A NON-TRADITIONAL APPROACH TO WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY BY WPJA WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS
Ben Chrisman, California
The Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) - Wedding Photographers
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Eric Lagstein, New JerseyCarlo Carletti, Italy
Wedding Photojournalism - Capturing the Real Moment Forever.

WPJA CONTEST DEADLINE IN ABOUT 24 HOURS!

WPJA Q3 08 Photo Contest

This is a reminder that the deadline for the current Q3 '08 photo contest is Friday, October 24th at 11:59 p.m. EST.

The contest credit system is operated manually so there will be a delay between paying for contest credits and having them added to your account. Please read the official contest rules under the Member Login section of the site.


CASH PRIZES AND CONTEST ENTRY CREDITS!

For this contest, we've made some substantial increases to the cash / entry credit prizes:

$8,400.00 USD awarded to members for Q3 Contest. $700.00 for each category!
$6,600.00 USD worth of Free Contest Entry Credits awarded to members for Q3 Contest. 55 for each category!


Log in to the WPJA Member Login section of the site to see all of the prizes being offered for this contest.

 

ANOTHER CONTEST JUDGE ADDED

LINDA EPSTEIN, PHOTOJOURNALIST / PHOTO EDITOR
Linda graduated from Syracuse University in 1989 and worked as a photographer for several newspapers in Virginia, Maryland, New Jersey and Ohio. She worked as both a picture editor and an assignments editor during her three years at the Washington Times. Linda joined Knight Ridder/Tribune, the 2nd largest wire service in the US, as a picture editor in March of 1999 and is now senior photo editor at McClatchy Tribune Photo Service, handling all the photos for the McClatchy Washington Bureau. She served on the Board of Directors for NPPA for 8 years, from 1999 to 2007.

Other judges for this contest - Click here for their complete bios:
KEN GEIGER, PHOTO EDITOR
PETE SOUZA, PHOTOJOURNALIST
DAVID BURNETT, PHOTOJOURNALIST

 

CONTEST SPONSORS

The FIRST PLACE WINNERS in each of the 12 categories in the Q3 '08 contest will receive a software bundle consisting of Photoshop CS4 and Photoshop Lightroom 2 offered by Adobe and an $800 credit with liveBooks!

Adobe sponsors WPJA wedding photography contest Adobe Photoshop CS4 liveBooks sponsors WPJA wedding photography contest



Adobe Lightroom 2

 

 

WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY CREDITS FROM OUR TOP 3 PHOTOGRAPHERS FROM 2007:

Photographer - Top Left
2007 POY: Ben Chrisman
Photographer - Top Middle
1st Runner-Up: Eric Lagstein
Photographer - Top Right
2nd Runner-Up: Carlo Carletti