Your special day asks for special photo memories that are shot to perfection. Therefore, we have compiled a list of the best NYC wedding photographers that are as good as it gets.
The age for cheesy and awkward staged photos are long gone. So, we have chosen photographers that will bring out the natural cheer and passion of the moment in their captures. Photography that will transport you back to the moments years later.
1. Susan Stripling
She worked on Gucci Mane’s wedding. Susan Stripling, from Brooklyn, is the cream of the crop amongst wedding photographers and your wedding album is sure to reflect that. As a former dancer and theatre performer, her photos never lack drama, spark or soul.
2. Matthew Sowa
Want a photographer that keeps it direct? honest? Check out Matthew Sowa, a photographer that keeps it black and white. No literally, Sowa is known for his black and white photography. His intense and passionate composition is sure to attract everyone’s attention as you display your wedding pictures on the living room mantle.
3. Allan Zepeda
Want to look like the brides and grooms from magazines and publications? Well, why don’t you hire a wedding photographer whose work has been published by Vogue, Brides Magazine, Harper’s Bazaar, and The Knot among many others? Allan Zepeda will find a capturable moment where no one else will. His romantic, elegant, and candid style will lead to timeless, fresh photos, that are just as unforgettable and special as your wedding day.
4. Samm Blake
Weddings—big, small, destination, local or eloping, Samm Blake covers it all. Her photographs bring out the honesty and love within each composition. Her 15-year experience in wedding photography and the photojournalism career before it takes natural and candid photography to another level.
5. Susan Shek
Susan Shek’s documentary-style direction will make your wedding album vision a reality. Day-to-night long event? Don’t even worry about low light photography. She began her career by photographing famous musicians and DJs (like Tiesto and Benny Benassi) and as a result, can handle any lighting situations.
6. Danila + Lana
Photography by Danila and partner Lana will bring out the euphoria you’ll feel on your special day. They create wedding albums that express the cheer and love of the small and big moments within a wedding; Moments that are immortalized forever through their work.
7. Jamie Levine
Every wedded couple needs a mind-blowing wedding portrait to show for it. This luxury wedding photographer, Jamie Levin, is known for his portrait work; work that has attracted the attention of celebrities like Natalie Portman, Sarah Jessica Parker, Chris Rock, Steven Tyler, and Mariah Carey to name a few. His documentary-style photography and unique ability to capture raw emotion is pure magic.
8. Emin Kuliyev
A quick look at their portfolio and you will quickly realize that Emin Kuliyev’s photography does not lack color. He captures moments that are funny, sweet, hilariously embarrassing, or straight-up awesome. Each photograph has a personality and a story you can re-live even if you weren’t there.
Are you surrounded by the indecision on which wedding photographers to check out first? Well, we think you can’t go wrong with anybody on this list. Each photographer will document the tears, laughs, and kisses shared, for you, to treasure the rest of your life.
FEATURED PHOTO CREDIT: EMIN KULIYEV
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