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WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIOS OPEN DURING COVID-19 - 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. 

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Namib Desert, Namibia Elopement Photo Story Award

The small wedding ceremony was held overlooking the desert with guests under the African sky

Namib Desert, Namibia Elopement Story Photography | The wedding ceremony took place overlooking the vast openness of the desert

The wedding ceremony took place overlooking the vast openness of the Namib desert.

The couple decided to elope from Germany to the great openness of the Namib Desert in Namibia.  We took some photos with the magestic sand dunes as background as well as the famous Deadvlei.  The ceremony was held overlooking the desert with guests enjoying the sunset and a reception under the African sky.  

Namib Desert of Africa Wedding photo of a great reunion for the groom with friends

Namibia, Africa Elopement Photography | The groom spent many holidays and weekends in the desert with his friends

The groom spent many holidays and weekends in the desert with his friends. This was a great reunion for them.

Namibia, Africa Outdoor Desert Elopement picture of the bride and her friend at the Wedding ceremony

Namibia, Africa Outdoor Desert Wedding Image | The bride and her friend walk 'down the isle'

The bride and her friend walk 'down the isle' to her wedding ceremony.

Namib Desert - Africa elopement photo of the groom and bride during the wedding ceremony

Desert Quiver Camp - Namib Desert in Namibia Photos | An emotional moment for the bride

An emotional moment for the bride during the wedding ceremony.

Namibia Wedding Portrait using The shadow of a dead tree with the elopement couple's shadow

Desert Quiver Camp - Namib Desert - Namibia Wedding Photos | couple portraits in the famous Deadvlei area

We shot some couple portraits in the famous Deadvlei area. For this image, I used the shadow of a dead tree with the couple's shadow.

Namib Desert Wedding Couple Portrait in the reserve's sand dunes

Namib Desert - Namibia Elopement Portrait | the nature reserve's majestic sand dunes

Using the nature reserve's majestic sand dunes as a backdrop for this couple portrait.

Africa Sunset wedding image of guests drinking at the Elopement reception

Namib Desert Elopement Reception Image | The guests enjoying drinks

The guests enjoying drinks and snacks on the desert dunes as the sun sets.