Photograph 2192506 was awarded to Lecco, Italy wedding photographer Luigi Rota for being the best in documentary wedding photography.
"Sheer joy mixed with a bit of surprise as the bride and groom are pelted with rice. The timing was perfect, with great expressions by the couple. Loved seeing the detail of the rice, and all of this was nicely framed by the doorway. "
The WPJA is pleased to present Lecco, Italy wedding photographer Luigi Rota with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism.
The best wedding reportage photographers from around the globe submit their top photos to the Wedding Photojournalist Association's photography contests because they appreciate having the opportunity to be recognized. Their photographs are scrutinized by some of the most notable and respected working photojournalists and picture editors in the news industry (not the wedding industry). Winning these competitions is a true accomplishment for a documentary wedding photographer.