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!

Pas-de-Calais Wedding Photographers

Find Your Pas-de-Calais Wedding Photographer

Calais, Boulogne-sur-Mer, Arras, Lens, Liévin, Hénin-Beaumont, Béthune

Pas-de-Calais Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Pas-de-Calais 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, documentary-style Pas-de-Calais wedding photographers who are available right now who understand that some weddings and elopements can’t wait. Find yours today!

Most Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards
December 3rd, 2021
Pub Street Photography of bride and groom | seated at a table on the streets having a pint
November 29th, 2021
Lake wedding photographer | Bridal portrait in the rugged terrain of the mountains
November 22nd, 2021
Maceio, Alagoas BW church wedding photography | the bride walks triumphantly into the cathedral

Elopement Photographers for Small Pas-de-Calais Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Pas-de-Calais 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.

Hauts-de-France WPJA members are ready to document any town hall, DIY - do it yourself, quick, 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 casual, boutique, intimate, 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 Pas-de-Calais Couples

4 Pas-de-Calais Wedding Photographers...

Hauts-de-France and Lille elopement and wedding reportage photography by Estelle Carlier

Estelle Carlier

Lille, FR *Now booking Pas-de-Calais weddings.
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Wedding photography by Cedric Derbaise of France

Cedric Derbaise

Clermont in Oise (60) , FR *Now booking Pas-de-Calais weddings.
1500 (EUR)
Wedding Photographer Estelle Chhor poses for indoor portrait

Estelle Chhor

Sussargues, FR *Now booking Pas-de-Calais weddings.
1750 (EUR)
Wedding and Elopement Photography by Damien Dolle

Damien Dollé

Grand-Laviers in Somme (80) , FR *Now booking Pas-de-Calais weddings.
1300 (EUR)

Pas-de-Calais Wedding Engagement Photography - Diamond Awards

Are you ready to find a creative and talented Pas-de-Calais wedding photographer for an engagement portrait session to complement your story of love? Searching for some ideas and creative inspiration for your own Pas-de-Calais pre-wedding photography? Pro members from the Pas-de-Calais 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 Pas-de-Calais 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 Pas-de-Calais wedding photographers who have earned Artistic Guild awards for portrait and detail images.
Q: Where can I find a photographer for a short-notice, small Pas-de-Calais wedding?
A: There are many WPJA photographers who are able to help you out at a moment's notice. We understand that sometimes love happens and there's simply no time to lose. We can ensure that you can get married as quickly as possible — and have incredible photographs to remember your Pas-de-Calais wedding day by.
Q: How can couples find Pas-de-Calais photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Pas-de-Calais 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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