Best Wedding Photographers in Seattle

Why These Wedding Photographers?

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

Ariena Photography

With over eight years of experience, Ariena Photography is proud to provide wedding, engagement, family, model and portrait photography to people in and around the Seattle, Washington area. The team is always eager to take creative ideas and help turn them into the types of memorable and unique photos that will stand the test of time.

Seattle, WA 98033

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Char Beck Photography

Char Beck is a well-acclaimed Seattle wedding photographer who stands by the belief that great photos are the result of a great experience. He truly cares about each of his clients and always strives to help people feel relaxed so they can focus on enjoying their wedding experience. Char Beck is highly responsive to emails and texts, and he strives to make sure clients have fun and enjoy their photo shoots while being provided with mind-blowing images.

Seattle, WA 98104

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Christopher Gendron Photography

Head photographer Christopher Gendron is recognized by the Wedding Photojournalist Association for his work in Seattle and many international destinations. He juxtaposes moments of human connection with striking images of the natural world. Christopher Gendron Photography shoots engagement parties, wedding ceremonies, personal and family portraits, and landscapes.

Seattle, WA 98056


Clane Gessel Photography

Clane Gessel Photography is a top-rated wedding photography studio in Seattle. With 10+ years of experience capturing wedding images and transforming them into artistic yet timeless snapshots, Clane Gessel Photography’s clients include National Geographic, Smithsonian, The Knot, and over 250 wedding parties across the world.

Seattle, WA 94112

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Joel Swick

Based in Bellingham, Joel Swick specializes in wedding and portrait photography and serves the residents of Seattle and the nearby areas. Joel is dedicated to preserving the emotionally authentic moments of a client's wedding through his professional coverage. Being a traveler, Joel can accommodate clients who have plans to elope or get married in faraway destinations. As part of his photography and videography sessions, Joel also offers a café service at weddings, providing guests with unlimited coffee.

818 Yew Street
Bellingham, WA 98229

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Lauren Neely Photography

Southern California-based Lauren Neely Photography specializes in weddings, engagements, high school senior portraits, and family portraits. Lauren believes that people are more important than photographs and she prides herself on the personal connections that she initiates and maintains with clients. Previous customers have applauded Lauren for her dedication to creating joyful and relaxed environments during their special events and portrait sessions. Lauren Neely offers customizable portrait packages for individuals and families that start at $200 per session. Wedding packages begin at $1500. Lauren Neely Photography is available to travel for on-location photo shoots. Her work has been featured in VoyageLA Magazine.

Glendora, CA 91740


Rick Takagi Photography

Rick Takagi Photography has more than 60 five-star reviews on Weddingwire from past Seattle wedding photography clients. In addition to these accolades, this Seattle wedding photographer has worked with CNN, National Geographic, and Seattle magazine to publish his photography work. Rick relishes every new season with the excitement and photo potential it brings.

Kirkland, WA 98033


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