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Celebrating Life of the Day of the Dead - Tahiti Underwater Photography

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"Every year, for the last 4 years, on the Day of the Dead I celebrate life!" "As artists, our personal, creative projects keep our hearts inspired with beauty and love. My fine art photography project, La Catrina Sirena, combines my art, my…
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Cenote Elopement and Trash the Dress - Cherise and Tom

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"The images Del Sol produce showed a combination of passion, intimacy, and intensity that we had never seen before. Those are the qualities we wanted in our wedding." Everyone has a different vision of their wedding day. Cherise and Tom are…
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Cenote and Beach Trash the Dress for a Bride who can't swim!

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"I CANNOT swim (I THINK I can). We are adventurous though, so bring it on!" - Tracy Time and again we are blown away by brides and grooms who overcome their fear of water because for their LOVE of trash the dress photos. We have a whole collection…
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Special 20 year Vow Renewal - Sherri and Michael

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"Everything that we have been through together that has helped keep our marriage strong." - Sherri and Michael The most powerful bonds I've witnessed in my career are those of a family. Built through years of unconditional love and understanding.…
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The Catrina Sirena - A Tribute to Life on the Day of The Dead

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The first time I was taken to dive a shipwreck I was in awe. A dead, man-made structure had become a home for new life to flourish. The circle of Life and Death... happening in front of my eyes. It was beautiful, it was magical! I have always…
Cenote Weddings del Sol Photography

Una sesión de fotos aumenta integrantes en esta familia

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Luego de una sesión fotográfica, Berthil y Carlo regresaron a casa con un pasajero más en camino: un bebé. Hace 7 años, Berthil y Carlo viajaron a la Riviera Maya después de tres años de matrimonio y quisieron que este viaje tuviera…
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Surprise Mayan Wedding Ceremony - Cassandra and Joel

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When you're meant to have a wedding, the Universe will send you one! Once upon a time a couple of young lovers decided that instead of having a regular wedding, they would Travel to Riviera Maya, Mexico. Little did they know that a Mayan shaman…
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Pink Romance

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Would you fly to Mexico and leave your trip in our hands? Well, Audrey and Richy did! We met them 9 years ago, when we photographed their Trash The Dress. Their photo session turned into the beginning of a beautiful friendship. Every day…
This Guy Proposed To His Mermaid-Obsessed Girlfriend Underwater Riviera Maya Engagement The best wedding proposal ever*

Fairytale Mermaid Proposal - The best wedding proposal ever

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"Of course every little girl dreams of being a princess -- but my favorite was always Ariel. She could swim with all the fish and make music underwater with all of her friends... Of course she ends up marrying her Prince - Eric! How perfect…
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The impossible wedding - Susana the mermaid bride and Jovany

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"We had a wedding planner who told us: "you can't get married in the ocean, it's much too complicated. So we thought, ok, we'll get married on the beach like everyone else. Then we met Sol. She told us "you HAVE to do it! You have to get married…

Top Beach Wedding Photobombs

Did you know the word "photobombs" made its way into the Oxford dictionary in 2012? Here's the official definition: For information about planning your travel and room blocks, contact us.  WE plan trips, we have pics of the hotels we love…

Why Rain on your Wedding Day is Awesome

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Rain on your wedding day - every wedding day plan begins without it but we believe the weddings that do find the rain get blessed. Rain is the giver of rainbows, epic sunsets with skies and clouds turning ridiculous colors of oranges and reds.…
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You've never seen a maternity session like this before - the Four Elements

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"I can create an experience to connect you with yourself, with your loved ones, with the four elements. I will send you back to your life more powerful and with a greater appreciation of life’s beauty" - Sol The elements that form the…

Epic Cenote Wedding Ceremony - Cori and Dax

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While Mexican beaches remain unparalleled for their white sands and turquoise waters, we often venture off the playa during our visits. Cenote weddings and cenotes have become one of our favorite private spots to explore. We love these hidden…

A bride brings her baby for a unique trash the dress

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"Fue idea de Carlos, mi esposo, de hacer un Trash the Dress doble. Lo que me pareció padrísimo porque tanto a Julia - la bebé - como a mí, nos encantan las fotos. Les conté a mis amigas y también les encantó la idea, les pareció muy…
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Freediving the True Wet Suit with Whale Sharks and Manta Rays

One day I woke up and realized that somehow I am making photos that blow my mind.  Honestly, how did I get lucky enough to take photographs below the surface of the ocean? I seek to be humble and continue to pinch myself daily and thank God…
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A bride who cant swim makes amazing underwater photographs

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When you get contacted by and are asked for underwater photos, and you just read "Bride can't swim" on the shoot notes...it makes you start to wonder. "Naturally, the look of the amazing underwater photographs I make and the final image are…
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Hurricane Wedding - Vanessa and Tony

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This is my story of a small wedding planned on August 19, 2006 on a coastal island in Mexico... I have been to hundreds weddings and they almost follow the same story... bride gets ready, bride walks down aisle, ceremony, first kiss etc.. Although…
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A Resting Place for Julie - Cenote Tribute Ceremony

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A resting place for Julie.  Kutrina's mother Julie passed away in Canada and she wanted to do something special to say goodbye. Kutrina decided to take Julie's ashes and her three beautiful children to Mexico for an experience they will never…
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Story Behind the Photo - Wedding Photobomb

Wedding Photobombs Anticipar - Preparar - Disparar Anticipation - Preparation - Shoot *english version below Las fotos inesperadas son algo genial!  Y son capturadas cuando estamos en el lugar adecuado y listos.. cuando sucede…
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Mermaid Family Portrait - Cenote and Beach Trash the Tail!

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Contact us to plan your own mermaid family portraits photoshoot "I love being able to make my girl's dreams come true. Love that with small details, their imagination can make great things." - Enrique We love new experiences and…
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La Catrina Sirena - The Mermaid Catrina

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Once upon a time, there was a woman who loved the water and the ocean so much that found a way to stay in it for eternity. Underwater day of the dead Catrina Calavera Mermaid She became The Mermaid Catrina... she can be found in the ocean,…
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Five Days, Five Mermaids - The Making of the Catrina Sirena

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Photographs and words: Sol Tamargo Video: Marco Be sure to check out the full photoshoot Growing up in the ocean, mermaids have been always my favorite. I used to draw them all the time and now I can take pictures of them! Since I was a…
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Del Sol Photography - Contributors for the Huffington Post

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We are proud to have our work shared with a global audience. Specifically, we would like to thank the Huffington Post for featuring us in so many articles and for constantly asking for our images to serve as features for their stories.  With…
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Adam & Eve Cenote Trash the Dress - Emily and Scotty

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“When I first saw Emily I thought she was the most beautiful girl I have ever seen. Five years later I saw her again - this time I had to make it happen!” - Scotty Emily and Scotty have an amazing connection and we love the story of…
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Isla Mujeres Whale Shark Photo Adventure - Del Sol Photography

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For me, my travels have been the chance to go to a place that already exists in my imagination - Hugo Pratt #Aworldofitsown We love beauty, it's our life and our passion. We love whale shark photo tours !!!  We live in a gorgeous place…
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Havana, Cuba Photo Adventure Tour - Lauren & Preston

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We were lucky enough to be commissioned by our friend Russell Brown to document Lauren and Preston on their honeymoon. This wasn't a typical resort honeymoon though, this one took them on an epic Havana Cuba Photo Adventure Tour. Here's…
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Yucatan Trash the Dress Adventure - Javier & Clara

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 This was a once in a lifetime adventure, those that you will remember forever.... everything was magical and spontaneous, simple, joyful, and with super good vibes. - Javier Life, love and experiences are the passions behind Del Sol.…
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Thailand Trash the Dress - Koh Samui Photo Adventure - Phoebe and Jonathan

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"Life's an Adventure" is not just a saying at Del Sol, it's in our job description. We're lucky to live awesome lives, photographing amazing people having epic experiences in incredible locations. This story starts when Phoebe and Jonathan…
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Best of Engagement and Wedding Rings

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Have a peek at our logo, any thoughts as to what some of the inspiration was behind the design of the symbol? The idea behind it is from engagement and wedding rings! You probably guessed... Yes there is a flaming wedding ring in hanging…

Freediving in the MUSA Underwater Museum

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Peter is a tech innovator and entrepreneur who spends his days designing luxury mobile phones at his company Mobiado. He's also very passionate about travel, exploration, scuba and freediving. He made plans to visit several incredibly unique…
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Happy Father's day - Favorite Father Wedding Moments

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Let's face it, where would we be without our father?  Our father is our rock, our foundation and our safety net. He always has a shoulder to lean on.  These are our special father daughter moments! For information about planning your travel…
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Wedding day Alcohol

Dear Alcohol - we had a deal where you would make me funnier, smarter and a better dancer... I saw the video, we need to talk. For information about planning your travel and room blocks for your trip, we can help…WE plan trips, we have pics…
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Xcaret Trash the Dress

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The Xcaret trash the dress of Meli and Derek was a SUPER day in many ways. The couple tied the knot in an elegant wedding at Xcaret and we were excited to share an intimate day with them in a trash the dress session where they could let their…
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Mother's Day - Tribute to Moms at Weddings

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This is our Mother's day tribute It's Mother's Day this weekend and we're celebrating our favorite moments of moms at weddings. Mothers of the bride, mothers of the groom and moms chasing the tiniest guests around trying to get them to sit…
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Trash the dress workshop photography - San Luis Potosi

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Our co-founder Sol traveled to the state of San Luis Potosi in Mexico to teach a workshop and discovered a whole new world of stunning locations for adventure photography! Mountains and valleys, forests and rivers and waterfalls, the natural…
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Discovering San Luis Potosi Mexico #Aworldofitsown

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This is a documentary about discovering San Luis Potosi Mexico #Aworldofitsown. Mexico is an incredible country full of surprises and magical natural regions to be discovered. From the Sierra Madre mountains, the deserts of Baja California,…
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Janine's Healing Art Photography Experience

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This is a story of hope and Janine's Healing Art art photography session. In 2014, Janine suffered a monumental loss when her fiancé passed away 2 months before their wedding day.  To deal with her grief she decided to create a memorial…

Riviera Maya Trash the Dress Adam and Eve Cenote Sexiness

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I must say that I get very very excited when a client enables me to innovate in a session like this one.  The underwater trash the dress (TTD) session is something that isn't very common these days, but in the Riviera Maya, there seems to be…
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Belize Trash the Dress Adventure at Ambergris Caye - Lara and Josh

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When Lara and Josh contacted us about traveling to Belize for their wedding and trash the dress shoot, we jumped at the chance for adventure! A four hour drive south from Playa del Carmen and a flight on a private plane brought us to the charming…
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Belize Adventure Wedding at Ambergris Caye

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This Belize wedding was a grand adventure for Del Sol Photography, heading south to the tropical island of Ambergris Caye to celebrate the union of a gorgeous couple. A four-hour drive and a "puddle jumper" flight in a private plane and we were…