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I have known Maggie and Jenn for a few years now. When I heard that they were pregnant, I hoped they would call me to do maternity photos! I was so happy when they did!! These two have been married for several years and had been hoping and wishing for a little baby to bless […]

Maggie and Jenn | Honolulu LGBT Maternity Session | Haole Girl

February 16, 2017

Hawaii LGBT Photography

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I was contacted by Ashley a few weeks ago because she wanted pictures with her wife, Diamond, in the islands before they move to their next adventure.  We agreed to meet on the Westside of the Island. I had such a wonderful time, the undeniable spark between Ashley and Diamond radiated throughout their session. I […]

Ashley & Diamond | Honolulu Same Sex Aloha Session | Haole Girl

July 5, 2016

Hawaii LGBT Photography

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I was fortunate to meet Luz online through the AMPA (American Military Partner Association) about a year ago. She and her wife, Semira, were set to come to Hawaii for their next assignment. Recently, Luz mentioned on her Facebook page that they were looking for a photographer when they arrived on the island. I sent […]

Boone Family | Oahu Military LGBT Photographer | Haole Girl

May 5, 2016


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I was overjoyed when Angela sent me a message to say she was pregnant! I think I may have even found out before her wife did. A few months ago, I did a couple’s session with Angela and Koryn. At that time, they mentioned they wanted to try for a baby. Lucky for them, it […]

Rivers Family Maternity Announcement | Honolulu Equality Photographer | Haole Girl

November 19, 2015

Oahu Military LGBT Photographer

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Justin & Tuyen live in the great state of California, in one of my favorite cities – San Francisco, and they were coming to Oahu for a friend’s wedding. Prior to their arrival on the island, Justin and I had spoken about doing a proposal session while they were here. He was super nervous and […]

Tuyen & Justin.. Engaged! | Oahu LGBT Photographer | Haole Girl

November 10, 2015