The Ahu'ena Heiau. A religious temple that served Kamehameha the Great and one of the most historically significant sites in Hawaii. It is located in front of the King Kamehameha Hotel in Kailua-Kona on Kamakahonu Bay. Big Island Hawaii. December 2011.
Kaloko Pond palms at Honokohou National Park. Big Island Hawaii, December 2011.
Reflecting pond at Keauhou Beach Resort. Big Island Hawaii, May, 2011.
The historic Hale and pond at Keauhou Beach Resort. Big Island Hawaii, May, 2011.
This is the second in a series of shots taken as a storm front was moving in and the high cirrus clouds were lit-up by the sunrise over Hualalai volcano. This is the view looking south from the pier in Kailua-Kona towards the Kona Inn.
This is shot was taken behind Hulihe‘e Palace in Kailua-Kona. A storm front was moving in and the high cirrus clouds were lit-up by the sunrise over Hualalai volcano. I was standing on slippery rocks with my tripod and had to dodge waves as I attempted to set-up the shot...
Shot at sunrise in Kailua-Kona on the lava sea-bench over looking the old Chart House into the heart of town. This is an HDR image comprised of five bracketed exposures merged (tone-mapped) to create what my eyes were seeing but the camera could not capture in a single image...