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Wedding Photography Award - 2549758

Wedding Day Photography in Sintra, Portugal | Bride and Groom leaving the ceremony

Photograph 2549758 was awarded to Portugal wedding photographer Luis Efigénio for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Portugal wedding photographer Luis Efigénio with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Sintra, Portugal.

The very top documentary-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their top pictures to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions 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 competitions is a major accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

Sintra, Portugal

2019 v13 Photography Competition Judges