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Ancona Wedding Photography Award - 2610199

Ancona wedding photography from the Church of Sant'Elena of the waiting and mask-wearing Priest

Photograph 2610199 was awarded to Ancona, Italy wedding photographer Samuele Ciaffoni for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Ancona, Italy wedding photographer Samuele Ciaffoni with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Chiesa di Sant'Elena, Italy.

The very best documentary-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their best pictures to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography contests because they appreciate having the opportunity to be recognized in this field. Their pictures 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 true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

Chiesa di Sant'Elena, Italy

2020 v05 Photography Competition Judges