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Nordrhein-Westfalen Wedding Photography Award - 2550097

Germany Wedding Photo of Bride/Groom Dancing First Dance
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Matthias Tiemann

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Photograph 2550097 was awarded to Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany wedding photographer Matthias Tiemann for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany wedding photographer Matthias Tiemann with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Eröffnungsztanz.

The very best documentary-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their best pictures to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded 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 professional wedding photographer.

Eröffnungsztanz

2019 v13 Photography Competition Judges