Best Wedding Photographers in Knoxville

Why These Wedding Photographers?

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

Alisha Bacon Photography

Alisha Bacon Photography is a Knoxville studio that provides all-inclusive packages to clients. Portrait packages are children, family, maternity, senior, and engagement. Custom packages are available and returning clients are qualified for a discount. Other packages are professional headshots, newborns, milestones, and bundles, and additional options. The wedding package is $225 per hour and travel within 40 miles of Knoxville is included. Clients can add a second photographer for $75 per hour.

Maryville, TN 37803


Amanda May Photos

Amanda May Photos is a Knoxville business that serves local clients and travels to other locations. The AMP wedding experience starts at $3,750 and can be added to with a boudoir session, an album, and other options. Amanda has shot weddings in Chattanooga, Nashville, Miami, Tullahoma, and Charleston. She will travel to other locations as well. The AMP portrait experience lasts from 30 to 90 minutes and prices start at $350. Amanda has her masters in accounting and also offers an AMP mentorship program to help photographers increase their business skills. The mentorships range in price from $150-$850. Amanda May Photos has been featured in The Knot, The Southeastern Bride, Borrowed & Blue, Something Turquoise, and more.

Knoxville, TN 37918


Brittany Conner Wedding Photographer

Brittany Conner is a Knoxville Wedding Photographer serving couples who love candid and timeless photos. Brittany Conner's couples had been featured in publications such as The Knot, Borrowed & Blue, Southern Weddings, Huff Post Weddings, The Pink Bride, and more. Clients appreciate her professionalism, responsiveness, and beautiful photos.

Knoxville, TN 37912


Derek Halkett Photography

Derek Halkett Photography serves the Knoxville area with over five years of experience shooting local and destination weddings. Derek commits to only 35 weddings per year so he can provide every couple plenty of attention and care. He offers three different wedding collections starting at $2500, along with à la carte options such as an additional custom flash drive; day after, engagement, and trash the dress sessions; and second photographer coverage. Derek Halkett Photography is a member of Fearless Photographers, and Derek’s work has appeared in many online and print publications such as Newport Wedding Magazine, Style Me Pretty, The Knot, The Pink Bride Magazine, and Inspire Me Baby. Clients appreciate Derek’s honesty, patience, and talent.

Knoxville, TN 37932


Elly Maria Photography

Elly Maria Photography has been in the photography scene for more than eight years capturing wedding couples' moments. Knoxville-based photographer Elly follows a hands-on approach during wedding events, not just as a professional who takes pictures but also as a posing director. Elly takes time to know soon-to-be-married couples to establish rapport, which will make them at ease during photography sessions. After all the photography work, couples will view the photo gallery and decide the final images they want to receive.

4146 Bridgeville Place
Jacksonville, FL 32223

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Erin Morrison Photography

Erin Morrison Photography is a Knoxville business that shoots lifestyle photographs in natural light. Her wedding photography includes an engagement session, two photographers, print rights, a USB drive of hi-res images, print rights, and an online gallery. Family photography is for up to five people and takes an hour and comes with a SmugMug gallery. Clients can make additions or adjustments to the family session. Erin Morrison Photography is a 2016 twobrightlights Editor’s Choice Awards winner and has been featured in many publications such as Something Turquoise, Beauty & Lifestyle Mommy Magazine, The Learned Bride, and Rustic Wedding Chic. Clients appreciate how easy Erin is to work with and the photos.

Knoxville, TN 37909


Fyke Photography

Fyke Photography is a team of Knoxville-based photographers who specialize in engagement, elopement, and full-scale wedding ceremony photography services. It offers wedding packages that include engagement shoots and edited high-resolution digital photos. It also provides clients access to an online portal to view all of their images. Moreover, Fyke Photography offers destination wedding coverage and lifestyle and senior photo shoots. Its founder, Jeff Fyke, has an international photography background across Asia, Africa, and Europe.

10061 Highgate Cir
Knoxville, TN 37931

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Heather Faulkner Photography

Heather Faulkner Photography is a Knoxville business that serves East Tennessee and surrounding areas. Available sessions are for weddings, engagement and couples, professional headshots, and seniors. Seniors have a choice of studio, classic, and LUXE sessions. Clients appreciate Heather’s creativity, talent, and the quality of the photos.

Knoxville, TN 37918


Jimmy & Kim Photography

Jimmy & Kim Photography is a Jacksboro studio that specializes in documentary style wedding photography. The husband and wife team has been shooting together for over 12 years and photographs engagements, local and destination weddings, and portraits. Engagement sessions are between an hour and two hours long and portrait sessions can be customized. Clients appreciate their professionalism and reasonable prices.

Jacksboro, TN 37757



JoPhoto is a Knoxville-based wedding photography studio that specializes in outdoor weddings and is licensed to shoot in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The husband and wife team of Joe and Kathleen, who own and operate the studio, strive to preserve beautiful memories of weddings in a natural setting, shot in a classic, timeless style. The duo is happy to travel throughout the southeast and offer customized packages to fit clients' needs. JoPhoto has won Two Bright Lights Editors' Choice Awards as well as WeddingWire Brides' Choice Awards multiple years running.

Knoxville, TN 37932


Leah Bullard

Leah Bullard is a full-service wedding and lifestyle photography business that works passionately to capture the real you and preserve the emotion of life's fleeting moments. Leah has been working with families and couples for over 14 years now, which allows her to capture the real you with confidence. Residing in Knoxville, TN and serving all of the beautiful United States and beyond.

Knoxville, TN 37918


Lisa Price Photography

Lisa Price Photography is a Jefferson City studio that provides local and destination wedding photography. Wedding collections start at $2,500. Other session types are engagement, newborn, family, seniors, and commercial. Lisa Price Photography is a 2015 Wedding Wire Couple’s Choice Awards winner and has been featured in The Pink Bride, Martha Stewart Weddings,, Project Wedding, Wedding Wire, and more. Clients appreciate their professionalism and photos.

Jefferson City, TN 37760


Magnolia + Ember

Magnolia + Ember is a Knoxville wedding photographer that specializes in weddings and elopements for adventurous and free-spirited couples. She is one of the few licensed photographers with a CUA permit to shoot in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Beyond Tennessee, Julie Crawford captures destination weddings and adventure elopements all over the world. She’s an advocate for authenticity, going above and beyond to make sure couples feel comfortable being their most genuine and beautiful selves. She wants nothing more than couples to really enjoy their experience and have the pictures reflect the true essence of their connection.

Knoxville, TN 37917


Megan Ellis Photography, LLC

Megan Ellis Photography LLC was founded by Key West resident Megan Ellis, who specializes in local and worldwide destination wedding photography. She founded her studio in 2004 and also serves clients in East Tennessee. When providing her services, she offers her clients the chance to make their special moment more memorable by adding heirloom prints and albums. Megan Ellis' collections include a photography assistant, digital files, and heirloom product credit.

Knoxville, TN 37919


Tara Kneiser

Tara Kneiser is an Oak Ridge business that has been serving couples for over 15 years. Owner and photographer Tara Kneiser has won the Fearless Award 2014 and was named the Top 50 Wedding Photographer in the USA by in 2014. Many of her clients’ weddings have been featured in magazines and wedding blogs such as Bridal Guide, RockNRoll Bride Magazine, Southern Weddings,, and She has travelled throughout the US to photograph weddings. Wedding packages start at $4,000. Clients appreciate Tara’s professionalism, knowledge, and talent.

Oak Ridge, TN 37830

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Tonya Damron Photography

Tonya Damron Photography is a Knoxville-based wedding and elopement photography service that specializes in capturing candid moments with vibrant images. Owner Tonya and her team offer wedding photography collections which couples can tailor to meet their preferences. Tonya has also traveled extensively around the USA and the world and can accommodate any travel wedding.

100 main street
Knoxville, TN 37924

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Waldorf Photographic Art

Waldorf Photographic Art is a Knoxville studio that provides wedding photography to clients. Bill Waldorf is a photojournalist who has photographed for SAKS Fifth Avenue, Marc Nelson Denim, and Vera Bradley. He trains with some of the world’s top photographers, and he and his team don't follow trends. Waldorf Photographic Art creates custom handmade Ens? albums for clients. Clients remark on their creativity, professionalism, and responsiveness.

Knoxville, TN 37902

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Winx Photo

Serving the community of Knoxville, Tennessee, Winx Photo is a family-owned photography studio that has been immortalizing the major moments of clients' lives for over five years. The husband and wife duo Jesse and Quinn capture the highlights of weddings and engagements, including the guests' reactions, the couple's first kiss, and the bride being walked down the aisle. The team also takes photos of families and couples, boudoirs, and homes.

Knoxville, TN 37912


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