15 Maui Photography Hotspots That Will Blow Your Mind

“Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life but holding it still.”

– Dorothea Lange

If taking pictures is your passion, you’ve likely considered a trip to Maui. Our island is known for its breathtaking beauty that captivates photographers from all over the world. During the day, swaying palm trees cast shadows on the sparkling sand. At night, the starry sky stretches above majestic mountain peaks. Sunrise on the island is spectacular; sunset is equally as impressive. To find the best Maui photography hotspots, continue reading. Then, pack your tripod, pull up our Travel Guide, and get ready to fill your camera roll!

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Everything You Need to Know About Photography on Maui

We’ve already curated a list of the most Instagrammable places on the Valley Isle. Now, we want to help enhance your professional portfolio! Use our Maui photography guide to snap wildlife, scenery, special moments, and more during your trip to Hawaii.

1. Nature Photography

Humpback whale breaching near Maui

From the summit of Haleakala Volcano to the depths of Molokini Crater, Maui’s most stunning attractions evoke wonderful memories when captured on camera. Some of our favorite places to photograph include:

2. Occasions & Events

Couple on a Maui beach with sunset backgroundAre you scouting engagement photo locations? Maybe you have a loved one getting married on the island. Whatever the case may be, finding the most scenic backdrops will help you capture those special moments for your friends, family, and clients.

3. Photography Tours

Taking a guided tour is one of the best ways to see Maui from a local perspective. With the help of a professional photographer, you’ll explore sides of the island few people get to see and may even learn a few tips and tricks along the way.

Admire Your Work at The Old Wailuku Inn at Ulupono

View of the yard at The Old Wailuku Inn at UluponoAs you can see, the options are endless for photo ops on Maui. Start planning your trip by reserving a room at our inn. Our historic B&B is the perfect place to store your equipment, relax after a long day, or take more photos! You’ll love our vibrant gardens and delicious, photo-worthy breakfast.

Our inn is different from generic chain hotels. Here, comfortable guest rooms and complimentary amenities add a local feel to your vacation. So, why wait? Check our availability and book your stay now. We can’t wait to see Maui through your lens! 

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