Wedding Traditions of Eastern Europe’s Northern Region Wedding traditions in Eastern Europe has so much history to it that a history book on this subject alone can be written. For the countries of Estonia and Lithuania, they may include some of the oddest traditions of them all. Estonia The country of Estonia may in fact have the oddest wedding traditions … Read More
Wedding Traditions of Eastern Europe’s Western Region Wedding traditions in the western region of Eastern Europe is very simple, but yet done with a sense of history in each of their wedding ceremonies and receptions. For countries such as the Czech Republic and Poland, their history’s go back for hundreds of years and yet their traditions continue, to go along … Read More
Wedding Traditions of Eastern Europe’s Southern Region Wedding traditions throughout Eastern Europe often bring the glory of their past and bring it to more modern times. In the southern region, which includes countries such as Albania, Croatia and Serbia, these traditional ceremonies often meet those criteria. Albania – In Albania, the bringing together of a bride and a groom is … Read More
The lei custom was introduced to the Hawaiian Islands by early Polynesian voyagers, who took an incredible journey from Tahiti, navigating by the stars in sailing canoes. With these early settlers, the lei tradition in Hawaii was born. Leis were constructed of flowers, leaves, shells, seeds, nuts, feathers, and even bone and teeth of various animals. In Hawaiian tradition, these … Read More
It was another beautiful beach wedding at Poolenlena. This mainland couple is taking there first walk together as husband and wife.
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.
Wedding Traditions of Eastern Europe’s Central Region Wedding traditions of Eastern Europe has grand traditions that have been part of the regions many years. Although modern traditions have been incorporated, older traditions still remain. For the countries of Bulgaria, Hungary and Romania, they are no exception. Bulgaria – In old Koprivshttiza, it was the mother who chose her son’s bride. … Read More
Over the the past five years I have captured numerous surf lessons and surf camps in Maui and Costa Rica for the owner of Maui Surfer Girls, “Dustin Tester”. Below are a couple shots of the girls who attended Maui Surfer Girls Camp this summer. Maui Surfer Girls (MSG) was established in 2001 with a mission to build self-confidence in … Read More
A recent photo from a wedding at Paipu Beach in Maui. This beautiful young couple have actually been dating since they were 14 years old. Sometimes things are just meant to be.