Founded by award-winning Saint Augustine Wedding Photographers Scott Smith, Zach Thomas, and David Walters in 2015, Monarch Studio is one of the most experienced wedding photography studios in Florida.

At our headquarters in historic St. Augustine, Florida, our founders and staff bring well-over 30+ years experience photographing weddings and working with wedding vendors in the industry.  Monarch Studio has photographed over 700 weddings in the Jacksonville and St. Augustine area, including destination weddings in The Bahamas, Jamaica, and Puerto Rico.  We gladly welcome brides from all over the United States to stop into the studio when visiting St. Augustine while planning your destination wedding.


Monarch Studio is located near downtown St. Augustine on famous King Street, and provides our bride and grooms an comfortable and inspiring space to meet with our in-house photographers and discuss their upcoming wedding day.  With over 1400 square feet of high- tech photography equipment, a full-sized shooting area, three conference spaces, a bar and kitchenette for catering services, lofted offices, and multiple hair and makeup stations – we've got room for the biggest wedding days!