What to do when your dream wedding photographer lives far away? You snag THIS deal from of our faves, Dustin Cantrell

Loooongtime partner of ours, traveling photographer Dustin Cantrell, is one of our favorites for a ton of reasons. He's been part of the offbeat community for years, has captured wild and woolly offbeat weddings that made us wild with envy, intimate couples sessions that melted our hearts, and knows his way around weddings large and super tiny.

Let's hear more about Dustin and the major Offbeat Bride deal he's got going that'll make getting him to your local or destination wedding so.much.easier…

Destination couples: one of our fave NY photographers is now offering no travel fees (& big discounts!) in a lot of Europe!

New York and Europe-based wedding photographer Carole Cohen has been on our team for YEARS now. We just keep seeing fabulous offbeat weddings submitted from her super thrilled clients. But I've got even bigger news about our resident bi-continental photographer. Carole is booking weddings in Europe full-time now, which means she's giving big ol' discounts AND no travel fees in these areas: Paris, the French Riviera, London, and Edinburgh. Plus, you can still snag her services in New York (and vicinity) and all over Europe.

This cave vow renewal in Mexico is pure family love

Entrepreneurs and adventure lovers, Sandi and Jimi, decided at the last minute to renew their vows with their three kiddos in a cenote (a natural pit) while traveling in Playa del Carmen. Pulling from their own cultures and experiences, they crafted a beautiful and intimate ceremony to re-bind their family together.

After that it was getting down to some serious play time with the kids in the wild foliage of Playa del Carmen, which is in no short supply of beauty. Let's put on our sun-soaked goggles for this cave vow renewal in Mexico.

Win half-off wedding photography with Lovesick's destination wedding contest!

The amazingly talented — and fun to hang out with — photographers at Lovesick want to be a part of one epic destination wedding. Tell them about your adorable/weird/fun/adventurous/offbeat destination wedding plans. If you are selected, Lovesick will offer HALF OFF their photography services. (And remember… anything outside of the Philadelphia/NJ/New York City area counts as a destination wedding for them.) Here's how to enter…