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WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIOS OPEN DURING COVID-19 - Many couples don’t want to wait. They are planning to get married in the very near future, eloping, or rushing a small ceremony with their photographer, some close friends, and family but dispensing with or postponing the reception party. 

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Wedding Photography Award - 2556810

Fujian wedding photograph of the bride's mother helping the bride get ready while in tears prior to the wedding ceremony.

Photograph 2556810 was awarded to China wedding photographer Zhongkun Zhang for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present China wedding photographer Zhongkun Zhang with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Sanming, China.

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

Sanming, China

2019 v15 Photography Competition Judges