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Top Wedding Photographers In Philadelphia

Now that you have your wedding dress, venue and the other details decided, it's time to book an amazing photographer for your big day. Having the right one on-board to help you capture those special moments is just as important as your other wedding day essentials. In case you're wondering where to start, here are five top wedding photographers in the area.
M2 Photography
Philadelphia and surrounding locations
(856) 264-6747

Husband and wife duo Michael and Melissa - hence the name M2 - are game for making any wedding day the most enjoyable and memorable experience possible. This wedding and lifestyle photography duo has a portfolio of various wedding events full of personality, with the intention of bringing out the best and unique aspects of every couple. If you're planning a destination wedding, don't worry - M2 is willing to hit the road with you. On the company site, you'll not only find their portfolio, but a blog that gives potential clients a glimpse of the scope of their work.

Sharyn Frenkel Photography
1206 Whitehall Drive
Doylestown, PA 18901
(215) 530-5001

For six years, Sharyn Frenkel Photography has been capturing special moments. Frenkel's portfolio includes vintage-inspired wedding photos in a photo journalistic style. Several wedding day packages are available, including two photographers and durations of up to nine hours. Choosing the right photos can take time; luckily, couples are allowed access to their proofs for about a year.

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Liz Warneck Wedding Photographer
4211 Pine St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(610) 506-3207

Since 2005, Liz Warneck has been helping to make wedding days special throughout the Philadelphia and Tri-State area. For your wedding day, there are flexible packages available for various time frames to fit your budget. A team of leading photographers and assistants work together to help you capture any special moment you desire. Plus, if you're excited to get photos taken at your rehearsal dinner on the night before, that is also an option.

Iluminada Photography
2424 E.York St. Suite 327
Philadelphia, PA 19125
(215) 688-5184

Iluminada Photography is a team of photographers who have over 20 years of experience collectively. With a number of photographers, potential clients have a range of diverse photography styles to choose from for their big day. Selecting Iluminada Photography for your wedding has a philanthropic perk, too: For each photography package purchased, a percentage of proceeds will be donated to your favorite charity in your name through Iluminada's partnership with THAT definitely adds great karma to beginning your new life together.

The Essence of Photography
1622 W. Olney Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19141
(215) 424-7700

For over 30 years, The Essence of Photography has been taking pictures throughout the Philadelphia and Tri-State area. Mr. Erwin Washington sees to it that all of his clients are provided friendly and professional service for the big day. A range of options and packages can be offered for your wedding day, too. Whether it's a portrait background that you would like, a photo session on can be customized for you. Pictures ranging from wall size to wallet size are also available.

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Naima Turner knows a thing or two about fashion and style. Her resume includes: fashion styling; market editing; working behind-the-scenes on fashion segments for national television shows such as The Today Show, The View and A Movie and A Makeover. She currently resides in Philadelphia. Her work can be found at
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