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Varese Wedding Photography Award - 2555187

Santuario Madonna del sasso, Locarno (CH)	- Wedding photographer - Problem during ring exchange

Photograph 2555187 was awarded to Varese, Italy wedding photographer Alessandro Arena for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Varese, Italy wedding photographer Alessandro Arena with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Madonna del Sasso, Switzerland.

The very best documentary-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their best photos to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be recognized 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.

Madonna del Sasso, Switzerland

2019 v15 Photography Competition Judges