Best Wedding Photographers in Santa Monica

Why These Wedding Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Santa Monica 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. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

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

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Brian Leahy Photography

Brian Leahy Photography includes a second photographer and full printing rights with all of its wedding packages. The Santa Monica photography studio sells custom albums and prints and will travel all over the world to photograph weddings. Brian Leahy's work has been featured in Reverie Gallery, California Wedding Day Magazine, CV Lux Magazine, Pottery Barn, Destination I Do Magazine, and other publications.

Santa Monica, CA 90405


Chelsea Elizabeth Photography

Chelsea Elizabeth Photography is a photography studio founded in Newbury Park in 2006. The photographer uses a clean, crisp, and modern style in her work. The studio won the WeddingWire Brides' Choice Award in 2011 and The Knot Best of Weddings in 2011. The business' wedding packages include a USB drive of high-resolution images, a blog post within six weeks of the wedding, online proofing, and an online slideshow.

Newbury Park, CA 91320