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Michigan Wedding Photography Award - 2556623

Bridesmaids see the bride in her wedding dress for the first time in this black and white photo at the Detroit Athletic Club in Michigan.
Michigan, United States

Ray Iavasile

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Photograph 2556623 was awarded to Michigan, United States wedding photographer Ray Iavasile for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Michigan, United States wedding photographer Ray Iavasile with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Detroit Athletic Club, Detroit, MI.

The very best documentary-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their best images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography contests because they appreciate having the opportunity to be recognized 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 contests is a major accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

Wedding Event/Venue Location: 
Detroit Athletic Club, Detroit, MI

2019 v15 Photography Competition Judges