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Istanbul Wedding Photography Award - 2542815

Wedding photo of the groom being lifted on the dance floor during a reception at Sursock Palace in Beirut.
Istanbul, Turkey

Ufuk Sarisen

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Photograph 2542815 was awarded to Istanbul, Turkey wedding photographer Ufuk Sarisen for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Istanbul, Turkey wedding photographer Ufuk Sarisen with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Sursock Palace, Beirut.

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

Wedding Event/Venue Location: 
Sursock Palace, Beirut

2019 v10 Photography Competition Judges