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It was sunshine, whales, and tears of love on the gorgeous day Leanne & Shane eloped on Maui. Joyous and quaint, their Hawaii wedding perfectly suited the cozy and relaxed nature of their relationship. No elaborate decorations or overly complicated staging, just personalized details, a Hollywood-worthy gown, and the heartwarming sensation of genuine love. With […]

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We’re beyond ecstatic to say that Karma Hill Photography is now offering Couples Portraits on Kauai!! Bewitching lighting, the raw beauty of the tropics, and ocean views far as the eye can see… Kauai is yet another vibrant island that we’re more than honored to focus our lenses on! Not to mention how excited we […]

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It was just the bride and groom for this simple yet elegant Maui Beach Elopement. On the white sands of Southside beach in Wailea, Anh & Josh said “I do” with the pulse of the ocean keeping tempo in the background. With a romantic Boho inspired gown and a sleek traditional suit, not only is […]

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With the historical Steeple House in Kapalua setting the stage, Conner & Jonathan’s wedding on Maui artfully melded a minimalistic approach with a bit of country charm. Built in 1950, the Steeple House is en route to the Ritz Carlton and features stained-glass, a gable roof, and idyllic ocean views.   After meeting during their undergrad […]

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We’re obsessed with the regal yet intimate ambiance of Jacquelyn & Kyle’s Wailea beach wedding in Maui. The bride and groom clearly have an eye for detail, lacing unique and personal touches throughout the affair and layering the sentimental with the sophisticated, making for a ceremony that’s impossible to forget.  Together for over a decade, […]

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Bathed in sunshine with glints of aquamarine in the backdrop, it was a blissful evening for Raquel & Alex’s wedding in Oahu. The couple traveled from California and brought their closest friends and family with them to celebrate their intimate ceremony at the remote and tropical Yokohama bay. Just steps from the gently churning tide, […]

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Tucked away on the shores of West Maui Mountains, the Olowalu Plantation House set the stage for Rachel & Jake’s sophisticated Hawaii Venue Wedding. Constructed in 1922, this historic sugar plantation is adorned with towering pines and panoramic ocean views. A perfect blend of exotic tropicals and a dash of country. Together for over eight […]

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Maui Wedding Photographer

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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On a perfect evening on the beach, Karen and Zach promised to love and care for each other through the adventure that is life. We were honored to have the opportunity to document their Maui Wedding Photography on this gorgeous evening. The couple met in High School in Alaska and have been together ever since. […]

Maui Wedding Photography

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Maui wedding photography

When listening to Kenneth’s vows to Monica, it was hard not to get lost in the moment. They were the kind of vows that made you want to put the camera down and just listen

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Taking this couple’s Ironwoods Elopement Photography was really special becasue their ceremony took place on the cliffs overlooking the ocean. This location is one of our favorites for wedding portraits and we love that they chose to say “I do” in this intimate setting. Especially since it was just the two of them! Eloping in […]

Ironwoods Elopement Photography

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Maui Wedding Photography

We could not have asked for a better day for Jessica and Grayson’s Maui Wedding Photography! The ocean was calm as a lake and the lighting was soft. We can never get enough of Maui’s natural lighting which is why our photographers are all trained to use it to create the airy feel you see […]

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Yokohoma is one of our favorite locations for Oahu Beach Wedding Photography! The scenery and the lighting is out of this world amazing. And the night of Jessica and Ben’s ceremony was no exception! What we loved most about photographing this couple’s Oahu Beach Wedding was all the love and emotion that we got to […]

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Maui Elopement Photography

We are always honored when we have the opportunity to take a couple’s Maui Elopement Photography. And working with Monica and Tomas was no exception! After getting engaged in a bat cave on an excursion in Mexico, these two decided to take an untraditional route by not telling anyone (except their immediate family) about the […]

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Getting to take Kayla and Justin’s Kukahiko Estate Wedding Photography was truly an unforgettable experience! And we don’t say that lightly. We are always honored to capture a couple’s special day, and always come away inspired by their love for each other! This bride and groom’s wedding day was made even more inspiring by the […]

Kukahiko Estate Wedding Photography

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Southside Beach Wedding Photography

We can’t get over these two and how amazing they look in every shot of their Southside Beach Wedding Photography. We might be biased, but just look at them! Plus it was the most beautiful day with sunny skies, a light breeze, and a dreamy sunset. All the makings of a picture perfect wedding day! […]

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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 […]

Hawaii Vow Renewal Photography

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Maui Vow Renewal Photography

We were absolutely honored to take this couple’s Maui Vow Renewal Photography! Especially since it was always Alice’s dream to get married here. But when she and David said “I do” in 2009 they had their ceremony back home in California. So were were thrilled to be part of their special day celebrating 10 years […]

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This bride and groom were so sweet and mentioned they were drawn to our Maui Beach Wedding Photography because they love our “tones”. We love Maui’s natural lighting and shooting at sunset because it creates a dreamy look, perfect for creating romantic wedding portraits! Bowen and Chuwen even said how excited they were to get […]

Maui Beach Wedding Photography

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Maui Wedding Photography

This couple kept their ceremony intimate with no guests, but they still wanted a venue wedding which made for beautiful Maui Wedding Photography! I mean just check out that view overlooking the ocean. And with a bamboo arch set up, these two were ready to say “I do” in paradise! Katharina and Oliver were both […]

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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

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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