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Terri Hanlon - Sunshine Coast & Brisbane Wedding Photographer

Navigating wedding photography prices? Don't settle for less than you deserve. Choose Terri Hanlon Photography for your wedding and discover the true value of professional expertise, personalised service & print worthy wedding photos.

Terri Hanlon Photography

Hi, I’m Terri Hanlon — your Brisbane wedding photographer. I also photograph weddings on the Gold Coast, Mount Tamborine, Maleny, and the Sunshine Coast. Whether it's capturing intimate moments shared with your partner and loved ones or celebrating love in all its forms with LGBTQIA+ inclusivity, I'm here to create a safe + welcoming space for your special day.

With two decades of local expertise in Brisbane & South East Queensland, I’ll guide you through a relaxed & fun photography experience, ensuring your personality shines through in every shot.

Unlike larger brands, I prioritise quality over quantity, ensuring you always receive personalised attention and care. Let's make your wedding day stress-free and unforgettable. Contact Terri Hanlon Photography today to capture your love story authentically and beautifully.

What makes Terri Hanlon Photography unique?

  1. Tailored Experience: Unlike larger photography companies, I offer a personalised approach to every client, ensuring that your unique vision is brought to life with attention to detail & care.
  2. Intimate Celebrations: With a focus on small weddings, micro weddings, and elopements, I know how important it is to capture the intimate moments shared between you & your partner, plus cherished moments with family & loved ones.
  3. LGBTQIA+ Inclusivity: As a proudly queer wedding photographer, I celebrate love in all its forms and am committed to creating a safe + welcoming space for LGBTQIA+ couples. Whether you identify as queer, gay, lesbian, non-binary, or transgender, you can trust that your love will be honoured & celebrated through my lens.
  4. Local Knowledge: With 20 years of experience capturing weddings in Brisbane & South East Queensland, I have a deep understanding of the region’s unique landscapes & hidden gems.
  5. You’ll Have a Good Time: My goal is to make you feel comfortable in front of the camera, allowing your true personality to shine through in every photo. From candid moments to posed portraits, I’ll capture the joy & excitement of your wedding day.


“Anyone who has met, or worked with, Sunshine Coast wedding photographer Terri Hanlon knows she is a gosh darn joy of a person, who oozes positivity. A conversation with Terri is guaranteed to bring with it giggles – nay, unbridled belly laughs! Meeting Terri feels more like a reunion with an old friend, which is just the kind of feel you want for your wedding photographer."

- The Bride's Tree

My Booking Process

  1. REACHING OUT: Simply fill out a contact form on my website to kickstart the process. Share your contact information, photography preferences, location, and budget goals to help me understand your vision.
  2. GETTING TO KNOW EACH OTHER: Expect a response from me within 72 business hours. We'll schedule a phone call to dive deeper into your wedding day details and get to know each other better. This personal connection helps me tailor my services to your needs.
  3. PACKAGES: Following our call, I'll provide you with an investment guide outlining wedding packages that align with your vision and budget. You'll receive sample galleries of weddings similar to yours to showcase my photography style and inspire your own wedding day.
  4. BOOKING: Once you've chosen your package, I'll send over a contract and invoice to secure your wedding date. A $500 initial payment reserves your date, with the remaining balance due two weeks before your wedding. The contract ensures mutual understanding and sets expectations for a seamless collaboration.
  5. AFTER YOU'VE BOOKED: Congratulations, your wedding day is officially reserved! I'll be available to assist with aesthetic decisions, vendor recommendations, and creating your wedding day timeline. From start to finish, I'm here to support you every step of the way and ensure your wedding photography experience is stress-free and memorable.

At Terri Hanlon Photography, I'm all about authentically and beautifully capturing your love. With all-inclusive wedding photography packages tailored to suit every need and budget. From north Brisbane, down to Coolangatta on the Gold Coast and up to Noosa on the Sunshine Coast, I'm here to make your vision a reality while ensuring a stress-free and unforgettable experience. Specialising in small weddings, micro weddings, and elopements across (Meanjin) Brisbane, including queer and lesbian weddings, let's work together to create memories that reflect your unique style and personality.

Additionally, I offer Sunshine Coast elopements, taking advantage of the magical natural lighting and hidden spaces that make each 'I Do' truly unforgettable. The Sunshine Coast (Gubbi Gubbi Country) is a popular destination for couples tying the knot, and I'm here to help you capture the beauty of this stunning region on your special day. Whether you envision exchanging vows on a sun-drenched beach, in the tranquillity of a rainforest setting, or atop a scenic mountaintop, I'll work with you to find the perfect Sunshine Coast location to bring your elopement dreams to life.

As a lifestyle business, I prioritise quality over quantity, ensuring that you'll always know who your photographer is on the day. Unlike brands that prioritise volume over quality, you can rest assured that I'll be there to capture the most important photos of your life with personalised attention and care. Get ready for a fun and relaxed photography experience that captures the magic of your special day.