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 […]
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!
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Here are a few reflection shots from my archive of photographs. Enjoy! To see more reflections, visit Wendy’s blog!
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. […]
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 […]
Cupid’s arrow struck Annika and Frank, and they chose a long sandy beach on Maui to exchange their vows. A late afternoon wedding at Po’olenalena Beach was the perfect oceanfront spot to say “I do” for this lovely couple. Post-ceremony, Annika and Frank braved the ocean to model for some playful wedding photos in a […]
A beautiful, intimate beach wedding, on the shores of Maui. Thank you, Mr. and Mrs. Crick, for having me document your special day! #elopement