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Istanbul Wedding Photography Award - 2634493

Istanbul marriage reception party award-winning photo at Markus Ribs Society that has recorded best friends forever hugs - from the world's best wedding photography competitions offered by the WPJA

Photograph 2634493 was awarded to Istanbul, Turkey wedding photographer Nilufer Nalbantoglu for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present Istanbul, Turkey wedding photographer Nilufer Nalbantoglu with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Markus Ribs Society, IST.

The very top documentary-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their top images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions because they appreciate having the opportunity to be recognized in this field. Their images 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 professional wedding photographer.

Markus Ribs Society, IST

2021 v02 Photography Competition Judges