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California Wedding Photography Award - 2643507

A wedding photojournalist on North Lake Tahoe captured this moment showing the Bride and groom exiting the ceremony with their dog
California, United States

Kevin Sawyer

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Photograph 2643507 was awarded to California, United States wedding photographer Kevin Sawyer for being the best in documentary wedding photography.

The WPJA is pleased to present California, United States wedding photographer Kevin Sawyer with an official Master Piece Award as recognition for exceptional wedding photojournalism at North Lake Tahoe.

The very top documentary-style wedding photographers from around the globe submit their top images to the Wedding Photojournalist Association’s photography contests because they appreciate having the opportunity to be awarded 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 contests is a major accomplishment for a professional wedding photographer.

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2021 v03 Photography Competition Judges