I don’t consider myself a wedding photographer.
I’m simply a family historian who documents weddings.
Starting out as a newspaper photographer, I discovered a passion for documentary photography early in my career and never looked back.
After almost ten years in the wedding business, I found himself questioning a lot of conventional ideas about weddings. That’s when I asked myself – why am I doing this?
I believe those why questions help me create more meaningful photographs that transcend the wedding showing who people are and the relationships that define them. Read More...
|Location||Kansas City in Missouri, United States|
|Starting Rates||$3700+ (USD)|
|Photos||16 Contest Winning Photos|
The Wedding Photojournalist Association proudly recognizes the accomplishments and creative excellence of Tyler Wirken. The following awards have been earned by Tyler from the WPJA. These achievements come with great merit considering the high level of competition that a member faces in the contests.
|2015||Q3||2nd Place - Touch|
5th Place - Great Natural Light
20th Place - Musicians & DJs
6th Place - Emotion
12th Place - Humor
16th Place - Reception
18th Place - Humor
|Summer||3rd Place - Ceremony|
11th Place - Emotion
15th Place - Creative Portrait
1st Place - Creative Portrait
1st Place - Ceremony
1st Place - Creative Portrait of Bride
5th Place - Architecture
1st Place - Emotion
9th Place - Kids