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West-Vlaanderen Wedding Photography Award - 2571116

Flanders wedding ceremony church image: This is the son from the bride and groom that was making his first steps, he started to do his own walk and it was adorable to see him going.
West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Melody De Laere

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Photograph 2571116 was awarded to West-Vlaanderen, Belgium wedding photographer Melody De Laere for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present West-Vlaanderen, Belgium wedding photographer Melody De Laere with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at West Flanders.

The very best photojournalistic 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 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 contests is a true accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

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2019 v19 Photography Competition Judges