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How to photograph a kaleidoscope of wedding culture Pp200503_multicult_250
By Jeff Kent
      

Internationalization is the initiative of the new millennium. Beyond the meeting halls of the European Union and the world financial markets of Hong Kong , multiculturalism is apparent in every aspect of society. In America , the great melting pot, cultural and ethnic diversity are apparent everywhere, from the Haight to the Heartland to Harlem .

      

The trend hasn’t skipped over wedding photography. While the concept of traditional wedding photography comes in shades of black and white, in reality, it embraces a kaleidoscope of traditions.

      

In honor of our diversity, we take a look at some examples of non-Western wedding traditions.