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Artistic Guild POY and TOP 100 International Photographers for 2019

ARTISTIC GUILD INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHERS OF THE YEAR FOR 2019

The WPJA proudly recognizes the Artistic Guild Photographer of the Year (AG POY), that member holding the most contest points at the end of each year.

  Photographer Location Points
AG POY 2019 Jesse La Plante Colorado, United States 1416
1st Runner Up Matteo Originale Liguria, Italy 1158
2nd Runner Up Qi Xiang Fujian, China     999

AG WPJA TOP 100 INTERNATIONAL WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS OF 2018

  Photographer Location Points
1. Jesse La Plante Colorado, United States 1416
2. Matteo Originale Liguria, Italy 1158
3. Qi Xiang Fujian, China 999
4. Elena Haralabaki Attica, Greece 924
5. Julien Laurent-Georges Paris, France 922
6. Cafa Liu Ontario, Canada 861
7. Tim D. Yun New York, United States 822
8. Pasquale Minniti Reggio Calabria, Italy 768
9. Gerhard Nel Zuid Holland, Netherlands 734
10. Marco Vegni Siena, Italy 725
11. Renan Radici Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil 711
12. Andreas Pollok Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany 688
13. Huy Nguyen Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam 636
  Ashley Davenport Derbyshire, United Kingdom 636
15. Vincent Mu Beijing, China 579
  Donatella Barbera Florence, Italy 579
  Luigi Rota Lecco, Italy 579
18. Vinci Wang Fujian, China 567
19. Milan Lazic Illinois, United States 546
20. Simona Cancelli Sicily, Italy 545
21. Vu Nguyen Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam 499
  Nikhol Esteras Oaxaca, Mexico 499
23. Micky Zhou Hunan, China 478
  Edoardo Agresti Florence, Italy 478
25. Claudia Amorim Goiás, Brazil 446
26. David Pommier Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes , France 435
27. Miguel Onieva Madrid, Spain 412
  Joy Qin Fujian, China 412
29. Damiano Salvadori Florence, Italy 402
  XiangJie Hao Shaanxi, China 402
31. Monika Zaldo Gipuzkoa, Spain 401
  Dejan Zagar Slovenia 401
  Raymond Nguyen California, United States 401
34. Emre Nesli Istanbul, Turkey 400
35. Richard Howman Bristol, England 379
36. Kathleen Ricker Maryland, United States 378
37. Dorota Karpowicz Alberta, Canada 367
  Jiake Yang Victoria, Australia 367
39. Eduardo Blanco Murcia, Spain 356
  Emin Kuliyev New York, United States 356
41. Ian Chin California, United States 355
42. Vinicius Fadul São Paulo, Brazil 354
43. Zsofia Rebicek Terni, Italy 345
44. Bartosz Ciesielski North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany 334
  David Zaoui Florida, United States 334
46. Haoce Sun Zhejiang, China 311
47. Mike Cook Stirlingshire, United Kingdom 302
48. Eric Corbacho São Paulo, Brazil 300
  Brittany Diliberto Virginia, United States 300
50. Marlies Dekker Zuid Holland, Netherlands 290
  Victoria Sprung Illinois, United States 289
  Caroline Elenbaas Noord Brabant, Netherlands 289
53. Steven Herrschaft Hesse, Germany 279
  Francesco Gravina Apulia, Italy 279
55. Angela Nelson Hawaii, United States 278
56. Orçun Yalçın Ankara, Turkey 277
57. Alessandro Colle Massa and Carrara, Italy 269
58. Lin Yang Fujian, China 268
59. Xiaoye Sun Beijing, China 267
  Darren Hendry California, United States 267
61. Federico Pannacci Sicily, Italy 266
62. Lukas Guillaume Florida, United States 257
63. William Lambelet Occitanie, France 256
  Matouš Bárta Czech Republic 256
  Roque Reyes Oaxaca, Mexico 256
  Xiang Liu Fujian, China 256
67. Rocio Vega Roa Castile and León, Spain 255
68. Sergio Cueto Madrid, Spain 245
  Fille Roelants Flanders, Belgium 245
70. Florent Cattelain Occitanie, France 244
71. Asaph Xu Fujian, China 235
  Miguel Ponte Madeira, Portugal 235
  Giorgos Galanopoulos Santorini, Greece 235
74. Janina Brocklesby Lancashire, United Kingdom 234
  Brenda Bergreen Colorado, United States 234
76. Sylvain Bouzat Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France 223
77. Anastasia Arrigo Aargau, Switzerland 222
  Serena Faraldo Campania, Italy 222
79. Ognyan Stoynev Sofia, Bulgaria 221
80. David Anton Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany 212
  Ufuk Sarisen Istanbul, Turkey 212
82. Trent Gillespie Colorado, United States 211
  Orlando Suarez Georgia, United States 211
84. Johnny Shryock Virginia, United States 201
85. Gustavo Lucena Federal District, Brazil 200
  Shihao Yang Zhejiang, China 200
87. Tam Nguyen Quang Nam, Vietnam 190
  Sanne De Block Flanders, Belgium 190
  Stacy Gillespie Colorado, United States 190
  Linda Bouritius Utrecht, Netherlands 190
91. Julie Ambos Florida, United States 189
92. David Clumpner Montana, United States 188
93. Ivelina Cholakova Sofia, Bulgaria 179
  Miguel Gonzalez Pennsylvania, United States 179
95. Thai Le Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam 178
  Andrea Sampoli Siena, Italy 178
97. Emil Boczek Wolverhampton, United Kingdom 177
  Michelle Arlotta New Jersey, United States 177
99. Laura Ranftler North Yorkshire, United Kingdom 167
  Jean-Luc Legros Haute-Garonne, France 167
  Franck Petit Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Francce 167
  Tobias Löhr Hesse, Germany 167
  Hiske Boon Noord Brabant, Netherlands 167

Artistic Guild POY and TOP 100 International Wedding Photographers for 2018