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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Birmingham-UK Wedding Photographers

Birmingham-UK Wedding Photographers

Find Birmingham-UK photographers serving: West Midlands, England, River Tame, River Rea, River Cole, Severn, Warwickshire

Birmingham-UK Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Birmingham-UK wedding photographer vendors have expressed their desire to accommodate couples who don’t want to wait to be married and are rushing the ceremony.

Many couples have recently discovered that less is more when it comes to wedding planning in Birmingham-UK, and those small weddings allow them to truly enjoy every aspect of their day. These intimate events allow brides and grooms to be fully present, as they are less worried and intimidated about the sheer size and scope of the day. While they may be planning a sweet and simple Birmingham-UK elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented. It's important to work with a WPJA Birmingham-UK photographer who specializes in elopements and who understands the unique dynamic of this type of event. The right photographer will capture the events of the day, the atmosphere of the event and the most important details.

The WPJA has an abundance of top-ranked, Birmingham-UK documentary wedding photographers available right now who understand that some weddings and elopements can’t wait. Find yours today!

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Elopement Photographers for Small Birmingham-UK Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Birmingham-UK wedding event is a wedding photojournalist’s dream: a fairly open schedule with lots of breathing space for creativity – it’s just the photographer, the couple, the officiant, and perhaps a few select companions.

West Midlands WPJA members are ready to document any themed, civil ceremony, small, or elopement wedding, even if it is a Monday-Thursday ceremony. Search for the “Can Shoot Weddings on Short Notice!” message on the listings below.

We are anxious to create a picture story chronicling your non-traditional, intimate, unique, small wedding from beginning to end. In this sense, it is no different from any other event that we have covered. The emphasis is on documenting key moments, capturing spontaneous displays of emotion, telling your real love story, as well as creating artistic portraits and details.

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Birmingham-UK Couples

3 Birmingham-UK Wedding Photographers...

Birmingham-UK wedding and elopement photography by Damian Burcher of West Midlands, England

Damian Burcher

Birmingham in West Midlands, GB *Now booking Birmingham-UK weddings.
1000 (GBP)
Wedding reportage and elopement photography by Clive Blair Photos

Clive Blair

Birmingham in West Midlands, GB *Now booking Birmingham-UK weddings.
1500 (GBP)
Nick Brightman - Wedding Photographer for the UK

Nick Brightman

Wolverhampton in West Midlands, GB *Now booking Birmingham-UK weddings.
1200 (GBP)

Wedding Venue Pictures by Birmingham-UK Wedding Photographers

Please select a venue below to view all associated contest-winning Birmingham-UK wedding photos.

Birmingham-UK Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

Below are some Birmingham-UK wedding photography samples from the world’s best wedding photographers of the WPJA. Some of these Birmingham-UK marriage pictures might be artistic portraits, details, or documentary-style images that have come from getting ready sessions, wedding ceremonies, reception venues, or Birmingham-UK engagement portrait sessions with couples.

World's top and most original wedding photography from The Belfry, Birmingham, UK of Kids playing video games under blue lights during the reception party
Birmingham, UK wedding reportage detail picture showing some Helping hands as the bride gets into an auto
Wishaw County Sports, Birmingham, England wedding venue photo | Creative Night Shot of a Bride and Groom | Purple Smoke Bomb with Lights
Wedding portrait of the Bride just before the ceremony at Ramgarhia Gurdwara, Birmingham, UK
Wedding ceremony confetti shot at The Bond, Birmingham
The H Suite, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK wedding photograph of the bride getting hugged by her father.
H Suite, Edgbaston, Birmingham, England - Wedding Photograph of groom in the back of a limo
Birmingham, UK  Wedding Photojournalist | black-and-white photo of the bride receiving a kiss the back of her hand

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can couples find top-ranked Birmingham-UK wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the Birmingham-UK photographers you see at the top of your search results page have recently won the most — and the most recent — contest awards. Our contests judge photographers based on their creativity, style, composure, and ability to capture the heart of any couple's story on their wedding day.
Q: Who are the best Birmingham-UK wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Birmingham-UK documentary wedding photographers for elopements. Our members are able to submit WedElope Stories that take you step-by-step, via a 9 image picture story, through the unique and moving elopements that take place around the world.
Q: How can couples find Birmingham-UK photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Birmingham-UK wedding photographers to showcase their best engagement photography work. These awards are given to photographers who prove that they have an ability to be creative, artistic, and intuitive while working on-location with couples who are newly engaged.
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RAVES, REVIEWS, AND Birmingham-UK WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

The groom speaks during the wedding reception at Bringewood, Ludlow | Nick Brightman Wedding photographer

Hannah & Matt

Photo by Nick Brightman

We can't thank you enough for capturing our Wedding Day so perfectly - our photos are a dream come true!! Love from Hannah & Matt

David & Jade

Photo by Clive Blair

Clive, We got back late Wednesday evening and saw your email - we couldn't resist watching the slideshow of all 739 photos! Safe to say we were exhausted at work on Thursday, but it was so worth it! We fell in love with the photos and the day all over again. Thank you so much for the priceless memories you have captured of the best day of our lives! We will recommend you to everyone we know. You're such a professional, talented but chilled out guy! Your style of photography fits perfectly with our relaxed day! Thank you so much xx

Wedding Photography at the Millenium Art Gallery, Sheffield Town Hall | Couple kissing in a private moment

Jenny & Alex

Photo by Nick Brightman

Just wanted to say a huge thank you for capturing our special day We had such a great day and the photos really do encapsulate how amazing it was Thank you Kindest Regards Alex & Jenny