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Susan Rae59th St., at Ninth Ave.; 917-449-2265; susanrae.net
Using her experience from film school (and her fifteen years of shooting), this photographer likes to take a storytelling approach to weddings, while remaining unobtrusive-the majority of her images are candid. Many of her clients are in the visual arts, and she specializes in small weddings. Prices upon request.
Tanya Arianne Malott33 High St., nr. Rte. 114, Sag Harbor, N.Y.; 631-725-8233; ariannemalott.com
This former fashion photographer has flown all over the world shooting weddings for her clients, many of whom have become lifelong friends. She prefers to arrive early in order to capture the backstage preparations. The result: intimate, unposed photographs mixed with the right amount of traditional shots. From $12,000.
Tanya Tribble Studio423 Atlantic Ave., nr. Smith St., Boerum Hill, Brooklyn; 917-414-7287; tanyatribbleweddings.com
Tribble’s work has appeared in InStyle, Martha Stewart Weddings, Brides, and Town & Country. In her photojournalism-meets-fine-arts style, she pays attention to the subtlest details-place cards, menus-that make each wedding special. She specializes in handmade albums or leather-bound books. Prices start at $10,000.
Teri Bloom Photography Inc.300 Mercer St., nr. Waverly Pl.; 212-475-2274; teribloom.com/weddings
An experienced award-winning photojournalist, Bloom has documented hundreds of weddings in her career and excels at capturing spontaneous moments of movement, laughter, or surprise. Prices start at $3,750.
Timothy K. Lee5–53 49th Ave., Long Island City; 718-482-8344; tkleephoto.com
With more than fifteen years of experience in wedding photography, Lee has mastered the art of capturing the day in a style influenced by fine art and photographic-essay formats. Lee captures weddings in their entirety, depicting the couple’s intimacy during the ceremony and the ambience of the party, as well as the enjoyment of family and friends. Rates for the full day start at $6,000.
Todd France Weddings917-748-6882; toddfranceweddings.com
Todd France has perfected a photojournalistic style during his fifteen years of shooting weddings. A contract with France (starting at $4,000) is good for eight hours of work by himself plus an assistant photographer. He will create a proof album of the best photos, providing a helpful starting point for designing a more formal album. The proofs are also available to view on a password-encrypted website, and he provides a DVD with high-resolution copies of all photos.
Virginie Blachére photography244 Fifth Ave., nr. 28th St., Ste. N210; 212-927-5757; imagesinguliere.com
Blachére’s focus on the tiny revealing moments that make the day special-from the table settings to intimate scenes with friends-gives her photos unusual emotional impact. She travels worldwide on assignment. From $6,500.
Warwick Brown Fine Photography144 E. 22nd St., nr. Lexington Ave., Apt. 1E; 212-358-1718; warwickbrown.com
Cyndy Warwick and Sheila Brown have garnered international acclaim for their fusion of a documentary sensibility and a flair for fashion. Their experience and willingness to accommodate any situation have made them word-of-mouth favorites; they aim to please. Prices start at $6,000 for a basic wedding package.
Zia O'Hara Photography917-747-9792; ziaphotography.com
O’Hara’s wedding photography utilizes the same artsy, photojournalistic style she’s used while shooting for several magazines-Martha Stewart Weddings among them. She also takes traditional portraits as well as artistic stills of wedding-day details like the flowers and cake. From $5,500.
Zieff Photography888-353-4248; zieffphoto.com
RISD grad Karen Zieff describes her approach to shooting weddings as "cinematic" and distinguishes herself from other photographers through the emotion and sincerity of her shots. She offers both film and digital, even using a few antique cameras, which produce beautifully unique images. Prices start at $5,000.
From the Winter 2008 New York Wedding Guide
- Alex Z Photography
3200 Broadway #4B New York, NY 10027 ; Tel: 212-421-5402 ; www.alexzphotography.com
Alex's signature boutique photojournalism was published in New York Magazine, Brides Magazine, The New York Times and Time. Her style lets the event unfold naturally with extensive candid moments, details, formal portraits and environment coverage.
- Andreas Rentsch Photography
146 West 29th Street, Studio 11W New York, NY 10001 ; Tel: 646-942-8551 ; www.rentschphotography.com
Andreas Rentsch will capture your precious wedding moments in a distinct, artistic and photojournalistic way. $3,250 includes ten hours with Andreas and another photographer, 4x6" proofs, high resolution DVD, and online gallery.
- Casey Fatchett Photography
373 Broadway B9 New York, NY 10013 ; Tel: 212-875-7599 ; www.fatchett.com
Award winning wedding photographer Casey Fatchett specializes in capturing candid moments and genuine emotions to create the story of a couple's special day in a way that reflects their individual personalities. Starting from $2950.
- Craig Paulson Photography
41 Union Square West, Suite 1427 New York, NY 10003 ; Tel: 646-736-2605 ; www.cpaulson.com
Remarkable candid pictures: these are the best you've ever seen of yourself, friends and family. After twelve years of shooting weddings, Craig has found his passion. He delivers extraordinary photos and service for your spontaneous, emotional and meaningful day.
- Cyrience Creative Studios
1309 5th Avenue #7A New York, NY 10029 ; Tel: 917-671-8876 ; www.cyrience.com
Jennifer Cyr is a storyteller, using photography to capture true, heartfelt moments. Her unique style combines classic, natural portraits, details with editorial appeal and photojournalistic candids for a complete narrative to be treasured for generations.
- DelConte Photo/Day for Night Productions
8 Shatzell Avenue Rhinecliff, New York 12574 ; Tel: 845-757-2222 or 845-551-1604 ; www.delcontephotography.com
One of NYC trend setting photographer's that brought a photojournalistic approach to wedding photography. From Country Farms, Beaches and Urban venues like the Ritz, New York Public Library, the team creates Photographs that are beautiful, and real.
- Fred Marcus Studio
245 West 72nd Street New York, NY 10023 ; Tel: 212-873-5588 ; www.fredmarcus.com
Fred Marcus Studio is known as one of the finest photography studios in the country. With clients ranging from Lebron James to Ivanka Trump, their staffs of photographers and filmmakers provide the ultimate photography experience.
- Ira Lippke Studios
330 Wythe Avenue, Suite 6J Brooklyn, NY 11249 ; Tel: 917-470-9682 ; www.iralippkestudios.com
Using his experience as an award-winning fine art documentary photographer, Ira Lippke and his carefully chosen Studio Photographers create uniquely sophisticated imagery for discerning couples around the world.
- Jörg Windau Photography
146 West 29th Street, Studio 11W New York, NY 10001 ; Tel: 212-781-8178 ; www.windauphotography.com
Jörg's boundless energy and passion for photography makes it fun to work with him -- and guarantees unforgettable wedding photos. He knows that connecting with his clients on a personal level means they're comfortable in front of his camera. His images are crisp and vibrant, bursting with color and light, with an elegant, artistic edge.
- Julian Ribinik Photography
By Appointment Only New York, NY 10001 ; Tel: 347-725-1054 ; www.julianribinik.com
Ribinik shoots from unexpected angles in order to capture timeless stills that emphasize the NYC feel. His specialty is luxury weddings and he has been published in New York Magazine. Packages, from $4,000, include two photographers, DVDs of digital negatives, an online gallery.
- Kimberly Coccagnia
By Appointment Only Beacon, NY 12508 ; Tel: 845-440-8256 ; www.kimberlycoccagnia.com
Kim Coccagnia and her partner, Barry Donovan, take a documentary-style approach, capturing special moments. The result is candid unique images, like a bride eating ice cream in Brooklyn Bridge Park on a sweltering summer day.
- Matthew Ree Photography
580 Broadway #1008 New York, NY 10012 ; Tel: 917-648-5780 ; www.matthewree.com
International Fine Art Wedding Photography service portraits documentary and fine art style creates beautiful and timeless images. Based in New York City, Washington, and California and covers worldwide.
- Patricia Kantzos Photography
250 West 93rd Street, Penthouse E New York, NY 10025 ; Tel: 212-579-2550 ; www.kantzos.com
Patricia is known for her elegant, documentary style. She focuses on decisive moments. Emotions, glances and humanity champion over formalities. Her masterful use of light and consistent eye delivers flawless images.
- Roey Yohai Photography
2 Peter Cooper Road #3C New York, NY 10010 ; Tel: 917-796-3822 ; www.roeyyohaiphotography.com
Acclaimed editorial and travel photojournalist R.Yohai brings a gorgeous realism to wedding photography. His work has been widely featured in Martha Stewart Weddings & elsewhere. Packages include a private online gallery and hi-res DVDs.
- Sarma & Co. Photography
Tel: 917-470-9773 ; www.sarmaandco.com
Sarma & Co. Photography is a unique team of photographers that focus on creating images with a balance of organic moments, portraiture and photojournalism. Collections are flexible and can include engagement sessions. Prices upon request.
- Timothy Lee Photographers
5-53 49th Avenue L.I.C. NY, 11101 ; Tel: 718-482-8344 (Studio) // 917-941-8883 (Mobile) ; www.timothylee.com
Emotion & Style, Lydia & Timothy document the wedding experience mixing panoramic with square format film camera. The images flow honestly in real moments enriched from their French & Asian perspectives. The spirit of joy photographed worldwide from Cannes, Ireland, Jamaica to Guatemala.