Aloha Friday: March 2024 Newsletter

Aloha Friday: March 2024 Newsletter

Aloha, it’s Friday! March 1, 2024 Does anyone else feel like they’re still coming out of the 2023 hangover? It seems to me like there have been so many visitors out here and so many things that took my time over the last two months that I’m just now starting to...
Capturing Memories: A Journey Through Japan

Capturing Memories: A Journey Through Japan

Woah, it’s February already? I went out shooting a few times this month, but sadly haven’t really gotten to editing any of the photos yet, so those will have to wait. On the flip side, my son, Nico is getting interested in Japan, so I’ve been going through some photos...
Expressing Gratitude and Embracing the Present Moment

Expressing Gratitude and Embracing the Present Moment

I am so grateful for you. I truly mean that. If you are reading this, you matter to me and your support helps fuel my passion, so thank you! Thought of the month: Stay in the moment. It’s so easy to get caught up in what might happen in the future, to get caught up in...
Pink Water on Maui

Pink Water on Maui

What is the Pink Water on Maui? A few weeks ago the waters of Kealia Pond National Wildlife Refuge turned pink.  They quickly made the national news.  Visitors started coming from all over the world to see the pink water and speculate on what it was from.  I went down...
From Firefighter to Artist: Embracing Passion Over Profits

From Firefighter to Artist: Embracing Passion Over Profits

I’ve been studying photography for more than half my life now, and I’ve always considered it as art. That’s why I’ve never been interested in taking on events, or weddings or other gigs with my photography. I fell in love with the creating, the vision and always...
Photoshop Tutorial: How to Turn Your Child Into Ironman

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Turn Your Child Into Ironman

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Turn Your Child in Ironman So you know a little Photoshop. And you’ve got a kid who is obsessed with Iron Man. Well, here’s your chance to really impress your kid. If you follow this simple Photoshop tutorial, you can learn how...
How to Photograph a Solar Eclipse

How to Photograph a Solar Eclipse

How to Photograph a Solar Eclipse August 17, 2017 On August 21, 2017 a small swath of North America will be in the path of a total solar eclipse. This is pretty sweet, and happens rarely, so it’s a good chance to get out there and photograph it. As this day...