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We had a blast taking this families Maui Beach Portraits! With their two sons in tow these parents were so excited to document their time in paradise. The Pham Family comes to Maui almost once a year, and can never get enough of the island! South Maui Fun They ususally stay half the time in […]

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Virginia and Chris, were excited to bring their daughters on their first trip to Hawaii and thought it was the perfect time to take Maui Family Portraits! Mom and Dad were actually married at Makena Beach in 1998, so it was extra special for them to be revisiting this special place as a family. Plus […]

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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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We loved taking these Maui Engagement Portraits. Having just got engaged, Jenna and Ryan decided to visit the island to scout locations for their wedding! They’re thinking of getting married at The Steeple House because Jenna fell in love with it on sight! And we don’t blame her, it’s an amazing venue with an incredible […]

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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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We always love when we have the opportunity to take Maui Senior Portraits, and having Logan in front of our camera was no exception! A Texas charmer Logan was full of personality and even showcased a few cheer moves 🙂 . We especially love that she brought outfits to change into, not only for variety […]

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While here celebrating their one year wedding anniversary, Rochelle and Chris were excited to commemorate the occasion with Maui Couples Portraits! They joked the entire shoot about moving here and getting out of the LA traffic, LOL. Rochelle was so sweet and candid in front of the camera, which made our job so easy! How […]

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This local family from Kahului wanted to take their annual Christmas photos in a new place, so we headed Upcountry for this Maui Family Portrait session! They Sakamoto’s have been up the mountain to hike and thought it would be a nice spot for everyone. Due to the higher elevation, it was cold morning but […]

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After taking portraits with us on Maui, the Cham Family and Gin Family were excited to meet back up for Oahu Family Portraits! It’s always fun when we get to do a combined shoot and we loved getting to catch up with this crew. Plus we love that they also included grandparents in this session! […]

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Starting our day by taking North Shore Family Portraits for the Green’s was an absolute blast! I mean what could be better than a morning at the beach? And these four had so much fun with their toes in the sand and waves crashing around their feet. We especially love how this crew came dressed […]

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In celebration of their 4th wedding anniversary, Gloria and Ian flew from New York and while here decided to take Maui Family Portraits with their daughter. We love it when couples come to Hawaii to celebrate special occasions and it’s even more fun when they decide to make it a family affair! And little Londyn […]

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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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We’re honored the Tanner’s chose us to take their first family photos with their little girl! And what better way to document than Maui Beach Portraits?! Plus since our session took place on Halloween they even brought a bumblebee costume for Nora to change into. She could not have been cuter! We love how much […]

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After taking photos of Annie, her husband Jeff and their son Griffin we were so excited to get together with their extended family for Maui Beach Portraits! Plus since it’s been 4 years since we got together, Annie and Jeff have added an adorable daughter to their crew. One of the best parts of working […]

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The Ala’s were so excited to take Puamana Family Portraits with us, especially since Lahaina has become their home away from home! So while here on their annual visit from Alaska they decided it was the perfect opportunity to document their crew all together in paradise. And Puamana is definitely the opitome of paradise! With […]

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While here celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary, these parents were excited to take Maui Portraits with their extended family! This is truly what the saying “all because two people fell in love” looks like. And we loved getting to capture it on camera! We loved getting to take all the photo combinations of this crew! […]

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Caitlin’s brother booked this Maui Honeymoon Portrait session as a wedding gift for his sister and her new husband. What a thoughtful idea! And to make this shoot even more special, these two are expecting a baby 🙂 . And we were able to capture the sweetest photos showcasing their love and excitement for this […]

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While here on vacation, the Rapp Family was so excited to take portraits at Paradise Cove Beach! And it’s easy to see why. This location really is amazing, it’s no wonder why they call it “Paradise”! So we were thrilled to share it with this crew. Plus the calm waters make it the perfect spot […]

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Since the Dupree’s were staying at the Andaz, and the grounds are so beautiful and close to Mokapu Beach they decided to take Maui Family Portraits there. Marina and Imani were celebrating their 10 year wedding anniversary, and wanted to celebrate in style! Marina even wore her wedding dress for the shoot, and had their […]

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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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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 &
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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