THE HISTORY OF WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY
Weddings today can be elaborate productions documented by a crew of professionals (and guests) who capture hundreds, if not thousands, of candid digital images and videos of the nuptials and reception.
Browsing through the Denver Public Library's Digital Collections, however, we are reminded of a time when "wedding photography" meant a posed portrait or two of the wedding party taken in a photographer's studio. It was not until the 20th century that wedding photography began to change. Learn more.