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Michigan Wedding Photography Award - 2605505

Michigan wedding photographer created this image at the Mariott Eaglecrest Golf Course & Resort, Ypsilanti, MI of the Puja ceremony for groom
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Ray Iavasile

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Photograph 2605505 was awarded to Michigan, United States wedding photographer Ray Iavasile for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Michigan, United States wedding photographer Ray Iavasile with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Marriott Eaglecrest Golf Course & Resort, Ypsilanti.

The very top documentary-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their top pictures to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded 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 competitions is a major accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

Marriott Eaglecrest Golf Course & Resort, Ypsilanti

2020 v04 Photography Competition Judges