October 21, 2014
NANCHONG, China -- Nine decades after they became man and wife, Wu Conghan, 101, and Wu Songshi, 103, finally got around to getting their wedding photos taken.
The pair have been happily married for 88 years, sat for photos to recreate their wedding day.
According to Today, they married during a time when cameras and film were scarce.
The couple donned wedding apparel for their official portrait. The groom wore a cream suit with black bow tie, while the bride showed off a full white wedding gown, veil and held a bouquet of red roses.
The photos were taken by a collective of local photographers in Nanchong, China, located in Sichuan province. The photographers volunteered, as part of an initiative to shoot the wedding portraits of older couples who could not have photos taken on their wedding days years ago.
The couple was able instantly see the digital snaps on the photographer's computer. After their photo shoot, the couple's village threw them a wedding party.