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City of Ebersbach Registry Office, Germany Elopement Photo Story Award

City of Ebersbach Registry Office civil wedding image of The couple focusing intently on the ceremony

City of Ebersbach Registry Office Elopement Photography | The couple focuses intently on the ceremony

The couple focuses intently on the ceremony, while the bride’s daughter stays occupied with her favorite phone app.

As the pandemic began, this couple knew that their wedding could no longer go on as originally planned. Rather than cancel or postpone the event, they hosted an intimate ceremony at the City of Ebersbach Registry Office in Germany. Only the immediate family attended the event, which made it a private and personal affair.

Standesamt Ebersbach wedding ceremony preps photo of The bride and her daughter dressed for the occasion

Standesamt Ebersbach photos of elopement ceremony preps | The bride and her daughter are dressed for the occasion

The bride and her daughter dressed for the occasion, focusing on the beauty of the day.

Standesamt Ebersbach wedding ceremony picture from the City of Ebersbach of The bride looking toward her husband with a smile

Standesamt Ebersbach elopement ceremony image from the City of Ebersbach | The bride looks toward her husband with a loving smile

The bride looks toward her husband with a loving smile before the ceremony began, as her daughter asks for help with the iPhone.

Standesamt Ebersbach small wedding civil ceremony image showing Family members reminding the bride’s young daughter to stay quiet

Standesamt Ebersbach small elopement ceremony pictures | Family members remind the bride’s young daughter to stay quiet

Family members remind the bride’s young daughter to stay quiet as the ceremony begins.

City of Ebersbach, Germany Registry Office wedding day photo of the bride's Kids Smiling with excitement

City of Ebersbach, Germany Registry Office Elopement Image | Kids Smiling with excitement and satisfaction

Smiling with excitement and satisfaction, the bride’s older daughters review the snapshots they have taken from the ceremony.

Hotel Restaurant Wedding Venue photography from Schwanen Köngen of The groom posing for a portrait in the city streets

Hotel Restaurant Elopement Venue Images - Schwanen Köngen | The groom poses for a portrait in the city’s streets

The groom poses for a portrait in the city’s streets while the bride playfully uses her bouquet to photobomb the image.

Schwanen Köngen Hotel Restaurant Venue wedding portrait of the couple Sneaking away after the ceremony

Schwanen Köngen Hotel Restaurant Elopement Venue Photo | Sneaking away after the ceremony, the bride and groom enjoy a portrait session

Sneaking away after the ceremony, the bride and groom enjoy an intimate moment together at the reception location, Hotel-Restaurant Schwanen.

Schwanen Kongen Restaurant Event Venue wedding image of The bride with a delicious bite-sized dessert

Schwanen Köngen Restaurant Elopement Venue Pictures | The bride grabs a delicious bite-sized dessert

The bride grabs a delicious bite-sized dessert at the quaint reception.

Germany Restaurant Venue wedding detail picture illustrating that The bride and groom chose a simple yet elegant wedding cake

Germany Restaurant Elopement Venue Detail Image | The bride and groom choose a simple yet elegant wedding cake

The bride and groom choose a simple yet elegant wedding cake that showcased their personal style.