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Maui Photography

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We combine an island tour with a photography workshop. While driving we talk about camera operations, image design, and composition. We help people learn how to use the rule of thirds, framing, lines of repetition, s-curves in order to create...more
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402 Kaiolohia St, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-7618
+1 808-870-3686
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Having taken a variety of photography tours/classes, Douglas distinguished himself right away. Through conversation and a few questions he learned that we knew enough to take our lens caps off before we shot. So instead of a canned lesson plan, we got exactly what we...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

What a great experience. Not only did I learn a lot about how to take great pictures Doug also took me to places I wouldn’t have seen. Can’t wait to put my new skills to good use.

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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

I took a 2 week photo class with Douglas Hoffman (the owner). I will say that Doug not only is a great photographer but is also a tremendous and patient instructor. I went from zero knowledge of cameras to not only understanding my camera but...More

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douglas h, Owner at Maui Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

It is a pleasure to teach someone who is motivated to learn. You learned camera mechanics and composition. Looking at your images at the beginning then at the. End it easy to see how much you have improved.

Reviewed 10 February 2018

My husband and I did the 4-hour sunset workshop with Doug. It was great! Doug took us to some places we wouldn’t have found on our own and gave us some great tips. I am an experienced photographer, but I still learned some useful tricks...More

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douglas h, Owner at Maui Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Aloha Rachel, Mahalo for selecting Maui Photo Tours and Workshops. It was a pleasure meeting you and I am so glad you got to try the Neutral density filters made by Breakthrough Photography.

Reviewed 30 August 2017

I knew that my trip to Maui was going to epic but what I did not know was that my time spent with Douglas would turn this total newbie into an artist in just one day. Douglas was able to transform my abilities and skill...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This was our 2nd 4 hour Sunset tour with Doug. The 1st was on the South side and this one on the West near his beautiful gallery. Be sure to visit his gallery. We scouted for photo ops at Honoloa Bay, Dragon's teeth and finishing...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

A few years ago we toured south Maui with Douglas and were so impressed we hired him again to help us photograph west Maui. We learned a lot about composition and how to look for certain visual interests to improve any photograph. The only thing...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2017

Enjoyed a terrific day with Douglas traveling the road to Hana and finding amazing photo opportunities. He was really helpful with composition and the use of GND and ND filters which allowed us to shoot from sunrise to midday and beyond. In his own right...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2016

I recently took a 4 hour sunset workshop with Douglas where he took me and another “student” to several locations in South Maui. We each had a good time and the workshop was informative. He went in depth talking about looking for composition before using...More

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douglas h, Owner at Maui Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2016

Aloha Bill, It was so nice of you to come into the gallery after the workshop and introduce me to your wife. The image you showed me from our workshop is fantastic, and shows me that you are starting to see the picture before you...More

Reviewed 28 September 2016

Based on the reviews, people who do this tour with Doug are happy with the experience. My husband did the tour with John, which I arranged as a gift for my husband to learn tricks for taking better vacation photos using his camera. While John...More

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douglas h, Owner at Maui Photography, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2016

Aloha, I just returned from a long trip and am surprised to read this review. John has worked with me for 8 years and this is the first complaint received. John worked for Hike Maui before me, and he is in very good shape. As...More

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24 April 2018|
Response from douglas h | Property representative |
Aloha, Mahalo for your contact. Please call 808 870 3686 to book a date. Please book with as much notice as possible. Thank you for your interest and I look forward to speaking with you.