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Wedding Photos of Playful

The following “Playful” wedding images were created by photographers from the WPJA. These contest award-winning pictures match the search result photos tagged as “Playful”. 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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Georgetown bride and groom to be, posing for a DC pre-wedding engagement photo shoot as the couple runs playfully down a steep brick sidewalk
Georgetown bride and groom to be, posing for a DC pre-wedding engagement photo shoot as the couple runs playfully down a steep brick sidewalk
Costa Rica bride and groom to be, modeling for a pre-wedding picture at the Atlantic Railroad station in San Jose while having fun on the stairs
Costa Rica bride and groom to be, modeling for a pre-wedding picture at the Atlantic Railroad station in San Jose while having fun on the stairs
Bucharest bride and groom to be, posturing for an engagement image against a window showing their laughing reflections
Bucharest bride and groom to be, posturing for an engagement image against a window showing their laughing reflections
Cappadocia, Turkey micro outdoor mountain photo session before the wedding day with a playful lift as the balloons are also lifting off
Cappadocia, Turkey micro outdoor mountain photo session before the wedding day with a playful lift as the balloons are also lifting off
Durham, Connecticut wedding image of A bride and groom getting playful and pretending to do karaoke on their dance floor
Durham, Connecticut wedding image of A bride and groom getting playful and pretending to do karaoke on their dance floor
England playful street engagement photography in London of groom jumping over bride
England playful street engagement photography in London of groom jumping over bride
Cescaphe Tendenza Pre Wedding Photographer:	Loved the shadows and the way they played.
Cescaphe Tendenza Pre Wedding Photo with shadows on the wall
Engagement Photos from Saigon, Vietnam - Couple was playing.
Engagement Photos from Saigon, Vietnam when the Couple was playing
West Seattle, Washington engagement photograph with a couple swinging on a temporary tire swing over Puget Sound
West Seattle, Washington engagement photograph with a couple swinging on a temporary tire swing over Puget Sound
Photo of the groom going to hug his bride in the Sephardic Temple by a New York City wedding photographer.
Image of the groom going to hug his bride in the Temple
Traditional groom's military hat falling down with help from swords - Santa Maria in Vallicella, Rome, Italy
Traditional groom's military hat falling down with help from swords
Drive By High 5 wedding photography in Kennebunkport, Maine
a Drive By High 5 for guests riding in the trolley
Bride and her father having fun before entering the wedding ceremony in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
the Bride and her father having fun before entering the ceremony
Laughter. Playful. Fun. Paris engagement photography at the water
Playful, and Fun Paris engagement photography at the water