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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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Featured San Bernardino County Wedding Elopement Photographers

Planning for a small marriage ceremony in San Bernardino County? The best San Bernardino County wedding and elopement photographers are members of the Wedding Photojournalist Association. Search this site for links to award-winning, documentary-style wedding images, links to venues, and view photographers by region to find info on their rates and packages.

Page Last Updated January 3rd, 2022

A BW elopement image of the ceremony kiss at a Mojave Desert Joshua Tree National Park event - CA adventure wedding photography by Kate Hagerty
Elopement and Wedding Photographer: Kate Hagerty, Pittsburgh, United States

Mojave Desert - Joshua Tree National Park, CA Adventure

Paige and Cam share their first dance as a married couple.

In October of 2020, I traveled to California to photograph Paige and Cam’s elopement after the pandemic caused them to delay their original big family wedding plans. They picked me up from LAX with the maid of honor Maddie and videographer AJ in tow. As we were in Los Angeles, we immediately stopped at In-n-Out (huzzah!) and a wholesale flower market to buy a couple of buckets of stunning fresh flowers for the wedding....

Elopement and Wedding Photographer: Darren Hendry, Los Angeles, United States

Joshua Tree, CA - Cap Rock, Key Views

The incredible setting for their intimate ceremony in the Southern California desert.

These two lovers took a break from East Coast life to get married in Joshua Tree. They just wanted to keep it simple and have a small intimate elopement with their parents in an awesome location that they love. They had an emotional ceremony at Cap Rock, followed by a trek up the Key Views to take in that awesome sunset. It was a perfect day for a fantastic couple.