Wedding Photo Wall


A wedding is a bright event not only for the newlyweds, but also for everyone else. When going to an event, guests will certainly expect to get positive emotions and interesting impressions of the wedding celebration. In addition, it will be pleasant for close relatives and friends of the newly-married spouses to see themselves in beautiful, high-quality wedding photos, whether these are reportage photographs or stage shots. So that everyone who attended the event can take a picture and fill up the family album, the bride and groom can set the original photo wall.

Photo wall options for a wedding photo shoot

A photowall is not only an excellent background for wedding pictures, but also a full-fledged part of the interior design, so the heroes of the occasion need to make sure that this element fits perfectly into the theme of the wedding. Do not make the photo wall too colorful or bright, it is better to choose neutral colors that will favorably shade the outfits of guests. And if the style of the event dictates the use of colorful decorative details, they will be well placed around the edges. Ideal for photo walls cream, black and white, white, sand, pale pink background.

It is worth noting that «photowall» - This is only a conditional name for the wedding venue where guests will take photos. Sometimes this detail is a large picture frame. Sometimes, especially at country themed weddings, it is a fabric cloth with drawings, or wooden curtains, garlands with various elements (butterflies, petals, buds of dried flowers). Culprits of the celebration can fully express their imagination by decorating the photo wall. Watch the video, with examples of the correct design of the photo zone at the wedding:

Press ox at the entrance to the hall

A wedding press wall is the perfect solution for a chic event. If the newlyweds want to make the guests feel like Hollywood stars, it is worth laying the carpet leading to the hall, and setting up a photo wall in front of the entrance, where everyone can spend several minutes shooting. All this time, a professional photographer should stand there, who will take a few shots, and then select and process the best for everyone who came. The press ox from the doorway will provide everyone with a good mood, will make you feel welcome at the wedding event.

This wedding element, acting as a photo wall, can be decorated with the initials of the newlyweds, the date of the wedding, some phrases that reflect the nature of their relationship, photographs of the heroes of the occasion or painted silhouettes of the bride and groom. Press wall can be decorated with flowers, artificial birds or other details suitable for the theme of the wedding. An interesting idea is to find funny photos of the guests, make them black and white, make a collage on the computer, and then print the canvas for this element. Such a photo wall will definitely not leave anyone indifferent.

Press wall for photo wall

Corner for a costume photo shoot

If the newlyweds want to get really unusual shots, they can arrange a photo wall for the wedding in the form of a thematic corner, where guests can try on different costumes or accessories. There are a lot of ideas on how to implement such a space: the corner of the corner can be a French street, and on the floor there will be a table with chairs typical for Parisian cafes, a handmade lamp, a flower bed with flowers. Hats for men, berets and scarves for women, umbrellas, small attributes - cigars, mouthpieces, cups, sweets will act as props.

Places for a costume photo shoot at a wedding

Large picture frame

A large picture frame installed as a photo wall for a wedding is an original and unusual solution. Guests can gracefully stand in the very center «paintings» or fun to wave the photographer outside the frame - it all depends on their imagination. Pictures against the backdrop of such a decorative element are fun and interesting, it will be nice to review them. Also, the newlyweds can hire a photographer who will have all the devices for instant printing, then everyone present will be able to get shots immediately after they are shot or at the end of the evening - this will be a pleasant surprise.

Photo wall from a large picture frame

Wall of fresh flowers

A wedding is a solemn event that many couples will want to arrange accordingly. For example, the bride and groom can set up a wedding photo wall fully decorated with fresh flowers. The cost of such pleasure is rather big, but the guests, along with the newly-made spouses, will receive delightful shots that they would definitely want to put in a special photo album. To decorate the wedding photo wall, the culprits can use cute wildflowers, gorgeous roses, airy peonies, exotic lilies, green leaves, creepers.

Photo wall with fresh flowers

Props Ideas for Photo Wall

Each season, new trends in wedding fashion appear regarding the props that are used for the photo shoot. In 2016, volumetric letters and speech clouds were replaced by various types of garlands, floral decorations, wooden plaques. Newlyweds can put a box next to the photo wall, from where guests will take accessories or other attributes of a photo shoot: hats, colorful scarves, funny glasses, umbrellas, cups, toys, jewelry. Near the place for shooting you can arrange a guitar and other instruments, a picture frame, books, fruits with vegetables.

Examples of props to the photo wall

How to make a DIY wedding photo wall

In order for memorable pictures from the wedding to turn out beautiful, and the photo wall makes you want to make more frames against its background, you need to beautifully design it. The master class below will help newlyweds make a decorative element for a forest wedding or an event outside the city. An interesting design of the photo wall will make guests feel like heroes of ancient fairy tales.

What you need to create a wedding photo wall:

  • Self-hardening polymer clay of a light shade (or any other, depending on the style of the wedding).
  • Needle.
  • Scissors.
  • Strong kapron threads.

Materials for the manufacture of photowalls

How to make a magic photo wall for a wedding:

  1. Take polymer clay, roll up small balls, which in diameter will not exceed the diameter of a two-ruble coin. If the balls are larger, there is a risk that the threads will not sustain the composition, and besides, they will take too much material.
  2. Gently press the ball with your thumb, holding it in your hands, so that it starts to resemble a rounded petal.
  3. Do the same quickly with all the other balls. Please note that self-hardening polymer clay can dry quickly, so do not delay the manufacturing process. «the petals».
  4. Without letting the clay dry completely, string the resulting workpieces onto nylon threads of different lengths.
  5. To «the petals» quickly dried up, tie the resulting garland to a wooden stick - it will be the frame base of the photo wall. A beautiful place for a wedding photo shoot is ready!

Ready wedding photo zone