Poihakena Portraits – Maori Styled Photography

Poihakena Portraits – Maori Styled Photography

Poihakena Portraits was started in 2014  to help raised funds for Urukahurangi Te Kōhanga Reo in St Clair. While at a committee meeting at the Ratahi whare a family portrait day was proposed by Teowai who at the time was running Say Monkey Photography. Whaea Kaylene...
Timaru Portraits – Sunday 7th of April 2024

Timaru Portraits – Sunday 7th of April 2024

Teowai will be back in Timaru with our red set of kakahu as well as a some ei katu and lavalava. Our Maori Portrait Studio will be set up in the West End Hall , Timaru on Sunday 7th of March 2024. This will be our annual visit for the year so if you know someone in...
Wyndham Vale Maori Portrait Sessions – 2024

Wyndham Vale Maori Portrait Sessions – 2024

Gareth will be in Melbourne at the Iramoo Community Centre with our Maori Portrait Studio on Saturday 9th of March 2024. We provide everything whanau need to create a Maori styled portrait but are happy to blend with other cultures if whanau bring the taonga. We dont...
7 reasons why you should back up your photos in the cloud

7 reasons why you should back up your photos in the cloud

The other day i got a message from a whanau asking if we still had their photos. They had only saved them on their phone and it had been lost. Lucky for them we were able to resend them a link to the gallery so they could download them again. We promise to keep your...
Pixieset Galleries – How we deliver Digital Portrait Packages

Pixieset Galleries – How we deliver Digital Portrait Packages

Pixieset is a popular online platform used by photographers to create and share galleries of their photos, including portraits. We use Pixieset to deliver Portrait Galleries to whanau. From Pixieset they can download, export a back up to dropbox or Google Photos and...
Levin, Napier & Dannevirke Maori Portrait Sessions

Levin, Napier & Dannevirke Maori Portrait Sessions

We provide everything a whanau need to create one of our signature Maori styled portraits. We embrace all whanau and welcome any nationalities to enjoy the experience! We encourage our whanau from other cultures to bring along taonga to represent that aspect of who...
Afterpay & Poihakena Portraits.

Afterpay & Poihakena Portraits.

Our New Zealand customers can pay for their purchase using Afterpay via our eftpos terminal. Set up the digital Afterpay Card in the In-store tab in the app and follow the prompts to add it to your Apple Wallet or Google Wallet. Then you just tap to pay....
Win Free Portraits for your ECE or Kohanga Reo!

Win Free Portraits for your ECE or Kohanga Reo!

Kia Ora, We are giving whanau the opportunity to nominate their Kindy, Puna, Playgroup, ECE or Kohanga Reo for Free Portraits. We will provide our usual Kohanga Portrait service and give every enrolled Tamariki a Free Tahi Package valued at $40. For a Kohanga with 25...