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Alberta, Canada

Dorota Karpowicz

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Wedding photographer Dorota Karpowicz of Alberta, Canada was awarded by the Artistic Guild of the WPJA for this creative wedding photograph.

The Artistic Guild of the Wedding Photojournalist Association has awarded Alberta, Canada wedding photographer Dorota Karpowicz for outstanding and creative wedding photography at Lake Minnewanka, Banff National Park.

The most artistic and creative wedding photographers around the world enter their images in the AG WPJA photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to have their work recognized by our judges.

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Alberta, Canada

Dorota Karpowicz

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Wedding photographer Dorota Karpowicz of Alberta, Canada was awarded by the Artistic Guild of the WPJA for this creative wedding photograph.

The Artistic Guild of the Wedding Photojournalist Association has awarded Alberta, Canada wedding photographer Dorota Karpowicz for outstanding and creative wedding photography at Vermilion Lakes, AB.

The most artistic and creative wedding photographers around the world enter their images in the AG WPJA photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to have their work recognized by our judges.

2020 v04 Artistic Guild Judges

Wedding photographer Carlos Porfírio of Portugal was awarded by the Artistic Guild of the WPJA for this creative wedding photograph.

The Artistic Guild of the Wedding Photojournalist Association has awarded Portugal wedding photographer Carlos Porfírio for outstanding and creative wedding photography at Quinta das Riscas II, Montijo.

The most artistic and creative wedding photographers around the world enter their images in the AG WPJA photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to have their work recognized by our judges.

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Quebec, Canada

Esther Gibbons

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Photograph 2589899 was awarded to Quebec, Canada wedding photographer Esther Gibbons for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Quebec, Canada wedding photographer Esther Gibbons with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Parc du Mont Royal, Montreal .

The very best photojournalistic wedding photographers from around the world 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 true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

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Ontario, Canada

Viara Mileva

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Photograph 2571656 was awarded to Ontario, Canada wedding photographer Viara Mileva for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Ontario, Canada wedding photographer Viara Mileva with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Ontario, Canada.

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 major accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

2019 v19 Photography Competition Judges