Your wedding day is one of the most important days in your life, and you’ll want to remember every detail of it. What better way to preserve as many precious memories as possible than by hiring a professional photographer? We scouted out the most creative shutterbugs in the Inland Empire to compile our list of the best Riverside wedding photographers. Pick any of these creatives, and you’re virtually guaranteed unforgettable pictures of your special day.
A lifelong passion for photography shows in Kirstin’s work — she seems to always be playing with different techniques to create truly one-of-a-kind portraits. Her creative eye shows up everywhere from framing to subject matter, and it’s this sense of wonder that we admire so much. She has a talent for capturing tender, loving moments, perfect for remembering one of the most loving days of your life. Choose Kirstin as your wedding photographer for photos to treasure for a lifetime.
Another truly talented and creative Riverside wedding photographer, Jason stands out for his fine-art-styled photos. He uses the given surroundings both to reflect and frame his subjects, creating depth and interest in each portrait. His crisp, high-definition style is ideal for remembering the details of your day in an artful way. We love how his body of work is both modern and timeless.
Husband-and-wife duo Christina (also known as Xtina) and Ron give you everything you’ve ever wanted from a wedding photographer — beautiful bridal portraits, individual and shared intimate moments, and a documentary flow of your day from beginning to end. They offer tradition with a twist — often using graphic elements to draw attention to the couples they photograph. Their work is always stylish and lovely, and their collective talents will amaze you with a treasured memoir of your special wedding day.
Jimmy has a style uniquely his own — blending elements of fantasy with your very real wedding day, he creates absolutely original and playful photos for fun couples. His editing is creative and fresh. Do you wish you and your groomsmen had lightsabers to pose with? Do you wish your photos could be taken at sea? Jimmy can create all that and more with his editing prowess. Definitely check out his remarkable work when you want your pictures to have that pop of something extra and unusual.
5. Staci Stack
Staci must be a romantic at heart because her work is an absolute celebration of love. She has a light yet bright touch that is perfect for capturing all of the dreaminess of your special day. With her eye for detail and capturing real emotions, she proves herself to be an indispensable part of a celebration. If you want a wedding photographer that can give you magazine-worthy shots, choose Staci.
6. Della White
Years of experience behind the lens means that Della knows her camera inside and out. She knows the techniques to create a phenomenal photo, as she’s able to document the intimate and candid moments of a once-in-a-lifetime day. Her use of both flash and natural light means that no matter morning or night, you will have gorgeous photographs. Della’s skills and artistry will carry the memories of your exceptional day for years to come.
Using the most whimsical styling, Summer has a free and playful spirit that she brings into her photography. She tends to maximize the use of the surroundings for a fun effect, and each shot is carefully composed for maximum emotional impact. Her use of shallow depth of field draws focus to what is truly important. Summer has a way of playing with shadows for drama that we just love.
Elizabeth is a fine art wedding photographer in the truest sense. She uses interesting angles and cropping to create photos that you will treasure for years to come. The blend of her editorial-style with her talent for capturing the perfect moment makes it impossible to deny that she belongs on this list. Elizabeth’s mastery and finesse with natural light ensures that you will look your freshest and most beautiful in each portrait.
9. Alan and Heidi of Simply Perfect Images
Another husband-and-wife duo, Alan and Heidi of Simply Perfect Images, are just that — simply perfect. They have one of the most playful portfolios of anyone we looked at, consistently using props to create art from your wedding day. Their award-winning work combines whimsy and romance, perfect for when you want a twist on traditional wedding photos. Their unique touch will bring out the best qualities of a day you will remember for the rest of your life.
10. Nadege Barnes of French Romance Photography
Nadege is an artist with the camera — creating high-dynamic range images with a painterly feel. Her work is stunning — perfectly blending flash photography with natural light to give her portfolio an editorial polish. Her landscape bridal portraiture is particularly notable for the way it combines an old-world romanticism with a modern fashion touch. We love the creative use of veils, so airy and eye-catching. With Nadege’s flair for the genius, you are sure to be delighted with her work.
Wherever in the Inland Empire you are hosting your wedding day, be sure to check out the fine artists on our list — most are happy to travel anywhere within Southern California to impress you with their photographic skills. So go, be merry, be married, and be sure to choose one of these Riverside wedding photographers for the best photos!