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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Union Lido Camping Beach, Cavallino Treporti, Venice, Italy Elopement Photo Story Award

Luxury beach wedding photo of the bride basking in the sunlight at her oceanside ceremony outdoors

Outdoor beach wedding photo as the bride basks in the sunlight

Looking radiant and filled with joy, the bride basks in the sunlight as she arrives for her beachfront wedding.

Opting for a wedding that was both chic and sophisticated as well as carefree and casual, Svenja and Karl created an experience that neither they nor their guests would soon forget. The couple chose to celebrate their wedding on the gorgeous white sands of the Cavallino Treporti beach at Union Lido Luxury Camping, which is on the shores of the Adriatic Sea on the outskirts of Venice, Italy.

Venice Elopements and IT Destination Elopement Picture of bride getting ready for beach ceremony

Union Lido Beach, Cavallino, Venice Wedding Photography | the backlight is creating a dramatic feel

With the backlight creating a dramatic feel for this image, the emotions of the moment are captured as the bride gets ready for the ceremony.

5 Star Union Lido Park Resort Beach Wedding Image, Cavallino-Treporti of bride holding dads hand tightly

5 Star Union Lido Park Resort Beach Wedding Image, Cavallino-Treporti | The bride holds her dads hand tightly

The bride holds her dad's hand tightly as she walks down an aisle of shifting sand to her beach ceremony.

IT Beach Ceremony Wedding Photo at Union Lido of groom Overcome with emotion at sight of beautiful bride

Beach Wedding Photography - Union Lido | The groom is Overcome with emotion at the sight of his beautiful bride

Overcome with emotion at the sight of his beautiful bride walking delicately across the sand, the groom wipes a tear away from this eye.

Wedding Image from Union Lido Beach in Cavallino of newlyweds sharing hug at ocean ceremony

Wedding Image from Union Lido Beach in Cavallino | The newlyweds share a tender embrace

The newlyweds share a tender embrace in the moments immediately following the beach wedding ceremony.

Romantic Couple Photo at a Cavallino-Treporti Union Lido Wedding as waves of Adriatic Sea crash on the shore

Couple Photo from Cavallino-Treporti - Union Lido Weddings |  the waves of the Adriatic Sea crash on the shore

As the waves of the Adriatic Sea crash on the shore, the bride and groom share an intimate kiss.

Union Lido, Cavallino, Treporti, Venice, IT Beach Wedding Image of bride Looking glamorous in convertible car

Union Lido, Cavallino, Treporti, Venice, IT Beach Wedding Image | Looking every bit the glamorous bride

Looking every bit the glamorous bride, Svenja looks up at Karl, whose reflection can be seen in the convertible car's window. While the two were arriving for their wedding reception to celebrate with family members and friends, they only had eyes for one another.

Wedding Photography in Venice, IT of couple immersed in the moment at outdoor reception venue

Wedding Photographers for Venice, IT | immersed in the moment and entirely present at the reception party

Clearly immersed in the moment and entirely present, Svenja and Karl soak up the joy of their wedding reception together.

Venice, Italy beach wedding photo of bride and groom at level of a little girl

Venice, Italy beach wedding photographer | The bride and groom get down to the level of a little girl

The bride and groom get down to the level of a most special guest, accepting a treasured gift that clearly came from the heart.