ISPWP Wedding Photography Contest Winners

Spring 2009

Anne & Bill Holland – ISPWP Photographer of the Quarter – Spring 2009

Denver, Colorado
User's Profile Image

1st Place

Anne & Bill Holland

Holland Photo Arts

Denver, Colorado
User's Profile Image

2nd Place

Huy Nguyen


User's Profile Image

3rd Place

Matt McGraw

Matt McGraw Photogra...

User's Profile Image

4th Place

Apresh Chavda

Apresh Chavda Photog...

London, United Kingdom
User's Profile Image

5th Place

Shane Snider

Shane Snider Photogr...

Raleigh, North Carol...
User's Profile Image

6th Place

William Goh


User's Profile Image

7th Place

nicole wickens

Green Door Photography

User's Profile Image

8th Place

David Barss

David A. Barss, Phot...

Portland, Oregon
User's Profile Image

9th Place

Amy Gaerthofner

Ardent Photography LLC

User's Profile Image

10th Place

Kym Skiles


User's Profile Image

11th Place

Sergio Lopez

Sergio Photographer

User's Profile Image

12th Place

Evan Bishop

Evan Bishop Photogra...

San Diego Wedding
User's Profile Image

13th Place

Marcel Siegle

Marcel & Meher Siegl...

San Francisco, Calif...
User's Profile Image

14th Place

Tomas Flint

tomas flint photogra...

Rochester, New York
User's Profile Image

15th Place

Verna Pitts

Verna Pitts Photogra...

Minneapolis, St. Pau...
User's Profile Image

16th Place

Gulnara Samoilova

Gulnara Studio

New York City, New Y...
User's Profile Image

17th Place

Kristin Bednarz

kristin + camera

Lubbock, Texas
User's Profile Image

18th Place

Anderson Miranda

Anderson Miranda Cre...

User's Profile Image

19th Place

Randy Kepple

Randy Kepple Photogr...

User's Profile Image

20th Place

Omar Olvera

San Jose Photography

Reynosa, Mexico


First prize

  • 10% of Entry Fees
  • Image and link on ISPWP homepage
  • Photographer of the Quarter

Second prize

  • 6% of Entry Fees
  • Image and link on ISPWP homepage

Third prize

  • 4% of Entry Fees
  • Image and link on ISPWP homepage

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

Product Prize Descriptions

ProDPI Photo Lab Gift Certificates – $200, $100, $50 value


ProDPI is happy to provide three print certificates in the amounts of $200, $100, and $50 for the ISPWP Photo Contest. Winners can redeem their certificates for any ProDPI product!

ProDPI continuously strives to provide innovative products, the highest quality, and an unparalleled customer experience with an environmentally conscious, forward thinking attitude. Your clients deserve the best, let us provide you with the tools, products and support that you deserve! We proudly use Fuji Crystal Archive Super Type PD Luster finish professional paper as well as Fuji’s NEW Pearl paper. The Nation’s Premiere Photo and Press printing lab.

More information…




FIVE Think Tank Digital Holster 30 – $69 value


Designed for digital SLRs. This is the only top loading bag for an SLR being sold that can hold a 70-200 2.8 with the hood either in position or ready to shoot. An industry first!

More information…



Make Light Real – $200 Gift Certificate

To be used for any product on Make Light Real.

Make Light Real – $100 Gift Certificate

To be used for any product on Make Light Real.

More information…

Bebb Studios – Fusion is Now DVD – $250 value


FUSION: the process of joining two or more things together to form a single entity.
Stephen and Jennifer Bebb, the first wedding photographers in the world to review the Canon 5D MkII, take you on a step-by-step journey to FUSION.
The DVD, Fusion is Now, covers the following:

  • adding Fusion to your coverage now
  • simple, basic and advanced Fusion techniques
  • working with audio on the wedding day and after the fact
  • non-HDSLR solutions
  • tips and tricks

Plus a Bonus 45 minute DVD that focusses solely on editing your fusion projects.

More information…

OneLight DVD – $250 value


Is off camera flash intimidating? Are you a bit fearful of it? It is my goal to get you to drop all the fear and intimidation and get your flash off camera as God intended it to be used! :) Once the “light bulb” goes off in your head, you’ll see how simple it really can be and you will see your photography grow by leaps and bounds. You’ll have so much more confidence to take on any project that comes your way.

Its about as fun of a DVD set as you can get. I have fallen asleep during many technical presentations and I wanted to make dang sure that this DVD wasn’t going to be a cure for insomnia. You’re getting 2 discs plus a 20 page booklet.

More information…

Totally Rad Actions 2 – The Revenge – Version 1.2 – $159 value


TRA2 – The Revenge is the cutting-edge new action set from the creators of the beloved Totally Rad Action Mix. TRA2 is a completely new set of actions for Adobe Photoshop that work together as a system, giving you an unprecedented blend of convenience and flexibility. This action set will unlock countless possibilities for making your photos shine, from dramatic black and whites, to vintage color effects, to everyday utilities to enhance your images. TRA2 is also the perfect compliment to the original Totally Rad Action Mix, adding powerful tools to your arsenal, while working seamlessly with the tools you already know and love.

TRA2 also improves on the things that made the Totally Rad Action Mix great. By keeping even more of the actions steps in separate layers, control freaks can now tweak the look of their images even further. And the experience and feedback we’ve received on the first set has been put to good use, creating actions that are more intelligent, and that work well across an even broader range of images.

More information…

Kevin Jairaj Outdoor Actions Set – $125 value


“From the moment I first used KJ’s Outdoor Action Set I found them extremely useful in not only my wedding photos but also my high school senior portraits.”
– Mike Fulton (Elite International Wedding Photographer and National PPA headline Speaker)

“KJ’s outdoor actions have dramatically improved my workflow for outdoor sessions! A must have for any outdoor shooter!”
– Alycia Alvarez (WPPI’s March 2007 Member of the Month and Two-Time TAPPA Best of Show winner)

More information…

Kubota Image Tools – $100 Kubota Bucks


Kutoba Image Tools is providing a $100 Kubota Bucks Certificate which can be applied towards the purchase of any Kubota Image Tools product.

More information… 

Wed-Pick | Package and Pricing Presentation for Photographers – $99 value


Wed-Pick is simply a package and pricing presentation tool designed with the wedding photographer in mind. Whether you choose to sell your products/services as a package or a-la-cart, Wed-Pick will work for you!

More information…

Proofmaker – $75 value


Proofmaker is a Photoshop CS2/CS3 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!

More information…



Anne & Bill Holland, Holland Photo Arts, Denver, Colorado

Christy Marks, McGreevy-Marks Photography,

Claudia Cebrian, Clau Photography, Miami, Florida

Teresa McKenzie, Portraits by Teresa Photography,