The date is set, the perfect dress has been bought, the flowers picked, the menu set, the venue selected, and a million other details worked out. There’s just one critically important part left to ensure you get right: hire a top-notch wedding photographer.
In an industry like wedding photography — where you could probably throw a stone in any direction and hit two or three of them — becoming truly great at this craft is an achievement worth celebrating to the fullest extent.
Each of the 500px photographers highlighted below — from the incomparable Ryan Brenizer to the incredibly talented Manuel Orero who will probably make this list next year… and the year after that — deserves a celebration of their very own. For now, we’ll just show them off in our Top 10 Wedding Photos of 2014.