Category Archives: Hawaii

Hōkūleʻa

One month ago, as I write this, we stepped out of our rental unit and walked the two miles from our complex to dockside at the Kona Bay.  Why? Why expose ourselves to the heat and humidity and actually mingle … Continue reading

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Topaz Labs Spring 2018 Sale

If you’re a frequent — or infrequent — visitor to this site you might be aware I let people know when Topaz Labs is having a sale on their PLUGINS and/or their GO PRO bundle. It’s a bit confusing when … Continue reading

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A few hours in Kailua Kona – Part 3 (the waves)

I’d hoped to cover the 90-minute photo session in two posts, but it turned into three posts. The first post (HERE) covered my encounter with the rusted truck relic. The second post (HERE) dealt with the surfers I photographed.  This post … Continue reading

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A few hours in Kailua Kona – Part 2

I’d hoped to cover the 90-minute photo session in two posts, but it now looks as if it’ll end up being three posts. The first post (HERE) covered my encounter with the rusted truck relic.  This post has fifty-eight photographs … Continue reading

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A few hours in Kailua Kona

As mentioned in the last post, I’ve been editing stuff. Specifically, my last novel. Yes, I have it in mind sending it out into the wild and see if it can hook an agent. I’m not holding my breath, but one … Continue reading

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The waves visited for a few days – Part 3: the long videos

As promised, the rest of the wave videos, the longer ones.  Please note: I suggest starting the videos below with the volume set on low. Waves and wind are pretty loud as are the occasional planes flying overhead. One correction … Continue reading

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The waves visited for a few days – Part 2

I’m in a bit of a quandary about how to do this. I have videos and I have photos and I have a fair amount of both.  The day was January 14th and the place is Wawaloli Beach Park. Melisa and I call … Continue reading

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