Are you planning a short-notice, small wedding or elopement?

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIOS ARE OPEN - Many couples don’t want to wait. They are planning to get married in the very near future, eloping, or rushing a small ceremony with their photographer, some close friends, and family but dispensing with or postponing the reception party. 

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Small Weddings + Elopement Photography

Since 2002, the WPJA has been connecting couples with the best, most artistic wedding photographers from around the world.

Pro documentary-style wedding photography by Bradley Hanson
France Elopement and Wedding Photographer Hong-Phuc Bui, of Le Comptoir Photo
Indra Simons - iSi weddings - Dutch wedding and elopement photographer
Creative Wedding photographer Charlène Aubert
Wedding Photography by Claudia Amorim
Melbourne wedding photography by Carley Payne of Victoria, Australia
Emilie Marchandise - Weddings and Family Photography
Simon Fazackarley is a United Kingdom Wedding Photographer
California wedding photography by Brett Butterstein
Italian wedding and elopement photojournalist - Alessia Bruchi Fotografia
Engagement Portraits by top Wedding and Elopement Photographer Sylvain Bouzat
Wedding and elopement photography by Erica Dietz
Reportage-Style Wedding Photography by Karen Flower
Engagement, wedding and elopement photography by Lucille Gaumard
North Carolina wedding photography by Joe Payne
Freek Nagtzaam is a wedding photographer going by the studio name of Platimo Photography
Mumbai Wedding Photographer Mohamed Jameer

Genuine Photo Contests

The WPJA hosts multiple wedding photography contests each year, awarding only the most captivating and engaging photos.

View winners from past contests below:

Small Wedding Planning & Elopement Articles

When viewing the wildly adventurous and vibrant wedding photography of Barbara Dorota Karpowicz, who runs BDFK Photography together with her husband, it is no...


Congratulations to Renan Radici When Renan Radici joined the WPJA a few years ago, his goal was to become the most awarded photographer in the association in a...

WPJA’s 2019 Artistic Guild Photographer of the Year says he couldn’t have asked for a better training ground for his craft than the years he spent as a...

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