5500 (USD)
San Diego based wedding photographer Shaun Baker

Shaun grew up studying film and television with the dream of becoming a director. He graduated college with six production certificates and his bachelor’s degree in communications. Shortly after his college graduation, Shaun put...

Shaun Baker

San Diego in California, US
Starting Price:
3200 (USD)
Ce Conner -Carolynn- international awards for photography

I love what I do...to capture the right moment is special. San Diego is my main home, but I also am in Lake Havasu and Boulder Colorado often and service those areas as well. My attitude is to be spontaneous and capture those...

Ce (Carolynn) Helton

Sun Diego Photo

San Diego in California, US
Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
Aaron  Willcox - non-traditional photojournalism focused genuine  true; natural moments

Aaron has been photographing weddings for over 14 years all over the world. Over the past decade, Aaron has been able to witness the trajectory of wedding photography, where it has been, where it is headed. He is based in...

Aaron Willcox

Encinitas in California, US
Starting Price:
500/hr (USD)
Devon Meyers photojournalist has many years of experience working for newspapers

Devon is a photojournalist with years of experience working for newspapers such as The Aspen Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, and The Malibu Times. He has won numerous Colorado Press Association Awards. He currently splits his...

Devon Meyers

Malibu in California, US
Starting Price:
3400 (USD)
Andre  Maier professional wedding photojournalist in New York City

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...

Andre Maier

Santa Monica in California, US
Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
 David Crane is an editorial photographer who documents news as a professional photojournalist

David Crane is an editorial photographer who has documented news stories as a photojournalist for more than 25 years. His images of celebrities, politicians, musicians, and sports figures have appeared in Time, Newsweek, Rolling...

David Crane

Los Angeles in California, US
Starting Price:
1900 (USD)
Los Angeles is the base for California wedding photographer Maya Myers.

As a photojournalist, it is Maya’s job to be an observer and storyteller. It is her passion however for the human condition, emotions, relationships, LOVE, that draws her to photographing weddings. Based in Los Angeles, Maya...

Maya Myers

Los Angeles in California, US
Starting Price:
4300 (USD)
Los Angeles based wedding photo shooter/journalist Michael Bezman

I believe in art that reinforces the emotions, as much as I believe in emotions that reinforce the art. This philosophy is what drives me to create emotionally infused art. I document weddings as a guest, observing people and...

Michael Bezman

Silver Lake in California, US
Starting Price:
2300 (USD)
Kristina Cazares-Neri passion for great photographs continued into a professional career

Kristina knew she wanted to be a photographer since before she knew how a camera works. She ruined countless rolls of film as a child because she wanted to take photos but had no idea how to operate a camera. Luckily for you, her...

Kristina Cazares-Neri

ANZA foto+film

San Diego in California, US
Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Los Angeles, CA is home to wedding photographer Samara Manger-Weil

Samara Manger-Weil studied Cinematography & Photography at Ithaca College's Park School of Communications. She began shooting weddings alongside her father, himself an award winning WPJA photographer. At the age of...

Samara Manger-Weil

The Uncommon Image

Los Angeles in California, US
Starting Price:
750 (USD)
Jonathan Moore is an award winning documentary wedding photojournalist from Southern California

Hello! I am an award winning documentary wedding photographer based in Southern California. As of July 2017, I have photographed 43 weddings both locally and abroad. I have been fortunate to have worked for some very nice...

Jonathan Moore

Los Angeles in California, US
Starting Price:
1800 (USD)
Jenna Schoenefeld has a career as a photojournalist. Always drawn to document the true and candid.

Hello there! My name is Jenna Schoenefeld (Jenna Eve Schoenefeld), and I am a woman with a passion for pictures. Throughout my career as a photojournalist, I have always been drawn to document the true and candid. Weddings have a...

Jenna Schoenefeld

Jenna Eve Photography

Los Angeles in California, US
Starting Price:
2100 (USD)
Gina Clyne captures candids in addition to formal portraits of the Bride and Groom

I would describe my style of wedding photography as photojournalistic. While capturing formal portraits of the Bride and Groom are important, I also believe that catching the ambiance of your day and the life-force of your...

Gina Clyne

Los Angeles in California, US
Starting Price:
1125 (USD)
Alexa Maxine is a Los Angeles, California wedding photojouralist.

I started shooting weddings 8 years ago, and I absolutely love every aspect of it. I studied photography at the Art Center College of Design, in Pasadena CA, where I picked up all my technical knowledge about film, digital and...

Alexa Maxine

Bright Bird Photography

Los Angeles, US
Starting Price:
2900 (USD)
Brandon Wong, Southern California photojournalist turned wedding photographer.

As a husband and wife team, Brandon and Katrina bring a unique sense of love and commitment to each wedding they photograph—along with a first-hand understanding of the experiences of brides and grooms. Drawing on their shared...

Brandon Wong

Irvine, US
Starting Price:
3900 (USD)
Daniel Frazier is a wedding photojournalist from San Clemente in Southern California.

My name is Daniel Frazier, I am a Southern California native that is currently based out of San Clemente CA with my beautiful wife and dogs. Before I was a photographer I was in the Marines for five years did 3 deployments and...

Daniel Frazier

Black Dog Photography LLC

San Clemente in California, US
Starting Price:
1800 (USD)
Los Angeles wedding and portrait photographer Julie Pepin is all over California working for couples.

The naked eye is pretty magical, but it can’t see everything at once. There are little things that might go unnoticed in the flurry of a moment, but the reason that I love photography so much is because the camera picks up where...

Julie Pepin

Los Angeles in California, US
Starting Price:
2200 (USD)
Calling Dallas, Texas home, Robert Walker will capture all of your wedding moments.

With more than 17 years behind the camera, Robert approaches each and every wedding he photographs with a distinctive, fine art, photo-journalistic style. Fun, Relaxed, Discreet, and Professional are how client's describe...

Robert Walker

Dallas in Texas, US
Starting Price:
2400 (USD)
Lake Tahoe, CA based wedding photographer Shaunte Dittmar

I fell into my passion for photography at a younger age and used it as a means to document the world around me. Fascinated by human expression and interaction, I began photographing weddings and haven't looked back since. My...

Shaunte Dittmar

Lake Tahoe in California, US
Starting Price:
4200 (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)

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)
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)
Jennifer Jackson is at ease when photographing people

I am a Chicago-based photographer living in the Bucktown neighborhood in Chicago with my husband, and closest friend, Shawn.  When I was thirteen I picked up my mother's camera and started documenting our lives. The one...

Jennifer Jackson

Jennography

Chicago in Illinois, US
Starting Price:
3400 (USD)
Liza Head is based in San Jose and is a photographer of weddings.

I've always been a creative and adventurous person, and have wanted to pursue the arts ever since I can remember. I majored in fine art at the University of California, Santa Cruz, but it wasn't until I met my now-...

Liza Head

Juniper Spring Photography

San Jose in California, US
Starting Price:
3500 (USD)

David Royal is a freelance photographer based on the Monterey Bay in California. A photojournalist with a base in art photography, he loves using his camera as a tool to meet people and discover new worlds around him. A...

David Royal

Monterey Bay in California, US
Starting Price:
2300 (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)

Wedding Photojournalists from California - Southern

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2300 US Dollar

Ilumina Studios: Carsten Schertzer

Oxnard in California, United States
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

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...

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...

Amanda & David

Photographed by William West

You were very responsive and flexible. Your eye and style are fantastic and you are very calm and collected. Since the day we booked...