Author Archives: Paul Hayashi

National Title Holder – Easter-Lily Smith

I’ve known Easter-Lily since 2012 when she first ran in the Miss East Oahu Pageant.  She has entered in various pageants since then.  Her undying efforts have now paid off as she won a National Title in San Antonio last … Continue reading

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Introducing….

Miss Hawaii 2017 Kathryn Teruya!

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Miss Hawaii’s Outstanding Teen 2017

Official Portrait Session of 2017 Miss Hawaii’s Outstanding Teen Maia Mayeshiro

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Congratulations Kathryn Teruya!

Congratulations to Kathryn Teruya – 2017 Miss Hawaii.  2nd Miss Hawaii for the Miss Kaka`ako Program.  1st RU Carissa Kano (Miss Central Oahu), 2nd RU Amber Aduja (Miss Oahu), 3rd RU Penelope Ng Pack (Miss Kahala), 4th RU Allyson Tsui … Continue reading

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Miss Hawaii Class of 2017

On Saturday, June 10, 2017, a new Miss Hawaii will be selected from these 15 contestants.  Check back with us on Sunday to see who took the title. Top Row:  Miss Ala Moana Kyla Hagedorn, Miss Aloha Hawaii Piper Pierson … Continue reading

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Family Photos before your Senior goes off to school

Got a call to do a last minute graduation portrait.  Talking to the Mom, she was interested in a family portrait since the last one they had done was when the kids were small.  After some back and forth due … Continue reading

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Miss America & Miss America’s Outstanding Teen

Miss America Savvy Shields & Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Nicole Jia rolled into town this week and I had the opportunity to photograph them with our Miss Hawaii Allison Chu & Miss Hawaii’s Outstanding Teen Carly Yoshida.  These girls are … Continue reading

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Class of 2017

Now that the end of the school year is approaching, just a reminder that we do Graduation portraits both in the studio and on location.  You may download a copy of the current price list in the pricing information section.  … Continue reading

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The 2017 Pageant Season has started

With the Miss Chinatown Hawaii to the many Miss Hawaii preliminary pageants, the opportunity to photograph the titleholders has been a fun experience.  Here are some of this year’s set of portraits. ” ngg_triggers_display=”never” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] 

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