Calgary Wedding Photographers

Calgary Wedding Photographers

Find Calgary photographers serving: Kananaskis River, Kananaskis, Bow River, Elbow River, Rocky Mountain Foothills, Canadian Prairies, and all of the Canadian Rockies

Calgary Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Calgary 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 Calgary, and those small weddings allow them to truly enjoy every aspect of their day. While they may be planning a sweet and simple Calgary elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented.

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

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Calgary Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Calgary 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.

Alberta WPJA members are ready to document any courthouse, civil ceremony, mini, 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.

View Award-Winning Pictures from Calgary Wedding Venues

3 Calgary Wedding Photographers...

BW studio portrait of adventure wedding photographer Eliza Slobodzian

Eliza Slobodzian

Cochrane in Alberta, CA *Now booking Calgary weddings.
2500 (CAD)

Dorota Karpowicz

Banff in Alberta, CA *Now booking Calgary weddings.
3750 (CAD)
Canada wedding and elopement photography by Lauren Hannah Garcia

Lauren Hannah Garcia

Edmonton in Alberta, CA *Now booking Calgary weddings.
3300 (CAD)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Calgary Couples

Calgary Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

Alberta stylish, winter wedding day couple portrait created in front of a hotel at the frozen lake for the Couple celebrating their love
A Calgary Wedding, Elopement, and Engagement Photographer created this artistic, scenic portrait of this Banff couple kissing the snowy mountain background
An Alberta Wedding, Elopement, and Engagement Photographer created this creative, adventurous portrait of this Banff couple Minnewanka Lake during sunrise
A Canada Wedding, Elopement, and Engagement Photographer created this artistic, adventurous portrait of this Banff couple posing at Moraine Lake with the bride to be in a red dress

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can couples find Calgary photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Calgary 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.
Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my Calgary wedding day?
A: While wedding photojournalists strive to capture candid moments on the wedding day, our photographers also are skilled artists who can compose powerful portraits. If you have a specific vision of what types of images you want from your wedding day, look at the top-ranked Calgary wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
Q: Who are the best Calgary wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Calgary 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.
WPJA Communiqué: Featured Wedding Photography Articles
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