About Sophia Costa

Sophia Costa of The Sophia Co. lives on the island of Oahu, Hawaii with her husband and two children. She is a Birth Story, Family and Maternity Photographer and Filmmaker with a passion for documenting real moments in paradisiac settings. She is a lover of Jesus, coffee, salt water, adventure and sunlight, and will often be found with her family at the local skate park or looking for adventures in the clear waters of Hawaii.

Mother mermaid: how to get started with underwater maternity photos

Editor's note: Here's how photographer Sophia Costa began developing her skills in underwater photography, and how she eventually grew her business to offer underwater maternity photos in Hawaii.  I feel the water enveloping my body, muffling my senses. Holding [...]

By |2020-08-04T11:21:05-04:00August 10th, 2020|Business, Tips & Tutorials|0 Comments

How to shoot amazing photos & video at the same session

The ocean holds its own magic. It’s incredible how most people feel good when they’re by or in the ocean. The smiles, the playfulness, the natural and organic interactions I strive to capture - they all come naturally in the water. [...]

By |2017-08-29T11:44:46-04:00August 11th, 2017|Tips & Tutorials|4 Comments