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!

Russia Wedding Photographers

Find Your Russia Wedding Photographer

Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Vladivostok, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg, Kazan, Chelyabinsk, Volgogra, Voronezh, Nizhny Novgorod

Russia Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our Russia 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 Russia 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
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
November 15th, 2021
Wedding Portrait Photographer for Rapolano Terme, Tuscany | posing for a portrait that felt secretive

Elopement Photographers for Small Russia Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small Russia 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 themed, mini, secret, 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 outdoor, casual, non-traditional, 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 Russia Couples

6 Russia Wedding Photographers...

Wedding and elopement photography by Marek Hanyzewski

Marek Hanyzewski

Warsaw in Mazowieckie, PL *Now booking Russia weddings.
600 (EUR)
Wedding Photography by Alessandro Castelli

Alessandro Castelli

Scicli in Ragusa, IT *Now booking Russia weddings.
120/hour (EUR)

Maxime Desessard

Paris, FR *Now booking Russia weddings.
1900 (EUR)
Sergio Russo wedding photography from the studio ParamountPics

Sergio Russo

Dubai, AE *Now booking Russia weddings.
3000 (USD)
Image of Italian elopement and wedding photographer Raffaele Rotondo

Raffaele Rotondo

Casagiove in Caserta, IT *Now booking Russia weddings.
150/hour (EUR)
Wedding and elopement photography by Rogerio Frota dos Santos
3500 (BRL)

Russia Wedding Engagement Photography - Diamond Awards

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can couples find Russia photographers for pre-wedding engagement portraits?
A: The WPJA issues Diamond Awards for Russia 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: Where can I find a photographer for a short-notice, small Russia 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 Russia wedding day by.
Q: Who are the best Russia wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top Russia 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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