Another Beautiful beach wedding at Kapalua Bay in Maui. This bride and groom arrived in style, had an intimate beach wedding and then enjoyed a lovely dinner at Merriman’s.
Here’s a sneak preview of what I’ve been up to.
Shoes On Vehicle Ancient Romans used to transfer to the Groom his authority over his Bride when her Father gave the Groom her shoes. In later years, guests threw their own shoes at the newlyweds to signify this transfer of authority. Today, this tradition is kept alive by simply tying old shoes to the back of the newlywed’s vehicle before … Read More
Garter Brides originally tossed a garter, rather than a bouquet, at a wedding reception. In the 14th century, this custom changed after Brides became tired of fighting off drunken men who tried to remove the garter themselves! According to one legend, the garter toss in England evolved from an earlier tradition of “flinging the stocking”. On their wedding night, guests … Read More
Penny In Shoe This is a European tradition to bring the Bride good luck, fortune, and protection against want. After the Wedding Day, the lucky penny can be turned into a piece of jewelry as a pendant, charm for a bracelet, or ring setting.
Wedding Traditions of Africa’s Northwest Region Wedding traditions in Africa have some of the oldest customs in the world, as it is the oldest continent on earth. Many of the traditions are of religious, cultural or tribal spirited. In the northwest region of Africa, where you will find such countries as Algeria, Morocco, Niger and Nigeria, you will see the … Read More
This photo was taken on the beach at Mama’s Fish House. Autumn had her beautiful baby just three days after this photo was taken by Nicole at Behind The Lens Maui. To book your session please call Nicole at :808 205-2366
Wedding season is still keeping me busy with capturing ceremony’s so, keep up with my blog has been a challenge. I have to say, ” that I have been having so much fun, meeting so may great couples as well as making new friends. ” Many of the weddings this season have been beach weddings, the ceremony’s facilitated on many … Read More
Maui Surfer Girls- Dustin Tester owner of Maui Surfer Girls gave a fabulous surf lesson to a great honeymoon couple from New York City. Behind The Lens Maui is available to shoot your surf lessons and or document your Maui Vacation photography needs.
Aloha, It’s been a very busy summer and it’s been one beautiful wedding after another here on Maui. I have been photographing up to three weddings per day and have had numerous all day weddings June, July and August. It looks like I am slowing down a bit for September a little bit which is great becuase I can finally … Read More