Napa Wedding Photographers

Napa Wedding Photographers

Find Napa photographers serving: Napa County, Napa County Metropolitan Statistical Area, Wine Country

Napa Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

NO STOPPING LOVE - In recent months, many of our wedding photographers have communicated their desire to accommodate couples who don’t want to wait to be married and are quickly moving forward with smaller ceremonies.

By planning a simple Napa elopement, couples are able to stay present in the moment and fully absorb the impact of their wedding day. Given the fact that many couples feel more natural and at ease in intimate settings, it's no surprise that some of the most breathtaking wedding images come from elopements.

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

Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

Napa Photographers for Large or Small Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Napa 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.

California - Northern WPJA members are ready to document any civil ceremony, secret, 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.

View Award-Winning Pictures from Napa Wedding Venues

5 Napa Wedding Photographers...

CA Engagemen, Wedding and Elopement Photography by Tyler Vu

Tyler Vu

San Jose in California, US *Now booking Napa weddings.
4000 (USD)
Adventure wedding and elopement photography by Kimmi Cranes
2000 (USD)
Northern California wedding photography by Drew Bird - Creative Storytelling

Drew Bird

Oakland in California, US *Now booking Napa weddings.
3500 (USD)
Lake Tahoe wedding and elopement photographer Matt Theilen, of California
5500 (USD)
Edeelin Labra, Northern CA wedding photography

Edeelin Labra

Vallejo in California, US *Now booking Napa weddings.
2000 (USD)

Map of Wedding Photojournalists Serving Napa Couples

Napa Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

The couple celebrated their engagement with a toast to their love, framed by a stunning blue sky in a photo taken from a low angle
A sweet kiss by the wine barrels of a Napa vineyard during engagement portrait session
Napa lifestyle couples photography session showing a sweet look at each other as they hold hands and climb stairs together
An after the wedding proposal engagement picture session in Napa, California for a Couple by the store window at night
Napa post proposal portrait photos of a happy Northern California couple having a sweet intimate minute together by the castle
Napa engaged couple nightfall portrait session with just the two of us
Napa wedding detail photography of A beautiful floral display in the middle of an empty reception room
CA pre wedding portrait session with engaged lovers in Napa, California at a Taqueria Style Stop

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can couples find top-ranked Napa wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the Napa 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: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my Napa 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 Napa wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
Q: Who are the best Napa wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Napa 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.
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RAVES, REVIEWS, AND Napa WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

Emily + Zach

Photo by Drew Bird

Hi Drew - These photos are absolutely incredible!! We are speechless. We were looking through them this evening and it was like re-living the whole weekend in the sierra mountains. These are such treasured memories. We feel so lucky to have had you as our storyteller and that you were part of the weekend story, along with all our friends and family. Thank you!!!! -Emily + Zach

Tahoe Bleu Wave Boat wedding image captured out on the water.

Sara and Ted

Photo by Kimmi Cranes

The photos are stunning! You definitely made it so much fun and found the love and joy in all of us! We all had such an amazing time. You are an incredibly special person and your light shines through you. We are lucky to have had you as our photographer.

Sarah + Stephen

Photo by Drew Bird

Hey Drew - We went through all the pics last night and I just wanted to tell you again how awesome they are! You really captured some amazing moments and we're forever grateful! I was 3/4 through them and crying lol. It's as if we were replaying a story of the day. SO AMAZING! THANK YOU!!! We've shared the link with some of our guests and they are all raving about them as well! A thousand thanks, Sarah and Stephen