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!

United Kingdom Wedding Photographers

United Kingdom Wedding Photographers

Find United Kingdom photographers serving: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, UK

United Kingdom Wedding Photography, Engagement Photo Sessions + Elopements

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

Most Recent WPJA WedElope Story Awards

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January 26th, 2022
wedding photographer for intimate ceremonies | The bride clasps hands with the groom as they take their first steps together
January 18th, 2022
Intimate Indoor Wedding Venue Image of Guests spaced six feet apart at the ceremony
January 11th, 2022
Private Estate Camp Wooded Wedding Photography | a small outdoor patio in the woods

Elopement Photographers for Small United Kingdom Weddings

Shooting an elopement or small United Kingdom 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 town hall, civil ceremony, courthouse, 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 modern, symbolic, religious, 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 United Kingdom Couples

148 United Kingdom Wedding Photographers...

David Pullum Images - Wedding and Elopement Photography
1650 (GBP)
Intimate wedding photography by Wayne La
1800 (GBP)
UK wedding reportage, engagements and elopement photography by Kari Bellamy
1995 (GBP)
Freek Nagtzaam is a wedding photographer going by the studio name of Platimo Photography

Freek Nagtzaam

's-Hertogenbosch in Noord Brabant, NL *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1495 (EUR)
WPJA POY Trophy-Winner William Lambelet - Wedding and Elopement Photographer

William Lambelet

Montpellier in Herault (34) , FR *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
2100 (EUR)
Wedding and elopement photography by Lisa Pacor

Lisa De Domenico Pacor

Trieste in Trieste, IT *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
2000 (EUR)
Wedding and elopement photos by Pierrick Roland

Pierrick Roland

Levallois-Perret in Hauts-de-Seine (92) , FR *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
2000 (EUR)
Cristina Tanase is a Wedding and Engagement Photographer

Cristina Tanase

Bucharest in București, RO *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1600 (EUR)
Lifestyle portrait of Paolo Blocar, Wedding and Elopement Photographer of Aria di Foto

Paolo Blocar

Trieste in Trieste, IT *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1900 (EUR)
Engagement, wedding and elopement photography by Jean-Baptiste Chauvin

Jean Baptiste Chauvin

Versailles, FR *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1800 (EUR)
Couple Portraits and Wedding Photography by Tsvetelina Deliyska

Tsvetelina Deliyska

Sofia in Sofia, BG *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1500 (EUR)

Mihai Zaharia

Bucharest in București, RO *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1300 (EUR)
Isabelle Bazin Wedding and Elopement Photographer - isasouri photo

Isabelle Bazin

Goutz, FR *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
250/hour (EUR)
Weddings, engagement portrait shoots and elopement photography by Pedro Volana

Pedro Volana

Jaen in Jaen, ES *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1500 (EUR)
Wedding and elopement reportage photography by Jesus Merida

Jesus Merida

Malaga in Malaga, ES *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1500 (EUR)
Wedding and elopement pictures by Jean Baptiste Duarte

Jean Baptiste Duarte

Escoire in Dordogne (24) , FR *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1290 (EUR)
Fille Roelants Photography - Wedding and Elopement photographer

Fille Roelants

Antwerpen in Antwerpen, BE *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
2100 (EUR)
Wedding photography and engagement portraits by Loic Bourniquel of France

Loic Bourniquel

Lescure-d'Albigeois in Tarn (81) , FR *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1500 (EUR)
Elopement and wedding photography by Kate Hampson

Kate Hampson

Los Angeles in California, US *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
4000 (USD)
Documentary wedding and elopement photography by Jamie Gillies

Jamie Gillies

Carrigkerry in Limerick, IE *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1000 (EUR)
Wedding Photography by Simona Cancelli

Simona Cancelli

Siracusa in Siracusa, IT *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1500 (EUR)
Engagement Portrait Sessions, Wedding and Elopement Day Photography by Ivelina Cholakova

Ivelina Cholakova

Sofia in Sofia, BG *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1200 (EUR)
Wedding and elopement photography by Marek Hanyzewski

Marek Hanyzewski

Warsaw in Mazowieckie, PL *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
600 (EUR)
Wedding and elopement photography by Tatyana Chohadjieva

Tatyana Chohadjieva

Sofia in Sofia, BG *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1200 (EUR)

Sebastien Clavel

Lyon, FR *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1900 (EUR)
Wedding and Elopement photography by Sophie Stacino of the WPJA

Sophie Stacino

Toulouse in Haute-Garonne (31) , FR *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1200 (EUR)
Wedding Photographer and Engagement Portrait Pro, Ronnie Szeto

Ronnie Szeto

Tseung Kwan O, HK *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
11800 (HKD)
Wedding photography by Nadine Court

Nadine Court

Chambéry, FR *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1850 (EUR)
Engagement photo sessions and wedding photography by Manos Skoularikos

Manos Skoularikos

Athens in Attica, GR *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1600 (EUR)
Weddings, couple portrait shoots and elopement photography by Valeria Berti

Valeria Berti

Selvazzano Dentro in Padova, IT *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1700 (EUR)
Lombardy and Varese wedding and elopement photography by Francesca Zambrini of Italy

Francesca Zambrini

Varese in Varese, IT *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
1500 (EUR)

Shane O'Neill

Waterford in Waterford, IE *Now booking United Kingdom weddings.
2200 (EUR)

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2 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...

1200 Euro

Wedding Photographer: Adrian Hancu

Strasbourg in Bas-Rhin (67) , France

Born in Chisinau, Moldova (Ex-URSS). Law school education followed by a premature love affair with photography. Freelance photographer since 2003. Over the years, I fulfill my clients’ expectations by combining a natural intuition and keen eye...

Wedding Venue Pictures by United Kingdom Wedding Photographers

Please select a venue below to view all associated contest-winning United Kingdom wedding photos.

United Kingdom Wedding Engagement Photography - Diamond Awards

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who are the best United Kingdom wedding photographers for small elopements?
A: The WPJA is proud to have some of the top United Kingdom 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 reviews of United Kingdom wedding photographers?
A: We call them Client Letters. At the WPJA, we decided more than 20 years ago to avoid incorporating those third-person testimonials and endorsements that are found all too often in advertisements. Instead, we elevated our listings with the use of Client Letters, which represent the actual words and feelings of the clients who booked those United Kingdom wedding photographers for their own wedding.
Q: How can couples find top-ranked United Kingdom wedding photographers?
A: The WPJA created the original wedding photographer ranking systems. Our innovative system is based on contest winning points, meaning that the United Kingdom 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 to a poor economy, nor should they! So, in an industry that keeps on going through thick and thin, what are some things to expect for the future, and what is really necessary to still make that wedding day memorable and...Read more
WHAT EXACTLY DOES IT MEAN TO ELOPE? If you look up the definition of “elope” in the Merriam-Webster dictionary , you’ll find a plethora of meanings making it quite clear how polarizing the word has become, and how it has transformed and evolved with the passage of time and even personal preference.Read more
Clean background in this photo of the bride walking into her mountain ceremony.
Some couples, as they begin planning for their weddings, might think that they are limited to the classic locations: churches, gardens, beaches, or even Las Vegas. But in doing so they’re missing out on a multitude of unique options that might suit their personalities much better! Why limit yourself to a quiet, quaint ceremony when your adventurous heart may be calling out for something more? An entirely different genre of wedding, so to speak, is the adventure wedding elopement. This concept...Read more

RAVES, REVIEWS, AND United Kingdom WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER RECOMMENDATIONS

April and Dan

Photo by Sharron Gibson

Thank you so much for making one of our great moments in life and turning it into a memory we can look back over and over again.

Ronnie Szeto Wedding Photography of HK couples getting married

Yumana & Christian

Photo by Ronnie Szeto

Love all the captures, and people’s reactions and emotions. Priceless! Thank you so much Ronnie for being a huge part in our multiple wedding events! We are so thankful that we have found you and guess what, it's only the beginning. Many more events we love to have your help in documenting!! Through your lens, we were able to see what we didn't on those days and get to relive in those moments again.

Chalkida, Greece Ktima Boureli wedding photography of the bride and groom with bouquet of flowers.

David & Julie

Photo by Manos Skoularikos

Manos, we are more than happy with your great work! When we saw the photos, we were so excited and it was like we lived our wedding day again. You really capture the moments and the feelings of this day. Apart from an amazing photographer you are a great guy and we highly recommend you to anyone looking for a wedding photographer! Keep up the good work!