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Virginia Wedding Photography Award - 2576517

Army Navy Country Club, Arlington VA | First Dance photo of the bride and groom surrounded by guests clapping
Virginia, United States

Anastasiia Polyakov

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Photograph 2576517 was awarded to Virginia, United States wedding photographer Anastasiia Polyakov for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Virginia, United States wedding photographer Anastasiia Polyakov with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Army Navy Country Club, Arlington, VA .

The very best reportage-style wedding photographers from around the globe 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 professional wedding photographer.

Wedding Event/Venue Location: 
Army Navy Country Club, Arlington, VA

2019 v20 Photography Competition Judges