Wedding Photography at the National Portrait Gallery
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Wedding Photography at the National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery in downtown D.C. is a very popular location for wedding and engagement pictures. It has a little bit for every couple ranging from the classical portraits to the modern and abstract. 

Because it is also one of our favorite locations to photograph couple we were even more humbled and honored when this image was chosen amongst the winners of round 9 Masters of German Wedding Photography

We started taking their pictures in the glass ceilinged Robert and Arlene Kogod courtyard because the light is beautiful there at any time of the day. From there we passed the more classical exhibits that were in line with what the couple had envisioned for their pics. 

At the end we passed through the modern section of the museum we came across Gene Davis' Hot Beat exhibition. The colorful stripes provided a great backdrop for these two to pose in front of for their images. And those are the ones that they chose to print for their home!  

Location: National Portrait Gallery, 8th St NW & F St NW, Washington, DC 20001.