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. 

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Wedding Photography Award - 2493816

The groomsmen carry the bride and hold umbrellas over her to keep her dry in the rain in this documentary-style image composed by a Huizhou, China wedding photographer.

Photograph 2493816 was awarded to China wedding photographer Max Ming for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present China wedding photographer Max Ming with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Huizhou, China.

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

Huizhou, China

2019 v06 Photography Competition Judges