We believe there is a natural beauty in every moment. Whether these moments are lively or quiet, we are here to help you see them. Sara Wight Photography is a boutique photo studio specializing in fine art photography with a documentary approach. We are based in New York City and happy to travel worldwide. We pride ourselves on creating outstanding images with artistic merit, while building trusting, lasting relationships with our clients.
“There are wedding photographers and then there are incredible photographers who find joy in capturing peoples’ wedding days – or their “best days ever.” Sara falls in the latter category. She is immensely talented and brings thought, beauty and care to every shot.” – Stacy and Adam
Founder and Principal Photographer
Sara Wight is an award-winning photographer who holds a BFA in Studio Art from Kutztown University and an MFA in Photography, Video and Related Media from the School of Visual Arts in New York City. For more than a decade, her fine art photography has been exhibited widely in solo and group exhibitions throughout the United States. Her work is held in many private collections, including the permanent collection at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Nashua. In 2009, Sara was awarded a fellowship for a residency at the Vermont Studio Center, a residency program hosting 50 visual artists and writers from around the world. In 2011, Sara’s work was published in the Rizzoli publication of contemporary photography, NEW YORK: A Photographer’s City, alongside renowned artists, such as Joel Meyerwitz, Andreas Gursky and Ed Burtinsky. Sara also shoots commercially, teaches photography and has worked as an Art Director with some of the top photographers in the world.
Sara’s work has been featured in People Magazine, InStyle, The Queen Latifah Show, New York Magazine, The New York Times, Style Me Pretty, The Knot, The Wedding Channel, Destination Weddings and Honeymoons, The Daily News, The Guardian, Junebug Weddings, Brooklyn Bride, Vera Wang Unveiled, WellWed, 100 Layer Cake, Once Wed, among many other publications. She is a member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association, The Professional Photographers of America and the American Society of Media Photographers. Sara’s commercial work is available for syndication from Getty Images, Corbis, Glasshouse Images, Gallery Stock and Offset. Please visit www.sarawight.com to view more of her fine art work.