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Maryland Wedding Photography Award - 2544961

Baltimore, MD wedding photography of a father taking a nap while the girls get ready for the wedding.
Maryland, United States

Kathleen Ricker

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Photograph 2544961 was awarded to Maryland, United States wedding photographer Kathleen Ricker for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Maryland, United States wedding photographer Kathleen Ricker with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Baltimore, MD.

The very best documentary-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their best photos to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded in this field. Their photos 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 pro wedding photographer.

Baltimore, MD

2019 v11 Photography Competition Judges