The Master Photographers Association (MPA) has announced the winners in the second round judging of the 2011 MPA/Fujifilm Wedding and Portrait Awards. The awards in the wedding category go to Alan Mason, John Newman, Martin Crombie, Sandra Parris and Scott Hogg. In the portrait section the winners are David Calvert, David MacDonald (2), Ryan Browne and Ursula Kelly. These photographers now go forward to the final judging that takes place shortly.
The overall winning photographers will receive the title of 'MPA/Fujifilm Wedding (or Portrait) Photographer of the Year 2011' a trophy and a publicity package to help them promote their success. Presentations to the winning photographers will take place at the Master Photography Awards Dinner that takes place in Newcastle on 9 October 2011. The subject of each of the two overall winning photographs will receive £1,000 and the subjects of the runners-up in each category will be presented with a £50 shopping voucher.
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