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Wedding Photos of Brides

The following “Brides” wedding images were created by photographers from the WPJA. These contest award-winning pictures match the search result photos tagged as “Brides”. Wedding Photojournalist Association professionals regularly submit their best photography for review by WPJA competition judges. The photography samples below come from the getting ready events, the actual wedding ceremony, the reception after-party as well as artistic portraits and detail shots.

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Castello di Torre Alfina, Italy artful style wedding detail picture of the brides things
Castello di Torre Alfina, Italy artful style wedding detail picture of the brides things
Rudding Park Hotel, Harrogate, UK artful style wedding detail picture of bride's dresses got dirty over the day
Rudding Park Hotel, Harrogate, UK artful style wedding detail picture of bride's dresses got dirty over the day
A wedding photographer in Chicago created this image of the  Officiant and Brides best friend seeing her for the first time
A wedding photographer in Chicago created this image of the Officiant and Brides best friend seeing her for the first time
Best wedding photography from PA showing a pic taken Immediately after the ceremony concluded as brides grandma pulled the groom over to give him some marriage advice and tips 
Best wedding photography from PA showing a pic taken Immediately after the ceremony concluded as brides grandma pulled the groom over to give him some marriage advice and tips
Occitanie artistic wedding photography from the brides Getting ready location, France showing Make-up time
Occitanie artistic wedding photography from the brides Getting ready location, France showing Make-up time
The North House, Avon CT wedding image of brides lifting their dresses and triumphantly smash their respective glasses during the breaking of the glass at their jewish wedding ceremony
The North House, Avon CT wedding image of brides lifting their dresses and triumphantly smash their respective glasses during the breaking of the glass at their jewish wedding ceremony
Wedding photography from The Peninsula Bangkok of the brides Getting ready time
Wedding photography from The Peninsula Bangkok of the brides Getting ready time
California wedding photographer captured this image at the Intercontinental Hotel, San Diego, CA of The brides nephew performing his duties as ring bearer
California wedding photographer captured this image at the Intercontinental Hotel, San Diego, CA of The brides nephew performing his duties as ring bearer
Paris wedding photo from the brides Île-de-France Home of the Bride and her bridesmaid during getting ready
Paris wedding photo from the brides Île-de-France Home of the Bride and her bridesmaid during getting ready
River North, Denver, Colorado USA creative silhouette of these two brides incorporates the colorful graffiti of their home city
creative silhouette of these two brides incorporates the colorful graffiti of their home city
Corbeanca Church wedding photo - The godmother puts on the ring on the brides finger while the bride mother watches from the back during the ortodox ceremony
The godmother puts on the ring on the brides finger while the bride mother watches from the back during the ortodox ceremony
Ceremony Photograph Santo André Igreja Matriz do Carmo  - The bride entering the church (in Brazil some brides choose these walkways of mirrors). detail of the contact with the father on the upper plane, and the smile on the bottom when seeing the groom
The bride entering the church (in Brazil some brides choose these walkways of mirrors). detail of the contact with the father on the upper plane, and the smile on the bottom when seeing the groom
ahmedabad bride preparations, the greeting of the groom captured in this India wedding photograph
bride preparations and the greeting of the groom captured in this India wedding photograph
Edgewater Hotel wedding day photograph showing the Groom as he wipes the brides tears while she reads her wedding vows
wedding day photography showing the Groom as he wipes the brides tears while she reads her wedding vows
Wedding photography in Montalcino - getting ready picture of the father gesturing at the brides hair and makeup
Wedding photography in Montalcino - getting ready picture of the father gesturing at the brides hair and makeup
Americana groom putting the wedding ring on the brides finger during the wedding ceremony
the groom putting the wedding ring on the brides finger
A San Francisco couple during their Golden Gate pre-wedding portrait session by a CA photographer
A San Francisco couple during their Golden Gate pre-wedding portrait session by a CA photographer