Awards, Recognition & Features

Details of my various awards, recognition and features:

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

The Awards:

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2nd Place – Other Vendors category – AG|WPJA Q2 2016 Photo Contest

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From Jodi & Simon’s wedding at Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill

 

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6th Place – Reception category – AG|WPJA Q2 2016 Photo Contest

Colour documentary wedding photography of male wedding guests enjoying cigars, during the evening reception at Highdown Vineyard in Ferring, West Sussex.

From Crystal & Dom’s wedding at Highdown Vineyard, West Sussex

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18th Place – Other Vendors category – AG|WPJA Q4 2015 Photo Contest

Award winning wedding photography of a magician at Grendon Lakes in Northamptonshire

From Hollie & Dan’s wedding at Grendon Lakes, Northamptonshire

 

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

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16th Place – Other Vendors category – WPJA Q4 2015 Photo Contest

Ashridge House wedding photography of the wedding videographer adjusting settings of the video booth

From Carly & Sonny’s wedding at Ashridge House, Berkhamsted

 

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“April 5, 2017
Dear Darren

We, at Acuity Press, want to congratulate you on being selected in the final round of judging by our curator, Colin Westerbeck. Your work will be one of the twenty bodies of work included in the book, Street Photography 2016.

Mr. Westerbeck looked closely at all the great work that our preliminary judges selected and notified us yesterday of his final decisions. We look forward to moving your work into the nest steps for the design of the book, Street Photography 2016.
We want to take this moment to acknowledge you for your time and efforts in making and submitting your photography for this project that wholeheartedly believe in. We are very excited to begin the production of a beautifully designed book curated by one of the most recognized people in this field.
Again, congratulations on being selected.

Everard Williams
Dennis Keeley”

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Street Photography 2016

 

Amour Magazine – The Bedfordshire Wedding Directory

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Spring 2017:  ‘5 Great Tips On How To Find The Right Photographer’ – written by Darren Lehane in Issue #1  – Amour Magazine: The Bedfordshire Wedding Directory

Various Images Featured in The Guardian national newspaper

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The Guardian Weekend Magazine Best Photos on the theme of ‘Commuting’ (2009)

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The Guardian Weekend Magazine Best Photos on the theme of ‘Trading Up’ (2009)

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The Guardian Weekend Magazine Best Photos on the theme of ‘Loss’ (2011)

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