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Best Wedding Photographers In San Francisco

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Whether you plan to elope on the picturesque steps of City Hall or your plan involves a big ballroom wedding in Union Square, finding someone to capture your special day can be daunting. San Francisco is filled with talented photographers whose techniques are just as diverse as the variety of couples who get married in the city by the bay. Seize the mood, details and overall feel of your wedding with a record of the day that is better than the memory itself. It's important to find a photographer that fits your budget, personality and style. Just like the article "Best Wedding Photographers In The North Bay," this guide will help you narrow your search.

Josh Gruetzmacher
1862 Union St.
San Francisco, CA 94123
(415) 987-9650

Josh Gruetzmacher shoots with film in a documentary yet modern style. Gruetzmacher gives you all the classic shots, as well as moments that do not feel posed. Josh not only captures the spirit of the wedding in an unobtrusive manner, but he captures the city itself. His wedding photography is Pinterest and blog worthy. He has been featured in publications such as Style Me Pretty, The Knot and Martha Stewart Weddings.

Em The Gem
1365 Geneva Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94112
(650) 450-0435

Emily Jayne Scott combines her love of art and people to make her wedding photography tell a story. Scott doesn't just show up as your photographer, she tries to connect with her clients and guests to translate the true essence of the moment. Emily's style is clean and modern with an editorial edge. Her work has been featured on blogs such as Snippet & Ink, Ruffled & 100 Layer Cake.

Catherine Hall Studios
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 839-6711

Catherine Hall prides herself in technical as well as artistic ability in wedding photography. Hall has an editorial style that is sophisticated and refined. Catherine brings her professionalism and positive energy to your wedding day, often forming friendships with her clients. Her work has been featured in magazines such as InStyle Weddings, The Knot and Grace Ormande's Wedding Style. She accepts a limited number of wedding assignments each year.

Janae Shields Photography
1501 Cortland Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 516-1418

Janae Shields has been shooting weddings for over ten years and is passionate about what she does. Shields' editorial style is not fussy, but personal and warm. Janae's easygoing personality will help move along the wedding party minus the stress on the big day. Her images have been highlighted in Wedding Chicks, The Knot Northern California and Style Me Pretty.

Larissa Cleveland
1862 Union St.
San Francisco, CA 94123
(415) 860-3402

Larissa Cleveland doesn't just shoot to record your wedding — she wants to capture how you feel on your special day. Cleveland records the spontaneous moments in a photo journalistic style. Larissa's weddings have been featured in Brides, Southern Weddings and Modern Luxury Brides. Her boutique photo studio takes a limited amount of clients per year.

Anna Kuperberg Photography
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 401-0806

Anna Kuperberg has been shooting weddings for over 20 years. Kuperberg excels in turning chaos into effortless moments. Anna's style is classic and artful photojournalism. Her work has been featured in Martha Stewart Weddings, People and InStyle.


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