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We are so honored to have been a part of Amanda and John’s Maui Wedding! It was one of those very rare rainy days on Maui where rain was pouring over the entire island all day. We consider rain a blessing, as it is much needed for our drinking water and the health of the […]

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Kristen is the sweetest young lady and it was such a pleasure photographing her Maui senior portraits. She was visiting from California and decided, what better place to take her senior portraits than on the beach in Maui!  Kristen enjoys playing basketball, flag football, running cross-country, and volleyball. In her free time from all those […]

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We have been photographing the Burnett family for years now! 7 years to be exact! They escape the cold winter in Alaska to come enjoy the beaches in Maui and relax! Every year this beautiful family documents their tip with Maui family portraits! What better way to see how much your family has grown and […]

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When your love is strong, and your bond is unbreakable, not even a global pandemic is going to get in the way! Samolia and Mark had originally planned for a beach wedding but switched to a venue wedding at Gannon’s due to permitting group size restrictions. This intimate, quiet setting proved to be a lovely […]

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This sweet Texas family loves Maui and after a long year of covid craziness and homeschooling, it was time for a break! They booked their Maui Family Portrait mini session with us to capture their sweet family and wanted to make sure and capture some fun playful shots along with the posed photos. We had […]

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Maui proposal photography at DT Fleming beach. A family portrait is the perfect cover for a proposal!

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The Alves family was an absolute delight to be around and photograph! Their session was so special because Mom and dad were celebrating 20 years of marriage. Maui beach portraits were definitely the best way to highlight this monumental event and get some updated family portraits! We paid extra attention to capturing some couple portraits […]

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Marissa & Ray were married on New Year’s eve, the perfect crescendo to a challenging year! We were so happy they chose us for their Maui Wedding Photography as they had an absolutely beautiful day surrounded by loving friends and family. They were married at St. Theresa’s Church in Kihei with a traditional Catholic ceremony […]

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This sweet Brooklyn couple traveled long and far with many restrictions in order for us to capture their gorgeous Maui elopement photography in paradise! Getting to Maui is no easy task with all our regulations. For anyone willing to put in the work you will be rewarded with beauty and relaxation! We feel blessed to […]

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Maya and her mom looked at many different photographers to find the best photographer for Maya’s Maui beach senior portrait session. We feel so honored that they chose us!! Senior portrait sessions are especially important because you only do them once in your lifetime! You can take family portraits year after year but you only […]

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The Takas-Stavrou family were here last in 2015 and decided they weren’t going to wait any longer to return!! 2020 may have been a mess for so many people but that wasn’t going to stop this family from a Maui vacation! What better time to take portraits as a family than while relaxing in Maui? […]

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For some couples, a destination wedding in paradise just seems out of reach. They prefer to celebrate back home where all their friends and family can attend. We asked Tathiane & Joe, “why a destination wedding in Maui?” They replied, “Because Maui is Our Place!” We knew then that our bright and airy Hawaii venue […]

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The Chung family was incredibly sweet and fun to photograph. They were a very close, laid back family full of laughs and smiles. During the session, Mrs. Chung recalled the fact that their family session was their first professional Maui family portraits they had taken. We are honored they chose us to capture this fun […]

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There are so many things we love about capturing clients Maui family photography and meeting their amazingly sweet families! The Shah family was here visiting Maui for their 3rd time! Their pretty much professional Hawaii vacationers at this point! This time we were chosen to document their special vacation memories for them and it was […]

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Madison and Austin have known each other from a very young age. They always had an undeniable connection and friendship and as they grew older they just grew closer and closer. This is a true definition of soul mates and these two were lucky enough to find each other early on in life. Many people […]

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Harsh contacted us a while back with a proposal idea for his one and only Aahuti. This wasn’t just any proposal, he wanted it to be a special surprise Maui proposal she would never forget! He was drawn to Olowalu pier because of a photo he saw with a rainbow in the sky above the […]

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We met mom Corina back in May when we did our senior portrait photography special! This spectacular woman just finished her bachelor’s degree and is now off to Law school. We celebrated her for her accomplishments and now it was time to capture the whole fam! We are honored to capture their Family Portraits in […]

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The Maybruck family, like so many of us, has spent the year rolling with the punches and trying to adjust to new norms. With online school, the stress of Covid, immense workloads, and just the overall stress of the year, the Maybrucks were in need of some tropical therapy and Maui sunshine! This fun and […]

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Emma & Jesse are a sweet local couple on the island of Oahu that we’ve been acquainted with for quite some time now. We were scheduled to shoot their wedding last April but then, well, Covid happened. They picked a date next spring to get married and in the meantime decided ‘why wait to start growing […]

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Being a Maui family photographer comes with many perks!! Meeting sweet families and seeing their love and happiness has got to be at the very top though!! There is nothing like a beautiful ohana with a strong connection, and we are so blessed to capture their family photography in Maui.  We met Alli, one of […]

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Top tips for planning your portrait session in Maui, Hawaii. 

LET OUR TEAM OF PROFESSIONALS CAPTURE YOUR MAUI MEMORIES

Your Maui Photography Team

karma hill

owner & founding photographer

brooke

director of operations

samantha

photographer

cheynice

photographer &
editor

Moorea

photographer

niki

photographer

Sophie

photographer

tenessa

photographer

kyra

photographer

Guille

photographer

Ev

photographer

karma hill

Owner & Founding Photographer

Karma was born in Utah but grew up on a teeny tiny island in the Puget Sound called Vashon Island, so she truly is an island girl at heart!  She loves capturing and creating beauty, and finds enjoyment in her side hobby of interior design.

brooke

director of operations

Brooke is also from Maui, Kula to be exact.  Her three favorite things are burritos, baseball, and bulldogs. Anyone else see a pattern there?  "B" is for the BEST, which Brooke definitely is as well as all of her favorite things.

cheynice

photographer & editor

Cheynice was born and raised here on Maui!  In her free time she trains as a bodybuilder, which also helps her support her photography skills by building up her camera arm muscles.

Sophie

photographer

Sophie first visited Maui on vacation four years ago and decided she loved it so much she would just stay! She has a true adventurous spirit, she hiked the Pacific Coast Trail for a month and enjoys getting around the island on her Honda CBR300 motorcycle, Vroom Vroom!!

samantha

photographer

Samantha and her sweet personality are from Charleston, South Carolina. She spent 13 years dancing classical ballet. She danced even throughout college, and also designed scenery for plays and musicals!

Moorea

photographer

Moorea is named after the Tahitian island of the same name. Although she did not grow up in the islands, it seems almost inevitable she would end up here with a name like that! Moorea loves to be in nature and spends as much time in the great outdoors as possible.

niki

photographer

Niki was born in Brooklyn, NY and raised in Raleigh, NC. She found her passion for photography when she left the south in her early 20s to travel the world. Now a long time resident of Maui, she enjoys spending time on the beach, snorkeling, gardening, and hiking to waterfalls.

tenessa

photographer

Tenessa is originally from San Diego, California. Before finding her passion for photography, she spent quite a bit of time in front of the camera as a background actor on ABC TV and other major networks.  She was even in a Six Flags roller coaster commercial and went upside down on various loops over 40 times for several hours!

kyra

photographer

Kyra grew up in the art capital of the pacific, Lahaina. She loves travel and has lived in California, New York, and on Oahu before returning to Maui. She has an eye for all things beautiful and loves the culture art brings to a community. Besides taking incredible family portraits, she also loves to draw and paint.

Guille

photographer

Originally from Argentina, Guille is passionate about photography, especially landscape and wildlife photography, so Maui is a great place for him to indulge in that passion. Lucky for us he also loves photographing people and is great at putting our clients at ease if front of his lens.

Ev

photographer

When not behind the camera Ev is a skilled pianist! She performed a piano concerto with the Honolulu Symphony in college, played piano since 6 and currently operates a piano studio out of her home with about 15 students!

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