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. 

View WPJA photo stories from smaller weddings - WedElope | Choose love, not fear!

Dubai UAE Wedding Photographers

Find Your Dubai UAE Wedding Photographer

Emirate of Dubai, Gulf Arabic, Arabian Peninsula, Persian Gulf, Western Asia, Gulf of Oman

Dubai UAE Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Dubai UAE 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 brides and grooms around the globe are planning to elope and deciding to reschedule their original ideas for a big event because of current wedding size restrictions, social distancing, and mask requirements. They are getting wed on a whim, but dispensing with or postponing all else.

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

Most Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Attention wedding photographers! Submit your elopement story images today to be featured here!

January 18th, 2022
Intimate Indoor Wedding Venue Image of Guests spaced six feet apart at the ceremony
January 11th, 2022
Private Estate Camp Wooded Wedding Photography | a small outdoor patio in the woods
January 5th, 2022
Civil Destination Wedding Ceremony Pic | The bride walking down the aisle at the civil marriage venue

Elopement Photographers for Small Dubai UAE Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Dubai UAE 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.

United Arab Emirates WPJA members are ready to document any small, mini, civil ceremony, 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 modern, boutique, romantic, 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 Dubai UAE Couples

5 Dubai UAE Wedding Photographers...

Bindi Richardson wedding photography

Bindi Richardson

Dubai, AE *Now booking Dubai UAE weddings.
2200 (USD)
Chandan Sojitra is an Engagement Portrait, Wedding and Elopement Photographer

Chandan Sojitra

Dubai, AE *Now booking Dubai UAE weddings.
2200 (USD)
Dubai UAE wedding photography by Melon Perez

Melon Perez

Dubai, AE *Now booking Dubai UAE weddings.
2000 (USD)
Sergio Russo wedding photography from the studio ParamountPics

Sergio Russo

Dubai, AE *Now booking Dubai UAE weddings.
3000 (USD)
Amanda Gril Wedding and Event Photography

Amanda Gril

Sardinia in Cagliari, IT *Now booking Dubai UAE weddings.
1200 (EUR)

Dubai UAE Wedding Elopement Photography - WedElope

View WedElope Image Galleries by Dubai UAE Wedding Photographers from Small Events and Intimate Elopements.

Dubai UAE Wedding Engagement Photography - Diamond Awards

Are you ready to find a creative and talented Dubai UAE wedding photographer for an engagement portrait session to complement your story of love? Searching for some ideas and creative inspiration for your own Dubai UAE pre-wedding photography? Pro members from the Dubai UAE Wedding Photojournalist Association would like to help you add some unique and artistic pictures to your engagement photo gallery!

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my Dubai UAE 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 Dubai UAE wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
Q: How can couples find top-ranked Dubai UAE wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the Dubai UAE 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: How can couples find reviews of Dubai UAE wedding photographers?
A: We call them Client Letters. At the WPJA, we decided more than 20 years ago to avoid incorporating those third-person testimonials and endorsements that are found all too often in advertisements. Instead, we elevated our listings with the use of Client Letters, which represent the actual words and feelings of the clients who booked those Dubai UAE wedding photographers for their own wedding.
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RAVES, REVIEWS, AND Dubai UAE WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

Pam & Jorrit

Photo by Amanda Gril

We were so happy with you as our wedding photographer last week at our wedding in Ibiza. BEAUTIFUL pictures made with a special eye and attention for people and environment. We will absolutely recommend you to our friends and people we know for their wedding photos!! One more time: THANK YOU VERY DUTCH!