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7th place in Getting Ready

Last minute alterations to the bride's wedding veil and she bends to accommodate the seamstress in the doorway of her suite

Wedding photographer Alessandro Avenali, was awarded 7th place for photo 1430686 in the Getting Ready category for the WPJA's 2014 Q2 Photography Contest.

The WPJA contest judges presented Alessandro Avenali, a Roma, Italy 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.

2014 Q2 Photography Contest Judges

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