At Sky and Reef Photography, we focus on getting a mix of both candids and posed. We are about having fun and getting those once-in-a-lifetime shots that last a lifetime. Our photos are bright, vivid, true to life color, which showcases Hawaii's natural beauty. Ultimately, I am here to make you look Damn good in your photographs. 


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Kualoa Regional Park Session: Chung Family

Chung Family Portrait Session At Kualoa Regional Park by Tara Morenfeld of Sky and Reef Photography in Hawaii.

January 20, 2023


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Lanikai Sunrise Session: Adney Family

Hawaii is filled with locations that make photos look like postcards. Pristine beaches, lush greenery, breathtaking sunrises, and sunsets – it has everything you need to take the most stunning images. One such location is Lanikai Beach – a perfect tropical oasis where you can sit back, relax, or jump into the bright blue water. […]

April 1, 2022


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Lanikai Family Photography – Ryan Plank

‘Lani Kai’ literally translates to ‘Heavenly Ocean’. And just like its name, the beach truly resembles a slice of paradise on earth. Just the thought of going to Lanikai Beach always excites me. It isn’t just the most gorgeous of all the beaches in Oahu but also ranked one of the best in the world. […]

February 11, 2022


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Sorathana & Tim’s Makapu’u Family Session

Sorathana & Tim’s Makapu’u Family Session   Makapu’u is one of my favorite shoot locations since it offers breathtaking scenery for photography and exudes the most lovely beach vibes. From a gorgeous beach, fine sand, beautiful blue sky, patches of greenery, rocky terrains to tidepools, Makapu’u has it all. So, whenever there’s an opportunity to […]

January 28, 2022


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Kailua Family Photographer

Kailua Family Photographer   Sky and Reef Photography is located in the heart of Kailua and I love photographing local and visiting families alike along the eastside Oahu beaches. Flor’s family decided to take her photos at Lanikai beach. Lanikai beach is my favorite location for a sunrise photo session since the eastside of the […]

December 28, 2019

beach, family, kids

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Oahu Family Photographer l Waimanalo Family Photographer

Waimanalo Family Photographer   Waimanalo Beach is a great location for a family photo session. This Oahu beach offers calm turquoise water, sandy beach and is truly a hidden gem. Here is a great example of photographing a large family group with a mix of posed and candids.    

July 16, 2019

family, hawaii, hawaii photographer

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Oahu Family Photography l North Shore Family Session

Oahu Family Photography l North Shore Family Photography Whether you are staying at Turtle Bay, the Marriot or in an Airbnb, Oahu offers a gorgeous countryside on the North Shore of Hawaii. These photographers were taken in Kawela Bay, located right next to the amazing Turtle Bay Resort. The Tan Family are a local Hawaii […]

June 3, 2019

beach, family, hawaii photographer

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Best Photo Shoot Locations in Hawaii

Best Photo Shoot Locations in Hawaii 25 gorgeous locations for your perfect photo session on Oahu, Hawaii Here is a guide to help navigate all of my most frequented gorgeous location options for photo sessions. Please note if you have a special location in mind that is not on the list please don’t hesitate to […]

May 15, 2019

advice, beach, Engagement, family

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Oahu Family Photography

Oahu Family Photography   At Sky and Reef Photography, we love capturing Oahu’s Family Photography while serving all Oahu including Waikiki, Ko’olina, North Shore, Kailua. We seek to capture epic shots of your families. We love to photograph both local families and families vacationing from across the globe. What if 18 years fly by faster […]

March 8, 2019

oahu family photography

advice, children, family, hawaii photographer, kids

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My Family Vacation Photos at the Beach

Family Vacation Photos Here is a glimpse from behind the camera to meet me and my family. Even if you aren’t stoked to see them all. It makes my mom happy. Thanks, mom for getting us all together! I appreciate and love you. Why should I hire a pro for my Family Vacation Photos? Have you […]

June 18, 2018

advice, beach, children, family, kids

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Get married outside! California Poppy Fields and Wildflower adventure session

2017 was my first year to see the California poppy fields and I am so excited for them to start sprouting up again. This year I am planning some poppy field and wildflower session for the spring.  I am planning for an elopement, family and kid sessions out in Lancaster and one secret location in LA. […]

February 7, 2018

adventure, Elopement, family, kids, weekday wedding

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Matt + Jen : North Shore Oahu, Hawaii Family Photography

  Hawaii Family Photography Matt + Jen  North Shore, Oahu Matt and Jen are the sweetest people. I got to sit down with them and hear the STORY of how they met. It is one of my favorite things to hear from couples. Where did you meet? Who was more interested at first? Who made the […]

January 9, 2018

beach, children, family, hawaii, kids

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