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Los Angeles based 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 one-of-a-kind portraits that are known for 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, Huffington Post, and many more.

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 in Santa Barbara, Bel Air Bay Club, Beverly Hills Four Seasons, and so many others. 

Chris and Andrea Schmitt along with our team od second shooters are the photographers for the studio. We provide wedding photography coverage in a wide variety of locations including but not limited to Santa Ynez, Solvang, Santa Barbara, Westlake, Moorpark, Simi Valley, Pasadena, Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Malibu, Palos Verdes, and Pacific Palisades

Destination Wedding Photography

Travelling 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 unforgettable 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 Hawaiian Islands, Jamaica, St. Lucia, Nassau Bahamas, Vancouver Canada.


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 couples have to say about us!

Photography Timeline

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

Wedding Photography Pricing

With Chris Schmitt Photography, we have a package to fit any budget! We offer the convenience of two wedding photography 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.

805 PHOTOGRAPHY starting at $2000

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 seasoned professionals with affordable packages starting at just $2000.00. 

Please click the CONTACT TAB to have a custom quote made for your special day!

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About Chris Schmitt Photography, LA, CA


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 14th wedding anniversary and have two amazing kids Sawyer and Siena.

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Chris Schmitt Photography
5158 Goldman Ave Unit J,
Moorpark, CA 93021
Ph: +1 805-222-5064

Wedding Photographer in Los Angeles

I am Chris Schmitt, a professional wedding photographer residing in Moorpark, California serving Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, and destinations beyond borders. I incorporate a photojournalistic style combined with gently guided assistance, resulting in bold, natural and clean images. I strive to create crisp images which document your individual wedding which will be loved and cherished for untold generations. I would love to capture the joy and emotion of your most important day. If you have any questions about my Chris Schmitt Photography, please feel free to contact me. I'm always happy to discuss your photographic requirements so you have one less thing to worry about with your wedding planning. We take the utmost pride in turning your wedding photos into works of art. We want you to receive beautiful photos that will look amazing in print, and will be cherished for coming generations. We meticulously in choose only the best photographs from your wedding day, and spend our time perfecting them, rather than delivering a higher quantity of mediocre photographs. Quality-over-quantity is a philosophy we implement into all we do at Chris Schmitt Photography. We will never settle for less and guarantee to never deliver images that do not reach our standards of excellence.

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