“Regular maps have few surprises: their contour lines reveal where the Andes are, and are reasonably clear. More precious, though, are the unpublished maps we make ourselves, of our city, our place, our daily world, our life; those maps of our private world we use every day; here I was happy, in that place I … More There are Places …
During a 5 day stay on Oahu, Hawaii last September I booked a day with Oahu Photography Tours. They start before dawn and visit a number of locations around the Island – some of which are not on the tourist trail, giving you an opportunity to focus on technique and soak in the spectacular landscapes … More Kane’ohe Bay
The dream is over … But a few lasting memories of Oahu in the Hawaiian Islands and the seascape around the Cook Strait between North and South Islands, New Zealand.
Mama always told me not to look into the eyes of the Sun But Mama …. That’s where the fun is Bruce Springsteen Sunrise at sea is often dramatic …. The horizon is precise, and within a few seconds the orb of the sun can go from pinpoint to full. These were imaged between Hawaii … More Thats where the fun is ….
Having just returned today from a month travelling through Hawaii (Big Island and Oahu) and the South Pacific …. The WordPress Photo Challenge Theme “Dreamy” seems an appropriate time to post a few images of Bora Bora and Moorea (Tahiti).
Weekly WordPress Photo Challenge – Endurance Diamond Head is part of the complex of cones, vents, and their associated eruption flows that are collectively known to geologists as the Honolulu Volcanic Series.The summit of Diamond Head is said to have the longest 360 deg land view in the world, and provides a very welcome relief … More Diamond Head – O’ahu
WPC – Humanity “Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, … More Tears of the Arizona
From where I am staying at Waikaloa Beach on the Big Island of Hawai’i, you look across 30 miles of desolate volcanic terrain to Mauna Kea. At sunset from here on the coast … above the perpetual cloud layer that wreathes the summit, the domes of the Subaru and Keck 1&2 Telescopes can be seen … More Mauna Kea