Los Angeles Wedding Photographer Chris Schmitt Photography, is an award winning wedding photography studio serving Los Angeles and Santa Barbara County. Our style of wedding photography has been described as ..."the perfect blend of wedding photojournalism combined with stunning one-of-a-kind creative portraiture."

We specialize in capturing fun candids of friends and family throughout the day as well as creating beautiful portraits that are known for being unique and having that extra 'Wow' factor.

We are thrilled to see so many of our weddings getting published in National Wedding Magazines and wedding websites including The Knot, Brides Magazine, Ceremony Magazine, Destination Weddings, Destination I Do Magazine, California Wedding Day, Rock and Roll Bride, and many more.

Working the top wedding venues in Los Angeles and Santa Barbara

We are love working at some of the top wedding venues throughout Santa Barbara and Los Angeles. Our studio specializes in weddings at some of the most popular wedding venues in los angeles such as Malibu Rocky Oaks, Sherwood Country Club in Westlake Village, Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, Vibiana, Firestone Vineyard, Roblar Winery, Terranea Resort, The Four Seasons Westlake Village, The Biltmore Los Angeles, Bacara Resort and Spa, The Biltmore Santa Barbara, Bel Air Bay Club, Beverly Hills Four Seasons, and so many others. 

We bring a team of experienced professionals with Chris and Andrea Schmitt as the Master photographers for the studio. We service a variety of locations including but not limited to Santa Ynez, Solvang, Santa Barbara, Westlake, Moorpark, Simi Valley, Pasadena, Beverly Hills, Malibu, Palos Verdes, and Pacific Palisades. 

Destination Wedding Photography

Traveling is another passion of ours and Chris Schmitt Photography specializes in Destination wedding photography all over the world. We love providing an amazing experience for our clients covering the entire wedding weekend. We love to capture the rehearsal dinner, wedding day, and end with an unforgetable Trash the Dress photoshoot. Our destination wedding photography has taken us all throughout the United States as well as internationally to countries such as Mexico, Brisbane Australia, Tuscany Italy, all Hawaiiian Islands, Jamaica, St. Lucia, Nassau Bahamas, Vancouver Canada.

Bora Bora, Tahiti, Cuba, Iceland and Europe is always on our wish list for destination weddings.

Reviews

We have dozens of verified 5 Star reviews on weddingwire.com, theknot.com and Yelp. We believe in offering excellent customer service before during and after the wedding. We offer innovative and classic products that are timeless, unique and look beautiful hanging in your home.Visit the Client Love section above to view some of the nice things our clinets have to say about us!

Timeline

Be sure to check out our suggested timeline for allowing us time on your wedding day for getting great photos. If you have questions about our  Wedding photography services, please feel free to contact us anytime.

Pricing

Two great wedding studios under one roof!

We offer a wide assortment of wedding packages and products that our couples love. Beautiful Albums, Wall Art and Professional Printing are all offered thru our studio. Wedding Collections with Chris and Andrea Schmitt begin at $3500.

We also offer budget friendly packages with our popular Sister Studio, 805 Photography. 805 Photography is still managed, owned and operated by Chris Schmitt Photography. Our team is comprised of an extremely talented group of professional wedding photographers and offer affordable packages starting at just $2000. 

About us

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About Chris Schmitt Photography

Chris and Andrea opened Chris Schmitt Photography in 2001.

Chris & Andrea Schmitt are international wedding and portrait photographers based in Moorpark California. Their images have been published in media outlets such as the Today Show, OWN Network, Good Morning America, Los Angeles Magazine, Instyle Magazine, Destination Wedding Magazine, The Knot, Brides Magazine, Ceremony Magazine, J-Date, SELF, Grace Ormonde, California Wedding Day Magazine and dozens of wedding blogs and websites. Chris has also been seen on the Wedding Reality T.V Show, For Better or for Worse on TLC. Last year, the studio celebrated photographing their 500th wedding! 

Chris and Andrea recenly celebreated their 13th wedding anniversary and have two amazing kids Sawyer and Siena.

Our Style

Timeless | Elegant | Candid

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