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Chieti Wedding Photography Award - 2169696

Abruzzo bride waves as she and the groom leave the wedding

Photograph 2169696 was awarded to Chieti, Italy wedding photographer Damiano Fantini for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Chieti, Italy wedding photographer Damiano Fantini with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Chieti.

The very best reportage-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their best pictures to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography contests because they appreciate having the opportunity to be recognized in this field. Their pictures 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 contests is a major accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.


2018 v01 Photography Competition Judges