BLOG

welcome to our

portraits

weddings

by location

by venue

planning tips

by time

home

We absolutely love that Anna and Michael made an entrance together at their Maui Beach Wedding! It was a touching experience to watch them holding hands behind their ring bearer and flower girl. We are confident they will continue to face whatever comes their way with each other’s constant support by their side. These two are so […]

read more

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 […]

read more

After finding us on Instagram the Salazars couldn’t wait to hire us to take their Maui Family Beach Portraits! This family couldn’t have been more adorable together. Watching them play with each other at Baldwin Beach was an absolute blast! We especially love this photo of these sisters playing in the sand while their parents enjoyed […]

read more

Kayla and Nick were so excited to document this special time in their lives with a Maui Maternity Portrait session! This beautiful mama is pregnant with twins and couldn’t be more thrilled about it. Woohoo! They knew they wanted these photos to look epic, as they will be treasured for many years to come, but weren’t sure […]

read more

Carrie and Jonathan traded in the snow for sand at their Maui Beach Wedding! As they made their way from Canada, their flights kept getting canceled due to a snow storm and they worried they wouldn’t make it to Hawaii to get married, but never fear they made it right on time 🙂 . These two […]

read more

Savannah and Darren wanted a “simple and casual” wedding, making a Maui Beach Wedding a great choice! This couple has been together for 5 years, however, they’ve known each other a lot longer than that. Savannah’s brother, William, and Darren have been friends since middle school. Eventually, these two interacted and Savannah realized Darren was the […]

read more

Betsy and Mohit were so sweet together at their Maui Wedding! It was a touching experience to witness this bride and groom exchange thoughtful vows they had written out in advance. We know these precious words will be ones they hold close to their hearts for many years to come! To celebrate finally becoming husband and […]

read more

Photographing these Maui Honeymoon Portraits was a special experience! Julia and Raffael are from Austria and have been together for 7 years. With this being both of their first time to Maui, we are sure this is a trip they will never forget! On their way home, they also plan to stop in San Francisco for […]

read more

We had a blast taking these Maui Couples Portraits! When Michelle and Shannon got married in Maui 4 years ago through our sister company, Simple Maui Wedding, they knew they would be back again! Check out the beautiful photos we took from their beach wedding ceremony. They are every bit as in love as the day they said “I […]

read more

We had a blast taking the Church’s Maui Family Portraits! This beautiful mama is 20 weeks pregnant with another little girl, and the whole family couldn’t be more excited. Watching Chelsea and Ryan with their daughter, Brynn was the sweetest experience. Brynn is absolutely adorable and has the best personality, we have no doubt she will […]

read more

We had a blast photographing this Maui Beach Wedding! Edith and Stephen’s story is so great, they met on eharmony and hit it off right away. They have now been together for 5 years. But that isn’t the best part, just wait until you hear this, they both visited Maui at the same time 30 years […]

read more

We first met Arlene and Scott back in 2014, and immediately fell in love with their fun-loving personalities. So we were thrilled when they contacted us again for more Maui Couples Portraits! They returned to the island to celebrate their seven-year anniversary, congratulations you two, and these portraits are their gift to themselves. We think […]

read more

Christina and Brian had their hearts set on a Maui Beach Wedding! Baldwin Beach was the location of their dreams, and they were thrilled to say, “I do” along this sandy shore. They even saw their first turtle here and were so excited! They were convinced it was Christina’s grandma who passed recently. Such an incredible moment for […]

read more

We had a blast at this Maui Family Portrait session! Nick promised Kristen three years ago to take family portraits, and with them being on vacation in Maui in seemed like the perfect time to make it happen! They were the sweetest family ever! Their little boy, Carson, was so cute and friendly. When we first met on […]

read more

This was such a fun Maui Honeymoon Portrait session. Jenae and Mark met at work and instantly clicked, love stories like this are the absolute best! Nothing beats that immediate connection. They were so comfortable with each other and laughed together as if they’ve been together forever. We are thrilled they included us in their honeymoon celebrations! […]

read more

The absolute cutest Maui Engagement Portrait session! Emilie and Buck came to Maui to plan their August 2019 wedding with Simple Maui Wedding and decided to do a mini engagement shoot at the same time. We love this idea so so much! They are such a sweet couple and are so excited to be planning their future […]

read more

It poured at this Maui Wedding for Angela and Jacob, however that didn’t stop them from celebrating! They were just thrilled to be married, exactly how it should be. Their love for each other is incredibly pure and genuine, an inspiration to all who know them. Jacob’s grandparents were ecstatic to celebrate with the happy couple, making […]

read more

Madison is starting her Senior year and was so excited to get some Maui Senior Portraits while here on vacation! There couldn’t have been a better evening for it, the light was gorgeous and the clouds created the most beautiful sunset. Madison is such a sweet, smart and confident young woman! She is the president of her […]

read more

The Stackhouse family were ecstatic to get Maui Family Beach Portraits taken at Baldwin Beach before returning home from their paradise vacation. They specifically mentioned how much they love the turquoise color of the water, it’s absolutely breathtaking! They even spotted some turtles, which is always a treat and provides for extra special memories. We loved […]

read more

There’s nothing better than Baldwin in the morning, especially when it’s for a Maui Family Portrait. We were so glad the Onstad Family was treated to such a stunning sight as the sun made it’s slow ascent into the sky. In town from Wisconsin, they were happy to soak up the South Pacific sun and […]

read more

Top 10 Maui Portrait Planning Tips

see them all

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!

follow your heart...and our instagram feed! 

connect

EMAIL
INFO@KARMAHILL.COM

OFFICE PHONE
808-873-0789

STUDIO LOCATION
WAILUKU, HI

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

Maui or Oahu?

Our team of photographers is on both of these beautiful Hawaiian islands.  select yours below:

maui portraits

oahu portraits