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San Jose Wedding Photography Award - 2639914

A documentary wedding photographer captured this picture at Jaco Beach, Puntarenas, Costa Rica of the Bride and Groom exiting the Ceremony while celebrating under the unexpected rain
San Jose, Costa Rica

Mauricio Urena

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Photograph 2639914 was awarded to San Jose, Costa Rica wedding photographer Mauricio Urena for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present San Jose, Costa Rica wedding photographer Mauricio Urena with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at Jaco Beach, Puntarenas, Costa Rica.

The very best reportage-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their best 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 true accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

Jaco Beach, Puntarenas, Costa Rica

2021 v03 Photography Competition Judges