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 Nationwide Wedding Magazines and wedding blogs 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 thrilled to be working regularly 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, and The Biltmore Los Angeles, Bacara Resort and Spa, The Biltmore Santa Barbara, Bel Air Bay Club, Beverly Hills Four Seasons, and so many more. 

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 destinaiotn weddings.

Reviews

It's important to look at reviews from your Wedding Photographers.We have dozens of verified reviews on Weddingwire.com and Yelp. With over 50 five star reviews, we believe in excellent customer service and offering products that are timeless, unique and beautiful. 

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

We strive to accommodate anyone's budget, and we are proud to have one of the best teams of photographers around. Wedding packages with Chris or Andrea Schmitt as the lead photographer begin at $3000.

If budget is a concern, we can easily customize an affordable package for you with one of our talented associate photographers. Nowhere else can you find this level of photography for a price this great. We have affordable a la carte packages starting at just $375/hr. for 2 photographers! Our team is comprised of incredibly talented [and experienced] Professional Wedding Photographers.  

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.

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