WPPI Rangefinder’s 30 Rising Stars of 2016

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Wait… WTF just happened? This doesn’t quite feel real. But somehow here we are, amongst the best in the world. Wow. Weird.

 

Just getting nominated was a huge honour, that was enough for us. To have our work looked at alongside the most talented photographers in the world was super exciting. We were sure we wouldn’t get selected.

 

We were travelling for weddings when we got the news that we had been nominated. We weren’t going home before we needed to make our submission, so we did it all on the road between weddings. We didn’t have access to our full collection of images either. We were editing jpgs (gross).

 

And then it happened. And we don’t really know what to say.

 

Huge thanks to all our amazing couples. We couldn’t have done it without you trusting us, letting us be ourselves (with all the weirdness that entails), and being open to going a little outside the box with your wedding photos. You guys are so damn awesome.

 

So here are some of the images that got us a spot among Rangefinder’s 30 Rising Stars of wedding photography.

 

 

Amy and Rich

 

Wellington city weddings are dope.

 

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Melissa Mills - Guys, holy hell, this is amazing!! Your work is just awesome. I’m picking my jaw up from the floor.

So good.

Hope to meet you guys one time soon.

Melissa xxx

Joel Davies - Such great style you two. Absolutely love it.

In Good Company Wedding

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In Good Company is one of the coolest little spots in Wellington. During the day it is a cool coworking space for freelances and entrepreneurs. Amy used this space to get ready on the morning of her wedding. Wooden floors and white walls as so good for photography.