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. 

View WPJA photo stories from smaller weddings - WedElope | Choose love, not fear!

Wedding Photography Award - 2571503

Reception in Masseria Bonelli - Noci - Apulia - Italy wedding image | The grandfather (and father of the groom) improvised dancer loses control

Photograph 2571503 was awarded to Italy wedding photographer Francesco Gravina for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Italy wedding photographer Francesco Gravina with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Masseria Bonelli - Noci.

The very top photojournalistic wedding photographers from around the world submit their top photos to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be recognized in this field. Their photos 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 pro wedding photographer.

Masseria Bonelli - Noci

2019 v19 Photography Competition Judges