Laurels

Best Wedding
Photographers in
Virginia Beach
2021

Why These Wedding Photographers?

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

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 145 93 15

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

Bill Murray Wedding Photographer

Bill Murray Wedding Photographer provides photography services for weddings and other occasions. Using an unobtrusive, candid photography style, the artist photographs couples, friends, portraits, graduations, as well as photos. When shooting weddings, Bill Murray Wedding Photographer specializes in taking unposed, natural-looking pictures.

Virginia Beach, VA 23451

Website

Catherine Crane Photography

Catherine Crane Photography, based in Hampton Roads, performs photography work throughout the Virginia Beach Metro. Although specializing in equestrian photography, the artist is a formally trained photographer who takes engagement photos, couple pictures, and military homecoming pictures, as well as wedding photos.

Hampton Roads, VA 23320

Website

Creative Impressions Photography Studio

Creative Impressions Photography Studio provides wedding photography services to clients in and around the Virginia Beach metro area. Its photographers capture both planned and candid moments at each stage before and during each wedding ceremony. Clients can select a variety of add-on services to supplement the photography coverage including videography and professional makeup services. Creative Impressions Photography Studio offers a variety of formats and photo albums for the final photos. Photo booth rental is available too.

Virginia Beach, VA 23452

Website

Dmitry Gotkis Photography

Dmitry Gotkis Photography has been capturing precious, special life moments for couples for nearly a decade. The passionate, Virginia Beach-area artist specializes in creating timeless photographic keepsakes that couples can cherish for years to come. The experienced photographer brings a creative flair to documentary style wedding photography that appeals to the diverse needs, styles, and tastes of client couples. Dmitry Gotkis Photography has an outstanding reputation for delivering to clients a priceless collection of images that tell the story of a couple’s wedding day as it unfolds. Couples trust the dedicated professional’s extensive expertise and creative vision to perfectly capture a range of special events including engagements and family portraiture. A recent client says “I could not have asked for a better person to do my wedding pictures.”

Virginia Beach, VA 23456

Website

H Squared Photo and Video

The professionals at H Squared Photo and Video specialize in using burst cameras and professional image editing software to produce traditional and timeless photographs. The photographers use natural light as much as possible but can provide artificial light when necessary. The photographers at H Squared Photo and Video are formally trained in commercial arts, photo editing, videography, and video editing, and use Sony cameras that capture up to 10 frames per second at a full 16 megapixels. On average, they take more than 7,000 photos per wedding.

Hampton, VA 23664

Website

Hayne Photographers

Hayne Photographers, located in Norfolk, is a team of photographers providing wedding photography services as well as other event photography services and promotional photography services. Led by an accredited Photographic Craftsman and a member of the Professional Photographers of America, the company provides destination photography, professional headshots, digital composites, graduation photos, pet photography, and engagement photos. Hayne Photographers is led by a veteran photographer who delivers seminars at national and international photography conventions, including Wedding & Portrait Photographers International. Professional Photographers of America has awarded the Hayne Photographers its Top New Artist, Senior Portrait Photographer of the Year, and Top Male / Female Photos awards.

Norfolk, VA 23510

Website

Kinstler Photography

Kinstler Photography, based in Virginia Beach, provides portraiture services and wedding photography services. The artist’s style is photojournalistic, with inflections of a dreamy quality. This gives Kinstler Photography’s wedding photos a magical or hyperreal vibe. The studio provides a range of album and photo book options. Customers praise Kinstler Photography for the photographer’s friendly attitude and his well-executed photographs.

Virginia Beach, VA 23464

Website

Leah Ariel Photography

Leah Ariel Photography, in Virginia Beach, is a photography business specializing in family photos, maternity photos, boudoir photography, professional headshots, and photos of couples and children. Leah Ariel Photography’s services are ideal for clients seeking a traditional look to their wedding photos. The artist uses professional lighting and backdrops to capture high-quality pictures of various subjects and events. Leah Ariel Photography’s work has been featured in such publications as The Virginian-Pilot, Inside Business, and Regent University Online. Detailed pricing information is available on the studio’s website. Past clients speak highly of Leah Ariel Photography, citing the artist’s fun attitude during sessions, and her detailed, artistic style.

Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Website

Marie Violet Photography

Marie Violet Photography, a Chesapeake provider of photography services to the Virginia Beach Metro, is a wedding photographer using modern, romantic style. Available for destination weddings as well as local services, Marie Violet Photography provides upfront pricing for her wedding services package. They also offer gorgeous bridal boudoir photography.

Chesapeake, VA 23322

Website

Rachel Trautmann Photography

Rachel Trautmann Photography is a Norfolk photography services company that specializes in photographing real estate. The business’s photos of residential and commercial properties are ideal for realtors looking to impress potential buyers. Additionally, Rachel Trautmann Photography provides photography services to marrying couples. The artist’s style is traditional, with professional lighting, posed subjects, and striking backdrops. She is a member of the American Society of Media Photographers and Real Estate Photographers of America & International.

Norfolk, VA

Website

Will Hawkins Photography

Will Hawkins Photography is led by a Virgina Beach wedding photographer who photographs clients locally, across the country, and at international destination weddings. Will specializes in photographing beach weddings and engagements, and former customers rave about his talent, professionalism, poise, and easygoing nature.

Virginia Beach, VA 23455

Website

Wrong city? Here are some nearby places: