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București Wedding Photography Award - 2550883

Dusseldorf, Germany Wedding Reception Photography | Father of the bride gives a speech
București, Romania

Vlad Lodoaba

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Photograph 2550883 was awarded to București, Romania wedding photographer Vlad Lodoaba for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present București, Romania wedding photographer Vlad Lodoaba with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Dusseldorf, Germany.

The very top reportage-style wedding photographers from around the globe 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 true accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

Dusseldorf, Germany

2019 v13 Photography Competition Judges