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  • Aloha!

    I'm a family and wedding photographer based on the Big Island of Hawaii, available from Kona to Hilo, Oahu, Maui and beyond!

    Having been born and raised here in the islands, I love to create photos that show a real sense of "Hawaii", with a genuine feeling of love, playfulness and aloha. I love rich colors, deep moments, and laid-back sunsets, and would love to document your adventure here in Hawaii!

    Please let me know if there's anything I can do for you -- I'd be happy to hear from you!



Allison & Nick in Kealakekua

I drove around the south end of the Big Island; a beautiful route I normally don’t take. It’s out of theSee the whole story >>

Pololu with the Spector Ohana

Sigh. I like the families I get to work with. It’s a good feeling, a comforting feeling, like putting your handsSee the whole story >>

The Brown Family

The sun was high and bright that day on the Big Island of Hawaii, casting the sort of light that instantly made youSee the whole story >>

The Davis Family’s Big Island Adventure

This was a wonderful, quintessential Hawaii family session! A mother’s love, a father’s joy, and a littleSee the whole story >>

The Lindsay Family

“Someone once told me that time was a predator that stalked us all our lives. But I rather believe that time is aSee the whole story >>

A family walking on a beach in Hawaii

Waialea Bay with the Barcelo Family

The Barcelo family are some of the nicest and most laid-back people I’ve ever worked with, and it was a great toSee the whole story >>

A Wedding and Family Session with the Rengstorf ohana

Such a great evening on the Kona side for photography. 🙂 I’d arrived pretty early — early enough for theSee the whole story >>

This magic moment

There are some moments that I’d love to relive for the first time again, just because they were so amazing. TheSee the whole story >>