Category Archives: children

Children are the future

I have been busy creating a new educational program to share with the children at Montessori Up Country Maui,  with about 90 new images of Humpback and Sperm Whales.  I presented there about this time last year and had a … Continue reading

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Food for Thought

Something to think about as Thanksgiving and the holidays are upon us.   The struggle for life is ever-present above and below the sea. Besides having affordable and safe housing, people deserve healthy food to eat. The problem is in … Continue reading

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Let the appreciation for whales continue with this drawing

As a father, conservationist, educator, and whale photographer, I am so proud of the drawings created by the students that attended my recent whale talk.  Each drawing is special and unique and shares a message of love, hope, and conservation … Continue reading

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Exploring a local village in Indonesia

The last time I was in Indonesia, I took a walk through the jungle and found a small fishing village.  Most of the kids just followed me around like I was the pied piper.  Not this girl. She just sat … Continue reading

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Love living in Maui, but am unhappy that our island still burns sugar cane

  This is the view from my house.  It looks like a brush fire but it is really a sugar cane field being burned.   The black ask from the flames travels with the wind and covers our cars, yards, parks, … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Gratitude

As Thanksgiving is here I am thinking about how lucky I am to be alive, and how grateful I am for all the incredible experiences I have had like swimming with this baby Humpback Whale, and most of all how … Continue reading

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Halloween comes and goes but the memory lasts forever.

There is nothing like watching your children go to the pumpkin patch and pick their pumpkin.  What a great tradition.  Here is Hana sitting on the pumpkin perch looking over the field of pumpkins.   Which one will it be ……….    … Continue reading

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