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Best Wedding
Photographers in
Wilmington
2021

Why These Wedding Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Wilmington 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.

Bella Rose Photography

In Wilmington, North Carolina, Bella Rose Photography captures artistic wedding and bridal images. They also specialize in engagement, family, boudoir, maternity, newborn, and corporate event photography. Bella Rose Photography is also available to travel globally for destination weddings. The studio earned the 2014 & 2015 Wedding Wire Couple’s Choice Awards and is a member of Professional Photographers of America and the Wedding Photojournalist Association.

Wilmington, NC 28409

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Billy Beach Photography

In North Carolina, Billy Beach Photography specializes in romantic beach wedding and bridal images. The studio is available to work in Wilmington, Topsail Beach, Kure Beach, Fort Fisher, Oak Island, Wrightsville Beach, Sunset Beach, and Ocean Isle Beach. Billy Beach Photography also provides photographs for LGBT wedding ceremonies. In 2016, the company won the WeddingWire Couple’s Choice Award.

Wilmington, NC 28403

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Chris Lang Photography

Chris Lang is a versatile Wilmington photographer that serves Bald Head Island, Topsail Island, River Landing, Poplar Grove Plantation, and Wrightsville Beach. Services include weddings, bridal, engagements, portraits, lifestyle, headshots, seniors, children, family, sporting events, tactical, corporate, editorial, videography, and professional event images. Chis is experienced photographing in a range of styles, including lifestyle, commercial, photojournalistic, and natural light. He is a member of Fearless Photographers and Professional Photographers of America.

Wilmington, NC 28401

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Dana Laymon Photography

Dana Laymon Photography is a Wilmington wedding photography studio that also specializes in bridal, engagement, boudoir and lifestyle photos. Dana is available for events in Figure Eight Island, Wrightsville Beach, Raleigh, Carolina Beach, Leland, Asheville, Bald Head Island, Topsail Island, Southport, Atlantic Beach, and Morehead City. Dana Laymon Photography has been featured on The Knot, Classic Bride, and Borrowed and Bleu.

Wilmington, NC 28412

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Hazelwood Photography

Hazelwood Photography is a wedding photography studio that also has experience capturing portraits and engagement photos. Based in Wilmington, Hazelwood Photography books throughout North Carolina and Virginia. The lead photographer graduated from the University of North Carolina with majors in Art and Anthropology and maintains memberships in Professional Photographers of America and The Wedding Portrait Society.

Hampstead, NC 28443

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Marcus Anthony Photography

Marcus Anthony Photography is a high-end wedding photography studio that produces artistic images for the modern couple. The studio uses bold colors to capture special events such as weddings, engagements, headshots, portraits, and commercial work. Even though the company is based out of Wilmington, North Carolina, sessions can be booked for destination weddings all over the globe.

Wilmington, NC 28403

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Melissa Hebert Photography

Balancing time between North Carolina and New York City, Melissa Hebert Photography primarily focuses on weddings, fashion, and portrait photography. Melissa earned her Bachelor's degree in Art with a specialization in Photography from the Cleveland Institute of Art. Melissa's work has been featured in Wedding Unveiled Magazine, Modernly Wed, Love Wed Bliss, Native, Cape Fear Wedding, WILMA, Charleston Fashion Week, Major Models NYC, Vogue Italia, and many other publications.

Wilmington, NC 28411

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Michael Escobar Photography

Michael Escobar Photography provides wedding, engagement, family, headshot, music, model, and baby photography. The company is located in Wilmington, North Carolina and services the surrounding cities of Asheville, Topsail, Charlotte, Fort Fisher, Holden Beach, Southport, Hillsborough, Myrtle Beach, and Figure Eight Island. Michael Escobar Photography earned the 2015 Wedisson Award (an international wedding photography contest) and the 2016 Wedding Wire Couple’s Choice Award.

Wilmington, NC 28403

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Moore Photography

Moore Photography is a photography studio that specializes in beach and outdoor wedding photos. They also provide creative images that include seniors, commercial work, children, and family portraits. The company offers services in the Wilmington, North Carolina area and travels to the surrounding cities for weddings and other arrangements.

Wilmington, NC 28411

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Photos by Kristopher

Photos by Kristopher is a photography studio that captures weddings and bridal moments. They also produce engagement images and family photos. The company includes a small team of photographers and assistants and serves Wilmington, Holden Beach, Figure Eight Island, Topsail Island, Bald Head Island, Wrightsville Beach, and Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina.

Wilmington, NC 28401

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Scott Piner Photographer

Scott Piner Photographer is a Wilmington photography studio specializing in creating romantic and timeless wedding and bridal images. In addition to wedding photography, Scott can capture family portraits, personal images, and lifestyle photos. Scott Piner Photographer has earned 5-star ratings from The Knot and WeddingWire and has been featured in Style Me Pretty’s Little Black Book.

Wilmington, NC 28405

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Susie Linquist Photography

Susie Linquist Photography primarily specializes in wedding photography. They are also available to take pictures of couples and families. The studio operates in Wilmington, North Carolina, but can provide services in Carolina Beach, Oak Island, Wrightsville Beach, Southport, Figure Eight Island, Asheville, and Bald Head Island. Susie is available to travel all over the world for destination weddings.

Wilmington, NC 28403

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Tom Sapp Photography

Tom Sapp is a Wilmington wedding photographer also specializing in family beach portraits, bridal images, maternity photos, newborn and senior portraits, and commercial photo shoots. Tom serves customers in Port City, Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach, Holden Beach, Topsail Island, and surrounding areas. He has more than 15 years of professional experience and is a graduate of the Hallmark Institute of Photography. He is also a member of the Professional Photographers of America and Wedding Portrait Photographers International.

Wilmington, NC 28412

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Treasured Moments Photography

Treasured Moments Photography captures elegant wedding events in and around the Eastern North Carolina area including Wilmington and Beaufort. They also offer bridal, engagements, families, lifestyles, and black and white photographic images. Treasured Moments Photography will travel beyond the state for destination weddings.

Wilmington, NC 28425

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Treebird Photography

Trinity of Treebird Photography works to capture quality images for Wilmington weddings, engagements, maternity, families, and seniors. She has a passion for life, love, and documenting one in a lifetime emotional moments. Trinity offers discounts to couples for destination weddings and has been featured in The Knot, Swooned, Senior Style Guide, East Carolina Bride, Beyond the Wanderlust, and Lemonade and Lenses. She also earned the 2016 Wedding Wire Couple’s Choice Award for her high-quality work.

Wilmington, NC 28412

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Wynona Benson Photography

The Wynona Benson Photography studio is made up of a team of Wilmington wedding photographers that are experts at capturing candid, non-choreographed images. They also take photographs of individual and family portraits, homecomings, and commercials. Wynona Benson Photography has been featured in The Knot Magazine, Borrowed and Blue, Style Me Pretty, and Boudoir Collection.

Wilmington, NC 28401

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