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14th place in Getting Ready

Dubai wedding photographer created this black and white image of a bride getting her makeup done before her wedding
United Arab Emirates

Bindi Richardson

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Wedding photographer Bindi Richardson, was awarded 14th place for photo 2004176 in the Getting Ready category for the WPJA's 2017 Tri1 Photography Competition.

The WPJA contest judges presented Bindi Richardson, a United Arab Emirates 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.

2017 Tri1 Photography Competition Judges

Judges

  • Great use of shadow and light to show this organized chaos in the final touch-up of this bride. The selective focus also directs your attention to the bride.

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