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Wedding Photos of Hugging

The following “Hugging” wedding images were created by photographers from the WPJA. These contest award-winning pictures match the search result photos tagged as “Hugging”. 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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Crozon bride and groom to be, posturing for a France engagement image embracing one another
Crozon bride and groom to be, posturing for a France engagement image embracing one another
Santa Cruz bride and groom to be, posing for a pre-wedding engagement photo shoot of the couple hugging and kissing under the wooden railroad bridge
Santa Cruz bride and groom to be, posing for a pre-wedding engagement photo shoot of the couple hugging and kissing under the wooden railroad bridge
Chicago bride and groom to be, posturing for an engagement image at the Garfield Park Conservatory
Chicago bride and groom to be, posturing for an engagement image at the Garfield Park Conservatory
Anakeesta, Gatlinburg couple e-session in TN hugging against a railing as we see the great smoky mountains in the background in a beautiful sunny day
Anakeesta, Gatlinburg couple e-session in TN hugging against a railing as we see the great smoky mountains in the background in a beautiful sunny day
An Italian wedding photographer at Palazzo Chigi in Ariccia created this image showing The bride couldn't stop crying while hugging her cousin 
An Italian wedding photographer at Palazzo Chigi in Ariccia created this image showing The bride couldn't stop crying while hugging her cousin
Bragança, Portugal couple e-session hugging at the foot of the castle
Bragança, Portugal couple e-session hugging at the foot of the castle
CO engaged picture session at the Golden Gate Canyon State Park with the Couple hugging each other in the trees
CO engaged picture session at the Golden Gate Canyon State Park with the Couple hugging each other in the trees
Glencoe Highlands engaged couple picture session with some hugging to escape the freeze of Scotland
Glencoe Highlands engaged couple picture session with some hugging to escape the freeze of Scotland
Piazza Duomo, Florence mini urban pic shoot before the wedding day while the couple is hugging in the sunlight by the buildings
Piazza Duomo, Florence mini urban pic shoot before the wedding day while the couple is hugging in the sunlight by the buildings
Wedding photography from the Reception Venue "Le Volte di Vico Bello" of The bride and groom hugging each other in a romantic embrace as they exchange loving words.
Wedding photography from the Reception Venue "Le Volte di Vico Bello" of The bride and groom hugging each other in a romantic embrace as they exchange loving words.
Maceió outside forest picture session before the wedding day with the future bride hugging her future groom from behind
Maceió outside forest picture session before the wedding day with the future bride hugging her future groom from behind
Boston Massachusetts wedding photo from a private condo of the Bride and groom hugging after being married
Boston Massachusetts wedding photo from a private condo of the Bride and groom hugging after being married
The Valentine, DTLA wedding photography of the bride hugging dad
The Valentine, DTLA wedding photography of the bride hugging dad
Les Sables d'Olonne, Vendee, France Loving couple hugging over the ocean during pre-wed portrait photo shoot
Les Sables d'Olonne, Vendee, France Loving couple hugging over the ocean during pre-wed portrait photo shoot
Goias wedding image of the bride and groom in an emotional image of tears and hugging at this home-based wedding
Goias wedding image of the bride and groom in an emotional image of tears and hugging at this home-based wedding
Wedding photo from Rio Grande do Sul of the bride and groom hugging under a clear tent ceremony
Wedding photo from Rio Grande do Sul of the bride and groom hugging under a clear tent ceremony
France wedding ceremony image of the bride hugging at the end of ceremony
France wedding ceremony image of the bride hugging at the end of ceremony
Wedding photo from Yarmouth, MA (bride's parents house) - The groom was hugging the maid of honor.
Wedding photo from Yarmouth, MA (bride's parents house) - The groom was hugging the maid of honor.
Lodz wedding photographer captures the newlyweds hugging in the palm house at Yuca Wedding Hal
Lodz wedding photographer captures the newlyweds hugging in the palm house at Yuca Wedding Hall
Montpellier France	Couple hugging at the water by the boats during a creative pre-wed portrait session
Montpellier France Couple hugging at the water by the boats during a creative pre-wed portrait session
Bulgarian groom and the bride`s father are hugging each other after the ceremony at the Terra Residence, Sofia
Bulgarian groom and the bride`s father are hugging each other after the ceremony at the Terra Residence, Sofia
FR pre wedding portrait session with engaged lovers from Montpellier France - a lovely Couple on the beach
FR pre wedding portrait session with engaged lovers from Montpellier France - a lovely Couple on the beach
Turkey pre wedding portrait session with engaged lovers hugging by some tall rocks in cappadocia, turkey
Turkey pre wedding portrait session with engaged lovers hugging by some tall rocks in cappadocia, turkey
Quebec pre wedding and engagement photography in Parc Jean-Drapeau, Montreal of a couple hugging and making silly kissy faces against a wall of green vines
Quebec pre wedding and engagement photography in Parc Jean-Drapeau, Montreal of a couple hugging and making silly kissy faces against a wall of green vines
Montana wedding photographer shooting images in Darby of a grandma hugging grandson with masks on
Montana wedding photographer shooting images in Darby of a grandma hugging grandson with masks on
Granada pre-wedding photo session with an engaged couple hugging and showing off her ring in Almuñecar, Granada
Granada pre-wedding photo session with an engaged couple hugging and showing off her ring in Almuñecar, Granada
Puglia indoor church wedding photography showing the bride hugging with parents
Puglia indoor church wedding photography showing the bride hugging with parents
Brazil wedding photography from Sítio da Figueira, Porto Alegre of the Grooms hugging groomsmen
Brazil wedding photography from Sítio da Figueira, Porto Alegre of the Grooms hugging groomsmen
Italy black and white wedding photo from Da Vittorio restaurant, Brusaporto of The Groom hugging his father
Italy black and white wedding photo from Da Vittorio restaurant, Brusaporto of The Groom hugging his father
During the Gramado Mother Church wedding ceremony the Bride and groom are hugging bridesmaids and kids get jealous
During the Gramado Mother Church wedding ceremony the Bride and groom are hugging bridesmaids and kids get jealous

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