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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Netherlands Wedding Photographers

Netherlands Wedding Photographers

Find Netherlands photographers serving: Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague, Utrecht, Eindhoven, Tilburg, Groningen, Almere Stad, Breda, Nijmegen and Zeist

Netherlands Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Netherlands 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 Netherlands, 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 Netherlands elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented. It's important to work with a WPJA Netherlands 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, Netherlands 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 Netherlands Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Netherlands 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.

Europe WPJA members are ready to document any courthouse, pop-up, 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.

We are anxious to create a picture story chronicling your romantic, outdoor, 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 Netherlands Couples

24 Netherlands Wedding Photographers...

Intimate wedding photography by Wayne La

Wayne La

London in London, GB *Now booking Netherlands weddings.
1800 (GBP)
Aegean wedding and elopement photography by Furkan Akarsu of Turkey

Furkan Akarsu

in Izmir, TR *Now booking Netherlands weddings.
600 (EUR)
Antwerpen wedding and elopement photography by Sanne De Block, of Flanders, Belgium

Sanne De Block

Antwerpen in Antwerpen, BE *Now booking Netherlands weddings.
2500 (EUR)
Wedding reportage photography by Nadine Lotze of Lumoid Photo

Nadine Lotze

Hagen in Nordrhein-Westfalen, DE *Now booking Netherlands weddings.
250/hour (EUR)
Wedding and Elopement Photographer Andreas Pollok

Andreas Pollok

Hemsbach in Baden-Württemberg, DE *Now booking Netherlands weddings.
1999 (EUR)

Mihai Zaharia

Bucharest in București, RO *Now booking Netherlands weddings.
1300 (EUR)
Portrait of Wedding Photographer Ruth Wytinck

Ruth Wytinck

Landegem in Oost-Vlaanderen, BE *Now booking Netherlands weddings.
1750 (EUR)
Amanda Gril Wedding and Event Photography

Amanda Gril

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

Liam Crawley

Chester in Cheshire, GB *Now booking Netherlands weddings.
2250 (GBP)
Wedding, engagement and elopement photography by Svetlana Kohlmeier
2350 (EUR)

1 more photographers available for your wedding...

1250 British Pound

Neil Ridley Photography: Neil Ridley

Clitheroe in Lancashire, United Kingdom

You might be asking how I ended up going from a career as a Royal Air Force Policeman to becoming a full-time professional wedding photographer? The answer is quite simple, my passion for photography has been there for as long as I can remember...

Netherlands Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

A truthful report of raw emotions in a Bovendonk wedding day image captured by a Hoeven, Netherlands documentary wedding photographer showing the Groom and his brother in BW just before the ceremony starts
A beautiful rainy day Zeist portrait as The couple is standing in the rain during A typical winter wedding in december, But they are keeping each other warm
Great wedding photography of the Rotterdam couple from the Maastunnel as The bride is showing her beautiful dress to her husband
Top wedding photography at Buitenplaats Sparrendaal during a portrait session as The bride and groom are spraying a bottle of champagne in the air
An outstanding Kasteel Oud Zuylen wedding picture with this Utrecht bride and groom looking to each other as They are standing in the ballroom
A Netherlands Wedding, Elopement, and Engagement Photographer created this artistic, sunset portrait of this NL couple at Wilemstad Center - the couple standing between some trees, in the nice sunset
A creative black and white Rotterdam wedding photo created as a couple is walking from the hotel to the Cafe Rotterdam in the city Rotterdam
An inspiring image from a North Brabant wedding in The Netherlands showing Guests are taking a smart phone photo from a polaroid lookalike

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can couples find top-ranked Netherlands wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the Netherlands 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 Netherlands wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Netherlands 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 Netherlands photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Netherlands 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 Netherlands WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

Susanne & Erwin

Photo by Natalja van Ommeren

Natalia, You are an open and honest woman who makes beautiful pictures! You see unique opportunities and take them. I really liked that you did not want to put anything in the scene and that we actually did not notice that you were there. But that you have managed to make photos from all angles. At the times when it was necessary, you knew how to make everyone feel comfortable, for example by going crazy. Everyone is very impressed with our wedding album and often ask for your data. Which we naturally like to give.I remember especially for a moment while drawing. I saw your lens slide past when you photographed one of the guests, you made contact and said hi only. I liked it so much and funny. I love it! Thank you for making our photos!

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!

Catriona & Haakon

Photo by Wayne La

The photos have arrived! And of course, we absolutely love them!!! You've really captured the spirit of the day and all the moments that made it special. We can't stop looking at them - there's just so much to see in every photo, and the longer we look at them, the more there is to see! The composition of some of them is just genius. We had such a fun day, and I'm just delighted that we've got these photos to remember it by - we're so lucky we found you. The presentation box and USB key are also gorgeous, such a lovely touch. I can't even imagine how much work went into the photos, we've spent hours and hours just looking at them! So a MASSIVE thank you and AMAZING work. Cat