17th place in Wildcard Portrait

Lisbon, Portugal wedding portrait of a bride and a groom standing in front of a brick wall with the words "Until Debt Tear Us Apart" painted in black on it in.

Wedding photographer Pedro Vilela, was awarded 17th place for photo 2155121 in the Wildcard Portrait category for the WPJA's 2017 Tri3 Photography Competition.

The WPJA contest judges presented Pedro Vilela, a Portugal 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.

Judges

    The best and top wedding photographs from this category

    Wedding Photographer
    Wedding Photographer Oleg Rostovtsev of Niedersachsen, Germany
    Wedding Photographer Gerhard Nel of Zuid Holland, Netherlands
    Wedding Photographer Kristina Cazares-Neri of California, United States
    Wedding Photographer Jesse La Plante of Colorado, United States
    Wedding Photographer Fei Wang of Jiangxi, China
    Wedding Photographer Toni Miranda of Alicante, Spain
    Wedding Photographer Gerhard Nel of Zuid Holland, Netherlands
    Wedding Photographer Erin Chrisman of South Carolina, United States
    Wedding Photographer Todd Laffler of New Jersey, United States
    Wedding Photographer Felix Chan of Guangdong, China
    Wedding Photographer Gerhard Nel of Zuid Holland, Netherlands
    Wedding Photographer Jesse La Plante of Colorado, United States
    Wedding Photographer Minifeel Lu of , Taiwan
    Wedding Photographer Alicia Gonzalez-Haro of Madrid, Spain
    Groom and groomsmen hummer
    Wedding Photographer Lukas Guillaume of , France
    Wedding Photographer Julien Scussel of , France
    Wedding Photographer Melissa Mercado of Quintana Roo, Mexico