Getting married in a wide-open and gorgeous state like Utah isn’t as complicated and time-consuming as elsewhere in the country.
Utah offers you the most breathtaking scenery, including national parks with natural colors to astound you. The amazing Central Rockies are also close, as is the Great Salt Lake with its unique and beautiful salt flats.
So why is Utah called the Beehive State?
Well, beehives symbolize hard work and working together for the well-being of everyone, and the founders of Utah thought that described their state too. When planning your wedding, we’d like to help with the hard work, so here are the best wedding photographers in Utah!
Palms & Lace
J.J. (Jonathan James) and Alison are the married partners behind Palms & Lace. They’re two talented wedding photographers dividing their family time and careers between Utah and Hawaii.
Ask Alison about J.J., and she’ll tell you he’s 100% passionate about wedding photography. J.J. calls Alison an exceptionally hard worker with remarkable patience and kindness—and as a former manager at David’s Bridal, weddings are her wheelhouse!
With Palms & Lace, you get true teamwork from people who know that “honesty is the best policy,” and you get the wedding day images you deserve!
Dezember Photography has been your professional photographer and videographer in Utah for more than 15 years.
Their talented staff includes three wedding photographers and a videographer, and you can be sure of excellent customer service from their full-time office manager. They even have a photo booth operator for big fun during your reception!
The Dezember Photography team has been voted “Best of Weddings” for five consecutive years by The Knot—and they’re in the “Hall of Fame” among the top 1% wedding vendors nationally!
Austen Diamond Wedding Photography
Austen Diamond is your full-time wedding photographer in the Salt Lake and Park City areas. Austen is passionate about wedding photography and the outdoors—he’s slept under a blanket of stars for over a thousand nights in his life and counting!
With Austen Diamond Wedding Photography, you get a keen eye, creativity, romance, and someone who loves to capture your love story. Destination weddings and elopements are his specialties!
Danielle Waters Photography
Living in downtown Salt Lake City, Danielle Waters surrounds herself with plants, art, and her beautiful family. She can often be found dancing around her kitchen at home!
With an education in photography and fine art, Danielle Waters Photography captures colorful wedding images that take your breath away. Danielle has also worked professionally with brands like Lifetime and the New York Post, and she proudly serves Voices For Hope.
Bella Day Photography
Kelly Neish is the lady with the camera behind Bella Day Photography, and she’s proud to specialize in high-quality wedding photography for couples in Utah—with a big difference.
She focuses on affordable wedding photography, based on her experience hiring an expensive photographer for her wedding. Your wedding day photos aren’t copyrighted, and Bella Day Photography offers “Platinum” level service at unbeatable prices!
Bella is Italian for beautiful, and you get beautiful wedding images while saving money for other important wedding details!
Larson Photo + Film
Based in Salt Lake City, John and Madisyn Larson are the proud parents to a little boy and the proud owners of Larson Photo + Film!
Investing in her photography education and business, Madisyn is now a lead photographer full-time. John is new to the team and serves as the chief videographer for your wedding—a decision they’re happy they made!
At Larson Photo + Film, the passion is on capturing big and small, authentic and important moments between couples in love.
Elopement Photographers – The Busses
Raised in Utah and married in an old pioneer church in Salt Lake City, Hanna and Hunter Buss are your adventure wedding and elopement photographer team!
Hanna and Hunter are passionate about wedding photography, their friendships with couples, and the beauty of different celebrations of love. It’s all about what’s most important to you.
The Busses love experiencing the “fullest adventure” with their wedding couples!
Rachel Nielsen Wedding Photography
A mom of five (including twin boys!) and married to her best friend, Rachel Nielsen began studying photography in 2010, and she’s never looked back!
Based in Salt Lake City, Rachel Nielsen Wedding Photography takes full advantage of the beautiful outdoors. She loves natural light, traveling, exploring, and a glorious, sandy beach is her happiest place!
Wedding photography is Rachel’s passion. She feels fortunate to do what she loves, and she also loves giving back to her community.
Kelly David Sansom absolutely loves his job!
As the lead photographer behind Gallery Photography, Kelly comes from an art and design background, and he’s “forever grateful” to work in beautiful locations, make new friends like you, and capture the genuine love and happiness of your wedding day!
Branson Maxwell Photography & Videography
Meet Branson Maxwell, a young, super-friendly Utah-based wedding photographer who’s traveled to over 65 countries and counting. He loves getting to know wedding couples!
Branson Maxwell Photography & Videography captures every wedding differently, showcasing your true personality and love story. He limits his wedding bookings yearly, so every couple gets his best.
With over 300 weddings and elopements to his credit, Branson curates a custom-designed wedding photography experience for you and the most beautiful images possible!
Justin Hackworth Photography
Based in Utah, Justin Hackworth Photography has captured weddings and other life moments across the country.
Justin works with a select team on various projects, and his work has received national recognition. Erica Rascon is Justin’s talented associate photographer and editor, and office manager Brenna Christen-Server had her wedding photographed by Justin!
When Justin isn’t photographing, he’s an adjunct professor and a married father of three.
Music fan Jillie Denna is the photographer and videographer behind Jillie’s Films. She’s lived across the country and is now based in Utah with her husband—she’d tell you she’s also a cat lover and “avid bad dancer!”
Jillie thrives on spontaneity and adjusting to a wedding day when things get a little crazy. She loves married life—that’s why she specializes in wedding films and photography—and don’t hesitate to ask her for wedding tricks and tips!
Katinov Photography & Videography Utah
Stoyan Katinov brings a European flair to Katinov Photography & Videography in Utah. He’s available locally, and if your wedding is far from Provo, Katinov goes worldwide too!
With a decade of wedding photography experience, Katinov is award-winning and renowned for creating timeless, gorgeous images of your wedding day.
Check out Katinov’s website FAQs for super-helpful answers to your pre-wedding questions. He’ll also custom-design your wedding photography package!
Maegan Stallings Photography
2019 was a big year for Maegan Stallings. She had her first baby and began Maegan Stallings Photography three months later!
After leaving Idaho for Utah, Maegan’s photography business blossomed. Her reputation of great quality images, an effortless style, and affordable prices speaks for itself, and Maegan feels blessed to capture your wedding day love story!
McKenna Murdock Photography
McKenna Murdock has a sweet meet-cute story with her now husband—her grandma nicknamed him “CHB” for “curly-headed boy” and set them up—it’s all on her website!
McKenna Murdock Photography ensures you have a fun and memorable wedding day experience, with no worries about posing to get high-quality wedding images. She’s based in Provo, but McKenna is available for travel to your wedding destination!
Chelsie McCarty Photography
Left-handed, red-headed Chelsie McCarty and her husband had five “cute and crazy” kids in under eight years. So if you’re looking for a wedding photographer who’s passionate about her career and can handle any craziness on your big day, you need Chelsie McCarty Photography!
Chelsie chose to study photography to document the precious moments in her family life, and she brings the same joy and excitement to your wedding day. Chelsie always puts you first!
Kiana Corri Photography
Kiani Cori describes herself as a photographer, educator, outdoor enthusiast, and best friend to her husband, Henry. As the owner and lead photographer of Kiani Corri Photographer, she admits she’s got the best job in the world!
Spending time with fantastic people is a passion for Kiani. She’s all about the real stuff in her life and her photography, and as your wedding photographer, you’ll be laughing and having the time of your life!
Jenisse Decker is a wife and mom of the cutest kids, and she owns Jenisse Photography. Hiking through flower fields and colorful sunsets delight her, and she loves watching T.V. every night with her husband!
As a lead photographer and editor, Jenisse’s specialty is bright, timeless photos that take your breath away.
A decade of hard work and dedication went into the success of Jenisse Photography, and Jenisse would be super proud to photograph your wedding!
James Erick Photography
As a “Couples Choice Award” winner on WeddingWire for eight consecutive years and with hundreds of 5-star Google reviews, James Erick Photography is among Utah’s highest-rated wedding photographers!
James built his reputation on a fun wedding day experience and capturing stunning images you’ll treasure forever. He’s proud to have photographed weddings for couples of many faiths.
As your wedding photographer, it means the world to James that you chose him. He couldn’t imagine doing anything else!