When capturing real meaning is your goal, this Connecticut wedding photographer is the key

Warm, authentic, and candid: these are three words that totally match our super talented photographer partner, Allie Dearie Photography. Allie is based in New London, Connecticut and captures everything that we love about offbeat weddings. So whether your wedding is big or small, on a warm beach far away or right at home in New England, Allie will deliver the true love story of your day with a narrative eye and attention to all of the elements that you want preserved in your memory. Shall we meet her?

A chat with offbeat wedding planning, Mama Hen organizing genius, Maven Macaw Events

When you're scoping out the selection of vendors for your offbeat wedding, there's one sign that ensures you're dealing with someone who knows how it goes… when they themselves had an offbeat wedding! That's definitely the case with our girl Beca Oliveira at Maven Macaw Events. So when we wanted to catch up with her to see how her amazing clients were rocking their weddings (with her pro guidance, natch!), we got the tea.

Don't miss these massive discounts (+ free wedding photography!) from one of our most talented wedding photographers

We've been featuring weddings photographed by Justine Johnson for YEARS and we heart her so hard. It's totally easy to recommend Justine to offbeat couples when we're asked. Justine is super talented, super hands-off and photojournalistic in style, and is the most professional when it comes to navigating ANY kind of offbeat wedding.

But wait, we've got TWO very special offers when you choose Justine to capture all your amazing wedding details.

BIG news from one of our most popular wedding photographers, Milestone Images, means a RAD deal for you

Our LOOONGTIME partner and photography goddess Angela Gaul of Hudson Valley's Milestone Images has worked miracles for offbeat couples, from making wedding photography affordable to those who may otherwise not be able to snag it, to providing stunning images to couples from quirky to totally immersed in subcultures.

It's been a while since we talked with her and now we've got REASONS. Big news in her personal life AND huge news for those of you on a budget looking for top-notch wedding photography. Let's see what's new with Angela…

Win free wedding photography from this "chill, informative & competently non-judgmental" photographer

Though she's based in Portland, Maine, Justine regularly travels all over New England and the US (including Austin, NYC, Philadelphia, Puerto Rico, DC, and California) to shoot and weddings. But she loves to travel so much that she actually has a list of dream locations/venues/themes that she'll offer discounts just to be able to shoot!

But that's not all, she's also hosting another contest that could garner you free wedding photographer. Check it out…