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Rio de Janeiro Wedding Photography Award - 2164101

Brazil bride and groom look up as child holds a figure during the ceremony
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Gustavo Medeiros

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Photograph 2164101 was awarded to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil wedding photographer Gustavo Medeiros for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Rio de Janeiro, Brazil wedding photographer Gustavo Medeiros with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Rio de Janeiro.

The very top documentary-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their top images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be recognized in this field. Their images are scrutinized by some of the most notable and respected working photojournalists and picture editors in the news industry (not the wedding industry). Winning in these competitions is a true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

Rio de Janeiro

2018 v01 Photography Competition Judges