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Photograph 2599926 was awarded to France wedding photographer Isabelle Dohin for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present France wedding photographer Isabelle Dohin with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Pons, France.

The very best documentary-style 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 professional wedding photographer.

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Photograph 2599684 was awarded to France wedding photographer Luan Nguyen for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present France wedding photographer Luan Nguyen with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Paris, France.

The very best photojournalistic wedding photographers from around the world submit their best images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions 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 competitions is a major accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

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Czech Republic

Matouš Bárta

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Photograph 2599650 was awarded to Czech Republic wedding photographer Matouš Bárta for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Czech Republic wedding photographer Matouš Bárta with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Samota Křemen, Czech Republic.

The very best documentary-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their best photos to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography contests 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 contests is a true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

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London, United Kingdom

Lyndsey Goddard

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Photograph 2599550 was awarded to London, United Kingdom wedding photographer Lyndsey Goddard for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present London, United Kingdom wedding photographer Lyndsey Goddard with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Chelsea Town Hall, UK.

The very best documentary-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their best 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 true accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

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Massachusetts, United States

Alex Paul

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Photograph 2599431 was awarded to Massachusetts, United States wedding photographer Alex Paul for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Massachusetts, United States wedding photographer Alex Paul with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Boston, MA.

The very best documentary-style wedding photographers from around the globe 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 true accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

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Quintana Roo, Mexico

Alessandro Banchelli

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Photograph 2599422 was awarded to Quintana Roo, Mexico wedding photographer Alessandro Banchelli for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Quintana Roo, Mexico wedding photographer Alessandro Banchelli with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Now Jade Riviera Cancun.

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

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

Tom Beynon

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Photograph 2599218 was awarded to Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom wedding photographer Tom Beynon for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom wedding photographer Tom Beynon with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at St Mary Magdalene Church, Brampton.

The very top documentary-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 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 true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

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Genova, Italy

Julian Kanz

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Photograph 2599068 was awarded to Genova, Italy wedding photographer Julian Kanz for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Genova, Italy wedding photographer Julian Kanz with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Castello di Buttrio, IT.

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 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 competitions is a true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

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Genova, Italy

Julian Kanz

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Photograph 2599067 was awarded to Genova, Italy wedding photographer Julian Kanz for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Genova, Italy wedding photographer Julian Kanz with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Schloss Amerang, Germany.

The very best reportage-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 major accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom

Sharron Gibson

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Photograph 2599026 was awarded to Bedfordshire, United Kingdom wedding photographer Sharron Gibson for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Bedfordshire, United Kingdom wedding photographer Sharron Gibson with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Blackwell Grange, Warwickshire.

The very top photojournalistic 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 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 true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

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