Leslie Carbajal Photography Journal

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I love to share about the fun adventures I take on with my sessions. This blog not only lets you have an intimate insight on the raw emotions felt while enjoying each unique storytelling session. I tough different things like before, during, after, sneak peeks, tips, and much more. I can't wait to write about your special session! 

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5 Things ALL Photographers Want You To Know- Hawaii Family Photographer


Let’s tackle some of things your photographer really wants you to know.     1- “I’m not paying an arm and a leg for one hour” Oh man I can’t even tell you how many times I’ve heard things like “arm and a leg, reasonable priced, cheap but good”. Let me break it down really […]

I’ve Booked With Leslie Carbajal Photography – Hawaii Family Photographer


5 Things Hawaii Family Photographer Leslie Carbajal Wants You To Know!   1- So first thing first! Thank you for trusting me with your session. So are we Instagram friends? Do you follow my Facebook page? Want to be my Facebook friend? Add me . I really love to befriend my clients. This allows you to […]

5 Tips To Style For A Professional Family Session – Hawaii Family Photographer


Okay, so you’ve booked your photographer and you’re wondering WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?! I’m here to give you 5 tips to help you out!   1- Find a color palette that you love, and choose outfits that complement each other.   2- Mamas .. find YOUR outfit first. Make sure you’re comfortable, and feel beautiful […]

5 Tips To Finding Your Perfect Photographer In 5 Minutes – Hawaii Family Photographer


I’m here to make it MUCH easier to find your perfect photographer in just 5 minutes!   1- Budget Listen .. everyone has a budget and that’s absolutely fine. When you’re ready to find a photographer have your budget in mind. This helps you eliminate falling in love with someone who may not be within […]

10 Random Facts About Hawaii Family Photographer Leslie Carbajal


Get To Know Hawaii Family Photographer Leslie Carbajal In 5 Minutes     1- I like to make my clients my friends, or feel like they’re my family. I mean if you trust me you’ll definitely open up more during your session with me. I will follow you on Instagram cheer your family on, and […]

Hawaii Family Photographer – Briee Plus Her Tribe Of 3

Portrait Sessions

I need to just start off by saying this mama is someone I totally admire. Her husband has been deployed for almost a year, and I was so eager to capture her bond with this motherhood session. This paradise which is the island of Oahu in Honolulu, Hawaii means nothing when you’re missing your anchor. […]

Hawaii Family Photographer’s 8 Tips To Survive a Family Portrait Session


1. FUN FOR THE KIDS: Bring a favorite toy(s) for when it’s time to take the parent pictures. This can also be used if the child needs a break, and needs something to comfort them. 2. CHANGE OF CLOTHES: Have towels, and spare clothing if you’re open to being adventurous. This could be ending in […]

Hawaii Family Photographer; Tovas Family

Portrait Sessions

Meet the Toves family! The weather was not on our side. We had to reschedule not once, or twice, but three times! Third times a charm, right? Haha the weather was finally on our side (slightly). But we were able to finally capture their story. I promise this The Lanai Lookout in Honolulu, Hawaii is […]

April Goals


    I don’t know about you guys, but April kind of came blazing in. After having my mom visit for almost two weeks it was nice spending time with her. When I got serious about my business I added having a planner to help me achieve my goals. It gives me great satisfaction to […]

Hawaii Family Photographer – Cassidy & Chaeden Plus 2

Portrait Sessions

In my client questionnaire Cassidy has let me know how Kennedy was really camera shy. Now would you believe me if I said this was my FIRST image from their maternity session? She looked right at me with those beautiful bold eyes. She gave me a slight smirk and I took it! Lol But that […]

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