Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life and deserves to be captured in a long-lasting way that reflects all of the feelings and beauty of the moment. Because of this, choosing the right photographer is one of the most important planning decisions to be made. Get to know the best wedding photographers in the area right here, and rest assured your perfect day will be captured with clarity and detail.

Bradley Hanson Photography
Minneapolis, MN
(206) 393-8292

Based in Minneapolis and Seattle, Bradley Hanson has been shooting weddings with his signature style since 1999. With an eye for the candid shots that really capture the look and feel of the moment, Hanson’s work has been featured regularly in ad campaigns, magazines (including Brides and Martha Stewart Wedding) and even as album art for various musicians. He works in film and converts to digital format to offer the best quality and products from his work. Contact Bradley for availability and his hourly, daily and multi-day rates. He is willing to travel for weddings and will help determine the best package to suit your needs.

Viveria Photography
(612) 208-2258

Run by a husband-and-wife team, Viveria Photography is one the gems of Minnesota wedding photography. Earning the distinction of “Best of” from The, the team brings its infectious enthusiasm for life to every image taken. Viveria offers engagement,  wedding and family pictures, with wedding packages starting at $3,000 (which also includes an engagement session). Consider adding on a fun photo booth set-up to your wedding and let your guests get in on the fun of making memories too.

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235 E. 6th St., Suite 300B
St. Paul, MN 55101
(651) 227-1202

One of the best-known names for wedding vendors in Minnesota, Bellagala continually draws the kind of press that highlights the company’s commitment to excellence. With rave reviews and nods from Minnesota Bride and The, as well as customers, Bellagala is an excellent choice. With several photographers on staff, the vendor will work with you to select a photography style and price range that suits your special day. Packages start at $1,000 with apprentice photographers and go up from there.

Fishtale Photography
St Paul, MN
(651) 315-8253

St. Paul-based photographer Noelle offers “lifestyle” photographs through Fishtale Photography. Also recommended by both Minnesota Bride and The, the photographer focuses on finding unique ways to incorporate your style and personality into your wedding photos, and offers a variety of packages. Wedding packages start at $4,200, but can be tailored to meet your needs upon consultation. Noelle is also available for destination weddings. Check out some of her latest work on her blog and learn more about how Fishtale Photography might work for your wedding.

Eileen K. Photography
1500 N.E. Jackson Ave., Suite 435
Minneapolis, MN 55413
(763) 234-9218

Eileen K. Photography showcases the “modern, fun, whimsical” style that owner Eileen brings to all of her photo shoots. As you browse through her recent shots, you understand why this wedding photographer is so well reputed. Offering family, baby and high school seniors’ photography in addition to engagements and weddings, this vendor has you covered. Wedding packages start at $1,345 and include a disc of your images, an album, an assistant photographer and an engagement session.

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Sassy professional by day, men’s style expert by night, Bethany Rein is a twenty-something living in Minneapolis. She loves baseball, coffee and the well-dressed male. An avid runner, Bethany also plays recreational sports with more enthusiasm than skill. Her work can be found at