Nothing can make or break a wedding like a wedding photographer. After all, the wedding day will end around nighttime when the cake is eaten and the materials are all packed up, but wedding photo albums and digital galleries last forever. That means that a bad wedding photographer could leave you with disappointing memories. But a great wedding photographer? You’ll have a wedding album to cherish and reopen every few weeks to relive the incredible energy of your wedding day over and over again as you enter married life.

To provide a little bit of assistance as you navigate this chapter of the wedding planning process, we’ve put together this list of five awesome choices for wedding photographers in and around Bendigo — we hope that you and your partner enjoy browsing these options!

Ildiko Photography is one of Bendigo’s premier wedding photography companies, specializing in the documentation of wedding celebrations for prospective married couples planning their festivities in and around the local area. The brainchild of professional photographer Ildi, Ildiko Photography employs a relaxed, laid back approach to photography, capturing moments of authentic engagement and intimacy. Ildiko Photography describes this as “documentary style” photography, balancing “light and composition” to create timeless images frozen in a permanent record. For access to this style and to the devoted work of Ildi at wedding celebrations, look no further than Ildiko Photography for any and all wedding day photography needs.

Phone: 0430 007 045

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Contact : Ildi

For some of the most elegant wedding photography services across Bendigo and beyond, check out Justin and Jim Photography. Packages with Justin and Jim Photography include such offerings as finished images in both color and black & white, digital files on a USB in full print resolution and online resolution, wall art, travel within one hour of central Bendigo, in-person meetings to jump start the process and organize a timeline, and much more. Packages begin at $3,095 and range up to $6,395, with up to ten hours of coverage with Jim, 750+ images, and the additional add-on of a photo booth for four hours, costing an extra $200. For all of these incredible amenities and so much more, check out Justin and Jim Photography for wedding celebrations in the greater Bendigo metropolitan area.

Phone: 0408 311 749

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Contact : Justin and Jim

Spinkspaces Photography is a wedding photography company based out of Bendigo with a proven track record of delivering gorgeous, unforgettable wedding photographs for celebrations across the local area and beyond. Staffed up by a team of photography experts well qualified to capture the very best moments of wedding ceremonies and receptions, Spinkscapes Photography uses Blackmagic Micro, Samsung NX1, and Panasonic GH4, all state-of-the-art photography equipment, to ensure that weddings are captured in the best possible light. Use of Spinkscapes Photography entitles clients to two photographers at the celebration, and digital negatives of the wedding day can be returned to clients within 8-10 weeks of the wedding. It is recommended that the services of Spinkscapes Photography be booked at least three months in advance to guarantee the bespoke service of this wedding photography company.

Phone: 0418 787 715

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Contact : Spinkscapes Photography Team

Address: 65 Drought St, Bendigo VIC 3550

Phone: 0457 779 740

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Contact : AJ Taylor Images

Address: 16 Booth St, Golden Square VIC 3555

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Contact : Sarah-Jane van Ruiswyk


When it comes to the craft of wedding photography, you want a photographer who can bring the following qualities to the table: drive, diligence, and deliberateness. You want a photographer who is clearly passionate about the craft and will bring that passion to every second of your wedding, capturing moments that could go otherwise unseen and unheard. You want a photographer who will be diligent about timelines and about your preferences and specifications in advance of the wedding day, who will keep track of all of the little details, and who will execute on all of that in a timely manner. Lastly, you want a photographer who will treat every aspect of the wedding celebration with the deliberate, reserved, and measured energy that is required, never treating themselves like the star of the party but rather sitting back and simply documenting the event as it occurs. If you simply look for these qualities when consulting with some of the options on this list of the five best wedding photography companies in and around Bendigo, you’ll find your ideal wedding photographer in no time!