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 - 2502201

Lijiang Hotel Fujian/Fuzhou Wedding Day Photography - The groom is playing games at present.

Photograph 2502201 was awarded to China wedding photographer Xin Liu for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present China wedding photographer Xin Liu with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Lijiang Hotel.

The very top documentary-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their top 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.

Lijiang Hotel

2019 v07 Photography Competition Judges