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We never get tired of taking Maui Beach Portraits, especially when the setting and lighting is as good as it was from this session! The Breen Family used to live here in the islands so getting to take their photos was extra fun. One of the couples even got married here at the Ritz years […]

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Starting our day by taking Maui Family Portraits is one of our absolute favorite things! What could be better than being at the beach with a fun crew like the Kruzel’s and Polanski’s? They were seriously such a precious family filled with lots of love and the most adorable little ones!! All the kids were […]

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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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We couldn’t have asked for a better start to our day than taking this crew’s Maui Family Portraits. It was a beautiful day and this family coordinated their outfits perfectly. Planning what to wear for photos with extended family can be tricky, and we love the idea of mixing pastel tones with neutrals. Just like seen […]

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While here on vacation from Canada the Rogers’ decided it was the perfect opportunity to take Maui Family Portraits. We met this crew at the rental house they were staying at and immediately fell in love with their sweet personalities. It was especially fun for us to capture these moments of these adorable cousins playing together […]

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While planning a special surprise trip to Hawaii for Bill’s 60th birthday, the Engel’s knew they wanted Maui Family Portraits taken. So we were honored when they reached out and asked us to be their photographer! We love a good surprise and this was a big one! For his birthday on December 30th, he had no clue he […]

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We had the most fun taking the Choe’s Maui Family Reunion Portraits! While visiting the island to celebrate their parents’ 50th Anniversary and have a fun family reunion, it was the perfect time to take photos to remember the occasion. We hope every time they see these photos they are reminded of how lucky they all […]

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We loved shooting these Maui Family Beach Portraits. Coming from all over the country the Sutherland’s were excited to meet up in Maui for a family reunion! Not only were they celebrating all being together, but also the recent engagement of Colleen and Luke! Congratulations lovebirds 🙂 . The Sutherland’s Maui Family Beach Portraits were […]

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We were so excited when Noelle contacted us to schedule this Maui Family Portrait session in honor of her parent’s 50th anniversary! Capturing multiple generations on camera is always a special experience and this case was no exception. Can you spot all four generations pictured? We especially love this photo of the group’s newest addition with his […]

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With Dick and Carolyn celebrating 50 years of marriage with all of their posterity, a Maui Family Portrait session was in order 🙂 . It is always a special opportunity when we are invited to document multiple generations in one family, and this occasion was no exception! Witnessing as this wonderful group interacted together we were inspired […]

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This crew were so sweet together during their Maui Beach Family Portrait session! Coming from California, where Grandpa Joe used to play basketball for UCLA, he and Valerie have been visiting Hawaii every year around this time. Now that they are celebrating 50 years of marriage, they were excited to document the occasion with their children and […]

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We are always so honored when we have the opportunity to photograph multiple generations for their Maui Family Portraits! We know it isn’t always easy getting everyone in an extended family together and we applaud groups like the Green Family who make it happen. This crew was so sweet together and wanted to be sure to […]

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With this being the kids first time to the island this group was so excited to have Maui Beach Portraits taken at Southside Beach! While this location is stunning, it isn’t the easiest for wheelchair access so the family came just a little early so the grandpa would be ready for photos on the beach when it […]

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While on vacation, the Ramirez Family decided it was the perfect opportunity to get Maui Beach Portraits! This was one fun crew and spending the morning with them at Southside Beach was the perfect start to our day. Just take a peek at these photos, they are so full of personality, we think you’ll agree the […]

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With this being the Flaherty’s first big family trip to Maui with grandparents, children, and grandbabies it was the perfect opportunity for a Maui Family Portrait session! We loved working with this crew and could not be more thrilled with how their photos turned out. They were all having so much fun together, it was an […]

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Since this was the Milton’s first time to Maui as a whole family, it was the perfect occasion for a Maui Family Portrait Session! They’ve been loving swimming in the warm Maui waters, especially since where they’re from in Oregon has freezing cold water. We loved watching them run along the sandy beach and splash in the […]

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Maisee brought her husband and darling daughter to meet up with her parents for a little family reunion in Maui. With it being all of their first time on the Island, it was the perfect occasion for a Maui Family Portrait session! They made there way here from two midwest states, and wanted to soak up as […]

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You can’t help but smile when you get these many family members together. The laughter and antics run high during a Maui Reunion Portrait and the Smith Family was no exception. With three generations gathering on the Kapalua shore, we had such a blast with these kind hearts as they reveled in the family bonding […]

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We absolutely adored spending a magnificent morning with the Pia Family & Co. for their Maui Family Reunion Portrait. Gathering from both Carolina’s and Florida, they were all so excited for some fun in the fun. With an anniversary to celebrate, and family bonding to attend to, their agendas were full of laughter and good […]

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There are few memories more sweet than that of family bonding time. With three generations gathering on the golden shore, the Neilson’s knew that this was the prime opportunity to capture a Maui Family Portrait. Leaving the mainland, work, and reality behind for a week in paradise, these fabulous family units united for a reunion […]

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

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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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