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We had so much fun taking these Maui Portraits of Ashley, especially since they were in celebration of her 15th birthday! Wendy decided that instead of throwing her daughter a traditional quinceanera she would take her on a trip to Maui. What a great idea, and we are so glad we could be part of […]

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Our team at Karma Hill Photography is honored to be on the list of Hawaii’s Best Wedding Photographers for the third consecutive year!  Each year, the readers of Hawaii Magazine vote for their favorites both for each island and statewide in their Best of the Best issue!  We love that the wedding photography category is for […]

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Abby and Sydney were so much fun to photograph for these Maui Beach Portraits! They were so darling together and had a great time. Abby was so sweet and hilarious as she told me about being in 8th grade and going to High School next year. Sydney had a little bit of that six-year-old spice and […]

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We can’t think of a better way to celebrate a first birthday than by taking Maui Child Portraits! Little Aria just turned one and couldn’t be more darling. We are honestly still gushing over all of her sweet baby glory. From adorable outfits to hilarious facial expressions, she has us wrapped tightly around her finger. We […]

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We have been offering Magical Children’s Portraits for some time now and we get asked from time to time if we offer more than just Magical Portraits for kids, what about a Magical Maui Family Portrait, or Magical Engagement Portrait?! Well, you asked and we answered our very first Magical Maui Family Portrait! A magical […]

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The Fuentebella Family is so sweet, we had an absolute blast being their Maui Family Photographer! They love spending time together as a family and wanted to document this trip in an extra special way with a fun session at Heritage Gardens. We couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful morning! Dad, Rodney, is super into […]

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The Affany Family chose us to be their Maui Family Photographer to document their first visit to Maui from California! They are a family of five, with three daughters; Sabrina, Lyla, and Sofia. They were all so model-like and loved being in front of the camera. The youngest of the girls, Sophia, had the best time, […]

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Traci was so excited to schedule a Maui Family Portraits session with us so she could have some fun photos with the beautiful Maui scenery to hang around their home. We are so excited these photos will be on their walls, always reminding them of the time in Maui and of their love for each other. […]

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It was a pleasure to be the Maui Family Portrait Photographer for the Edwards Family. Marie and her husband celebrated 14 years of marriage on July 29th, and decided to visit Maui for the very first time to commemorate the occasion! Congratulations you two! They brought their 3 sons with them to join in on the fun, and […]

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Karma Hill Photography Named One of Hawaii’s Best Photographers in Hawaii Magazine Poll Everyone at Karma Hill Photography is so honored to be voted in the Top 5 Wedding Photographers in ALL of Hawaii by the readers of Hawaii Magazine in their Best of the Best in Hawaii issue!  We have been photographing weddings and […]

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After hanging out with the whole Grotkowski crew the day before, this moment was for a special little lady that’s preparing to turn six. Hannah’s Magical Maui Child Portrait was like something out of a dream. Though we got rained out at our original location, we went with the flow and found another spot to […]

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Welcome to the New Karma Hill Photography Blog   After almost 10 years of weddings on our old blog, we are transitioning over to a new Karma Hill Photography blog that is more streamlined and easier to use. This means not all of our past weddings, family portraits, couples portraits and so much more are […]

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Top 10 Maui Portrait Planning Tips

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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

chantelle

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!

chantelle

photographer

Chantelle is originally from Maui but spent 12 years living in Lake Tahoe, California. It's a beautiful spot in the country, but it couldn't keep her from island life! She's a sucker for cheesy TV shows and alternative 90s music.

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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808-873-0789

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WAILUKU, HI

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