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4th place in Bouquet/Garter (Action)

The bride and guests stand on a sunny beach as she tosses her bouquet over her head in this photo by a Geneva, Switzerland wedding photographer.
Geneva, Switzerland

Alexandre Kauder

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Wedding photographer Alexandre Kauder, was awarded 4th place for photo 1936676 in the Bouquet/Garter (Action) category for the WPJA's 2016 Q4 Photography Competition.

The WPJA contest judges presented Alexandre Kauder, a Geneva, Switzerland wedding photographer, with this Master Piece Award as recognition for top wedding photojournalism in the industry.

The leading documentary wedding photographers in the world enter their best photos to the Wedding Photojournalist Association's photography competitions. They want their wedding reportage photographs to be evaluated and selected by some of the most notable and respected working picture editors and photojournalists in the news industry (these are not wedding photographers or other WPJA members judging their work). Winning these competitions is a true accomplishment for a wedding photographer.

2016 Q4 Photography Competition Judges


  • Itʼs as though the sun rose and fell purely for this pristine moment as the bride releases her bouquet to the heavens and its realm in this traditional rite of passage…almost as predictable as the sun itself, albeit with less dependable results.

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