The 26 Best Wedding Photographers in Rhode Island

The state of Rhode Island may look small on a map, but it’s not an actual island.

With 400 miles of shoreline on the coast of New England, you’ll never be short on spectacular scenery when you get married in the Ocean State!

If you want an old-money mansion for your reception hall or a quaint farm setting down some winding trail, you’ll find it and more in Rhode Island. Of course, we also love the sound of a flaming river backdrop, and you should check out WaterFire in Providence! 

Many wedding photographers call Rhode Island home, so we’ve listed the best of the best wedding photographers in Rhode Island here. 


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Sara Zarrella Photography

Sara of Sara Zarrella Photography describes herself as a “pint-size” photo novelist. Check out the About link on her website for all of Sara’s “favs!”

Dan is the other lead photographer at Sara Zarrella Photography, and this team feels lucky to tell your wedding day love story through timeless photos.

Chris & Amanda Photography and Films

Chris is the charismatic photographer, and Amanda is the visionary videographer. Together, this talented team is Chris & Amanda Photography and Films!

Delighted wedding couples have called Chris and Amanda a “pre-wedding gift,” When you choose Chris and Amanda, you receive stunning wedding day memories in photos and film to last a lifetime.

Polar Square Designs

Kate Taylor studied fine art at the University of Rhode Island, and her passion for design and art became Polar Square Designs.

Living in beautiful Rhode Island with her husband, two daughters, and three dogs, Kate is now working full-time with Polar Square and loving it! Ask Kate about her “Rock the Dress” photography sessions too!

Melody Pilling Photography

A “mama to three little wild things,” Melody is an adventure wedding photographer married to her best friend.

Melody Pilling Photography started when Melody’s husband deployed to Afghanistan. She began capturing life at home, and that talent became photographing other families until she found her true passion: wedding photography!

Contact Melody if your wedding day vision includes the outdoors in Rhode Island!

Zenobia Photography Studios

Jen Lamy is fluent in Arabic and French and is a horse-riding mom of three, but behind her camera, she is Zenobia Photography Studios! 

Wedding photography blends Jen’s passions for portrait photography, fashion, photojournalism, and, most importantly, documenting your love story in lasting images. We’d love to know how she got her Masters in International Peace and Conflict Resolution!

Michael Silvano Photography

Wedding photography has been a lucky blessing for Michael Silvano Photography. Michael has traveled from Rhode Island across New England to California and Europe, capturing love stories on many happy wedding days!

With a discreet and empathetic style, Michael documents iconic, memorable moments between wedding couples and their families for future generations!

​Brave Hearts Photography

Katie Wallace Yeaton is happy to be busy—she’s a wedding photographer and a married mom of a toddler and two rescue pups!

As the pro behind Brave Hearts Photography, Katie is based in East Greenwich and regularly captures wedding days in Newport, New England, and the Boston area. 

Katie loves wedding photography—the loving glances, joyful tears, and epic dance floor action, and she’d be honored to capture your special moments!

Paul J. Spetrini Photography

Paul J. Spetrini is a wedding photographer with 100+ five-star ratings and “best wedding photographer in New England” awards from The Knot and WeddingWire!

At Paul J. Spetrini Photography, it’s about telling your wedding day story. Paul gets you to smile and relax, eliminating your stress on the day. 

He’s also a wedding photographer who understands your budget and wants to know your wedding day vision. Paul picks his wedding couples carefully, and you could be among them!

JL Photography

Big or small, Jerilyn Faciano of JL Photography loves to capture your wedding day moments through her lens!

Jerilyn grew up appreciating generations of family photos. As your wedding photographer, she brings relaxation and fun to your day, capturing the natural beauty of you and your loved ones in candid images. 

If you’re looking for wedding day photos to treasure, contact Jerilyn!

Stefy Hilmer

Born in Germany and based in Rhode Island, Stefy Hilmer wedding photography chases every moment to tell your love story!

Whether lying on the ground or climbing a tree, Stefy aims her lens from the most creative angles and the best light, organically capturing your wedding day when you feel confident and beautiful. Your wedding day images will prove it!

Blueflash Photography

Blueflash Photography wants to be a part of your unique and beautiful wedding day experience!

Based in Rhode Island since 2010, the small team at Blueflash started with wedding photography and now offers cinematography. Blueflash Photography will be there every step of your wedding day, forever preserving hours of cherished memories.

Hilary B. Photography

Hilary Block’s fondest personal memories include leather-bound photo albums with generations of family history. Photography also runs in the family, with her grandfather, Dan Sanborn, being a photojournalist.

After graduating with a BFA in Photography, Hilary B. Photography was established in 2008. Married with a daughter and a golden doodle, Hilary gets inspired by seeing the world through a child’s eyes!

Contact Hilary, and tell her about your vision for wedding day photography!

Kirsten Capron Photography

Quiet people and introverts will relate to Kirsten Capron, a visual person who prefers showing people herself rather than talking!

Kirsten Capron Photography chases light while embracing shadows, and she loves art in every form. She specializes in Rhode Island wedding photography but is willing to travel for a destination wedding.

With Kirsten, you get genuine attention to detail in your wedding photos, and she’s happy to tell you about other vendors to create your wedding day dream team!

Oksana Miro Creative

Oksana Miroshnichenko is your Rhode Island wedding photographer, and she’s a filmmaker and educator too. As a former nursing student, Oksana Miro Creative happened when Oksana realized her true passion for wedding photography!

Oksana’s wedding couples are spread across New England, and she also captures weddings in Florida during the winter. Her timeless style is true to natural colors, and Oksana shoots candid images and formal portraits that your gram-gram will love hanging on her wall!

Samantha Holland Photography

Samantha is your wedding day “cheerleader behind the camera” at Samantha Holland Photography, and she wants your “SHP Wedding Experience” to be beyond compare. 

Wedding couples get the family treatment with Samantha, and she’s got many excellent reviews from happy couples who love their beautifully captured wedding images to cherish forever.

Emily Crenca Photography

Emily is open about the personal struggles she’s endured. Born with club feet and undergoing countless operations in her childhood, she gained resilience and a joyful personality that wedding couples adore!

Emily Crenca Photography works with couples and families in New England and RI. The happiest moments in her career come from those significant wedding day images, and Emily wants to be your forever photographer!

Tracy Jenkins Photography

When Tracy graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design, she wasn’t sure about her career path, but she took a chance with an online job posting for a wedding second photographer, and her journey began!

Tracy Jenkins Photography captures RI weddings full-time, and she understands how overwhelming the planning process can be.

Wedding couples can trust Tracy because she gets the wedding day hiccups that can happen, and she’s got your back during the planning and afterward!

Allan Millora Photography & Associates

Allan, Justin, and Nate are the photography and videography team behind Allan Millora Photography & Associates.

Raised in RI, Justin’s passion is wedding and concert photography—he’s captured some of the best-known music icons! Nate is a Penn State journalism grad, well-versed in multimedia creation at ESPN and NFL Films.

Allan captures the art, life, and beauty in your wedding day moments. He’s photographed weddings worldwide and supports local non-profits, with images featured in Boston Magazine.

Thomas Alan Productions

Based in Warwick, Tom offers skillful photography, videography, and editing through Thomas Alan Productions. While he captures many concerts and sporting events, his passion is wedding photography!

Tom began studying photography in the 90s, graduating from the New England Institute of Technology with a Video/Audio Production degree.

Feel free to contact Tom about any service he can provide to capture your wedding day memories!

Hedi Field Photography

Hedi calls herself the “girl behind the camera,” but as an owner and lead photographer, Hedi Field Photography is so much more!

From her home base in Rhode Island, Hedi has captured candid, chic, and timeless wedding day images for couples across New England. Every wedding day is exceptional for her, and Hedi delivers endless support, a smooth planning process, and stunning images of your wedding day!

KL Photography

Erin Leech is your Southern New England wedding photographer, and at KL Photography, she specializes in saving time and sanity for her cherished wedding couples!

Photographing weddings by the water is Erin’s passion, and she’s got a knack for capturing joyful images of your big, beautiful wedding day and all the simplest moments together.

Dual Edge Photography

Chelsea and Adam Morgan are the married photographers behind Dual Edge Photography, and besides PS4, museums, theatre, Netflix, and Pokemon, they’re devoted dog parents and passionate wedding photographers!

With Dual Edge Photography, you get a wedding day experience that’s rebellious, adventurous, and heartfelt, and the result is wedding day images that matter!

Rhode Tripper Photography

Meaghan D’Abrosca and her husband Evan are the inclusive Rhode Island photography team behind Rhode Tripper Photography. They call Providence home, along with their rescue pups Arya and Ginny!

As your RI wedding photographer, Rhode Tripper will delight you with travel-inspired images with an urban, moody feel and a “whole lotta personality!”

Courtney Cohen Photography

Courtney Cohen got married in September 2019. She started Courtney Cohen Photography from her home in Barrington, where she lives with her husband and puppy, Sophie!

With Courtney photographing your wedding, you’ll enjoy her fun and candid approach and her ability to capture what’s most important to you on your wedding day. Of course, she’d also love to photograph your life as you grow your family!

Tales of Sonder

Victoria and Aaron Krackes are Tales of Sonder, a married team providing photography and videography for your New England wedding!

Tales of Sonder loves adventure and exploration, new cultures, and different life experiences in wedding photography. They’re especially passionate about weddings after they eloped in Grand Teton National Park in 2020!

Brittany Adams Photography

Brittany Adams began a full-time photography career in 2013, and Brittany Adams Photography specializes in all styles of photography, including wedding photography, from gorgeous Bristol on the RI  coast!

In addition, Brittany has trained an expert team devoted to providing you with the best wedding day experience—and images to match. They shoot up to 20 weddings yearly in New England or anywhere your love story takes you!

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