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Wisconsin Wedding Photography Award - 2545212

The Lagaret, Stoughton, WI wedding photojournalist. -- A guest spins the flower girl around the dance floor before the bride and groom's first dance.
Wisconsin, United States

Ruthie Hauge

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Photograph 2545212 was awarded to Wisconsin, United States wedding photographer Ruthie Hauge for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Wisconsin, United States wedding photographer Ruthie Hauge with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at The Lagaret, Stoughton, WI.

The very top reportage-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their top images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions 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 competitions is a major accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

Wedding Event/Venue Location: 
The Lagaret, Stoughton, WI

2019 v11 Photography Competition Judges