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Wedding Photography Award - 2634065

Leblon São João, Costa da Caparica, Lisbon outdoor marriage reception party award-winning photo that has recorded Guests throwing the couple in the air. The world's top wedding photographers compete at the WPJA

Photograph 2634065 was awarded to Portugal wedding photographer Carlos Porfírio for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Portugal wedding photographer Carlos Porfírio with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Leblon. São João da Caparica, Portugal.

The very best photojournalistic 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 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 pro wedding photographer.

Leblon. São João da Caparica, Portugal

2021 v02 Photography Competition Judges