Category Archive: Maui Family Photography

We create portraits of families, and teach families how to create their own family portraits. There is a lot to know when it comes to photographing families.

Apr 13

Portrait photography

Boy on beach

A woman can buy a car but that does not make her a race car driver.  A man can by gauze, and bandages, but that does not make him a nurse. A kid can make a paper airplane but that does not make him a pilot.  So just because someone has a camera, does not …

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Mar 13

Seeing the Forest amongst theTrees.

Aspen Grove

I recently went to Colorado to celebrate my fathers 80th birthday.  While it was winter in Colorado, going back made me remember how colorful the mountains were in the fall when the Aspen were starting to change color. While I miss the mountains and rugged beauty of Colorado, Maui is NO KA OI!  What makes …

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Dec 17

Maui photo tour – gecko’s are good subjects & they are ever-present in Hawaii

Gecko not Gieco

While on tour we always looking around for great photo opportunities. Recently, I saw this gecko, and I saw potential for a great photograph.  What do you think?  

Dec 12

Landscape, Portrait, & Scenic Photography Tip

great maui sunset

Rather than have the horizon smack dab in the middle of a landscape style image try putting it in the upper or lower third of the frame.   This perspective adds interest & impact.   Their are exceptions to the rule such as in this sunset image where the reflection of the clouds in the sand …

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