On October 24, Topanga photographer Faith-Michele James was honored with a coveted “Fearless Award,” honoring the best in international wedding photography.
The Fearless Award is given by Fearless Photographers, an international society of the world’s best wedding photographers, who give it to the best wedding photographs in world. The award is quickly turning into one of the most prestigious and highly sought-after awards in international wedding photography.
Photos are selected by a jury of top international wedding photographers. More than 8,000 entries were received and 286 were selected to receive Fearless Awards.
James was the only Los Angeles photographer among the winners. She is a multi-award-winning, nationally exhibited and published photographer whose wedding and fashion photographs have been featured in national and regional magazines and newspapers, calendars, greeting cards and galleries, including New York, San Francisco and Santa Fe, NM, and can be found in private collections across the US.
The winning photo was created at a destination wedding in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
“I was surprised and amazed to be selected, given it was the first time I’d entered and I was competing against some of the finest wedding photographers in the world,” James said.