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 - 2570260

Dinan's church, Brittany, France Photography: The bride during ceremony

Photograph 2570260 was awarded to France wedding photographer Patrick Lombaert for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present France wedding photographer Patrick Lombaert with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Dinan's Church, Brittany.

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

Dinan's Church, Brittany

2019 v19 Photography Competition Judges