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 - 2570813

Outdoor Wedding Ceremony Venue: Cerimonial Sítio Santa Clara - Aracruz, Espírito Santo, Brazil - Photo of the Bride's father (High Patent Police Officer) saluting the groom (Brazil's army officer)

Photograph 2570813 was awarded to Brazil wedding photographer Kássio Silva for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Brazil wedding photographer Kássio Silva with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Sítio Santa Clara - Aracruz.

The very top photojournalistic wedding photographers from around the globe submit their top photos to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded in this field. Their photos 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 true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

Wedding Event/Venue Location: 
Sítio Santa Clara - Aracruz

2019 v19 Photography Competition Judges