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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. … Continue reading

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Last day of 2015

This is the last landscape photograph I created in 2015.  The location is about 1/2 way to Hana, and is one of my favorite places on the island.   I come here a lot as the lava rocks and ocean … Continue reading

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Using motion and movement as a compositional element

This image was created in Makena Maui. I used Neutral density filters to help control the amount of light coming into the camera. A slow shutter speed allowed the incoming tide to appear misty and frothy.  Joinworkshops on a sunset workshop … Continue reading

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Following your passion

Say hello to Flavio, and his passion is photography. We got up before the chickens and roosters and headed towards Maui’s north shore for sunrise.   While there were not a lot of clouds, to catch the pinks in the dawns … Continue reading

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Recent Trip Advisor Review

Today I got a notice that a workshop client from Seattle, posted a review on Trip Advisor.  Here it is. “My Photo Tour With Douglas Hoffman” Reviewed January 4, 2015 NEW I visited Maui in November after booking a two … Continue reading

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Road to Hana – The day after the storm

Today, I had a workshop along the road to Hana.  After the storm last night I wondered how the roads would be.   This pictures tells the story.

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Scenic Views of Hawaii

  This Taro field along with countless sugarcane and pineapple fields are  iconic agricultural views off  Hawaii. Just goes to show that Hawaii offer more than pretty beaches &  colorful sunsets.   The portrait will be on display at the … Continue reading

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Rainbow Eucalyptus

While doing a workshop with Nancy last week, we stopped for just a moment to admire the stand of Rainbow Eucalyptus on the Hana highway. I looked up and thought how beautiful is this. When creating this image I put … 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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Hawaii is so beautiful!

  Sometimes when I start to think about how bad it is that we still burn sugar cane in Hawaii, or that our schools are not able to teach our children about the arts, music, physical education, and science  I … Continue reading

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