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Best Wedding
Photographers in
San Francisco

Why These Wedding Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored wedding photographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best wedding photographers in San Francisco, CA.

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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.

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IQphoto Studio FEATURED Expertise

In business for over 17 years, IQphoto Studio a San Francisco, California-based business providing wedding photography services to clients throughout the metro area. It covers wedding ceremonies and receptions of any size and employs photographers who attempt to capture often overlooked moments. A variety of photography styles are available including traditional, documentary, and editorial, and each offers clients a different prioritization of images and coverage differing between carefully constructed and spontaneous. IQphoto Studio is also an expert of family and portrait photography.

1941 Noriega St
San Francisco, CA 94122

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Amor in Motion Films FEATURED Expertise

Amor in Motion is a wedding film studio and passionate team of filmmakers, artists, and storytellers who are committed to pushing the boundaries of wedding cinematography. Amor in Motion was founded in 2011 and has filmed over 400 weddings. They approach each film with artistic intention and unique, individually-catered perspective. They aim to create not only a unique product but a unique experience. Past clients include: Barron Hilton II, Twins MLB Pitcher, Senior VP of Fox, and actress Carolyn Stotesbery. They have been featured in BRIDES, Martha Stewart, Style Me Pretty and a stream of others.

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Ben Krantz Studio

Ben Krantz Studio specializes in San Francisco wedding, portrait, and event photography. The studio also offers creative headshots for professionals. The company uses a naturalistic and flattering style that customers love.

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Ditto Photography

Ditto Photography is a San Francisco wedding photography and fine art studio that uses film and digital imagery to tell the story of your day. They travel in and out of the United States for events and are members of the Wedding & Portrait Photographers International Association. Ditto Photography’s high-quality work has been featured in online publications such as The Grey Collective, Wedding Wire, and 100 Layer Cakes.

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Drozian Photoworks

Drozian Photoworks is a San Francisco wedding and portrait studio. The studio also specializes in glamor photographs, videos, and family portraits. They work with clients throughout the Bay Area, and also travel for destination weddings. The company has received The Knot’s Best of Weddings Award for four consecutive years.

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Emily Merrill Weddings

Emily Merrill Weddings uses a distinctive, candid photography style to document a wedding story through non-choreographed images. The team serves customers throughout Marin County, San Francisco, Sonoma, Napa, and the Central Coast.

San Francisco, CA 94103

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enLuce Photography

For more than a decade, enLuce Photography has specialized in weddings and events. The company uses a creative photojournalistic style to unobtrusively capture memories. They also offer fine art, lifestyle, portrait, editorial, and commercial photography services. enLuce Photography will travel worldwide for destination weddings, and serves local customers in San Francisco, Berkeley, Palo Alto, Marin, Woodside, Santa Rosa, Sonoma, Napa, Calistoga, San Mateo, Burlingame, Lafayette, and Walnut Creek.

Petaluma, CA 94952


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Hazy Lane Studios

Founded in 2013, The Hazy Lane Studios is a San Ramon Valley wedding photography studio that uses a romantic and modern style. The company uses high-resolution digital film for all photographs, and is willing to travel across the West Coast for destination events.

San Ramon, CA 94596


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Jerry Maalihan Photography

Jerry Maalihan Photography uses an authentic, timeless style to capture weddings in the San Francisco Bay Area. The studio has over 20 years of experience taking photos of engagements, baby showers, anniversary parties, proms, LGBTQ weddings, and quinceañeras. The team behind Jerry Maalihan Photography is described as being friendly and professional, and does a wonderful job at capturing images without spending time choreographing poses.

South San Francisco, CA 94080


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Jonathan Massmann Photography

Jonathan Massmann Photography specializes in lifestyle and wedding photography in San Rafael and beyond. The team is also available to travel across the globe for special occasions and destination weddings. The studio has been featured in The Knot and Wedding Party, and has a history of delighted customers.

San Rafael, CA 94901

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Kat Ma Photography

Kat Ma Photography is a wedding and portrait studio in San Francisco, California. Their photography services also include special events, concerts, portraits, urban landscapes, films, maternity, children, engagement photos, and family portraitures. The studio uses high-resolution digital images and offers to produce a CD of photographs upon request.

Oakland, CA 94610


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Kayla F Photography

Kayla F is a wedding photographer based in San Francisco. Her photography highlights people’s personalities in their most candid moments while keeping captured photos as organic and natural as possible. She offers wedding packages, which are inclusive of consultation and complimentary engagement session, while lifestyle sessions come with an on-location photoshoot and viewing session.

San Francisco, CA 94133


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Lemuel Costan Photography

Lemuel Costan Photography is a wedding and event photography studio. Their team travels all over the San Francisco area to capture memorable wedding images. They use a storytelling style to photograph and print wedding, engagement, and portrait images. Lemuel Costan Photography is a member of Wedding & Portrait Photographers International (WPPI).

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Linda Wedding Photography

Linda Wedding Photography captures photographs and video memories of weddings in San Francisco. The studio also photographs engagements, events, portraits, products, and commercials. The company is available to travel for destination weddings.

San Francisco, CA 94102


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Michael Loeb Photography

Michael Loeb Photography serves the San Francisco, California, metro area, providing coverage of wedding ceremonies and engagements in order to provide photo albums capturing both candid and carefully planned moments. This studio employs a photo-journalistic approach and offers custom designed photo albums as well as accessories including photo booths and aerial photos and videos taken via drone. Videography services can be purchased if clients desire coverage of the ceremony and reception. Michael Loeb photography also offers disc jockey services.

Sausalito, CA 94965


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Milou + Olin Photography

Milou + Olin Photography specializes in Napa and Sonoma wedding photography. The studio also captures engagement, boudoir, maternity, newborn, and senior and family portrait images. Milou + Olin Photography serves the greater Bay Area, and offers prints and canvases in black & white or color.

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Misti Layne Photography

Misti Layne Photography uses a storytelling style to document weddings throughout the Bay Area. The studio also photographs family and corporate portraits, musicians, and destination weddings. Former customers rave that the studio captures memorable photos of subtle moments that otherwise would have gone unnoticed.

San Francisco, CA 94107

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Plumberry Photography

Plumberry Photography specializes in capturing romantic wedding, loving engagement, and sensual boudoir images in the Bay Area. Additionally, in the past five years they have travelled across the world for destination weddings and other major events.

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Robin Jolin Weddings

Robin Jolin Weddings specializes in wedding and lifestyle photography in San Francisco, CA. They have won awards such as the 2013 WeddingWire Brides’ Choice, 2014 Couples’ Choice, and 2013 The Knot’s Best of Weddings Award. They have been featured in Storyboard Wedding, Style Me Pretty, Melissa Hearts Weddings, Trendy Groom, One To Wed, Borrowed & Blue, Rustic Wedding Chic, San Francisco’s 7X7, and DIY Bride.

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San Francisco City Hall Wedding Photographer

San Francisco City Hall Wedding Photography is a team with years of experience. The photographers offer a fine blend of portraits, candid shots and artistic San Francisco City Hall imagery.The team combines talent, experience and expertise to create a truly enjoyable, stress-free and memorable wedding experience.

3365 Sacramento St #435
San Francisco, CA 94118


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Slava Blazer Photography

Slava Blazer Photography focuses on personal and commercial photoshoots. Founded in 2008, the team of talented photographers are known for capturing memorable wedding and event images. The company also offers engagement, maternity, newborn, advertising, fashion, family and kid images, as well as corporate and modeling headshots. Slava Blazer Photography studio services the San Francisco, CA, area.

San Francisco, CA 94132


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Tanja Nixx Photography

Tanja Nixx Photography boasts a classically creative and glamorous approach to photography. The studio specializes in San Francisco weddings, events, and outdoor portraitures. The Tanja Nixx Photography studio has a background in graphic design, which aids in creating precious moments through a photographic lens.

San Francisco, CA 94118


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Thaimage is a wedding photography company in San Leandro, California. The studio captures candid and emotional wedding, engagement, and portrait images. Past customers praise Thaimage for staying active throughout the wedding, and capturing every moment while seamlessly blending into the event.

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The Day Entertainment

The Day Entertainment is a full-service wedding photography studio. They capture big and small details from the wedding day such as the rings, flowers, and décor. The company also provides photography services for company events, anniversaries, and baby showers. They are proud to have earned awards from Wedding Wire, MarthaStewart.com, and ProjectWedding.com.

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Tim Halberg

Tim Halberg's work has been featured in Vogue Italy, The Tonight Show, The Knot, The Hollywood Reporter, The Wall Street Journal, and many other publications. The Napa-based photographer gives back to the community by hosting photography workshops, giving one-on-one mentoring, speaking at the WPPI, and guest lecturing for college photography classes. Clients have given positive feedback for Tim Halberg's responsiveness, professionalism, and quality work.

Napa, CA 94558


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