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Hao + Julie’s Film Inspired Hawaii Mountain Elopement

Film photography has made an undeniable comeback. The original grainy and under-contrasted look emits a nostalgic vibe that adds charisma and uniqueness to each photo. To clear the air, when I say film, I don’t mean the Instax Polaroids by Fujifilm; I’m talking about 35mm film that requires the rolls

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How-To Guide: Making The Most Of Your Couple’s Session

Couples sessions are fun and exciting! Capturing photos of you and your significant other should be something to look forward to, not something that makes you feel anxious. As a couples photographer, I’ve had many clients express their worries when the time comes nearer for their shoot. They aren’t sure

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How to Plan for a Fall Hawaii Wedding

Summer is coming to a quick end, and fall is just around the corner. With that being said, it’s time to start preparing for all the fun fall festivities and activities- pumpkin patches, apple cider, weather changes, and warm undertones that radiate coziness. As an elopement photographer living in Hawai’i,

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Kai + Lucy’s North Shore, Hawaii Elopement

This summer has been a whirlwind!! It seems like I’m shooting a new session every two days- I can’t complain, though; there’s something about the summer months that give photos a unique charm. Many may also see the summer as wedding season- usually the busiest time of year for photographers!

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Maternity Photoshoot: 5 Best Tips For Expecting Mothers

Being a mom is one of the best, most rewarding jobs! No words can fully describe the highs, lows, and everything in-between that comes with the title. There is nothing quite as exciting as being an expectant mother. Knowing that you’re growing a tiny human inside your body is INCREDIBLE!!

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6 Best Trendy Waikiki Hotels in Honolulu, Hawaii

Are you planning a trip to Honolulu and are lost in the hotel/ amenities department? This blog post is for you! Whether you are coming to the island for a family vacay, elopement, honey moon, or just to live your best life- I’m giving you the complete info on the

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Soo Mee + Jimmy- Oahu, Destination Engagement

If you have friends or family members who work in the technology world, then you know how jam packed their schedules are! That was the case for Jimmy and Soo Mee, one is busy working in the tech industry while the other is a really talented abstract painter. I like

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4 Best Tips on Finding The Right Photographer

Have you ever heard the saying “a picture says a thousand words”? It may be cliche, but the truth is that a beautiful moment can be sabotaged with the wrong photographer. As an individual in the photography profession, it is crucial for seeking clients to find someone who understands their

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