ISPWP Wedding Photography Contest Winners

Spring 2012

Virginia Gimeno – ISPWP Photographer of the Quarter – Spring 2012

Madrid, Spain
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 1st Place, Virginia Gimeno Photographers

1st Place

Virginia Gimeno

Virginia Gimeno Phot...

Madrid, Spain
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 2nd Place, Stark Photography

2nd Place

Daniel Stark

Stark Photography

Portland, Oregon
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 3rd Place, del Sol Photography

3rd Place

Juan Euan

del Sol Photography

Playa del Carmen, Ri...
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 4th Place, Chrisman Studios

4th Place

Erin Chrisman

Chrisman Studios

Charleston, South Ca...
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 5th Place, Beale & Wittig

5th Place

David Wittig

Beale & Wittig

Chicago, Illinois
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 6th Place, Cristiano Ostinelli Studio

6th Place

Cristiano Ostinelli

Cristiano Ostinelli ...

Lake Como, Italy
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 7th Place, Araiza Photography

7th Place

Ryan Jones

Araiza Photography

Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 8th Place, Chrisman Studios

8th Place

Ben Chrisman

Chrisman Studios

Charleston, South Ca...
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 9th Place, Apertura

9th Place

Ray Soemarsono


Los Angeles, Califor...
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 10th Place, schwarzbild

10th Place

Marco Schwarz


Frankfurt, Hessen, G...
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 11th Place, Shugol George Wedding Photography

11th Place

George Shugol

Shugol George Weddin...

Düsseldorf, Germany
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 12th Place, S1 Weddings

12th Place

Oscar Setiawan

S1 Weddings

Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 13th Place, FanYuanyuan Photography

13th Place

Fan Yuanyuan

FanYuanyuan Photogra...

Shanghai, China
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 14th Place, Shira Weinberger Photography

14th Place

Shira Weinberger

Shira Weinberger Pho...

New York City, New Y...
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 15th Place, Callaway Gable

15th Place

Brian Callaway

Callaway Gable

Los Angeles, Califor...
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 16th Place, Tinydot Photography

16th Place

Yu Hsin Seah

Tinydot Photography

Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 17th Place, JVKovacs Photo Art

17th Place

Jocemar Voss Kovacs

JVKovacs Photo Art

Florianópolis, Sant...
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 18th Place, Stout Photography

18th Place

Jessica Stout-VanTas...

Stout Photography

Jacksonville, Florida
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 19th Place, GRANINPHOTO.RU

19th Place

Galina Nabatnikova


Moscow, Russia
Wedding photography contests - Spring 2012 - 20th Place, Franco Milani Photographer

20th Place

Franco Milani

Franco Milani Photog...

Milan, Italy


First prize

  • $1,000 Cash
  • 1st Pick of Product Prizes
  • Photographer of the Quarter

Second prize

  • $500 Cash
  • 2nd Pick of Product Prizes

Third prize

  • $250 Cash
  • 3rd Pick of Product Prizes

Product Prizes will also be awarded to the top finishers depending on the number of prizes available

Product Prize Descriptions

Kubota Fully Loaded Action DASHBOARD Set (value $799)
Kubota Image Tools, fueled by “Idea Guy” Kevin Kubota, is constantly churning with new products and educational materials that help photographers move their businesses toward success. They offer Photoshop® and Lightroom® products to speed up a photographer’s workflow and help them create beautiful art for their clients.
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Gift Voucher for Queensberry Products and Services (value $500)
We offer a huge range from gorgeous press books through classic matted and flushmount albums to our signature Duos and Musée. Spend your winnings on any of the above, our unique sales kit, or our professional lab and album design services.
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(2) SpiderPro Single Camera Holster Systems (value $135 each)
Our SpiderPro is a substantial all-metal construction designed for the sport, action, event, wedding or any pro-shooter that needs to have a quick-draw, comfortable no straps and no-nonsense camera carrying tool to get the job done with extreme comfort and agility. Two-position metal lock ensures security and freedom of movement and quickdraw action when needed.
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(2) DR-1 Double Straps (value $129.95 each)
The DR-1 is the ultimate solution for two-camera shooters. Ergonomic and sleek, it works with BlackRapid’s MODS system of attachments so you can customise your strap to your exact needs. One side can even be detached for use as a single R-Strap. Simple, fast, and intuitive, you’ll wonder how you lived without it.
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ProDPI Photo Lab Gift Certificates (value $200, $100, and $50)

ProDPI is providing print certificates in the amounts of $200, $100, and $50. Winners can redeem their certificates for any ProDPI product!

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Two Zen Layflat Hard Cover Books, 10×10, 20 sides (value: $136 each)
AsukaBook creates exquisite coffee table books for photographers. Their selection offers a wide array of press-printed books with beautiful finishes and multiple sizes to choose from. AsukaBook also provides free design software to photographers to help make the design process simple and fast.
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One year Pro subscription to Queensberry Workspace (value $290)
Queensberry Workspace is a cloud-based platform to display, promote and sell your photography online. Order, design and proof your albums in Workspace. Build a Workspace website and store, branded and integrated with your existing sites. Sell print products, digital downloads and more. Use Workspace’s sharing tools to fuel your blog and social media sites, and generate publicity as well as sales.
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Willow Album Design – Album design up to 30 pages with layered Photoshop files (value $250)
Fresh, clean album design is what we offer to photographers that want to focus on the their imagery. Willow Album Design can help you spend more time creating photographs and less time attached to the computer afterward. With three different design styles, there’s a perfect album design solution waiting for you.
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Triple Scoop Music – Lifetime song license to 1st – 4th place winners (value $60 each)

The 1st – 4th place winners will each receive a lifetime license for any single song from Triple Scoop Music. TSM offers award winning music by an impressive list of independent artists, including Grammy & Emmy winners. You can select from thousands of hand-picked royalty-free songs by award-winning artists and composers. Easily find great songs and use the music legally for marketing and promotion. Hear why the world’s top photographers grow their business with music from Triple Scoop Music.

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ThinkTank Photo – Retrospective 30 (value $179)

The Retrospective shoulder bag is created for the professional photographer that wants to blend in with the crowd and remain inconspicuous in any situation. Our product designers have blended the look and feel of “old-school” camera bags and infused it with “new-school” features and technology for the digital imaging age.

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Fundy Software – Fundy Dollars Gift Certificate (value $150)
75% of surveyed users say they’ve cut their production time in half (or more) using Fundy Software Products. The Fundy Dollars may be used on any product or combination of products.
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ProShow Web Premium Subscription (value $150)
ProShow Web turns your photos and video clips into beautiful video slideshows in minutes. Choose from tons of stylish effects, themes and royalty-free music for all genres.Create a free video today!
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Artsy Couture Gift Certificate (value $150)
Artsy Couture introduces Gallery Blocks. Be one of the first photographers to offer this exciting new product. The gift certificate is good on any product.
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Totally Rad Actions RadLab (value $149)
RadLab is a revolutionary new way to style your photos. Unlike using Photoshop actions, RadLab allows you to get instant previews of how your image will change. You can layer together effects, called Stylets, in infinite ways, and customize your Recipes with simple, intuitive sliders. RadLab comes with 78 Stylets for you to use, and operates as a plugin for Adobe Photoshop and Photoshop Elements.
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Zenfolio Premium Account (value $120)
Zenfolio provides everything you need to put your photography online and start selling. With Zenfolio you have it all; from a customizable website and client galleries with no limits, to an integrated shopping cart with over 500 ready-to-sell products and robust marketing tools. Zenfolio offers more features and a better price than any other photo hosting service, making it the best $120 you will spend on your photography this year.
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Nations Photo Lab Gift Certificate (value $100)
Nations Photo Lab is a professional photo lab that provides the highest-quality professional photo printing services and products at industry-leading prices. The gift certificate is good on any products or services.
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Proofmaker by ISPWP Member Mike Dickson (value $75)

Proofmaker is a Photoshop CS3, CS4 and CS5 script that will generate bordered proof images with the image name, or copyright information — or both (or neither) — into your photos, in one easy step. Easily turn your photos into bordered, labeled proofs!

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Classic White Album Template (value $60)
Red Boot Design is a service for photographers who want to provide their clients with the utmost quality in album design. We specialize in custom design and also offer album templates. The Classic White is a clean and modern album template with 40 sides. Template set includes 7 sizes, and may be used for any album company. Versatile layouts are perfect for wedding, portrait, commercial, etc.
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Benni Wolf, Benni Wolf Photography, Frankfurt, Germany

Based in Frankfurt, Germany, Benni Wolf is an award-winning wedding photographer since 2006. Before that he worked several years in an advertising agency. Today his priorities are to capture the intimate moments of a wedding day and to create dramatic and aesthetic portraits of the couple. His passion for exceptional photography leads him to continue experimenting and to try out new things. Couples love his calm and relaxed attitude at work. Benni shoots weddings all over Germany and also in other countries.