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Celebrating twenty years of marriage, four kids, and their first time in Hawaii, Mike and Mandy captured the special moment with Oahu Couples Portraits! The morning was bright and vibrant and Waiʻalae Beach put on a great show filled with sparkling water and swaying palms. Mike and Mandy’s personalities were simply incredible! They came to […]

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We met up with the adorable Norton Ohana on the rustic shore of Ironwoods to capture their Maui Beach Portraits. Situated on Maui’s westernmost coast, the rocky backdrop provided the perfect amount of vivid morning light and tropical wonder. With a serious cutie in tow, this session was all about smiles and laughter with endless […]

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The Andersen Family flew in from Utah and decided to capture their beautiful smiles under the sun with a set of Maui Beach Portraits! Four great kids in tow meant four times the fun! Southside Beach was nothing but clear skies and mellow waves, and it was the Andersens who brought all the adventure!  The […]

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Maui Family Photography doesn’t get much cuter than with the Williams Ohana! Mom and Dad are celebrating their honeymoon and were thrilled to get some adorable photos of their sweet three-person family. Lahaina Shores beach set the stage with plenty of tropical scenes and no shortage of sailboats speckling the horizon. This sweet family photoshoot […]

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We had a blast racing on the sand with the Ong Family during their Maui Beach Portraits! Visiting Maui for the third time, the Ongs wanted to capture their first-ever family photoshoot, and the result was filled with fun and sun! Southside Beach brought the tropical goodness and there was no shortage of sweet smiles […]

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Georgie Tamayose is a busy realtor and partner of the Island Sotheby’s International Realty’s three locations in South, West and Upcountry Maui. Together with her brother Kono, Georgie helps bring Maui homeowner dreams into reality. We met up with Georgie and Kono at their office in Kihei to help diversify their social media presence with […]

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The Cowin-Bratchers met up with us on the white sands of Polo Beach to capture a Family Portrait in Hawaii in front of the stunning tropical backdrop. Wearing splashes of blue and the biggest smiles ever, this crew was all about enjoying the morning and each other’s company!  The Family Portrait in Hawaii The Cowin-Bratcher […]

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After a very busy year in Seattle, the Cantu crew was more than ready for their relaxing and adventurous family vacation in Hawaii! We were thrilled to meet up with them on the golden sands of Southside Beach to capture energetic and lighthearted Family Portraits in Maui! With the island sun putting on its best […]

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Returning to the shore where they married, the Shipps were thrilled to bring their children to DT Fleming Beach and capture Family Portraits in Maui. The day was bright and vibrant with a rolling ocean and plenty of rustic backdrops. Wearing shades of pastel and contagious smiles, the Shipps were filled to the brim with […]

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We captured Ashley and Nathan’s Simple Maui Wedding back in 2013, and now they’re returning to the island with two adorable cuties in tow! Karma Hill, our company’s founder, was thrilled to once again be the Digimbatista’s Maui Family Photographer and learn all about their new adventures! We began our session in front of a […]

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Sharadin and Michael are over the moon and expecting their first baby, so we were thrilled to capture their glowing smiles with Maui Maternity Photography! We had the joy of capturing Sharadin and Michael’s wedding on Southside beach, and it was a joy to have them once again behind the lens, but this time celebrating […]

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Returning for a ten-year update to their Maui Family Portraits, the Miller Ohana had what felt like four feet of growth between them! We love catching up with our clients over the years, especially when they have kids in tow. Watching our families grow and evolve, yet still have those same charming smiles, is one […]

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Flying in from their hometown of Vegas, the Baird Ohana wanted to capture their special vacation with Maui Family Portraits. Southside beach brought the great weather, we brought the artist’s touch, and the Bairds brought all the sweetness! Follow along for a day filled with sandy splashes and plenty of smiles! The Maui Family Portraits […]

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The McFarlanes’ Maui Family Photography was all smiles and sunshine! Right from the get-go, this beautiful blended family was ready to dive into the tropics of the island and simply enjoy the moment! The powder-soft sands of Southside made the perfect playground and the spectacular ocean views glistened in the backdrop. This fun and spunky […]

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With Grandma Karen longing to visit Hawaii, a senior about to graduate in the spring, and a sweet-fifteenth birthday to celebrate, it was just the right time for the Oaks to visit the islands and capture some Oahu Family Portraits! Our morning session on the shore of Waimanalo was breezy and tropical with that famous […]

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Flying in from Texas with her mom and cousins, Camryn has plenty to celebrate on the island! As she embarks on the end of her high school career, what better way to capture this special transition than with Senior Portrait Photography in Maui? With approval from the Hyatt Regency Resort, we captured stunning shots of […]

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Carly’s Senior Portraits in Maui, Hawaii were all about fun! With Mom and her cousin cheering her on, she brought all the spontaneity and effortless beauty to the oceanside. The morning was crisp and vivid and Southside Beach was never short on epic backdrops! Follow along for more of this gorgeous senior photo session!  It […]

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With baby number three on the way, the Rook family felt it was the perfect time to capture Maui Maternity Portraits! This will be their last little one, so freezing this moment in time to be cherished for years to come was a top priority. With two adorable kiddos already in tow, this portrait session […]

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It was an honor to capture the Delaney Family’s Maui Beach Portraits, especially since Katie is the cousin of our company’s founder! The Delaney’s are recently a family of four, which means four-times the adorable smiles to frame behind the lens! We caught up with them on the shore of Southside beach early in the […]

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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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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

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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