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January 3, 2024

Forever 21 – The Soares’ Oahu Family Portrait


Last Updated on April 30, 2024 by Karma Hill

On a beautiful morning in Oahu, the Soares chose to celebrate both quality family time and their daughter Chelsea’s 21st birthday in a unique way – with a memorable Oahu family portrait session. This lighthearted and cohesive family embraced the golden sand, creating a picturesque scene that perfectly reflected their love and unity. They hoped to capture some traditional family portraits to remember their time in Hawaii. It was the perfect way to end 2023 and celebrate Chelsea’s birthday!

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What immediately caught our attention during the Oahu family portrait session was the family’s impeccable coordination. Their choice of sand and brown colors effortlessly blended with the golden hues of the sandy beach, creating a visually stunning backdrop. The cohesion of their outfits added an elegant touch, enhancing the overall aesthetic of the photographs.

At Waialae Beach, the calmness of the water mirrored the serenity felt by this loving family. As they strolled hand in hand, their bond and closeness were palpable. Each step taken represented not only a physical journey along the shore but also a celebration of cherished memories and the marking of Chelsea’s milestone birthday.

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oahu family portrait
oahu family portrait

Throughout their Oahu family portrait session, this family savored every second of being together. With smiles that lit up their faces, they exuded a contagious energy that spread joy to everyone around them. Nelson and Sanya’s love clearly is the foundation that holds their family together.

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oahu family portrait

It was a privilege to capture not only the family’s togetherness but also individual portraits of Chelsea to commemorate her special day! The portraits captured the essence of her vibrant personality, showcasing her family’s love and support as she embraced her 21st year with open arms.

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Happy 21st birthday, Chelsea! May your journey ahead be filled with love, joy, and countless reasons to celebrate! Mahalo for choosing Karma Hill Photography to capture your family portrait! We wish you a peaceful new year!


Time Of Day: Morning

Time Of Day: Morning

Beach Portrait Location: Wai’alae Beach Park

Oahu Family Portrait: Lauren from Karma Hill Photography

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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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