Oahu portrait location

Makapu'u is a beach location on Oahu's south east shore.  Read on to learn more about this location, it's top considerations and who might want it for their portrait session.

- 30 min drive from Waikiki
- Large white sand beach
- Reef and lava features
- Views of the ocean and mountains

Parking and Facilities
- Ample parking lot
- Restrooms available

- Direct sunrise views
- Beautiful mountain and lava 
- Potential to get into the water on low tide
- Not as busy as beaches in town

- Can be windy
- Tide can come up very high, making the sandy area much smaller
- Walking along the sand can be challenging for people with physical limitations

Ideal For:
- Couples
- Elopements
- High School Seniors
- Immediate Families

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