HAVE YOU THOUGHT ABOUT YOUR CEREMONY LIGHTING?! You’re getting married in Maui. AMAZING. Its your wedding day. You’ve had your hair done. Your make-up perfected – your wedding dress flowing all around you; Your guests have flown in to Maui … Continue reading Ceremony Lighting… have you thought about it?!
I LOVE capturing the intimacy of an elopement – especially when there is as much love, chemistry and humour as these two have. Continue reading Elopement at Ka Hale Olinda // Sarah and Ben
Sweetgrass and Tobacco. As the intoxicating scent from the ritual smudging, drifts on the summer breeze, we are placed in a different state of mind. We are brought into a deeper part of ourselves. And as we focus on what is happening, the scent brings memories, awakens the soul … Continue reading Sweetgrass and Tobacco
“This is love: to fly toward a secret sky, to cause a hundred veils to fall each moment. First to let go of life. Finally, to take a step without feet.” ― Rumi Continue reading This is Love.
I had to pull over twice on my way to meet Alicia and Ryan, not because I was lost, but because the long winding road to their cottage was so beautiful with the afternoon sun breaking through. After a glass of my favourite … Continue reading Life is but a dream…
Model Tori Praver and professional surfer Danny Fuller met when a mutual friend set them up on a blind date in New York City in 2006. Six years later, Danny proposed to Tori on their annual snowboarding trip to Whistler, … Continue reading Featured on Vogue : Tori Praver and Danny Fuller’s Stunning Kauai Wedding
2012 was a busy year for Maui Maka! With a business that is outgrowing its britches as quickly as we can acquire new ones, it has often felt as if we will never catch up with ourselves. We had grandeur ideas of a “one-foul-swoop-end-of-the-year” post, that incorporated everything we had seen in 2012… but as most new year’s resolutions go… that was a bit ambitious. Instead, with a full plate of destination weddings booked for 2013, I would like to take a moment – and some photos – to appreciate how lucky we are to be able to facilitate … Continue reading A year in reflection…
This shoot was a creative collaboration with some good friends from Maui who are also in the wedding industry! We chose the upcountry estate of Kaluanui (locally known as ‘the Hui‘) not only because it is one of our favorite Maui wedding venues … Continue reading Upcountry style : Maui Wedding at Kaluanui Estate
Natalie and Jeff had a clear vision in mind. They wanted the day to be a personal reflection of themselves, they wanted friends and family to feel welcome and to use the day to not only celebrate the marriage of Natalie and Jeff, but for guests to recognize and celebrate the love in their own lives. Held on their private family farm in Ontario on Thanksgiving weekend, the atmosphere was intimate, elegant and inviting, with vintage details, farm-to-table cuisine, and sublte festive fall elements. Their day was full of love, joy, laughter and unforgettable moments. Photography: Rebecca Amber Photography with Maui … Continue reading Toronto Farm Wedding | Natalie and Jeff
Wendy & Dan – Olowalu Plantation House Wedding. Lahaina, Maui. Wendy was such a stunning beautiful bride. She designed and created her wedding dress, which was amazing! Her bouquet was adorned with vintage broaches, and a “W” (we are still not sure if it was for Wendy or Wedding!), and the smiles were unbelievable! KISS was the theme, and it made for an absolutely perfect wedding day! Continue reading Wendy & Dan Olowalu Plantation House Wedding