2018 International Wedding Trend Report – Call for Submissions

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Announcing- the 2018 International Wedding Trend Report Call for Submissions!

We are thrilled to share that the search for the top 2018 wedding trends has begun!
Our annual International Wedding Trend Report will be released at the start of engagement season and we’re eager to share your inspiration shoots with readers globally. Each year, our team hand-selects stylised shoots to complement the Report, which includes insight from top wedding professionals throughout the world.
We’re thrilled to have leading wedding editor Sara Burnett of Burnett’s Boards on hand to serve as this year’s judge. The winner will win a coveted spot on Sara’s editorial calendar with a feature dedicated to their shoot.
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So what are we looking for? In short, we’re eager for your take on what’s going to be BIG in 2018. Think fresh and inspiring details that get you excited for next year.
The top shoots will be incorporated into our Report, as well as distributed internationally to the media.

Interested in making an impact on the 2018 wedding trends? Please email the following to [email protected] no later than September 1st, 2017:

  • A link to a selection of 50-75 downloadable images from your favourite shoot
  • A comprehensive list of wedding professionals involved in the shoot- to include their name, URL, Facebook and Instagram handles
  • A brief narrative on the shoot
  • If you are not the photographer, then we’ll need a brief email from the photographer stating you have their permission to submit the images

Please note that styled shoots can be previously published work.
Questions? Please contact us at [email protected].
Best of luck and we cannot wait to receive your entry!
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