4th place in Reception

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Wedding photographer Arek Kadzielawski, was awarded 4th place for photo 872876 in the Reception category for the WPJA's 2012 Q1 Contest.

The WPJA contest judges presented Arek Kadzielawski, a United States wedding photographer, with this Master Piece Award as recognition for top wedding photojournalism in the industry.

The leading documentary wedding photographers in the world enter their best photos to the Wedding Photojournalist Association's photography competitions. They want their wedding reportage photographs to be evaluated and selected by some of the most notable and respected working picture editors and photojournalists in the news industry (these are not wedding photographers or other WPJA members judging their work). Winning these competitions is a true accomplishment for a wedding photographer.


  • Despite undoubtedly photographing this traditional event at many weddings before, the photographer succeeds in capturing a humorous telling image. The delight in the faces of the onlookers and the reaction of the person in the chair are preserved perfectly.

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