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Wedding Photography Award - 2561432

Rixos Hotel The Palm Dubai wedding venue image of the Bride walking to the ceremony with her sons
United Arab Emirates

Bernie Richardson

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Photograph 2561432 was awarded to United Arab Emirates wedding photographer Bernie Richardson for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present United Arab Emirates wedding photographer Bernie Richardson with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Rixos Hotel The Palm Dubai.

The very best photojournalistic wedding photographers from around the globe submit their best images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded 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 competitions is a major accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

Wedding Event/Venue Location: 
Rixos Hotel The Palm Dubai

2019 v16 Photography Competition Judges