Accolades and Awards.

ct wedding photographer of the year March 15, 2015 - "CT Wedding Photographer of the Year (7th time) - CTPPA

March 15, 2015 - WHCC "Most Creative Wedding Image" - CTPPA

March 15, 2015 - "Court of Honor" Award - CTPPA

March 14, 2015 - 2 "Judges Choice" Awards - CTPPA Annual Convention

February 10, 2015 - "Best in Show", 1st place, and 2nd place - CTPPA Annual Competition

June 25, 2014 - 1st place, 2nd place and 3rd place - CTPPA image competition.

March 16, 2014 - Awarded "CT WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR" (for the 6th year) by CT Professional Photographers Association.

March 16, 2014 - Fuji Masterpiece Award for print titled ""Romeo and Juliet".- CT Professional Photographers Association Convention in Windsor, CT

January 29, 2014- "Best in Show" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""Love in an Elevator".

January 29, 2014- "1st place" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""Kara and Michael".

January 29, 2014- "3rd place" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""The Cup of my Blood".

January 20, 2014 -
Weddings, Wedding VenuesArtImage by Sam Chinigo, Best Wedding Photographers in Hartford - 2014 Couples' Choice Award Winner
 
March 22, 2013 - Fuji Masterpiece Award for print titled ""Vintage".- CT Professional Photographers Association Convention in Cromwell, CT

March 22, 2013- WHCC "Most Creative Wedding Image Award" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""Vintage".

March 22, 2013 - Awarded "CT WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR" (for the 5th year) by CT Professional Photographers Association.

March 3, 2013- "Judges Choice Award" - Professional Photographers Association of Rhode Island for print titled ""Best Seat in the House".

March 3, 2013- "Highest Scoring Print Case" - Professional Photographers Association of Rhode Island.

March 3, 2013- "Court of Honor Award" - Professional Photographers Association of Rhode Island for print titled ""Lemons to Lemonade".

January 15, 2013 -
Weddings, Wedding VenuesArtImage by Sam Chinigo, Best Wedding Photographers in Hartford - 2013 Bride's Choice Award Winner
 
March 11, 2012 - Awarded "CT WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR" (for the 4th year) by CT Professional Photographers Association.

March 11, 2012- "Most Creative Image Award" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""Escape".

March 11, 2012- "Best in Show" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""Escape".

March 11, 2012- "1st Place" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""Harp".

March 11, 2012- "3rd Place-Blue Ribbon" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""To the Sea".

March 11, 2012- "Court of Honor Award" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""Escape".

March 11, 2012- "Court of Honor Award" - Professional Photographers Association of Rhode Island for print titled ""Goddess".

January 12, 2012 - "Best Wedding Photographers of 2011" - StudioLocator.com - "Out of the over 700 photographers who's photos were rated by their peers in 2011, a handful emerged as those who stand out for creativity, artistry and photographic excellence."

January 10, 2012 - WeddingWire Bride's Choice award. The WeddingWire Bride's Choice Awards™ recognizes the top local wedding professionals from the WeddingWire Network that demonstrate excellence in quality, service, responsiveness and professionalism. Unlike other awards in which winners are selected by the organization, the WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Awards™ are determined solely by the reviews from over 1.2 million newlyweds and represent the top 5% of the wedding industry.
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2012 Bride's Choice Awards | Best Wedding Photographers
-recognized as part of the top 5% of Wedding Professionals nationwide.

November 17, 2011 - 2nd Place for print titled ""Once in a Blue Moon".- CT Professional Photographers Association print competition in Cromwell, CT

May 16, 2011 - Best in Show for print titled ""Sweet Escape".- CT Professional Photographers Association print competition in Cromwell, CT

May 16, 2011 - "1st Place" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""Love in an Elevator".

February 6, 2010 - Fuji Masterpiece Award for print titled ""Vintage Goodbye".- CT Professional Photographers Association Convention in Cromwell, CT

February 6, 2010 - Awarded "CT WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR" (for the 3rd consecutive year) by CT Professional Photographers Association.

February 6, 2009 - Blue ribbon awarded for "Misty" - CT Professional Photographers Association

August 5, 2009 - "Best in Show" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""Vintage Goodbye".

March 2, 2009 - 1st Place in Best of Weddings Intl competition for image entitled "First Dance".

March 1, 2009 - Awarded the Court of Honor by Professional Photographers Association of Rhode Island for print entitled "Midnight Rondevous".

February 8, 2009 - Awarded "CT WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR" (for the second consecutive year) by CT Professional Photographers Association.

February 1, 2009 - 4 images chosen as finalists in the Best of Weddings int'l competition.

January 21, 2009- 1st place - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""Gates of Heaven".

September 13, 2008 - Blue ribbon awarded for "Sophie's Smile" - Professional Photographers Assoc. of New England.

September 8, 2008 - "Best in Show" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""Anchored".

July 29,2008 - 2 Prints chosen for Professional Photographers of America's prestigous Loan Collection and Showcase Books.

July 28, 2008 - 3 finalist positions (out of 2500 entries) in Wedding Photography Directory national competition

June 25, 2008 - "Best in Show" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled ""Midnight Rendevous".

April 23, 2008 - "Best in Show" - CT Professional Photographers Association for print titled "Sophie's Smile".

April 2, 2008 - 4th place- Wedding Photography Directory national competition
March 7, 2008 - 3 finalist positions (out of 1600 entries) in Wedding Photography Directory national competition

March 3, 2008 -"Wedding Photo of the Month" .Wedding Photography Directory

February 20, 2008 - 3 out of top 10 finalist positions in Romance category - International -"Best of Weddings Contest" - Eventpix/WPPI -

Feb. 10, 2008 - CT "WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR" - CT Professional Photographers Association

Jan. 21, 2008 - Best in Show - CT Professional Photographers Association

Sept. 9, 2007 - Fuji Masterpeice Award - Professional Photographers of New England Convention in Sturbridge, MA

Sept. 9, 2007 - 2 Blue Ribbons, 2 Red Ribbons- Professional Photographers of New England

April 30, 2007 - "Wedding Photo of the Month" - Wedding-Photos.org

April 25, 2007 - 1st place in Wedding/Candid category for "With you every step" - CT Professional Photographers Association

April 25, 2007 - Best in Show for "Beautiful Day"- CT Professional Photographers Association

April 18, 2007 - chosen to represent Connecticut wedding photographers at Macy's Bridal Event at West Farms Mall

March 29, 2007 - INTERNATIONAL GRAND PRIZE WINNER! - Best of Weddings Contest for "With you every step"

February 22, 2007 - 4th place- Wedding Photography Directory national competition

February 2, 2007 - 4 out of top 10 semi-finalists positions in Romance category -International"Best of Weddings Contest" - - Eventpix/WPPI -

January 15, 2007 - Selected as "Top Photographer" pick- Wedding Photography Directory (currently 18 photographers chosen nationally.)

October 2006 - "VPS Winner"- Virtual Photography Studio

September 2006 - 1st place-- "Most creative image" competition - Pro Photo Home

June 2006 - "Image of the Month" - Wedding-photos.org -