AG|WPJA The Artistic Guild of the WPJA

Shane Snider



Shane graduated from St. Bonaventure University with a bachelor's degree in journalism/mass communication. He worked as a newspaper reporter and photographer at various publications for several years before making wedding photography his full-time business. Shane has won three North Carolina Press Association awards for photography and one for investigative reporting. He is a proud winner of many awards from the Wedding Photojournalist Association, and is an award-winning member of the Artistic Guild of the Wedding Photojournalist Association.

Photographer Shane Snider 
Location Raleigh in North Carolina, United States
Starting Rates $3000+ (USD) 
Photos 35 contest winning photos

The Artistic Guild of the Wedding Photojournalist Association proudly recognizes the accomplishments and creative excellence of Shane Snider. The following awards have been earned by Shane from the AG|WPJA. These achievements come with great merit considering the high level of competition that a member faces in the contests.

2016 Q3 4th Place - Wildcard Portrait
2014 Q3 11th Place - Emotion
Q2 5th Place - Engagement Portrait
2013 Q3 18th Place - Groom Getting Ready
2012 Q3 3rd Place - Getting Ready
11th Place - Portrait of the Bridal Party
Q2 1st Place - Engagement Portrait
2009 Q3 1st Place - Groom
17th Place - Bride
Q2 2nd Place - Ceremony
3rd Place - Ceremony
2008 Q4 4th Place - Engagement Portrait
15th Place - Ceremony
17th Place - Getting Ready
Q3 1st Place - Emotion
7th Place - Getting Ready
13th Place - Ceremony
Q2 2nd Place - Sense of Place / Architecture
8th Place - Sense of Place / Architecture
9th Place - Engagement Portrait
14th Place - Sense of Place / Architecture
18th Place - Getting Ready
19th Place - Reception
Q1 1st Place - Getting Ready
5th Place - Details
14th Place - Off-Camera Lighting
2007 Q4 2nd Place - Getting Ready
3rd Place - Engagement Portrait
15th Place - Engagement Portrait
16th Place - Reception
Q3 8th Place - Reception
Q2 1st Place - Reception
Q1 8th Place - Ceremony
2006 Winter 5th Place - Ceremony
Summer 6th Place - General Entries