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Illinois Wedding Photography Award - 2606833

Winter Illinois wedding photo from Maggie Daley Park, Chicago of the Groom ice skating before the ceremony
Illinois, United States

Edward Ciesielski

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Photograph 2606833 was awarded to Illinois, United States wedding photographer Edward Ciesielski for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Illinois, United States wedding photographer Edward Ciesielski with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Maggie Daley Park, Chicago.

The very top documentary-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their top images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography contests because they appreciate having the opportunity to be recognized 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 contests is a major accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

Maggie Daley Park, Chicago

2020 v05 Photography Competition Judges