Krystal + Justin | Tantalus

Krystal and Justin have known each other since high school, but they didn't start dating until they

Amy + Erik | Diamond Head Lighthouse

Amy and Erik met each other here and have been together for about three years.  They are both

Happy One Year Anniversary to VIVIDfotos!

Mel and I wanted thank all of those people who put their trust in us to

Soon + Ryan | Magic Island | 05.17.13

Soon and Ryan had an intimate wedding, surrounded by their closest friends and relatives.  They are

Disney Aulani

We celebrated our niece Clara's 2nd Birthday by staying at the Aulani.  It was quite an experience!

Ashley + Palani Engagement | Tantalus

Ashley and Palani were a really fun couple to shoot-they are so much in love!  We also share an

San Francisco Culinary Experience: Gary Danko

I am currently in San Francisco (without Balbino) on a family trip with my mom and brother.  The

Samantha + Bryan Engagement | Ke Ike Beach

Brian proposed to Samantha at this very beach... so they wanted to return to this special spot for

Valentine’s Dinner at the beachhouse at the moana

Last night Balbino and I celebrated Valentine's Day at the beachhouse at the moana--my old stomping

Lori + Jordan Engagement | Byodo-in Temple

When Lori and Jordan said they wanted to have their engagement shoot at the Byodo-in Temple, we were

Dianne + Royce | 3660 on the Rise | 12.26.12

Dianne and Royce are such a cute couple.  They did a great job of planning their Hello Kitty themed

Engagement Photos

Engagement photos are a fun way to announce to the world that you're getting married!  They are


The tools of the trade.  Our cameras, lenses, and lighting equipment allow us to create the vision

Lanikai Pillbox

It was a nice clear day for hiking.  It was a my first time at the pillboxes but I've read about it.


We had an interesting opportunity to photograph the new breakfast menu of the Snack Bar at the Moana


The Pug Meetup at the Beachfront Estate Mel and I were looking forward to this meetup all year!


Mel and I decided that we would try somewhere new to eat.  We were actually set on going to Raging


I feel so lucky everyday that I live in Hawaii.  There is no better place to be for a photographer.


The Byodo-In Temple, located in Valley of the Temples Memorial Park, is one of our favorite

Mel vs. Food

Hi everyone, this is Melissa, the main writer's other half, guest blogging today. Recently I have