Our heart-driven team of creatives have more than 15 combined years of experience in their respective fields. They all have different styles and personalities….but one thing they all have in common is….HEART. They are passionate about what they do and you’ll see it evident in their work.
Yukiko Noda – Photographer
Born and raised in Japan, living in Hawaii since 2007, is a beautiful soul who is passionate about what she does….capturing your favorite moments to cherish for a lifetime. She specializes in weddings as well as family, couple, maternity and newborn portraits
Shino – Hair & Makeup Artist
Bilino’s Founder and President, has worked in the fashion industry in magazines, TV movie shoots, fashion shows, and weddings since the 90’s as a top hair stylist and make-up artist. Because of her creative and innovative techniques, she has earned the admiration and appreciation of multiple professional celebrities. The relaxed working atmosphere creates a comfortable, trusting bond between the client and the artist. This promotes an optimum natural outcome for the client.
Kenric Onoyama – Photographer
Kenric “Ken” to his friends, has spent most of his life in pursuit of perfect visual images. His early work has brought him acclaim in the area of commercial shooting,including culinary and in landscape photography. Over the last decade he has focused on mastering the finer aspects of wedding photojournalism. capturing special moments in Hawaii, as well as destinations in Japan, Hong Kong and throughout North and South America. With his work featured in various magazines, he has become one of sought-after photographers working in hawaii. Most to you, he communicates his ideas with thoughtful humor, making him the photographer you want to work with you on your most important day.
Nate Taketa – Photographer
With 20 years of Cinematography & Photography experience, Nate has enjoyed capturing the LOVE between couples here in his hometown Hawaii. Before becoming a professional photographer, Nate was in the television program and commercial production field. Now as a photographer he strives to capture life’s special “moments”. His photographs reflects his warm personality, he enjoys shooting stylish, dramatic, romantic and heart filled photographs. Nate is always humble and grateful to be given the opportunity and never settles for less.
Fabio Cardoso – Videographer
After majoring in film at Pratt Institute, receiving a MFA in acting from the Actor’s Studio at New School University in New York City and working in theater and video production, Fabio and his wife Kristi moved to Honolulu in 2003. Shortly afterwards he began working in the wedding industry and later expanded his work to include commercials, non-profit, corporate and event videos. During this time he also created award winning short films with film collective 3toad films.
Fabio’s experience in film, acting and theatre and love of visual storytelling gives him a unique perspective as he captures the essence of your once-in-a-lifetime experience.
Lester Miyashiro – Photographer
Award winning bilingual wedding photographer with more than 20 years of experience in the industry. Lester’s clients include many in the Japanese entertainment and sport industry. The list includes, Shun Oguri, Yu Yamada, Etsushi Toyokawa, Aya Matsuura, Keita Tachibana, Hiroki Uemoto (infielder Harshin Tigers), Yoshihiro Maru (outfield Hiroshima Carp), Yoko Minamino (Sukeban Deka fame), Momo (Ainori and mega blogger), just to name a recent few.