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I looked at our daughter holding out a book for me to read to her before bed. She requested A Day at the Seashore, and thumbed through the pages pointing out her favorite things.

A sunset Maui portrait session for return clients

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This was our third time photographing Brooke + family on Maui. The first time she was pregnant with their daughter, the second was with both kids in tow and third one year later, 2020, when both had grown so much! It’s a privilege to capture families year after year on Maui, and Brooke’s family is […]

Maui Maternity Portraits

Voicing anxieties during the COVID-19 pandemic

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I know the feeling. The quiet between pregnancy and first time motherhood, the uncertainty and excitement. Sorting through onesies and sitting cross-legged on the bed, imagining a soft, sleepy baby cradled in your arms. You hum a song, the same one you’ve sung over and over in the shower as the water taps against your […]

Sunrise Maui family portraits on the beach

Land + Sea Sessions

We photographed Anne-Marie and her family’s Land + Seashells session at sunrise. What a beautiful morning it was! I’m editing sessions at the moment for sunrise and sunsets on Maui and it’s so strange, as the entire island is shut down at the moment. We can’t wait to dust off our cameras and get back […]

Sunset Maui family portrait session – and a few thoughts on Social Distancing

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Today I’m sharing two things we’ve noticed since the emergence of our global crisis and the emphasis of social distancing. Social Neighboring Our audience on social media is more active than ever. We respond to dozens of messages per day as opposed to a trickle of a few (much appreciated) DMs. In a climate where […]

A stunning Maui sunrise couples portrait session

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Breanne + Jason joined us for their Maui portrait session and we photographed the couple from the land, sea and sky using drone portraiture! Not only were these two wonderful to work with, but it’s always a compliment when a fellow photographer like Breanne books your services. The result of their session is some of […]

Sunset Maui engagement photography

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Alejandra + Cedric chose us to photograph their beach portrait session on Maui. It was a perfect afternoon for portraits from the land + sea, and the sunset absolutely gorgeous!

Beautiful Maui babymoon portraits at sunset


Tyler + Zach’s session was a Love + Water dream. Their beautiful connection meshed effortlessly with the sunset on this gorgeous Maui afternoon. Thank you both for choosing us to photograph your Maui babymoon portraits – here are a few favorites from our shoot together!

Sunrise portraits on Maui at the beach

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Sunrise was amazing the morning of Sam + Raghav’s Land + Sea Session. We photographed their mini shoot under some of the most beautiful Maui skies. Check out a preview of their session below!

Sunrise couples portraits on a still and beautiful Maui morning

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Trade winds on Maui often pick up in the afternoon which is one reason we love our sunrise sessions so much – rarely is there a breath of wind, and the water is still. Beaches are empty and colors are gorgeous, creamy and soft. The morning of Nate + Angela’s Land + Sea Session was […]

Sunset maternity portraits and family session on Maui

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The change of a family from one child to two is a beautiful time to remember – the anticipation, the excitement, it all blends in to one and it’s so important to capture this chapter in a family’s life. Laura joined us for a maternity session on Maui and of course their daughter came along, […]

Return clients visit us for a sunrise Maui family portrait session

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It’s the third time we’ve photographed Terry + fam! This time we photographed them at sunrise for their Land, Sea + Sky Session and couldn’t be more thrilled with the results. It’s amazing to get to see a family grow and change, and spending the morning with this vibrant + fun bunch is always a […]

Surprise Maui proposal portrait at sunset

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A surprise proposal on Maui at sunset – not sure it gets any more romantic than that! Congratulations Akshita + Chad, the sky above you certainly knew you had something to celebrate!

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