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 - 2397491

Wedding photograph of bride and groom leaving in snow shower | Wedding day moments captured in Oise

Photograph 2397491 was awarded to France wedding photographer Cedric Derbaise for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present France wedding photographer Cedric Derbaise with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Val d'Oise France .

The very best reportage-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their best pictures to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography contests because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded in this field. Their pictures 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 true accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

Val d'Oise France

2018 v20 Photography Competition Judges