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This amazing family contacted me to set up a family session to update their family photos, and I was more than happy to help them out! Mom said that it had been quite some time since they had a family session—since their now teenaged boys were just little kids! I was so excited to be […]

Kelly Family | Oahu Sunset Session | Haole Girl

May 4, 2017

Honolulu vacation photographer

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One evening, I happened to be on Instagram when I came across a post by Danielle and Phil that looked like they were in Oahu. Now, these two are like LuLaRoe gods, and I looked up to them so much. Seriously, before I became a retailer, I stalked their page and bought some things or […]

Danielle & Phil | Oahu Family Session | Haole Girl

April 11, 2017

honolulu beach photographer

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One of the wonderful things about being a photographer in Hawaii is the chance I have to meet families from out of town when they come here for a family adventure! That was the case with the Durham Family , and I was so excited to meet them. When we met up for the session on […]

Durham Family | Oahu Family Adventure Session | Haole Girl

February 21, 2017

Aulani Disney Resort

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I was so excited when Micah reached out to me about doing a family session! I’d photographed her kids before, so, of course, I was thrilled at the prospect of capturing the whole family. The first time I photographed Dylan and his little sister, Hailey, Mom was concerned that Dylan would be less than cooperative, […]

Licuanan Family | Hawaii Beach Photographer | Haole Girl

January 5, 2017


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I can’t believe it’s been a year since I last photographed the O family for their baby boy’s newborn session! Back then, he was such a sweet little boy, and now, he is still sweet, but he’s also walking and talking and has just the cutest personality! On the evening of our session, it was […]

The O Family | Honolulu Beach Family Portraits | Haole Girl

January 3, 2017

Aulani Disney Resort