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May 14, 2020

5 Tips for The Best Maui Senior Portrait Experience


Last Updated on February 9, 2023 by Karma Hill

Graduation is a perfect time for Maui Senior and Maui Graduation Portraits! In these photos, we capture a time of celebration, the feeling of hitting one of life’s most important commitments. We create a timeless memory to share over the years to come!

In this post, we’ll be dishing out 5 helpful tips to having the best senior portraits here in Hawaii with Karma Hill Photography! Let’s dive in!

Choose outfits that make you feel like YOU!

Keep it authentic because these images are reflections of your personality. If you wear ripped jeans, sport them proudly. If you love the classy style, go for it. When you feel good about what you wear, you’ll feel comfortable regardless!

maui senior portrait
Hawaii senior portrait

Bring on the props!

Add special touches to your Maui senior portrait with props like a lei, surfboard, flower crown, a photo of you from elementary school, whatever you can imagine! We love these little additions. It adds color. It adds style. It even adds sentimental importance to your session.

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maui senior portrait
graduation photography on maui

We encourage outfit changes!

Express yourself casually, athletically, or formally… the options are never-ending. Changing into another outfit doesn’t take too much time out of your Maui senior portrait session, so go for it! By letting us know you have a variety of styles to wear, we’ll manage our time and get each outfit choice in with the background you want. Simple!

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hawaii graduation photos

It’s okay to be camera shy!

What do you mean you’re not America’s Next Top Model and don’t know how to pose? Just kidding — we’d never say that. Leave that part to us and don’t worry about being shy in front of the camera! We’ll let you know what to do with your hands or if your hair is out of place. At the end of your session, you’ll look like a natural in front of our camera. Trust us.

maui senior portrait

Expect to have fun!

You know the pictures of people laughing way too much or the captures of genuine smiles that show more teeth than usual? Yeah, we love that! We want you to have fun during your session. We want you to express how excited you are to celebrate a milestone you’ve earned! All of these little things together create the best photos! So let loose and have fun during your Maui Senior Portrait Session.

maui senior portrait
maui senior portrait

With these helpful tips, you’ll fall in love with your Maui senior portrait session! Capture the excitement of graduating. And be ready to share your epic photos with your family and friends while you celebrate! Cheers and congratulations!!

Contact us today to find out more!

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Karma Hill is the owner of Karma Hill Photography, Simple Maui Wedding, Simple Oahu Wedding, and Simple Hawaii Wedding, marking a significant presence in the Hawaii wedding community since 2007. With a wealth of experience and a vast collection of informative posts on weddings and photography in Hawaii, Karma Hill offers unparalleled expertise. Explore the world of photography and wedding planning across Hawaii by visiting Karma's websites.

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