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The Stickley family is one of the most giving, loving, and amazing families you could ever meet! I have had the pleasure of photographing them for some time now, and they just have an amazing story. I have known Emilie for about 6 years now, and I was so lucky to be there while she […]

Stickley Family | Ewa Beach Family photographer | Haole Girl

November 25, 2014

oahu family photographer

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I was pleased to hear from Terry when she contacted me to take photos of her family. Her dear friend, whose wedding I photographed in Seattle, had referred her to me, so when she and her family ended up stationed here, she contacted me for much-needed, updated family photos. We had planned to go to […]

Altebelo Family | Kapolei Family Photographer | Haole Girl

October 28, 2014

honolulu family photographer

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Ashley and I have been friends for the last few years. She asked me to mentor her when she wanted to dive into newborn photography, but she quickly decided studio type shoots weren’t for her and got into lifestyle photography instead. Still, we’ve kept in touch, and when she asked me to do this family […]

Pfohl Family Aloha Session | Oahu Family Photographer | Haole Girl

October 16, 2014

oahu family photographer

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I was absolutely thrilled when Mom contacted me to do portraits for the Berry family while they were visiting Hawaii from San Diego. Mom works for a photographer in San Diego, so I was honored that she picked me! They were staying at Ko’olina Resort, so we decided to do the session there. On my […]

Berry Family | Honolulu Vacation Photographer | Haole Girl

September 18, 2014

photographers in honolulu

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The Jones family is about to embark on a new adventure, courtesy of the military, and so they’ll be leaving the island soon. Mom’s family is from Oahu, so it was particularly difficult to say goodbye to everyone. She contacted me to do a session with the family before they left so that they could […]

Jones Family | Oahu family photographer | Haole Girl

September 16, 2014

honolulu beach maternity photos