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…Details
As I walked this morning along the bike path meandering along the beach in Kapaa, I 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…Details
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…Details
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…Details
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…Details
Aloha from the beautiful island of Kauai!
I wanted to offer a link to a wedding that shows the beauty yet simplicity of a small wedding. This wedding was held in the morning at Kioniloa Bay on the South side. Enjoy!
After setting up many weddings, one of the most frequent questions I get asked is: “Where can we go for dinner after the wedding?” Here are some of my favorite places for newlywed couples to celebrate. Luaus on Kauai For couples with a smaller wedding looking for a Luau, there’s a family Luau that’s a…Details
Looking down at Tunnels reef, originally uploaded by kentchas. This is truly a place of magnificence. It has a grandeur like no other. It has a winsomeness about it, but it is rugged as well. So just know that when you come to Kauai it will show you all of it’s personality. It is probably…Details
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…Details