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6th place in Bouquet/Garter (Action)

Photo of women hoping to catch the bride's bouquet as it flies through the air by a Minneapolis, MN wedding photographer.
Minnesota, United States

Devyn Drufke

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Wedding photographer Devyn Drufke, was awarded 6th place for photo 1958496 in the Bouquet/Garter (Action) category for the WPJA's 2016 Q4 Photography Competition.

The WPJA contest judges presented Devyn Drufke, a Minnesota, 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.

2016 Q4 Photography Competition Judges


  • Great expressions, and just one of those gifts of spontaneity! This picture had a nice humorous moment. The lighting was nice and the composition told the story. Well done.

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