Are you planning a short-notice, small wedding or elopement?

Many couples don’t want to wait. They are planning to get married in the very near future, eloping, or rushing a small ceremony with their photographer, some close friends, and family but dispensing with or postponing the reception party. 

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Wedding Photography Award - 2486901

Bridesmaids and a little boy watch as the bride gets her makeup done in this black and white photo by a Beijing, China wedding photographer.

Photograph 2486901 was awarded to China wedding photographer Peng Zhang for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present China wedding photographer Peng Zhang with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Beijing, China.

The very best reportage-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their best pictures to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded in this field. Their pictures are scrutinized by some of the most notable and respected working photojournalists and picture editors in the news industry (not the wedding industry). Winning in these competitions is a true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

Beijing, China

2019 v06 Photography Competition Judges