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 - 2560771

Germany	Getting Ready at home photography of the groom on wedding day - tie problems and video help

Photograph 2560771 was awarded to Germany wedding photographer Oleg Rostovtsev for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Germany wedding photographer Oleg Rostovtsev with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Germany.

The very top reportage-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their top pictures to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography contests because they appreciate having the opportunity to be recognized 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 contests is a major accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.


2019 v16 Photography Competition Judges