Couples on the Mediterranean island of Malta believe that a rainy wedding day brings good luck. Other cultures feel the same way, but not so everywhere, where it seems like tempting fate by even thinking about the chance of rain on the date of your nuptials.
If it does rain, take heart. There are simple precautions you can take to protect your ceremony and guests. And rainy conditions can present unexpected, extraordinary opportunities for your wedding photojournalist to capture lovely, funny and sometimes dramatic photographs.