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This Maui family portrait on Southside Beach was bursting with smiles! Geoffrey and Haley flew in from Pennsylvania to escape the cold with their seven-month-old son, Landon (Who we’ve appropriately nicknamed “cuteness incarnate”). Family portraits are always special, but they’re especially treasured when they capture young children. They freeze in time a special stage that […]

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Surrounded by coconut palms and wild mesquite, Joan and Gary chose the striking Po’olenalena Beach for the backdrop of their couples portrait in Maui, Hawaii. It was at this very shore that they exchanged their heartfelt wedding vows five years ago. Yet it only took a few minutes hanging out with this gorgeous couple to […]

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We were awestruck with the elegance of this Lahaina Shores Maui Family portrait! This is the first trip to Maui for the Molis family, and we were honored they chose us to help freeze this moment of time into a gorgeous collection of treasured photos. With a home in Iowa, they couldn’t have picked a […]

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We loved taking Maui Family Portraits for this sweet family! They were celebrating the matriarch of the family’s 75th birthday which also happens to be on New Year’s day! They all live in different parts of the country and came together to Maui for the celebration as well as the holiday festivities. We love that […]

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When you first meet Emma, you feel her relaxed energy and shining light. Maui could not have pulled off a more beautiful day for her Maui Senior Portrait with the sun shining as bright as she was. Emma looked right at home on the beach in her island-chic outfits she had fun shopping for at […]

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Stephanie & Andrew have an interesting back story about their Maui Wedding Photography. They were married in September back home but it rained on their wedding day and they didn’t get the photos they were hoping for. With a family trip scheduled in Maui, they decided to do a “re-do” of their wedding portraits! Andrew […]

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The Lim’s currently live in Washington state but dream of moving to Hawaii and living the aloha lifestyle. They wanted to get an Oahu Family Portrait to capture this special trip to the place they love. The Lim family can’t get enough of the Islands’ laid back environment. They dream about spending time outdoors and […]

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This fun family rolled up to their Maui beach portraits in a bright orange Jeep. Just from that, we knew we would be in for a good time! They have not had professional family portraits since their son, who is a freshman in college was in Kindergarten so this was a totally different experience from […]

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Kylee and Matt’s Maui Couples Portraits at Po’olenalena Beach with their adorable new puppy! It was an epic sunset and a beautiful day!

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What an epic night to spend with these two love birds. They have known each other since high school, but fell in love 8 months ago and wanted a romantic trip to Hawaii to celebrate their bond.

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There is something so special about Maui Senior Portraits. We get the chance to spend time with a young person at the precipice of adulthood, there is so much promise and potential sitting in front of us. We take our responsibility seriously to capture that feeling and what makes them unique. We particularly loved the […]

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The Ramsey family made having a large family portrait look easy. When we saw 7 kids we got a little nervous about being able to get that perfect shot. We always want a few shots with all the kids looking at the camera and this family did so well! It’s a testament to the parents […]

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It was such a beautiful evening at Lahaina Shores for Family Portraits! Located in West Maui, this location is super convenient. And we loved ending our day by meeting up with this fun crew! While here for the Maui Jim Invitational the Barrett’s wanted to document this special time all together since they don’t see […]

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Getting the Daniels Crew in front of the camera is always a blast and we couldn’t have asked for a better evening for these Maui Beach Portraits! The lighting was unreal and made all of Brooke’s dreams come true. As our Director of Operations she is a pro at giving our photos that magical touch. […]

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Melody and Jeff honeymooned here 12 years ago and were so excited to come back to celebrate with a Maui Anniversary Portrait session! It’s easy to see that even after knowing each other for 15 years, these two are more in love now than ever. And we are so glad that Melody was persistent in […]

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After getting married at Kukahiko Estate three years ago, Danielle and Josh were excited to come back to this location for Maui Maternity Portraits! Plus these two could not have been more excited to have their Babymoon where it all started. They hadn’t been back since their wedding and were eager to return to celebrate this […]

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We have to give this couple and their entire family props for being so go with the flow for their Hawaii Vow Renewal Photography! They made the best of a tricky situation when a fire on the west side of Maui prevented everything going exactly as planned. But our team really pulled it together, with […]

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The DiLuzio’s were visiting for the second time this year! They love it here so much they had to bring the whole crew back for Maui Family Portraits. They were really excited about getting sunset pics! In fact that one of their goals for this session to get a good family pic with the beautiful […]

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Tiffany and Keleni and their daughters stole our hearts last year and we were so excited to welcome them back for updated Maui Beach Portraits! It was especially fun to see how much the girls have grown. The oldest, Ava spoke like an adult and blew us away with how smart she is! It was […]

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Aryn and Stefan were supposed to have a beach wedding, but a hurricane canceled their plans. So they were excited to take Hawaii Honeymoon Portraits! They really wanted to have a beach photoshoot in their wedding attire, and we loved this idea 🙂 . Every time they’ve put on their wedding attire it has rained! […]

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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

Moorea

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!

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!

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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