Monthly Archives: March 2012

Picture This

Many people coming to Hawaii are on vacation and some of them want to sleep late. Some live stressful lives and the the idea of waking up late to the sound of the waves lapping on the beach does sounds … Continue reading

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Hope & compassion is what I feel when I look into these kids eyes.

Hope  and compassion is  what I feel when looking into these kids eyes.  They live in homes without running water.   Many do not have electricity.  Some don’t have beds.  The things we take for granted are luxuries for these … Continue reading

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Natures beauty is hard to beat

This Waterfall is a perfect example of the raw beauty that exists in Nature. The lush rain forest coupled with the water cascading down the falls evokes a feeling of awe. If interested in going on a photography workshop or … Continue reading

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Indonesia is a scuba divers paradise

In the early 90’s I spent a lot of time at Murex Dive Center in North Sulawesi Indonesia,  working as a dive instructor and dive guide.  I really enjoyed the people, food, culture, and diving which was world class. Indonesia lies … Continue reading

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Look – Dont Touch

When diving off the shore of Makena Maui, I came across a small outcrop of rocks sitting by itself in 54 feet of water.  I wondered what could live on such a small an isolated piece of reef. The answer … Continue reading

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All about the Eyes

In this portrait of  Lisa diving in Fiji, the viewer can see the divers eyes looking at the soft coral.  This is a very effective composition as it uses the rule of thirds quite well.  The diver is in the … Continue reading

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Diving in the back Yard

I do a fair bit of traveling to photograph marine life.  In 2012, I will travel to Dominica, Indonesia, and Tonga.  While I love seeing different places, cultures, and marine life, I always love coming home to Hawaii.  The shore … Continue reading

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Incredible workshops I would like to participate in

  Even though I am a Master Photographer, and teach underwater photography,  I know there is so much to learn from attending a dedicated workshop.  Besides being exposed the latest information, networking with other respected photographers, I learn new ways … Continue reading

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And the winner is…..

I just got word that two of my images received awards and will be on exhibit at Oceanside Museum  of Art in San Diego Ca April 28- June 17th.  The event titled Liquid Capture: Masters of Underwater Photography is organized … Continue reading

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Reflections of Dominica

Having traveled to remote locations in the pacific where men wear penis sheaths, kids have no shoes but have cell phones, to islands in the Caribbean where the hair style is dreadlocks,  homes are made of plywood and sheets of aluminum … Continue reading

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