Category Archives: life

Summer is almost here and soon the island will be full of visitors

Summer is a busy time in Maui, with families from around the word coming for a week or two to enjoy paradise.   That is good for the economy, as it means the roads and stores will be crowded.  For … Continue reading

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Whale Swim adventures in 2018

Aloha Whale People, I live in Maui, the whale capital of the Pacific.  The Northern Pacific Humpbacks come each year to breed and give birth. It would be all to easy to lead groups here to observe and document whale … Continue reading

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The sunflower field on Maui is new and people are taking notice

If on Maui and you see this sunflower field be PONO and don’t block traffic.  This is private property and the owner has not gated it but will likely have to unless the public respects the flowers and the land.

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Surf up JAWS in Maui!

I can only imagine the view the local photographers got up there.  I have to say that is one hell of a pilot! What an incredible day!  Witnessing those waves was simply incredible.   Nature is so impressive.   I … Continue reading

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Priceless Moment

Observing the relationship of a mother and calf in the wild is incredible. During the encounter time seems to stand still and all that exists is the moment.  Within the moment  glimpses of the relationship that exists between a mother … Continue reading

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2016 Whale Photography Exhibit – “Born Wild Born Free”

This portrait is not on the wall but is one of the pieces prepared for when the piece that is up sells. I love the story behind the photograph.  I went to sea that day with the hope of photographing … Continue reading

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Maui’s World Gallery

I am feeling blessed to have my photographic art in the Maui’s World Gallery on the south side of the island.  Please come by and see portraits of whales, sharks, turtles, and coral reefs like this. They are located in … Continue reading

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Photographic Art at Montage Kapalua Bay, Fleetwood’s Art Gallery, and Honua Kai Resort

Tomorrow morning I will deliver eleven Humpback Whale portraits to the Montage Kapalua Bay Hotel, for an extended exhibit.  The collection includes  signed and numbered portraits, two -portraits from a series limited to six, and one image that is part of … Continue reading

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Reality Check

Reality Check.  People are free to think what they will. You don’t have to like it, but in order to live with happiness rather than resentment you need to accept it.

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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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