Ian Martin of Ian Martin Wedding Photojournalism combines spontaneous, candid photography with relaxed informal portraiture to create heartfelt visual stories of the weddings he photographs. Ian is based in Carmel, California, close to some of the most beautiful places in the world to get married. Big Sur, Pebble Beach, Carmel Valley, Monterey and the San Francisco Bay Area are all places that Ian regularly photographs weddings at.
Ian photographed over 700 weddings since he began his wedding photography business in 2001. Ian's non-wedding photography work has been published in various publications such as Newsweek, Rolling Stone, and The New Yorker.
Ian provides the print-resolution digital files of the wedding photographs he creates to his clients, as well as a password-protected web gallery for every wedding. Albums and prints are also available.
Recommended by 99% of couples
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Molly · Married on 06/27/2019
My husband and I eloped in Carmel, California. Ian was extremely helpful! He helped us pick a location and time for our ceremony. He was friendly and kind. We would recommend Ian for any of your photo needs!Sent on 08/18/2019
Lynn · Married on 12/24/2018
Ian is "the one"
Look no further Ian is "THE ONE" to hire for amazing natural vibrantly crispSent on 12/24/2018
photos. He makes your special day stress free by his easy going fun personality. His knowledge of what to do and where to go makes every detail come out in the photos naturally. The photos of our wedding on 11.10.18 from Ian exceeded all of our expectations. Thanks again Ian!!!
Ross D Elliott · Married on 10/02/2018
Magical Wedding Photography
Ian perfectly captured our special intimate wedding ceremony overlooking Point Lobos. Ian was wonderful to work with and I would recommend. He had a lot of experience and knowledge, and took us to a few magical local locations. We love our photos and the day worked out perfectly!Sent on 11/18/2018
Ian Martin is a wonderful photographer with an eye for beauty. He captures beautiful images easily and will create lasting memories. I have worked with Ian many times and his vivacious personality and unflagging energy are infectious. I highly recommend Ian Martin Photography for any event.
We've known Ian for many years and consider him a friend and moreover an amazing photographer. As a photojournalist, he has a knack for being in the right place at the right time and capturing every tear, smile and laugh that will be the cornerstone of your wedding memories for many many years. We cannot recommend Ian's services enough!
Ian is so wonderful. His photos are true works of art. He is unobtrusive, friendly, and very professional. All my clients are so in love with their photos. Ian truly is one of the very best.