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Remembering my first Tonga Trip

Aloha, I still remember my first trip to Tonga in 2006.  I chartered a 60 foot sail boat with a whale swim permit and spent 2 weeks sailing through the island group.  We spent 6 days in the Vavau’ island group … Continue reading

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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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Concentrate on the positive….

Is it possible that the only thing limiting us from doing what we want is us?  I know it sounds crazy but is it is really.  Perhaps the presence of fear and doubt affects how we perceive ourselves, how we act, … Continue reading

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2016 Whale Photography Exhibit – Precious Moment

I photographed this mother and calf in August of 2015.  We were so fortunate to float along with this mother and baby for about an hour.  The calf had been on the far side of its mother for the first … 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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Jumping for Joy!

I had the opportunity to go whale watching this week in Maui, and it was so nice to get out on the water.  The whales were ever-present and we saw several competition pods, and a few mother calf and escorts.  … Continue reading

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Crayon Whale Art from student from Montessori School of Maui

How about this drawing of a whale by James, from the Montessori School of Maui!   I am so impressed by the art created by the kids in response to my recent presentation at their school.   Talking about whales and sharing … Continue reading

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Whale watching in Maui!

I went for a whale watch yesterday and since I have seen so many images the last few years created by people whale watching that dunked their camera over the side of the boat that I decided to bring my … Continue reading

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Cool whale video made in Tonga by John and Sabrina

I got a message today from one of the people that joined me in Tonga in September of this year.  It seems John found time to edit together a video slide show from our trip.   We enjoyed nine days … Continue reading

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Tis the season of giving – This year why not get yourself a gift too.

Happy holidays everyone. This is a time of year when people get gifts for their friends and family.  I think it should also be a time to buy yourself a gift.   I am not talking about a new pair of … Continue reading

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