Natural beauty in a natural light.
It's beauty that captures your attention; personality which captures your heart. ~Anonymous ~
With camera work that reveals both the elegance of the natural world and the richly expressive personal moments of the wedding ceremony and celebration, Joanna Tano’s photography captures both your attention and your heart.
Careful not to intrude on the wedding ritual, Joanna becomes an almost invisible presence whose aperture opens to the heightened joy of the participants. Working as much as possible with natural light, and with a keen sense of composition, Joanna honors the mood of each moment, unafraid to capture movement and emotion. Her photojournalistic style allows her to create evocative storybooks and slideshows, in which a succession of spontaneous images tells the story of the wedding.
Basic Wedding Collections begin with two hours of coverage at $1500
Full Coverage Wedding Collections begin with six hours at $4500
Wedding & portrait collections include an Online gallery, USB drive with high-resolution, retouched images and personal printing rights.
I am a Maui based photographer but I also love travel to the outer Hawaiian Islands and beyond.
To check availability, find out more information, or to reserve your date, please contact us.
"Joanna did such a wonderful job capturing our special day. Our wedding package came with 50 photos but there were so many more beautiful ones that I decided to purchase them all. She knows exactly how to capture the sunset pictures which are so unique to being married on the island. "
"Joanna Tano was a pleasure to work with on our wedding day. My husband and I are both not the most comfortable in front of a camera, but Joanna made the environment comfortable and gave great direction. The pictures turned out AMAZING, and they were ready only 2 weeks after our wedding date! Highly recommend!"
"JOANNA WAS ABSOLUTELY GREAT SHE CAPTURED EVERY SINGLE MAGICAL MOMENT. JOANNA MADE SURE SHE CAPTURED EVERY SINGLE DETAIL FROM THE VENUE FROM ALL THE WAY TO THE GUEST. THE PICTURES SHE TOOK OF ME AND MY HUSBAND IN THE BEACH, WAS JUST MAGIC. I WAS VERY SATISFIED."
"Joanna is amazing! She has a vision and eye for detail and was able to find so many unique and beautiful shots and angles despite being very, very limited on time due to the weather. She made all the guests very comfortable and was incredibly accommodating to our every request. I can't believe how many compliments we have gotten on our photos!"
"Joanna was great to work with! It was so simple with Joanna and she worked with us to ensure that we really got all the pics we wanted! She is extremely talented and captured the beauty of our wedding day! She loves her work, she is super calm and extremely professionnal. We are so so happy with the result! If you want amazing pics for your wedding, Joanna Tano is a wonderful person to work with!"
"We decided on Joanna Tano Photography because we loved her style and her prices were fair. Joanna did an amazing job on our upcountry engagement shoot so I knew our wedding photos would be great. She had our photos back very quickly and they are absolutely beautiful. She captured many movements that we missed. My husband and I don't love getting our picture taken so I wasn't sure how they would come out, but Joanna made us feel comfortable so we look relaxed and so happy (which we were). In addition to beautiful portraits and candids, she also documented all the little details that made our day special. And although it's hard to do justice to a place like Olowalu, Joanna captured the amazing scenery. Joanna was also wonderful to work with - she's so friendly and responsive. I highly recommend Joanna Tano for your photography needs."
"Joanna was absolutely amazing. If your looking for a photographer who has a creative eye and a keen eye to capture special moments this is your girl! As soon as I saw her work I selected her with out even one phone call. She is intuitive,calm,professional and highly talented. I would do it all over again, our photos are breathtaking. "
"I am so happy that I hired Joanna to be my wedding photographer. She was very easy going and made us feel comfortable. Joanna went above and beyond to capture all the special moments...even going into the water to get the perfect shot. The turnaround time was extremely quick and all the photos are amazing. She really knows how to take a beautiful photo using natural light. I would highly recommend Joanna to anyone needing a professional photographer on Maui. "
"We had the privilege of having Joanna Tano photograph our wedding at Four Seasons Resort Maui and were absolutely thrilled right from our first encounter with Joanna. She immediately reached out, clearly explained package options with us, greeted us on our wedding day and was a delight to work with. Joanna captured hundreds of special moments beautifully. She was so quick to edit and share the photos with us. We could not have dreamed of working with a more professional, kind, and lovely photographer. Joanna made us feel very comfortable doing our photo shoot and provided perfect guidance and instruction on how to pose and make our photos stunning. We highly recommend Joanna to anyone looking for a professional photographer!"
"Joanna Tano was incredibly professional and easy going. My husband and I are really uncomfortable having pictures taken of us, but Joanna had a way of capturing the perfect moments and making everyone feel comfortable. I would highly recommend Joanna for anyone looking for a photographer!"
"Joanna was a pleasure to work with! She answered all of our questions in a clear and timely manner during the planning process. When it came to our wedding day she did a wonderful job of getting all the shots we requested along with many other beautiful photographs that we will treasure for years to come. Joanna did a great job keeping our party organized and allowing us time to get all the pictures needed. We couldn't wait to get home and see her work! Thank you again Joanna!"