Maui portrait photography from the land, sea + sky

As Maui's premiere beach, water and drone portrait photographers we create colorful, unique Wailea photography and a personal, professional experience.

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Looking for beautiful Wailea portraits? Your search ends here. 

Welcome to Love + Water, a Maui photography brand built on an ever evolving foundation of saltwater and sunrises, bringing you artistic portraiture and elopement photography in pleasing pastel tones.

Established on Maui in 2014, Love + Water provide Wailea family photography, maternity and babymoon portraits, engagement and couples photography and beach boudoir services to clients who value quality imagery and unmatched customer service.



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Specializing in sunrise and sunset beach and ocean portraits, we utilize natural light and the surrounding environment to add impact to your images.

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Adam began shooting in the ocean back in 2005, and Shawn started shooting weddings in 2011. Shortly before we moved to Maui in 2014 we combined our passion for land + sea to form Love + Water Photography, the perfect combination to mesh beach, ocean and air.

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Before + After

About our image editing process

Each image from your gallery is presented fully retouched, meaning we put a huge emphasis on post-processing to ensure your gallery is clean and beautifully consistent.

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Maternity sesions

Wailea babymoons

Planning a Maui babymoon? You can't leave for your vacation wtihout booking a Land + Sea maternity portrait session with us! Read on to learn more about our maternity sessions.

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What to wear?!

One-size-fits-all, elegant gowns available to rent

We've partnered with Kasia Kulenty, purveyor of custom goddess gowns, to add a selection of beautiful, beach-friendly frocks to our client closet.

Flattering on every body, the gowns tie in a variety of ways and come in a selection of colors to suit both sunrise and sunset sessions. Rentals are taken on a first-come, first-served basis for a small cleaning fee.

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Meet the latest edition to our client closet, the Kasia Kulenty Nisia Gown in aqua. Simple yet elegant, this gown ties in multiple ways and rests gracefully on the neckline for a sleek silhouette.

Nisia Gown // Aqua

Kasia Kulenty

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The Luna gown drapes delicately over the right shoulder and wraps effortlessly around the body. This beautiful pastel purple would look fantastic at either a sunrise or sunset session.

Luna Gown // Violet

Kasia Kulenty

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The Athena Gown in sand would look wonderful at either sunrise or sunset. It offers a more conservative side slit with the option to tie sleeves for a completely different effect.

Athena Gown // Sand

Kasia Kulenty

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The Athena Gown in dusk would look especially brilliant with sunrise pastels or muted sunset tones. It offers a more conservative side slit with the option to tie sleeves for a completely different effect.

Athena Gown // Dusk

Kasia Kulenty

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The Selena Gown is a popular rental choice for babymoon clients, and it has a gorgeous soft silhouette that drapes well over any baby bump. This gown features a high slit that reveals the entire leg.

Selena Gown // Rose

Kasia Kulenty

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The Selena Gown in cielo is a perfect option for any expecting mother wanting to wear a soft blue color. As with our rose Selena Gown, this dress features a revealing side slit.

Selena Gown // Cielo

Kasia Kulenty

Family Sessions

We specialize in Wailea beach family portrait sessions at sunrise and sunset. Whatever the time of day, we'll capture your family's connection effortlessly in the company of mother nature.

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Maui Print shop

Browse our selection of Maui ocean art prints, framed art and metal prints for a dose of Hawaii sea and sunshine!

Maui Gifts

Shop our collection of custom curated gift boxes featuring ocean art essentials sprinkled with Maui ocean art!

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Land, Sea + Sky

Drone portraits

Land, Sea + Sky Sessions are sunrise Wailea portraits that incorporate beach, water portraiture and drone photography for a variety of unique angles that encompass your connection and Maui's beautiful beach environment.

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“We flew to Maui just to shoot with Love + Water. The quality and consistency is out of this world!”

- Tyler, Maui Babymoon


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Ready to book your beach portraits or Maui elopement? We can't wait to hear from you!


When you book your Land + Sea Session or elopement with Love + Water you receive a gift bundle from our online shop, The Land + Sea Store!

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