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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West Midlands Wedding Photographers

West Midlands Wedding Photographers

Find West Midlands photographers serving: Birmingham, Coventry, Wolverhampton, Solihull, Sutton Coldfield, Dudley, West Bromwich, Walsall, Stourbridge, Halesowen

West Midlands Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

YOU CAN'T STOP LOVE - In recent days, some of our West Midlands 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 West Midlands, 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 West Midlands elopement, couples still want to have their wedding day documented. It's important to work with a WPJA West Midlands 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, West Midlands documentary wedding photographers available right now who understand that some weddings and elopements can’t wait. Find yours today!

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Elopement Photographers for Small West Midlands Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small West Midlands 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.

England WPJA members are ready to document any civil ceremony, secret, fast, 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 symbolic, non-traditional, outdoor, 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 West Midlands Couples

7 West Midlands Wedding Photographers...

United Kingdom elopement and wedding reportage pictures by Alex Benyon

Alex Benyon

Evesham in Worcestershire, GB *Now booking West Midlands weddings.
1495 (GBP)
Studio Portrait of Wedding Reportage Photographer Cris Lowis

Cris Lowis

Stafford in Staffordshire, GB *Now booking West Midlands weddings.
1200 (GBP)
United Kingdom wedding reportage photography by Tom Beynon

Tom Beynon

Cambridge in Cambridgeshire, GB *Now booking West Midlands weddings.
1500 (GBP)

1 more photographers available for your wedding...

400 British Pound

Simon Dewey Photography: Simon Dewey

Derby in Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Hello, I'm Simon and I've been photographing weddings for over a decade now - usually photographing between 20-30 a year. We were given a camera as a wedding present. (On our own wedding day photography was really important. We...

West Midlands Wedding, Elopement and Engagement Images by WPJA Photographers

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

An exceptional Himley Hall wedding photojournalism sample by a professional Wolverhampton photographer communicating the First kiss during the indoor ceremony of the UK bride and groom
West Midlands wedding photography showing Guests wishing well to the newlyweds
West Midlands wedding photographer created this image at a Private venue in Birmingham, UK of a Muslim bride with her mother and grandmother
West Midlands wedding photographer created this image at the Birmingham Register Office of the Registrar waiting for bride and groom before their covid secure wedding ceremony
Three guests become tearful during the reception in this photo by a West Midlands, UK wedding reportage photographer.
Color image of the groom profile and the bride full length in her dress in West Midlands, UK
A West Midlands, England wedding photograph of a man attempting to get a woman's high heel out of a sidewalk grate

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can a wedding photojournalist create artistic portraits on my West Midlands 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 West Midlands 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 West Midlands 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 West Midlands wedding day by.
Q: How can couples find top-ranked West Midlands wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the West Midlands 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.
WPJA Communiqué: Featured Wedding Photography Articles
We all know that the economy can go through some hard times, and be somewhat reminiscent of past recessions. However, as people cut back on non-essential little luxuries here and there, one constant remains: weddings. People don’t tend to just stop getting married due...Read more
It’s no secret that these are strange times we’re going through right now, and there are many couples out there with weddings set in the near future who are left feeling uncertain and concerned about their futures. While that’s understandable, it’s also important to...Read more
Traditionally speaking, often times it is the couple’s families who help pay for their wedding. However, unfortunately that’s just not possible for everyone, especially these days when the cost of weddings can quickly and easily get out of control. Some couples...Read more

RAVES, REVIEWS, AND West Midlands WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

Davenport House wedding photography during ceremony.

Gloria & Jon

Photo by Nick Brightman

Thank you so much for agreeing to photograph our wedding. We love the photos and really appreciated your patience and good humour during the day. It was hard deciding which photos we wanted to use for our thank you cards as there are so many great ones we could have used, and it is only going to get harder when we move onto the albums!

Elaine and David

Photo by Cris Lowis

Cris - thank you for capturing the day so amazingly. You can really see our personality through the photos. I’m so glad we booked you! We couldn’t be happier and we couldn’t recommend your services enough.

Wedding Photography at the Millenium Art Gallery, Sheffield Town Hall | Couple kissing in a private moment

Jenny & Alex

Photo by Nick Brightman

Just wanted to say a huge thank you for capturing our special day We had such a great day and the photos really do encapsulate how amazing it was Thank you Kindest Regards Alex & Jenny