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A month ago Ty reached out to plan the perfect surprise proposal to Tay. As we talked, I learned that Tay’s mom and grandma (from here on out, referred to as “Meme”) are super important to her. When they talked in the past about proposals, she always mentioned the same thing…their families MUST be there. […]

Surprise Proposal | Ko’olina

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This Ko’olau Ballrooms wedding is set in the majestic Ko’olau mountain range. With an indoor waterfall, a white arch reminiscent of greek arches (at least to me) and beautiful florals, this wedding ceremony was beyond dreamy. Every little detail was planned out perfectly and executed flawlessly by Alyssa & Kameron. Alyssa is a nurse. I […]

Ko’olau Ballrooms Wedding

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Bobbi & Steven | Bellows Beach Couples Session This beach themed couples session is personal to me. Steven is the eldest child of close friends of the family, and Bobbi is his longtime girlfriend. I know I am technically not supposed to play favorites, but it’s so hard when it’s people I personally know and […]

Beach Couples Session

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A covid wedding reception finally happened after two long years of waiting. It’s no secret that Covid caused a lot of chaos when it comes to wedding planning. Last year, Jenny & Kai made their vows in a private ceremony with just their families present. Up until a couple months ago, gatherings were limited to […]

A Covid Wedding Reception

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I haven’t figured out how to explain this session and how it came to be. Lauren & Ryan had originally hired another photographer local to Oahu for their beach family photos. Things changed at the last minute when a positive covid test came into the mix. In typical “aloha” spirit, we came together as a […]

Beach Family Photos | Oahu

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Engagement photos at sunrise in a quiet Waikiki is the romantic setting Febe & Shigge were looking for when they contacted me about their session. Waikiki is rarely quiet. It’s one of the busiest, if not THE busiest, beach on island, so the only time I can comfortably recommend a session here just so happens […]

Engagement Photos | A Sunrise in Waikiki

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Jonny & Lauren’s wedding at Cafe Julia was absolutely incredible. A romantic setting under the twinkle lights of an octagonal arch, was the perfect way for these two to say “I do” after 9 years. This was my first time being able to capture a wedding at Cafe Julia; I am so glad that it […]

A Cafe Julia Wedding | Jonny & Lauren

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When I showed up to this venue nestled in the lagoons of Ko’Olina, the first thought I had was “Wow!” With palm trees that seemed to touch the sky, a ceremony site sitting in front of an unobstructed view of the pacific ocean, and a private lagoon perfect for portraits, I was in literal paradise! […]

Lanikuhonua Weddings

Lanikuhonua Weddings
Mountain House Estate

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Katie & Vinny A Mountain House Estate wedding was such a breath of fresh air. This venue is set in the rolling hills in a small town north of Healdsburg. Not only is the property beautifully breathtaking, but it was the perfect venue for Katie & Vinny’s wedding. After 3 wedding dates, and the stress […]

A Mountain House Estate Wedding

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One of the hardest things you have to do with planning your session is picking a photoshoot location. Oahu is filled with so many different types of scenery, it seems as though it would be nearly impossible to choose. This is where I come in. As a professional, I have spent countless hours exploring the […]

How to Choose Your Photoshoot Location

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