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Maharashtra Wedding Photography Award - 2573848

Kothari Garh, Jaipur wedding | Bride's mom wipes away groom's tears in the middle of a very emotional moment.
Maharashtra, India

Ankita Asthana

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Photograph 2573848 was awarded to Maharashtra, India wedding photographer Ankita Asthana for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Maharashtra, India wedding photographer Ankita Asthana with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Kothari Garh, Jaipur.

The very best documentary-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 awarded 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 pro wedding photographer.

Kothari Garh, Jaipur

2019 v20 Photography Competition Judges