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The Chew Family’s Maui Beach Portraits were so much fun, they were leaping under the sun! Figuratively and literally! We met up with this amazing crew on Baby Beach’s shore in Lahaina to capture their smiles against the evening’s soft lighting. Having visited the islands at least annually for the last eighteen years, the Chews […]

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Family Portraits in Maui don’t get more fun than this! We met up with the Diamond Ohana at Baby Beach for a day filled with smiles and plenty of action shots! After a hilarious mix-up with a different photographer (more on this later), we gathered this beautiful crew and clicked away as they did their […]

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The Huff Ohana is celebrating a 25th anniversary and a graduation in the spring, so it was the perfect time to capture a combo of Senior Portraits and Maui Family Photos! We met up with them on the calm shore of Baby Beach in Lahaina. Maui brought her A-game with clear, breezy weather and pristine […]

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We first met the Concepcion family back in 2009 when they were visiting Maui and we had the honor of capturing their beach portraits. Since then the kids have grown so much and are now in their teenage years. It was definitely time to show how much everyone had grown and changed over the past […]

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For the Logan’s, coming to Maui is such a special treat!! They come all the way from the cold in Alaska so escaping the harsh winter to stick your toes in the sand is quite a blessing. Mom & Dad have been to Hawaii before but for the sweet little ladies, it was their first […]

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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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This calm and gentle shore is located just a walk away from the shops on Front Street. Named Baby Beach because of its protective reef and placid waters, we adore this Maui portrait beach location — especially for those with little ones! Read on and we’ll highlight all the details that make Baby Beach the […]

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We are in the business of creating experiences!! Sure, pretty pictures are the end goal, but it’s really not the only goal! With our talented Hawaii photographers on the job, we want you to have so much fun at your session that when you look back on your pictures you remember the way you felt […]

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Quynh & Eric said “I do” in a ceremony that was just the right blend of playful and elegant, with a splash of spice! As their Maui wedding photographer, it was our pleasure to capture all the laughter and personal details of their Special Day. With overcast skies, the ceremony was flooded with delicate and […]

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The Hagermans flew in from Arizona for their family portrait in Maui. This was the kids’ first trip to the island, so they wanted to document the special moment with a collection of beautiful photos that showed off their awesome personalities and spunk! The shores of Baby Beach set the stage, and its name says […]

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Although they might be older, seeing our clients go from little to fully grown never gets old! For their family and Senior portrait on Maui, the Williams returned once again for a special shoot with Karma. The session was planned for Ironwoods, but we ended up chasing the sun over to Lahaina’s serene Baby Beach. […]

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Family photos are always special, but the Caseys’ Family photos on Maui were especially meaningful for us because we’ve had the honor of capturing their special milestones: first photographing Kim & Scott when they made the vow to become husband and wife and then a few years later when they upgraded to “Mom” and “Dad” […]

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Not even a local brush fire could stop us from capturing the LeGrants’ family photos on Maui! Although the flames caused us to get a bit of a late start with our Maui portraits, this dynamic crew was still as energetic and happy as could be! It was the kids’ first time here, and they […]

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Capturing Stephanie & Senad’s Maui Elopement Photography was truly unforgettable! We began our session beneath the endless canopy of the Honolua Jungle and ended on the towering cliffs of Ironwoods Beach. And the cherry on top is that this beautiful Special Day was coordinated by an untraditional wedding planner… From the locales to the smaller […]

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We adored capturing the breezy smiles of this lovely Maui Family portrait. Hailing from Chicago, Illinois, the Engelmann family has made it a tradition to spend their holidays under the luminous Maui skies. Now that their eldest daughter is a senior, they felt the timing was perfect to encapsulate this pivotal moment … and what […]

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Maui Beach Portraits

We could not have asked for a more beautiful morning for these Maui Beach Portraits! The lighting was amazing and this crew looked picture perfect. We love that they coordinated their outfits by wearing blue and white. Both of these always look amazing when you’re taking photos by the ocean! The Miltenberger’s have loved coming […]

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The Gladding’s visit Maui often, but they’d never been to Baby Beach and it was such a pretty morning there for their Maui Beach Portrait session! It was the perfect day with blue skies and that warm feel of paradise 🙂 . And they were all just so happy to enjoy another vacation here for […]

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Maui Mother-Daughter Portraits

While here celebrating her daughter, Presley’s 9th birthday Rhonda was excited to document the occasion with Maui Mother-Daughter Portraits! And we are honored to have been chosen to capture their sweet relationship on camera. Presley had so much fun showing her energetic personality and being silly with her mom! We especially love these photos of […]

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After having the honor of taking Joyce’s maternity portraits last year, we were so excited to see this couple back with their son for Maui Family Portraits! We loved getting to meet this little guy. And while he was unsure of the camera, as soon as he got to put his feet in the ocean […]

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We had the best time starting our day with a Maui Beach Portrait session! It was made even more enjoyable because we got to work with this fun crew. These sisters decided to come on a joint vacation, for some fun in the sun before the winter cold sets in back home in the windy […]

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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

EV

photographer

tenessa

photographer

kela

photographer

Manelle

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!

kela

photographer

Growing up in Maui Kela (pronounced Kayla) loved being in the ocean and enjoying all the islands have to offer. The beauty of the islands were never taken for granted and she developed her love of photography as a way to capture the natural beauty of her home!

Manelle

photographer

Manelle was born and raised on Maui and has had a passion for photography as long as she can remember. When not behind the camera, she loves all things beauty. Hair and Makeup is another passion and she likes to combine her two passions with photoshoots!

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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