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 - 2570667

Paris wedding ceremony image of the bride and groom kissing outside the church after the ceremony, as a young girl holds tight to the bride's dress ready for her to descend the stairs.

Photograph 2570667 was awarded to France wedding photographer Simon Cassanas for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present France wedding photographer Simon Cassanas with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Paris.

The very top reportage-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their top images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded in this field. Their images 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 major accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

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2019 v19 Photography Competition Judges