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Wedding Photography Award - 2639216

A France wedding reportage photographer captured this moment at the Château des Grotteaux of some Pheasant Throwing by the bride and groom at outdoor ceremony

Photograph 2639216 was awarded to France wedding photographer Henri Deroche for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present France wedding photographer Henri Deroche with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Château des Grotteaux.

The very best reportage-style wedding photographers from around the world submit their best pictures to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography competitions 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 competitions is a major accomplishment for a pro wedding photographer.

Château des Grotteaux

2021 v03 Photography Competition Judges