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The Thomas’ live here in Wailuku! They love our photography and Krista knew the exact shots she wanted during their Mama’s Fish House Beach Portraits. It’s always fun when we are able to help make a family (or mom’s) vision a reality! This crew has had family photos taken before, so they were used to […]

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These Oahu beach portraits are extra special and also bitter-sweet to share. The Stepp family came to Hawaii to enjoy a final vacation with sweet little Jazmine, who is in her last year of life. We can’t think of anything more worthy to get photographed! We shared so many smiles and joyful moments with the […]

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Our session with the Hansen’s for Maui Family Portraits and shooting Halle’s Maui Senior Portraits was nothing short of amazing!! We had so much fun checking out two different beaches and capturing the sweetest moments between their family. Everyone ran, played and snuggled for some up close and personal lifestyle shots. We love mixing in […]

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We know it’s going to be a good day when it starts with Maui Beach Portraits! And this session was made extra fun with the Hasvold’s two little ones in tow. With a 1 year old and 3 year old, the beach was the perfect hangout spot and they were thrilled to be here on […]

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While on a family trip to one of their favorite places, the Kelly’s were excited to document the vacation with a Maui Family Portrait session! Usually they hang out on the westside so this time they wanted to check out south Maui. Making Southside Beach the perfect spot for their photos! Coordinating With Success It […]

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Mandy and Adam were on an extra special trip celebrating 20 years of marriage. And wanted to document the occasion with Maui Couples Portraits! These two were visiting from Arkansas they were just the sweetest couple and shared some southern charm during their photo session! Maui is truly a romantic getaway and Baldwin Beach is […]

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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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We love creating a playful environment for kids during Maui Beach Portraits and little Marco’s favorite was swinging and being throw in the air!! Just check out his cute smile and precious eyes. Watching him with his parents was truly touching! The Palomino’s outfits were all on point and they weren’t afraid to get wet […]

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We were thrilled to start our morning with the Delahunty Family. Taking their portraits at Kualoa Beach Park could not have been more perfect! This location is truly amazing and we cannot get over all of the scenery. I mean just look at all of the incredible backgrounds in these portraits! The parents had been […]

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While visiting the island for the first time from Japan, the Tamura Family were excited to take Portraits at DT Fleming Beach. Their oldest son really enjoyed playing tag on the sand and we loved capturing his fun personality on camera. His little brother took longer to warm up because the sand felt a little […]

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While here on vacation for Karen’s birthday her husband JP scheduled a Maui Maternity Portrait session for them. How sweet is that?! He said he knew she wanted photos to document this special time in their lives. And we are honored we were able to capture it on camera! Karen and JP have been together […]

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This was Dede and Tom’s first time to Maui and they’ve always wanted to make a trip here. So they figured why not come and take Maui Maternity Portraits! We can’t think of a more relaxing way to celebrate and prepare for such an exciting event in a couples life. And are thrilled we got […]

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We took portraits for Savannah’s family in 2011 and her senior photos in 2012. So we were thrilled to hear she wanted Maui Honeymoon Portraits! Savannah and Jack actually got married three years ago but this was the first chance they have had to take a honeymoon. And we are so glad they decided to […]

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We always love taking Portraits at Baby Beach, but this session was extra fun for multiple reasons! For starters, we got to catch up with this sweet couple. We took Ashley and Andy’s anniversary portraits in 2016 and were so excited to see them back. This time with their adorable daughter Elliana, who is turning […]

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It’s always fun taking Maui Beach Portraits for return clients. Not only because we get to catch up but we also get to relive previous sessions! We had an absolute blast with the Juneau Family back in 2017, and were so excited to meet up with them again 🙂 . Picking Baldwin Beach for their […]

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While visiting with their 14-month-old daughter Emma, Cynthia and Ryan were excited to take Maui Family Portraits at Baldwin Beach. And we are so honored they chose us to capture these sweet family memories! Little Emma was definitely the star of the show and was an absolute doll in front of the camera. I mean […]

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We fell in love with the DeAngelis’ when we took their photos last year and were thrilled when they scheduled another Maui Family Portrait session with us! This crew was so excited to come back to Maui with a group of 15 to celebrate Traci’s sister’s birthday. And we are so glad they were able […]

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We love celebrating big milestones with our clients, so we were thrilled to take Kathleen and Ben’s Maui Anniversary Portraits! After being married for 5 years, they were so excited to commemorate the occasion with beautiful photos. And we love that they came dressed to impress! Portrait Attire Kathleen was so beautiful in a flowy […]

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It’s always exciting when we have the opportunity to photograph return clients, so we were thrilled to take these Maui Beach Portraits for the Kim Family. Last year we met up with them at the Four Seasons so we thought it would be fun to switch up the scenery and take them to one of […]

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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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808-873-0789

STUDIO LOCATION
WAILUKU, HI

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

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