Looking Back

Happy almost New Year. I’m about to photograph my last wedding for the year 2011. I wanted to reflect back and say what a blessing it has been getting to know and photograph all of you across the globe. I went through and pulled a small collection of images from the year. I hope it…

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The Best Things in Life Are Free

As I walked this morning along the bike path meandering along the beach in Kapaa, IĀ felt the warm breeze hit my face, and thought, “what a nice free gift of Kauai”. Or driving down the highway to Hanalei to see the sun rays boldly streaming through the clouds in a Charelton Heston fashion; this another…

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Working Together

Aloha everyone. I wanted to share my recent experience with a beautiful site here on Kauai. It’s called Smiths Tropical Paradise & Gardens. They have a motorboat service up the Wailua river along with Luaus in their beautiful gardens. Plus they are a beautiful wedding site; both in the Fern Grotto and also in the…

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Big Decision: Photography

The most important decision in planning a wedding is picking a photographer. Driving across the island to surf the beautiful waves at Tunnels or to meet someone for a wedding, I often see people taking pictures while crossing Hanalei Bridge, or pulled to the side of the road trying to snap a picture of a…

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What Do We Do If It Rains?

One of the most frequently asked questions is, “what do we do if it rains?” The standard answer is this, “wait 5 minutes then proceed”. Most often, as even today, the trades are blowing strong which keep the clouds moving. It does happen throughout the year even in summer when a lone rain cloud makes…

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Where to Have Your Wedding

Kauai has some of the most magical locations anywhere in the world — lush gardens and pristine beaches right out of the movies. So, one of the first decisions and maybe hardest decisions you must make during the planning process is where to have your wedding. There are two basic types of locations to have…

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