Photography has always been a passion for me. When not shooting weddings or portraits professionally, I enjoy spending my spare time taking pictures for fine art. Living in Maui, Hawaii, I also love to make advantage of the surrounding landscapes and culture where I find inspiration.
If you’re having a Maui destination beach wedding, you’ll likely want a dress that is light, airy, comfortable and fun! These are a few of my favorite wedding dresses, by BHLDN, perfect for a beach wedding. These are my top wedding dresses for a beach wedding for the following reasons: The fabric will dry quickly and the […]
Communication. Whenever I hear a story about a bad experience between a client and their wedding photographer, I try to find out why the problem occurred. Then I ask the unsatisfied client whether they ever sat down and talked with their photographer about what they wanted. Often, the answer is either no or, “Well, I […]
Beaches present computerized camera owners with various superb open doors as they’re spots of characteristic excellence, shading, and fascinating light. Equally, they introduce an assortment of difficulties including camera harm, security issues and making substantial open spaces fascinating. Here in Hawaii, we love to visit the beach and have great fun, fun, fun all through […]
Simply put, Maui is one of the most magical places on the planet. From the golden sand to the aquamarine waters, to the sweet breezes — you’ll know you’ve dropped into paradise the second you land on the island. Traveling there as a family can be even more magical — helping you rekindle that romance […]
Cara and Dominick over-looking the ocean. This spot had some wonderful rock formations! Thank you, Cara and Dominick, for being a part of our first shoot-out! This is a new group here on Maui where photographers come together to inspire, learn and shoot together. Jana Dillon, a local Maui photographer, organized our first shoot-out at […]
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 visited an old-time friend this week on the Big Island. It’s been 15 years since we’ve seen each-other and what a great felling it was to see her again. She was like a big sister to me in high school and still feels like a big sister. We’d cruise around in her little white […]
So, I am a part of this very talented group of Hawaii photographers that do a monthly photo challenge and this is my interpretation of Long Exposure. I had been wanting to photograph, my good friend Melissa, one last time, before she left on her travels, so we did this fun little shoot one night, […]
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 […]
Walking through the clouds at the Kula Forest Reserve. It’s such a peaceful, beautiful, and magical place! Every image shot with film. Mahalo!
Matt running his third marathon and “Chicago” Steve playing the cowbell in support of his wife running 50 marathons in 50 states. Hawaii, Maui is her 37th state! I finally had an opportunity to document an event, just for fun! Check out MEAT (Maui Endurance Adventure Team) for more info and pictures!
A few days ago, Maui, was blessed with snow fall at the summit of Haleakala! My family and I ventured up the mountain bright and early, hoping to touch the white snow, before it melted. We were lucky to have found some very small patches of it left and especially lucky, the national park, had […]
I’ve been thinking about my story and how I came to be a photographer. My story begins with my artist mother, she taught me to appreciate and love all forms of art work. As a child, I first started with drawing and painting, then in high school, I had a taste of photography and instantly […]