Wedding Photography Award - 2172881

Moscow bride jumps into the water while in her dress

Photograph 2172881 was awarded to Russia wedding photographer Maria Shalaeva for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Russia wedding photographer Maria Shalaeva with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Moscow .

The very best photojournalistic wedding photographers from around the world submit their best images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography contests because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded 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 contests is a true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.


2018 v01 Photography Competition Judges