Bride and Groom walking on Cannon Beach after Elopement

Chris Brodell is a Wedding Photographer in Portland, Oregon.

I photograph engagement sessions, weddings, and elopements in a natural, candid, documentary style throughout Portland and the Pacific Northwest. I create images that are full of light, love, and vivid colors. Your wedding photographer is one of the most important details of your wedding and being part of that means so much to me. With over a decade of wedding experience, I have the expertise to create images that you will share for years to come. Below you will find information on my approach to wedding photography and pricing. I can’t wait to learn more about you and your wedding day!


Bride and Groom Kiss underneath shower of flower petals
Bride and Groom in front of pink and blue wall in San Francisco

I approach every wedding day ready to have fun and excited to document your day and tell your story. I offer a professional experience throughout the entire process and I'm always friendly and easy to work with.

I love photography and feel lucky that I get to do something I love as a job. I bring this perspective to every wedding that I shoot. I believe in having a positive attitude and pride myself on being flexible and easy to work with.

As a wedding photographer with a photojournalistic approach, I document the day as it unfolds. I know when to pull back and let a moment occur naturally but I also know when to step in, lend a hand, and provide direction. I work closely with my clients to help them feel comfortable in front of the camera. I know that a wedding can be stressful and it’s important to me that your photographer is the least of your worries.



Candid moment of Bride and Maid of Honor in Portland

Pricing

I know pricing is an important factor in booking your wedding photographer. I strive to create an affordable experience that reflects my level of professional skills while still remaining a value to my clients.

  • Wedding packages with 1 photographer begin at $2590 with packages ranging from 6 to 8 hours.

  • Unlimited consultations and planning assistance.

  • Online shareable client gallery delivered in 3 to 4 weeks. Includes unlimited edited high-resolution downloads and full printing rights.

  • I love prints and wedding albums! Coverage of 8 or more hours receives a 10” handcrafted wedding album.


 
Chris was incredibly easy to work with, answered all of our questions during the planning phase, and executed everything flawlessly the day of. He has a great eye for capturing the best light and scoping out interesting and unique spots for photos. He’s also really reasonably priced. When we shared the final photos with my mother-in-law, she declared that they were the best wedding photos she had ever seen.
— Helena L.
 

Some Common Questions

Do you shoot engagement sessions?

Yes! I love working with couples before their wedding day. It’s a great opportunity to get to know each other and for couples to have some exposure to being in front of a camera. It’s also a fun way to highlight your life together in Portland. There are so many great locations like Mt. Tabor, Powell Butte, and the International Rose Test Garden.

What are your favorite types of wedding venues?

As a natural light photographer I love shooting outdoor weddings. Venues like Cathedral Park, Hoyt Arboretum, and Abernethy Center are all amazing. There are also plenty of indoor venues with great natural light too such as Union/Pine, Ecotrust, and Castaway.

What sets you apart from other photographers?

I have over a decade of professional experience and I approach every wedding excited and eager to capture moments that you will appreciate for years to come. I create images that are timeless and true to the moment in which I shot them. My images are bright, natural, and candid.

For more answers to commonly asked questions, visit my FAQ.


 
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Let’s do this!

I’m so excited to hear all about you and your wedding plans and see how I can be part of your celebration. Please complete the form below and I will get back in touch with you as soon as I can. I try to respond to all inquiries within 24 hours.

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Location

Chris Brodell

5128 SE Rural St.

Portland, OR 97206

For mailing address or to schedule a session please complete the form above or contact me at:

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(503) 893-5836