Isabel Luna 15/09/2021
Meet Our Photographers: Ivan Castelan

Meet Our Photographers: Ivan Castelan

On-Site Photographer at Dreams Puerto Adventuras Ivan Castelan is on-site photographer at Dreams Hotels Puerto Adventuras whose passion for photography speaks for itself in the beautiful photos he captures. From weddings to lifestyle photoshoots, Ivan has an eye for capturing the love between couples and their special moments. Read on to learn more about where Ivan's passion for photography began and find out which photo is his favorite. Where are...

Isabel Luna 08/09/2021
Vibrant Couples Photo Shoot at Secrets Cap Cana

Vibrant Couples Photo Shoot at Secrets Cap Cana

There is nothing better than a great love story between great people. Tiona is a nurse and her husband, Raikheem, is active in the military. With three kids at home between the ages of 10 and 8 months old, the couple was able to enjoy some quiet time away to celebrate their 6th wedding anniversary at Secrets Cap Cana. During their stay, they met up with Adventure Photos' lifestyle photographer,...

Isabel Luna 25/08/2021
Stunning Couples Photo Shoot at Dreams Vistas

Stunning Couples Photo Shoot at Dreams Vistas

It was a pleasure to photograph Megan and Luke's romantic vacation memories at Dreams Vista Resort in Cancun. Our talented Adventure Photos' lifestyle photographer, Francesco, was honored to have the opportunity to document their adorable love story and we cannot wait to share it with you. How did you meet? Luke and Megan met in 2015 while they were both on vacations in Cancun, Mexico. Megan’s family was on her...

Isabel Luna 20/08/2021
Wedding Photoshoot at Dreams Natura

Wedding Photoshoot at Dreams Natura

Our talented Adventure Photos' photographer, Dani Antillanca, thoroughly enjoyed being able to capture Haley and Michael's big day at Dreams Natura in Cancun. We can't wait to share their heartwarming love story with you all as they recently tied the knot with this stunning destination wedding celebration in Mexico. How did you meet your partner? Michael and I met in college. We both attended Siena Heights University in Michigan. We...

Isabel Luna 04/08/2021
Romantic Engagement Shoot at Dreams Sands Resort

Romantic Engagement Shoot at Dreams Sands Resort

Our talented Adventure Photos' photographer, Ivan Castelan, had a wonderful time capturing Marisa and Alex's engagement session at Dreams Sands Cancun Resort and Spa. These high school sweethearts celebrated the proposal right on the beach at the Dreams Resort in Cancun. It was only fitting that they chose to have their engagement photos taken in the same place. We can't wait to share their adorable love story with you all...

Isabel Luna 21/07/2021
Babymoon Photoshoot Ideas

Babymoon Photoshoot Ideas

Celebrate the beauty of your pregnancy in a relaxed setting with a babymoon photoshoot during your trip to Mexico or the Caribbean with Adventure Photos. There are few things in the world more precious and spectacular than that soon-to-be-mama glow, and our photographers love to customize photoshoots to cater to this special occasion. Explore some of the neat ways our clients have designed their babymoon photos, so you can choose...

Isabel Luna 25/06/2021
Photo Wedding Gifts for Your Family

Photo Wedding Gifts for Your Family

Did you know you can transform your wedding photography into incredibly thoughtful wedding photo gifts for your loved ones? Explore the most creative ways our Adventure Photos’ clients capture and share unforgettable moments with their wedding guests via trendy and timeless photo gifts. What are the best photo gifts? Whether you want to gift your new spouse a spectacular shot of the two of you, as you made your vows,...

Isabel Luna 01/06/2021
When Should You Take Your Engagement Photos (and how to prepare)?

When Should You Take Your Engagement Photos (and how to prepare)?

Congratulations – you are at that very exciting stage of planning your engagement photos, which means you are already engaged or you will be soon! Wedding proposals are truly one of the most exciting milestones in any couple’s relationship, and we are delighted to share how and when is the best time to capture the essence of this moment. Whether it’s planning your wedding or the photos that will lead...

Isabel Luna 11/05/2021
What to Wear for Your Family Vacation Photos

What to Wear for Your Family Vacation Photos

We love it when our photography clients choose to wear special outfits for their family vacation photos. After years of working with tourists, from all around the world, we have definitely seen it all when it comes to great attire. For our team of professional lifestyle photographers, the most important thing is helping you achieve your unique photography vision and, for some, a big part of that is how you...

Isabel Luna 30/03/2021
25 Questions to Ask Your Wedding Photographer

25 Questions to Ask Your Wedding Photographer

One of the most important parts of wedding planning is ensuring you vibe with the vendors who will help deliver on your celebratory vision. When it comes to the busy wedding season, wedding photographers book up well in advance and the last thing you want is the last choice when it comes to who will be responsible for your wedding photos. Ensure your memories are captured how you want by...

Isabel Luna 24/02/2021
Best places to take beautiful pictures in Mexico

Best places to take beautiful pictures in Mexico

Mexico offers an incredibly diverse array of natural and cultural wonders, and we’ve collected our thoughts about where you can find some of the best places to take photos in the areas surrounding your resort. Whether you want to stay close to the pool or explore the cities and beaches beyond your immediate area, there will be plenty to do and photograph during your luxury Mexican vacation. Cenotes are certainly...

Isabel Luna 28/01/2021
Creative ideas for family photos during your vacation

Creative ideas for family photos during your vacation

At Adventure Photos, we love helping families capture really special moments, and one of the ways we help you do this is by exploring options for creative family photos while on vacation. Our professional photographers have years of experience working with wonderful families to create lasting memories. So, it makes sense we’ve picked up a few fun ways to really show off your familial pride while enjoying your tropical getaway....

Isabel Luna 18/12/2020
Candid vs. Posed Photography for your Wedding

Candid vs. Posed Photography for your Wedding

Customization and personality are key parts of the perfect wedding, which means it’s important to understand the difference between candid and posed photography. Gone are the days when couples wanted to have a series of overly formal, posed photographs. So, it’s crucial to ensure your wedding photographer knows how to bring out the smiles, laughter and silliness you share on your special day. Posed photography is perfect for SOME of...

Isabel Luna 04/12/2020
What is Lifestyle Photography?

What is Lifestyle Photography?

Lifestyle photography is a revolutionary way to capture authentic moments that totally depart from the overly contrived, posed photos of the past. Instead of stagnant backdrops and forced smiles, your Adventure Photos’ photographer will take photos as you are enjoying various aspects of your vacation. Whether it's playing on the beach with your family or that unique look your loved one gives you as you hold each under a sunset,...

Isabel Luna 23/10/2020
Must Have Destination Wedding Photos

Must Have Destination Wedding Photos

Learn where to take the perfect destination wedding photos, so you can capture beautiful memories that will last a lifetime. One of the greatest benefits of planning your destination wedding photos with Adventures Photos, is that you will have access to beautiful backdrops and talented photographers who will curate the perfect photoshoot. In this blog, we highlight some of our favourite destination wedding photo options that have wowed our clients...

Isabel Luna 23/09/2020
How to Choose a Destination Wedding Photographer

How to Choose a Destination Wedding Photographer

  Choosing a destination wedding photographer doesn’t have to be scary, but it does take time, thoughtfulness and an appropriate budget to ensure your photos align with your high expectations. When you plan a wedding in your hometown, likely you know someone who knows a photographer who can snap the photos of your special day. However, when you go abroad, you are likely going to need to rely on someone...

Isabel Luna 17/08/2020
All About First Looks on the Wedding Day

All About First Looks on the Wedding Day

What is a First Look? According to a report from Wedding Wire, 46% of newlywed couples in 2019 saw their partner on a “first look” prior to the ceremony. The “First look” is normally a very private intimate occasion where the groom sees his bride for the first time away from all the wedding guests. This will usually be a short time before the actual wedding ceremony starts. But however...

Isabel Luna 12/08/2020
Finding the Perfect Wedding Shoes

Finding the Perfect Wedding Shoes

ITS ALL ABOUT THE SHOES! Although the wedding dress may be the most important decision of your wedding attire, choosing the perfect pair of shoes is a close second. Shoes are the ultimate bridal accessory and a symbol of your personality and the mood of the wedding. Maybe you want them to make a fashion statement or simply be comfortable. There’s no greater feeling than finding those PERFECT wedding shoes,...

Isabel Luna 29/05/2020
Why is Photography Important?

Why is Photography Important?

The importance of photography is sometimes taken for granted, especially when everyone has an uncle or neighbor claiming to be a professional with their shiny new DSLR. However, when it comes to family photos to hang in a place of honor on our walls, it is always wise to hire someone with plenty of experience.  Why is photography important? The short answer is that without it we would have no...

Isabel Luna 22/05/2020
Monthly Featured Hotel: Dreams Palm Beach

Monthly Featured Hotel: Dreams Palm Beach

Dreams Palm Beach is a gem for travelers seeking white sand beaches, relaxation, and luxurious accommodations. This oceanfront all-inclusive resort can be found in Punta Cana, on the east coast of the Dominican Republic. It is suitable for both couples and families, with plenty of entertainment for guests of all ages, including access to exciting tours and excursions in the area. Why Stay at Dreams Palm Beach? Stunning views, luxury...

Isabel Luna 30/04/2020
Creative Ways to Trash the Dress

Creative Ways to Trash the Dress

Your wedding dress is a central feature of your special day, one that expresses your personality and makes you feel confident. Perhaps the only keepsake more important is your wedding photos, which is why many couples have chosen to incorporate trash the dress photos into their wedding packages. If you don’t mind a little mess and destruction, these trash the dress ideas can help you feature your gown and personality...

Isabel Luna 24/04/2020
Featured Hotels: Dreams Playa Mujeres & Secrets Playa Mujeres

Featured Hotels: Dreams Playa Mujeres & Secrets Playa Mujeres

When choosing your ideal resort location in Mexico, you may want to consider which hotels offer the best amenities for you and your travel companions. For example, is it family-friendly or geared toward couples? It’s also a great idea to visit a resort with onsite professional photographers and take advantage of their knowledge and expertise to get the best possible photos from your trip. Dreams Playa Mujeres and Secrets Playa...

Isabel Luna 31/03/2020
Tips to Create a Travel Photo Album You’ll Love

Tips to Create a Travel Photo Album You’ll Love

With the luxury of smartphones, nearly everyone walks around with a camera in their pocket at all times, snapping pics of everything that inspires them and collecting images of every important moment. Vacation pictures are high on the list of preservation priorities, but how do you display them in a perfect travel photo album if you’re not very experienced in photography?  Good photography can be tricky to master, and just...

Isabel Luna 30/03/2020
Beach Wedding Decoration Ideas

Beach Wedding Decoration Ideas

Having your wedding on a sandy beach in Mexico is a dream come true. The beautiful blue waves, tropical foliage, and sunny skies naturally create an ideal setting for a romantic ceremony. All you need to do is add a few small personal touches to pull it all together. Take a look at these beach wedding ideas for decorations, photos, and more so you can create and enjoy your picture-perfect...