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There truly is nothing stronger or more beautiful than the love of a parent. Sometimes I hear older generations comment about how over-the-top the younger generations are with their kids, doing gender reveals, cake smashes and birthday photo shoots, but my guess is that they felt the same way as young parents—if given the chance, […]

Oahu Newborn Studio Photographer | Baby L

September 25, 2018

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Oahu Newborn Studio Photographer

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Happiest of birthdays to this sweet girl! Little Shealee was easily one of the happiest babies I have ever met. Working with her and her sweet mama as their Honolulu Cake Smash Photographer on this mermaid themed cake smash session was nothing short of an absolute joy! The Art of Capturing Kiddos When it comes to child […]

Honolulu Cake Smash Photographer | Shealee is ONE!

August 17, 2018

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Honolulu Cake Smash Photographer

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Even without the bump, I can usually recognize the look of “babymooners”—couples who take time to relax and get away before all of the excitement of a new baby hits. They always have an expectant, eager glow about them (well, that and the fact that they usually aren’t the ones out parasailing and learning to […]

Kingston Family Maternity Photographer | Howdy from Texas!

August 6, 2018

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Kingston Family Maternity Photographer

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I love newborn photo sessions! They portray such a pivotal time in a family—the long-awaited bundle of joy has arrived, but at the same time the parents are eager to find out who this new little person is. What will her personality be like? Will she take after Mom or Dad or have a balance […]

Oahu Newborn Studio Photographer | Baby Noelle

July 16, 2018

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Oahu Newborn Studio Photographer

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I’ve had the pleasure of photographing the Smock family for the past three years, and now, I’m so sad to say that this was their final shoot before bidding the islands goodbye. Still, we couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful evening in West Oahu for that farewell. The sunset was electrifying, and the sky […]

Smock Family | Family Portrait Session | Haole Girl Photography

June 7, 2018

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