One of the greatest trends to come about in these modern times is artistic wedding photography. Rather than flip through countless photos of stiff people with fake smiles, couples are choosing to change it up. Whether they're utilizing personalized props or are posing in front of meaningful backgrounds, couples are giving us a rare glimpse into their lives. These photos become snapshots of their story. While some play out like the last chapter of a romance novel – tender and sweet with not the slightest bit of cheesiness, still others just give us hope that, in the end, true love will prevail.
Here, then, are fifteen different stories taken by fifteen different photographers. They represent some of the best wedding photography around.