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Massachusetts Wedding Photography Award - 2631495

Boston Harbor Hotel nuptial day award-winning image of the Groom seeing the bride for first time down on one knee
Massachusetts, United States

Ben Schaefer

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Photograph 2631495 was awarded to Massachusetts, United States wedding photographer Ben Schaefer for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Massachusetts, United States wedding photographer Ben Schaefer with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Boston Harbor Hotel.

The very top photojournalistic wedding photographers from around the world submit their top photos to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions 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 competitions is a true accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

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2021 v02 Photography Competition Judges