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Why These Wedding Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Encinitas Wedding Photographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Aaron Willcox Photography

Aaron Willcox Photography offers professional wedding photography services in Encinitas, CA. A believer in the power of true love, Aaron Willcox Photography aims to capture the sincerity and intimacy that makes each wedding unique and full of love. They take pride in offering a high level of passion, care, and technical mastery that ensures the moments of their customers' special day are not lost in time. A winner of the Wedding Photojournalist Association Gold Medal, the Fearless Photographers Award Winner, and 21 Artistic Guild-Wedding Photojournalist Association Awards, Aaron Willcox Photography utilizes a high level of skill and experience to offer an original vision for each event.

Encinitas, CA 92024


Ashley Barker Wedding Photography

Los Angeles area photographer, Ashley Barker Wedding Photography, takes one of the most important days in a couples’ life and captures it forever on film. Ashley Barker, owner and lead photographer, has been taking pictures since she was a teenager and had dedicated her life to the craft. Her passion makes each photo she takes unique and special to the couple and occasion. Her skills in outdoor photography have landed her pictures on the covers of magazines such as Snow Surf and Golden Ride. Customers love the photos Ashley takes to commemorate moments they couldn’t have anticipated for a photo list.

Encinitas, CA 92024


Brett Butterstein Photography

Brett Butterstein Photography specializes in taking pictures for weddings using state of the art equipment and a special dedication to capturing the details of a couple’s personality and unique traits. Mr. Butterstein is the lead photographer and began professionally photographing weddings in 2005 and spends the majority of his time traveling, teaching and learning more about the field. He was named the Wedding Photographer of the Year in 2016 by the Wedding Photojournalist Association and one of the World’s Top Photographers by Italian Luxury Magazine. Many of his clients recommend him to others because of his high-quality pictures and the thorough attention he gives all of his customers. He serves people in many different locations around the world, including Mexico, Hawaii, Orange County, Palm Desert, and downtown San Diego.

Encinitas, CA 92024


Frankel Photography

Frankel Photography is a San Diego, California based photographic studio that has over 27 years of experience in all variety of photography. Frankel Photography is run by husband and wife couple, Al and Heather Frankel. The company holds memberships with the Professional Photographers of America and the Wedding Photography Association. Some of the services provided by Frankel Photography include wedding special, bar mitzvah photography, family portraits, and pet photography sessions. Interested customers can contact the company by phone or email to schedule an appointment or to request a pricing consultation. A large gallery of past client images may also be found on the company website.

Encinitas, CA 92024


Ian R Meyers Photography

Located in Leucadia, California, Ian R. Meyers Photography is a professional photography business that serves clients in the wider local metropolitan area. The company is a specialist in portraiture-style photography and offers clients such services as architectural and real estate photo shoots, family and child portraiture, pet and equine photography, business headshots, special event photography coverage, and more. Ian R. Meyers Photography is also available for landscape photography services. Owner and lead photographer Ian R. Meyers has been in the industry full-time since 2014. The company can be contacted for booking purposes by phone, by text, by email, or through its website.

Encinitas, CA 92007


Melissa McClure Photography

Melissa McClure Photography provides photography services from Melissa's home base in San Diego, CA. San Diego will always be home for Melissa, and she loves photographing there year round. She offers standardized wedding packages and more customized packaged to customers who would like them. Photography is Melissa's #1 passion, and travel is close behind at #2. She keeps her passport close by at all times, and she jumps at the chance to photograph destination weddings at places beyond San Diego. Minimal travel fees will apply. Melissa never takes herself too seriously, and her work reflects that spirit of freedom and fun.

Carlsbad, CA 92013


Mellow Mood Photography

Mellow Mood Photography is an Encinitas, California based photographic studio that works in all manner of distinct fields of photography throughout the greater San Diego area. Concert photography, family portraits, and wedding photo shoots are just a few of the different services offered by the staff at Mellow Mood Photography. The company has experience utilizing both film and digital mediums and editing and hard copy print production services are available upon request. Mellow Mood Photography maintains an extensive gallery of past project images on the company site for the benefit of its prospective customers seeking to visualize the type of work the business produces.

Encinitas, CA 92024


Solifoto Photography

Solifoto is a boutique photography studio located in San Diego, California. They provide custom photography services for weddings, special corporate events, business headshots, corporate website photos, family portraiture, and editorial boudoir – their specialty. Solifoto’s primary photographer, Laura Bravo Mertz, has had her work previously featured in publications such as Vogue UK, Riviera, Viva Glam, Ranch & Coast, Off the Easel and Fine Magazine. Her photography style attempts to draw out the client’s emotion and color to create a more bold and adventurous version of themselves in photos. Solifoto’s website offers an extensive gallery of their past photo sessions and their variety of services.

Carlsbad, CA 92009


The Cali Life Photography

The Cali Life Photography is the brainchild of Greg Cali, who is proud to infuse his photography with an artist’s perspective. He works as if he were painting each subject in its own personal best lighting, capturing photos with ideal color and light. He dedicates himself to getting the “perfect shot,” and clients across Southern California seek him out for his work. The Cali Life Photography works with a wide variety of clients, settings, and unique requests. Greg's credits include work in Exquisite Weddings Magazine, San Diego Pacific Magazine, Fine Magazine, Swell Realty, Sotheby’s, Previews, O’Gara Coach, Cartus, Dimension Data, and Monster Energy.

Encinitas, CA 92024

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