Category Archives: Portraits

Easter Wedding – Hilton Waikiki Wedding Photography – Meet Justin and Leah

We had the honor to shoot the wedding of Justin and Leah on Easter Sunday and it was such a warm and festive party!  Leah and Justin planned a beautiful and graceful event that people flew in from all over the world to attend!  The contemporaryView full post »

Hilton Hawaiian Village Wedding Photography

St. Patricks day is really a feast day to celebrate the arrival of Christianity in Ireland… Usually celebrated with an Irish meal of… well… corned beef and cabbage of course.  (maybe a Guinness or 2 as well). What that has to doView full post »

Sean and Lourdes – Aiea Engagement Photography

I absolutely love this location for engagements!  It’s cool, fun, enchanting, romantic, and quiet!  Sean and Lourdes had a great time exploring the heiau and the forested park while we shot for their upcoming wedding… Enjoy!View full post »

New year, new blog! finally.

I’ve been pondering a long time for this new blog.. It’s finally here!  In addition to the new look, I’ve gone ahead and published our prices for our wedding collections.  We’ll only be featuring the Queensberry line ofView full post »

Hawaii Family Portraits

We do get requests frequently to make family portraits on location and if we have time we accomodate all we can.  I believe these are some of the most important moments to treasure throughout our short family time together.   If you’reView full post »

Melissa and Alan | JW Marriot Ihilani Photography | Dillingham Ranch wedding photography

Melissa and Alan’s wedding this weekend was an absolute dream.  They are a match made in heaven…  true soul mates.  Melissa, like a fine director had a vision.  Sometimes that vision carries quite the weight.  Our photography matchedView full post »

Hayley and George | Laie Wedding Photography

What a gorgeous couple and a beautiful beach house!  Check out this venue for a romantic Hawaiian beach wedding featuring koa flooring and staircase, spacious suites throughout the house, water features and a fire pit!  If you’re interested inView full post »

In Memorium…

Alex Rosales, one of the closest friends I ever had has passed away after a short bout with cancer.  It is shocking and it came suddenly.  He was the best man at my wedding and an inspiration for his conviction and drive to live life as itView full post »

Maternity session with Veronique Braithwaite

I’m not a really big fan of maternity shots.  Particularly ones with an open belly showing an overstuffed tummy.  This is my sister-in-law 8 months pregnant and I wanted to get a moment that would really punctuate some glamor into aView full post »

Maria and Matt | Marriot EDITION Waikiki

It’s been such an honor and a pleasure to photograph Maria and Matt on their wedding day!  This was the first of many wedding events that the new Marriot Edition hotel will be hosting in the coming months and years I’m sure.  The EditionView full post »

Hawaii Opera Theater | Lucia di Lammermoor

One of the things most people don’t know about me is that I am a fan of opera.  Every popular opera today has some relevance to modern life.  Some are heavy some are light but they are all fiercely honest stories with a soundtrack that is atView full post »

A Contemporary Session

The Contemporary Museum in Honolulu brings so many memories back for me.  As a student I would often visit the cafe and browse exhibits.  I absolutely love the setting as a ’60’s style Mediterranean estate with sprawling gardens.  SoView full post »

AJ and Natasha

Couples visiting Hawaii sometimes want something very special to remember their vacation.  These romantic portrait sessions are great opportunities to have beautiful timeless images that can hang on you walls for years.  I’m honored to haveView full post »

Chadd and Kelli | Moana Surfrider

Chadd and Kelli came to get married in Hawaii from Las Vegas!  Kind of Ironic I know, but they are from here and really wanted to be with family and friends to commemorate their relationship.  This is Chadd and Kelli’s 10-10-10 wedding. View full post »

Picture Day!!

This is really the first shoot on this scale that we’ve ever done.  So it required a lot of planning, planning and more planning to exceed our expectations.  Last weekend, the dancers and performers at Na Maka O Pu’uwai Aloha needed aView full post »

This is a crazy way to make a living!!

Funny, my hands start sweating when I watch this… do yours?View full post »

Kanye…

I haven’t been here for a while, I know. There’s been lot’s happening. Got some stuff to post soon! In the mean time… enjoy this Kanye video by Marco Brambilla.View full post »

Meet Sherwin

It takes much discipline and training to become a fireknife dancer.  Sherwin is focused on taking this craft to a master level.  It was an honor  to photograph the talent of Na Maka O Puuwai Aloha.  Mahalo, to all of you, for doing what you do!View full post »

Amazing freedive video

Guillaume Nery in a freedive base jump.  Beautifully shot!!View full post »

Glimpses of a Pristine Ocean

Enric Sala give an insightful Ted talk on how to save the ocean…View full post »