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

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIOS ARE OPEN - 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 - 2633117

Auvergne outdoor marriage ceremony award-winning image showing the Groom crying during the ceremony. The world's best wedding photo contests presented by the WPJA

Photograph 2633117 was awarded to France wedding photographer Sylvain Garderes for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present France wedding photographer Sylvain Garderes with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Auvergne.

The very best photojournalistic wedding photographers from around the globe submit their best images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography contests because they appreciate having the opportunity to be recognized 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 contests is a major accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

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2021 v02 Photography Competition Judges