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Aman was so excited to plan a Maui Surprise Proposal for Chhavi! He created a beautifully detailed vision with the help of the team at Hotel Wailea. And we were able to talk every aspect over with him prior to the big moment to make sure we were all on the same page 🙂 . […]

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We were so excited to be invited by Anthony to capture his Maui Surprise Proposal to Olivia! Being part of documenting their love was an absolute honor! As we crouched behind the bushes, Anthony dropped to one knee with ring in hand. Capturing this moment for this couple to relive and share with loved ones, […]

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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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It’s always an honor to photograph a Maui surprise proposal! Kristina and Anthony have been dating for 1 year and they have so much to celebrate 🙂 . This is her 25th birthday vacation and she had no clue Anthony was going to propose, or that we were there to capture it on camera! What a sweet and special […]

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These two were so sweet together at their Maui Surprise Proposal! After meeting online and being together for a year, they couldn’t be more excited to spend the rest of their lives together. Getting to know their story and hear how Edward prepared for this special day was such a treat for us 🙂 . Edward […]

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Photographing this Maui Surprise Proposal was such a thrill! We kept a sneaky distance prior to the big moment, as to not spoil the surprise for Odette. After Sammy got down on one knee and the couple embraced for a hug and kiss, we made our presence known. We loved having the opportunity to witness these special […]

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Robert planned the sweetest Maui Proposal for the love of his life! Brooke had no idea she was about to be proposed to when they went on a beach walk before their dinner reservation at Ko. Robert ensured they looked fantastic in these photos by timing it with an occasion he knew they’d dressed up for. Smart […]

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On bended knee, Marcus gave Taylor the surprise of a lifetime. Though she knew hey were headed this way, she had no idea she was about to get the Maui Proposal of her dreams. After Marcus conspired with his future mother-in-law, this stunning bride-to-be thought she was having college graduation and couples portraits taken as […]

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On a misty morning, as day was just beginning to break, we had the absolute pleasure of capturing the surprise of a lifetime for Kelly. As Zach dropped to one knee to commence with his Maui Proposal idea, it was as if the world melted away, leaving just love behind. This was a beautiful moment […]

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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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OFFICE PHONE
808-873-0789

STUDIO LOCATION
WAILUKU, HI

STUDIO HOURS
M-F 9AM-4:30 PM

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