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Wedding Photography Award - 2604424

A Fujian wedding photographer captured onlookers watching as the bride and groom pass in the streets under a red umbrella

Photograph 2604424 was awarded to China wedding photographer Shubin Shen for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present China wedding photographer Shubin Shen with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at China.

The very best documentary-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their best 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 major accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.


2020 v04 Photography Competition Judges