destination and hawaii Wedding photography

This is a big decision. Of all the things you'll have on your wedding day, photography is the only one that will breathe life into your memories. You'll want to invest in this and carefully choose the photographer who will fit your needs and wants. I see wedding photography a little differently. Rather than posing you and snapping perfect images of the two of you smiling at the camera, I believe in getting to know you so we can create beautifully messy images full of joy, love, and intimacy. Sure, we'll get all the details and the big things, but what's most important to me is making sure I capture your dad's teary eyes or your grandma grooving on the dance floor when her song comes on. At the end of the day, the moments matter more to me because in this process, I invest in you. I want you to have those images because they'll mean the world when you look back through your day. I want that for you because you mean so much more to me than the work I'll do in the hours we spend together and after, so much more than dollars. Why? I'm just built that way. I have one overflowing heart and I never knew what to do with it all until I found photography. 

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Here is a small sampling of the weddings I have photographed recently. There is so much more to every story, but these are the images that stand out to me. 

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Grandma is groovin'

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For more Hawaii wedding photography and destination wedding photography, head over to my blog. There, you'll find recent elopements and weddings that I have had the honor of capturing told in story form.