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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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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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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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Thank you for inspiring me!

As a working photographer I spend a lot of time viewing photographs. What you might find interesting however, is that I am not always looking at my work.  Facebook and social media has made it easy to see a lot … Continue reading

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Before the Dawn

This morning the sunrise had a bit of color in the sky.  The light in the clouds only lasted a few minutes and then daylight was upon us. Thankfully, only a few moments were needed to create this portrait as … Continue reading

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Oh, say can you see the dawns early light!

What an awesome morning.  Conditions were perfect for landscape photography.  Darcey and I went to the north shore for the sunrise, and while the clouds were light, the light was right, and the waves were clean and gentle. We were … Continue reading

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Side of the Road

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of working with Nadine, who had just purchased a set of Lee Graduated Neutral Density Filters.  This field of wild weeds is something I have gone by hundreds of times over the years and thought … Continue reading

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Plants make great subjects for photographs.

  Photographing plants allows the photographer to create compositions with texture, repetition of design, strong lines, & vivid color. The great thing about  photographing plants and flowers is that they are ever-present on Maui, and all the islands of Hawaii.

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Fabulous night for a moondance

Usually when photographing a sunset I have a wide angle mindset. My lens of choice is most often the Nikon 14-24 mm lens. When creating this image however,  I used a 85 mm portrait lens which limited the field of … Continue reading

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Using neutral density filters makes the impossible – possible

During a recent workshop, we found ourselves in South Kihei around 4 PM.  The light was harsh then moments later quite diffused as the clouds floated across the sky. The tide was low which allowed us to position ourselves in … Continue reading

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