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Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Renan Radici

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Photograph 2600651 was awarded to Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil wedding photographer Renan Radici for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil wedding photographer Renan Radici with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Alto da Capela, Porto Alegre, Brazil .

The very best photojournalistic wedding photographers from around the world submit their best 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 pro wedding photographer.

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Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Renan Radici

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Photograph 2600638 was awarded to Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil wedding photographer Renan Radici for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil wedding photographer Renan Radici with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Wish Serrano Hotel, Gramado, Brazil.

The very top photojournalistic wedding photographers from around the globe submit their top pictures to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions 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 competitions is a true accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

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California, United States

Annie Bang

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Photograph 2600553 was awarded to California, United States wedding photographer Annie Bang for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present California, United States wedding photographer Annie Bang with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Balboa Park, San Diego.

The very top photojournalistic wedding photographers from around the globe submit their top 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 true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

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Photograph 2600502 was awarded to Slovenia wedding photographer Goran Vadlja Kamenjašević for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Slovenia wedding photographer Goran Vadlja Kamenjašević with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Prekmurje, Slovenia.

The very top reportage-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their top pictures to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions 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 competitions is a major accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

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California, United States

Chris Shum

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Photograph 2600457 was awarded to California, United States wedding photographer Chris Shum for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present California, United States wedding photographer Chris Shum with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Elliston Vineyards at Sunol .

The very top reportage-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their top images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography contests because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded 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 pro wedding photographer.

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California, United States

Chris Shum

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Photograph 2600452 was awarded to California, United States wedding photographer Chris Shum for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present California, United States wedding photographer Chris Shum with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Oakland.

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 awarded 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 major accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

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Wicklow, Ireland

Roger Kenny

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Photograph 2600432 was awarded to Wicklow, Ireland wedding photographer Roger Kenny for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Wicklow, Ireland wedding photographer Roger Kenny with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at County Meath.

The very top documentary-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their top pictures to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography contests because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded 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.

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Limerick, Ireland

Jamie Gillies

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Photograph 2600396 was awarded to Limerick, Ireland wedding photographer Jamie Gillies for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Limerick, Ireland wedding photographer Jamie Gillies with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Ireland.

The very best reportage-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their best images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded 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 competitions is a true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

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Trieste, Italy

Lisa Pacor

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Photograph 2600353 was awarded to Trieste, Italy wedding photographer Lisa Pacor for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Trieste, Italy wedding photographer Lisa Pacor with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Stanjel Castle, Slovenia .

The very top reportage-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their top 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 true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

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Istanbul, Turkey

Serenay Lokcetin

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Photograph 2600278 was awarded to Istanbul, Turkey wedding photographer Serenay Lokcetin for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Istanbul, Turkey wedding photographer Serenay Lokcetin with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Gebze, Turkey.

The very top photojournalistic wedding photographers from around the world submit their top images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded 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 competitions is a true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

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