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for couples who want their wedding day to feel like home.

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Bringing
love stories to life

Home

forever

You, Here, Now, Forever. 

Expertise 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021.

One of the Top
Wedding Photographers in Phoenix

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- Abby and CJ -

“Oh my gosh I’m crying! Thank you so much! I’ve looked at these pictures every day!”

from one of our sweetest couples

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Kind Words

Style Me Pretty, The Knot, Wedding Wire, It Started With Yes, Borrowed and Blue, Trendy Groom and more!

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Home is so much more than a place you live

No matter how big & breathtaking your dream wedding looks, we’d be honored to elevate your wedding day even further, from single day to forever memory you can look back on and feel at home in forever.

Phoenix WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS

it’s also wrapped up in memories you want to freeze for a lifetime, and only the best should be there to document it.

Now booking weddings in Phoenix Arizona, & beyond!

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about us

We’re Joy & Ben Clifford, Arizona’s trusted husband & wife
photography duo.

Hey there!

To find someone who feels like home to you is truly magical. Any day spent with that person is worth documenting, especially your wedding day.

You deserve to have those irreplaceable moments frozen in time—and it’s photographs that can preserve those memories and be passed on for generations to live on forever, too (even if they weren’t actually there!).

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Looking for a dynamic duo to document your dynamics as a duo?(See what we did there?)

Our love story & journey into photography are both pretty nontraditional, to say the least—but so influential in the individuals and the couple we are today. We’d love to tell you our story.

wedding planning

When we say we take the time to truly understand your unique vision for your wedding day, we MEAN IT—and do everything possible to make sure your vision comes to life. Acting as an extension of your wedding planning team, we’ll make sure you feel calm, cool, collected, and at-home before, during, and after your big day.

Proud to support you every step of the way in the wedding-planning process.

Let’s get the planning party rolling!
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FLAWLESS FIRST LOOKS

5 TIPS TO STUNNING WEDDING PHOTOS

picture perfect family photos

To first look or not to first look… that is the question! Many of our couples are undecided about whether or not to go with a first look on their big day. We’ll support you in whatever you decide, but let it be known we’re big fans of the first look—and we’ll tell you exactly why in this blog post.

Your wedding day only comes once, & believe us when we say it goes by FAST. Don’t miss out on those once-of-a-lifetime shots while you can capture them!
Check out this blog post to make sure your wedding photography team is well-prepared to freeze those moments forever.

The family photos portion of your wedding day can be one of the most memorable parts of the day… and definitely one of the most chaotic, if you’re not well-prepared! We know that you want to capture all those picture-perfect family photos to look back on forever, without having to sacrifice hours of your special day posing in front of the camera!

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from the sweetest couples

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Kind Words

“I am so, so very grateful that we found Joy and Ben! You can see by looking at their photos that it is beautiful work. What you cannot see from the photos is even better- the wonderful experience they provide. It felt more like having a friend to walk you through the crazy wedding planning process.”

- nicole & andrew

“IT FELT LIKE HAVING A FRIEND.”

“Joy and Ben were amazing! They made our whole wedding planning process so effortless, from the engagement session to the wedding day. They were energetic, organized, professional, and so laid back. We couldn't have asked for a better photography team to share
our wedding day with!”

- Alexa & charles

“WE COULDN’T HAVE ASKED FOR A BETTER PHOTOGRAPHY TEAM.”

“Joy and Ben are AMAZING! We hired them for our wedding day in Sedona and they did such an amazing job. All of our guests loved them and I received so many compliments on how
professional and kind they were to everyone. Not to mention, our pictures were incredible. They captured our day so Perfectly!” 

- allisa & nick

“JOY AND BEN ARE AMAZING!”

“I cannot express in words how amazing Joy and Ben are! They captured our wedding day perfectly, and notably the “wedding moments” but special in between ones we didn’t think of.

- Abbey & CJ

“THEY CAPTURED OUR DAY PERFECTLY.”

“We had such an amazing time working with them and were amazed at the results. We loved working with Ben and Joy so much that we had them photograph our wedding! They were there for us every step of the way leading up to our Big Day!"

- Annie & Connor

“We loved working with Ben and Joy so much.”

“We ended up hiking up Cathedral Rock and getting some of the most stunning pictures I have seen. I couldn't have asked for anything more. Joy and Ben were very sweet, patient and put both of us at ease. We had a lot of fun and got the best pictures!"

- Jackie & jacob

“My fiancé and I had an amazing experience.”

Not to brag…
but planners love us, too!

“Joy and Ben are one of my favorite photography teams to work with! They are always so professional, timely and make my couples feel at complete ease on wedding day (and leading up to wedding day)! Their photos are amazing and they are just all around some of the sweetest, most patient photographers in the business. You won’t be disappointed to have them shoot your special day!” 

-  Stephanie, A Day to Cherish -

“Joy AND BEN ARE ONE OF MY FAVORITE.”

“Joy and Ben are two truly incredible people and photographers. They are extremely detail oriented and make the event day seamless for our couples. We get so excited every time we get to work alongside them.” 

-  Cydney, Canvas Events & Planning -

“Joy and Ben are two truly incredible people and photographers”

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venues

Picture Perfect Venues

With SO many incredible venues at your fingertips in the Scottsdale, AZ & Phoenix, AZ areas, how could you possibly choose?! No worries, friends—we’ve got your back with an extensive list of high-quality & highly reputable venues in the area, all here to bring your dream wedding vision to life.

forever & always.

We go above & beyond for you, so you can relive the moment forever & always. 

It’s sort of our superpower to make our couples actually feel at peace & at home in front of the camera. Take a look for yourself!

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We know you’re giddy to begin the wedding-planning process… especially the fun part, like photography!

We’re now booking 2023 & 2024 dates for weddings in Phoenix Arizona and beyond. Send us the details about your big day below and we’ll get back to you in just 12–24 hours.
(Yes, seriously! We don’t waste any time around here.)

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