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2015 Q4 Photography Contest

Results from the 2015 Q4 Photography Contest Wedding Photojournalism Contest

The WPJA wishes to extend our congratulations to all our members who had award winning entries in this contest, as well as the work of the contest judges and support of our contest sponsors.

Category Galleries

Bride Getting Ready
20 Winning Images
Groom Getting Ready
20 Winning Images
Ceremony
20 Winning Images
Reception
19 Winning Images
Ring Details
20 Winning Images
Symmetry
20 Winning Images
Lens Flare / Refraction
20 Winning Images
Fluid
20 Winning Images
Bouquet/Garter (Action)
20 Winning Images
Toasting/Speeches
20 Winning Images
Cake Cutting
20 Winning Images
Transportation
20 Winning Images
Other Vendors
20 Winning Images
Mobile Devices
20 Winning Images
Wildcard Portrait
19 Winning Images

Award Winning Photographers from this Contest


Contest Judges

AMANDA VOISARD
Amanda Voisard is a Washington, D.C. based multimedia journalist who specializes in social issue short-form documentaries. Her assignments have ranged from wading through chest deep waters in search of residents devastated by hurricane Sandy, documenting the struggle of the Havasupai during their fight to protect their homeland from uranium mining, to photographing in Tahrir Square during the 1st anniversary of the Egyptian revolution. Read more

BILL FRAKES
Bill Frakes is a Sports Illustrated Staff Photographer based in Florida. He has worked in more than 100 countries for a wide variety of editorial and advertising clients. His advertising clients include Nike, Coca-Cola, Champion, Isleworth, Stryker, IBM, Nikon, Kodak, and Reebok. Editorially, his work has appeared in virtually every major general interest publication in the world. Bill won the coveted Newspaper Photographer of the Year award in the prestigious Pictures of the Year competition. Read more

DAVID LEESON
David Leeson has been a staff photographer for The Dallas Morning News since 1984. In 2004, he was a Pulitzer Prize Winner for his photographs depicting the violence and poignancy of the war with Iraq. In 1985, Leeson was also a Pulitzer finalist for his photo coverage of apartheid in South Africa. In 1986, he lived on the streets of Dallas with the homeless for two months. The photos, published in a 24-page special section by The Dallas Morning News, won a Robert F. Read more