Photo Plan Timetable
Photo Plan Application Process
Applications can be done over the phone using the following phone number: 808-369-8080 (Hours: 9:00 - 17:00)
※Depending on availability, we may not be able to take a reservation for the time requested.
|Fill out form / Payment||After filling in the mandatory fields on the application form, you will be directed to the credit card payment screen.
All credit card payments must be made within 24 hours.
|Application finished||You will receive a confirmation e-mail after your payment has cleared.|
After a booking is completed, you have to make a reservation for the church ceremony and other options you like.
In the event a cancellation or change is made, a cancellation fee will be incurred.
For more details, please view this page.
Below is a time table of our Premium Photo Plan detailing everything from the time you arrive at our salon in Kona until the end of the photo shoot.
Come to the Salon
Please come to Royal Kaila Wedding's Kona Salon, which is located in Kailua-Kona, by the appointed time. Women must come with no makeup on.
- Use only lotion to moisturize your skin.
- Please do not use sunscreen.
- If you have any hair or makeup requests, please bring samples such as pictures, catalog clippings, etc.
- For the bride, please refrain from washing your hair on the day of photo shoot and the day before.
Salon Meeting (about 15 minutes)
We will show you some sample albums of the photo services offered at Hawaii Island Wedding as well as explain the day's schedule. If you have any requests such as desired shooting angles, poses, etc. please do not hesitate to consult our staff. We recommend you bring reference pictures.
After the salon meeting, you will pick out your wedding dress and tuxedo. Kona Salon always has the latest fashion trends and designs of dresses and you can choose your favorite among our vast selection. Since the dress and tuxedo rental are included in the plan's price, there won't be any additional fees.
Dress & Tuxedo Fitting
After picking out your dress and tuxedo, we will proceed to the fitting session. Our coordinator will help you pick the best dresses to match your style and image. During this time, we're also able to perform simple size adjustments to make sure the dress and tuxedo fit perfectly.
Next, you'll pick out your bouquet.
We have a number of bouquets available with a wide range of designs and colors. Choose the bouquet you like best.
Hair and Makeup Session (Approx. 45 minutes)
Next is the hair and makeup session. We have a lot of experienced hair & makeup artists who know all there is to know about
getting you looking perfect for a wedding in Hawaii.
Whatever style you're going for, we'll make it happen.
Change clothes and head to the beach (5 minutes away)
When your hair & makeup is done, you'll then change into the clothes you picked out earlier.
We'll then head over to the beach near our salon.
Starting in 2018:Take a car from the salon to the beach. (Approx. 20 mins travel time)
Beach photo shooting (about 30 minutes)
After arriving at the beach, we'll take you around the beach and do the photo shoot.
The beach offers a lot of great, natural scenery and the water is shallow enough that you can even see some tropical fishes and other sea creatures.
Alongside the resort hotel, on the opposite shore, there is a beautiful landscape of historic sites and churches.
We'll be shooting photos of you the whole time.
Starting in 2018:Photos will be taken at Sky Beach.
Return to the salon (5 minutes)
Once the beach photo shoot is done, you'll return to the salon.
Enjoy your walk on the beach on the way back.
Starting in 2018:Take a car from the beach back to the salon. (Approx. 20 mins travel time)
Change clothes (15 minutes)
After returning to the salon, you'll change into your casual outfits for the "Casual Photo Shoot" that takes place in Kona.
Casual Photo Shoot (30 minutes)
After you changing into your casual clothes, we'll begin the next photo shoot which takes place just outside the salon in Kona. There are lots of photo spots that are picturesque, as well as stylish cafes, restaurants, markets, and more all around the salon. You'll enjoy a nice walk in town wearing and we'll capture all the best moments.
Return to the salon and finish
Once the town photo shoot is done, we will return to the salon and that will conclude our schedule for the day.
Your photo data will be available for download within 30 days from the shooting date.
- ※For an earlier download time, please select the option for an earlier download time.