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Wedding Photography Award - 2570294

Barrio Gotico Cafe wedding image of the groom holding up a shoe playing a reception game
Czech Republic

Matouš Bárta

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Photograph 2570294 was awarded to Czech Republic wedding photographer Matouš Bárta for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Czech Republic wedding photographer Matouš Bárta with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Barrio Gotico Cafe .

The very best reportage-style wedding photographers from around the world 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 major accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

Wedding Event/Venue Location: 
Barrio Gotico Cafe

2019 v19 Photography Competition Judges