Begin Anew

Renew, rework, begin anew.  This has been my mantra the past year.  Not long ago, I worked for a couple of photography studios and said “Yes” to any job that came my way. I thought shooting weddings like crazy, meant that I was successful. Unfortunately, my work began to feel ingenuine and I was starting […]

Kids Rule

I find children and teens fascinating to photograph because they’re unpredictable. Most importantly, to photograph a child’s true nature, I give them space to be themselves. Similarly, when I photograph children with fewer expectations, more portraits become meaningful. Let the kids rule!

Ka’anapali Beach Hotel Wedding, Kait and Nick

Kait and Nick traveled to Maui, from Australia, to have their intimate wedding at Ka’anapali Beach Hotel. They brought 40 guests and their two adorable children. They booked me for 5 hours of coverage, which included getting ready shots, ceremony, group photos, cocktail hour, couples time, dinner, cake cutting, speeches, first dance, and dancing. Most […]

Christ the King Church Wedding, Channasy and Adonis

It’s safe to say that Channasy and Adonis succeeding in creating their fairytale dream wedding. Adorned in a sparkling tiara and matching gown with a crystal wedding bouquet, Channasy was the picture-perfect bride in every aspect. Complemented by her entourage of bridesmaids and her hubby’s classy white tux, this bride’s only worry was managing the […]

Wailuku Courthouse Wedding, Melissa and Ricky

The love shines through so clearly in Melissa and Ricky’s wedding photos. This adorable pair dismissed a classic beach wedding in favor of a simple private ceremony at the Wailuku Courthouse. With matching rings and a lifelong commitment, who needs anything more? Glowing and vibrant, the newlyweds couldn’t keep their hands off of each other […]

Maui Monthly Photo Challenge: Water

I’ve joined a really talented group of Hawaii photographers to do a monthly photo challenge and this month our theme was “water”. I experimented with a few eerie self- portraits and this is what I came up with. Be sure to visit Wendy Laurel’s photography blog to view her beautiful shot of water! I also […]

Maui Monthly Photo Challenge: Negative Space

Negative space is the space around the subject we are photographing. I use negative space in my images to place a stronger emphasis on the subject I’m photographing. Here are a few of my images! The color shots are from my family day in Kula, over the weekend, taken with my Nikon F film camera. […]