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.
Taking pictures of your new baby is a great way to preserve life long memories. Baby pictures can also make great postcards, keepsakes, or baby shower gifts. Here are some simple tips to get great baby pictures: 1) Avoid bright light – Babies are especially sensitive to bright light including harsh sunlight and flash photography. If possible, try to take … Read More
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
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
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
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
Here’s a shot from a recent Maui wedding at Poolenlena Beach which is the beach next to Paipu Beach. I have had the pleasure of working with numerous brides and grooms capturing their day. Working as a Maui Photographer has been a dream come true.
A beautiful sunset at Poolenalena Beach in Maui, Hawaii