Megan+David: Adventurous Maui Couples Photographer

A few months ago I launched a Facebook contest calling for adventurous couples who were willing to canoodle in bamboo or snuggle on a mountain top rather than splash around in the surf. I got nine different couples to enter and four of them won!

This couple was the first to have their session done. David was born and raised on Maui and met his sweetheart Megan on top of a mountain in Laos. Did you just read what I said? On.top.of.a.mountain.in.Laos. I mean, really–is this the beginning of a Nicholas Sparks novel or what? These two are not strangers to adventure so I was elated when I found out that they won!

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Because David is from Upcountry Maui, I thought this location would be perfect. It boasts wide open fields, cool trees, and a stellar view of Maui on a clear day. The cloud ceiling was a bit low that day, but that certainly didn’t put a damper on these two.wailea maui sunset family photographer_0028wailea maui sunset family photographer_0033On our drive back down to Megan and David’s vehicle, we swung by some other great spots to snap some shots. Dave knew about this old abandon church; and I was pretty much in love at first site. Delapidated walls, flowering bushes and tall grass? Yes, please!

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We pulled over one last time to catch the last little glimpse of the sunset. The light was warm and creamy and these two were down for another location–so why not? Maui is so amazing in that pulling over to the side of the road can sometimes be the best location!wailea maui sunset family photographer_0031
David and Megan: Your love story is truly inspiring. From adventures on the top of a mountain in Laos to your adventures in parenting and living on Maui–you truly embody what it’s like to love to the fullest.

Thank you for entering my contest, it was truly a pleasure!

30 Comments

  1. Keith A. Palmquist

    You two look great!

  2. Lauren Al

    Beautiful!

  3. Ginger Diane

    Beautiful pictures Megan!

  4. Natasha Fabijancic

    The last shot is beautiful – your faces are so expressive and full of love – it brought tears to my eyes.

  5. Kate Levinski

    Not only do you see the beauty on the outside of this young couple, I see a the peace and inner beauty of true love,

  6. Jen Fordyce

    Beautiful shots of beautiful people!

  7. Sean Petrie

    Fantastic photos!

  8. Erin Fleming

    Beautiful shots! That Angie is one good photographer. 😉

  9. Nichole I. van Eikeren

    These are such amazing photos! Congrats to you both. And the last one is my absolutely fav!!! Gorgeous all around both of you and beautiful photography.

  10. Kari Mathews Gilbertson

    Stunning photos!

  11. Megan Krump

    These pictures are fantastic! I really love the abandoned church photo! Gorgeous and what fun!

  12. Johania Alvarez

    The love is so visible in every single picture, you two are a wonderful couple, hope to see you soon.

  13. Astrid Perkins

    beautiful photos, beautiful location, beautiful couple

  14. Kelly Samuels Chappell

    Don’t you just love a great photographer? Beautiful pictures Megan!!!

  15. Kelly Froehle

    Great pictures!

  16. Jasmine Norrie

    Beautiful!

  17. Hoang Tran Minh Phuong

    Nice couple & Nice view. Full of LOVE 🙂

  18. Dodi Pritchett

    SO pretty! Great shots, lovely couple!!!!

  19. Michelle Taylor

    Beautiful photos! I love everything about them…and you guys look great!

  20. Tara Lindsey

    Amazing couple, amazing photos. They really capture the beauty these two share!

  21. Casey Terry

    Beautiful pictures!

  22. Kevin Casella Murphy

    Beautiful photos of a lovely couple!

  23. Sarah Ellen Powell Boettcher

    So beautiful! Megan, you and David look positively blissful. What a wonderful photo shoot!

  24. Tara Pace

    Beautiful pictures!!

  25. Paul Terry

    You captured the rapture that explains young love.

  26. Mien Yap

    I personally know Dave and Megan. You have captured their essence in all the photos: their love, their playfulness. The black and white is shouting : Perfect!

  27. Hannalore Herft

    Amazing shots Megan – can see both lots of love and fun between you and David in the stunning locations around where you live too! Beautifully captured <3 <3 🙂

  28. Jill Davies-Wainman

    WOW!!!!! Congrats you 2!!! Those are such nice photos!!

  29. Álfrún Gísladóttir

    Beauties

  30. Barbara Considine

    Beautiful couple

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