Whether you’re eloping with just your loved one or planning a big wedding party with 100+ guests, having an experienced wedding photographer to document your special day is a “must”. They will transform all the moments and emotions into enduring memories that you can relive whenever the fancy takes you.

Sacramento-based couples can take advantage of the city’s exceptional choice of wedding photographers, each with their own aesthetic and style. In this article, we’ll introduce 10 of our favorites who are among Northern California’s best.

Doug Miranda Photography

A butterfly lands on a bride’s bouquet [Doug Miranda Photography]

Doug Miranda began his photography career while studying at Lake Tahoe Community College before moving on to the Brooks Institute of Photography. Since graduating with a B.A. in Professional Photography in 2006, he has been documenting couples’ love stories in Sacramento and beyond.

Doug’s style can be described as photojournalistic, with many of his images showcasing the beauty of Mother Nature. In addition to a variety of wedding packages, he can also provide couples with wedding albums, prints, and canvas wall art.

Dee & Kris Photography

A couple kiss during their wedding ceremony [Dee & Kris Photography]

Dee & Kris work with bridal couples throughout Sacramento, the Napa Valley, and Central California, as well as in Tahoe and San Francisco. They are based out of a beautiful studio in Midtown Sacramento where they hold meetings with clients and provide design consultations.

In addition to wedding photography, Dee & Kris also shoot families, headshots, and branding images to help local businesses to connect with prospective customers. Their mission as wedding photographers? To capture emotions in a way that enables them to be experienced by future generations.

Sebastien Bicard Photography

A black and white portrait of two brides [Sebastien Ricard]

Born and raised in Paris, France, Sebastien Ricard now calls California “home”, although he regularly travels for work. He loves interacting without talking and says it is a “great way to connect with various people, friends, and family on a wedding day.”

Sebastien specializes in adventure elopements and has documented couples saying “I do” in some of the world’s most breathtaking natural settings. We love his use of muted tones and dramatic lighting, whether he’s shooting at a glamorous Sacramento wedding venue or in the great outdoors.

Eye Connoisseur Photography

A gorgeous bouquet of white peonies [Eye Connoisseur Photography]

Eye Connoisseur Photography is the husband and wife team of Andre and Irene who shoot weddings, engagement sessions, and corporate events. They have garnered a reputation for offering their clients a personalized experience while capturing images that are stylish, natural, and infused with romance. Whether you want direction from your photographer or just want to allow the day to flow naturally, they tailor the experience to meet each of their client’s needs.

Kris Holland Photography

A bride and groom walk along a coastal path [Kris Holland Photography]

Originally from a small mountain town in Northern California, Kris Holland is a Sacramento-based wedding photographer who loves an adventure. His images have been featured in “Junebug Weddings”, “PDN Magazine” and “Rangefinder”, and he has worked as a photojournalist for publications throughout California, Texas, and Washington.

Rather than documenting every last moment and detail of a wedding day, Kris prefers to capture “sincere, storytelling images that reflect the feeling and mood.”

Maddy Godt Photography

A couple enjoying a drink at their mobile bar [Maddy Godt Photography]

Currently based in Sacramento, Maddy Godt is a wedding photography specialist who strives to capture images that tell a story while incorporating plenty of greenery and golden tones. After purchasing her first camera in 2012, she was initially interested in filmmaking but soon discovered that photography was where her heart lies. She’s not into following the latest trends but wants to create images that are timeless, raw, and authentic. In addition to wedding photography, Maddy also shoots family, maternity, and senior portrait sessions.

Monica S Photography

Capturing a warm couple embrace in the golden hour light [Monica S Photography]

Monica S Photography is a mother and daughter team that specializes in capturing photojournalistic-style wedding images with a contemporary aesthetic. Monica fell in love with photography during her freshman year at high school and she has been collecting cameras ever since, as well as sharing her love of the craft with her four children. She describes herself as a “Canon girl at heart” and receives rave reviews for her professionalism and outstanding customer service.

Teresa K Photography

A bride shows off her wedding shoes [Teresa K Photography]

Teresa K’s passion for photography was ignited in 2006 when she first started taking pictures of her baby girl. Two years later she shot her first wedding and she hasn’t looked back since, being hooked to the satisfying feeling of capturing all the incredible moments of a wedding day and presenting her view of the world.

Teresa works alongside her “full-time photography partner in crime”, Jonathan, who works as a second shooter and lighting assistant, as well as her “queen of editing”, Aimeé.

Milou and Olin Photography

A bride and her bridesmaids hiding behind their bouquets [Milou and Olin Photography]

Caroline is the award-winning photographer behind Milou and Olin, which specializes in wedding photography, boudoir, and dog portraits. The business takes its name from her nickname, “Olin”, and the love of her life, a Portuguese water dog called “Milou”. Together, they are assisted by associate photographer Kai who loves creating a fun and joyous atmosphere during shoots. Milou and Olin Photography is dedicated to capturing beautiful wedding images that can be transformed into finely crafted albums.

Bloom Photography

A purple-hued bridal bouquet [Bloom Photography]

Bloom Photography is the brainchild of Danielle, who says that she found her calling in “documenting love during every phase of life”. Her images are infused with romance, emotion, and joy while featuring warm colors and rich tones. Aside from being a photographer and a studio owner, Danielle is a mom and wife to “the man of my dreams”. She named her business Bloom Photography as she has a love of fresh flowers and appreciates their symbolism in spreading love, peace, and hope.

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