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February 10th, 2012

Hana Sunrise 1

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Hana Sunrise 1, Hana Maui Hawaii
Since I am flying back to Hawaii next week, I thought that I would share this image. I created it while visiting Hana with my family last month. This rugged lava coastline could be anywhere in Hawaii, but this location is near┬áKaihalulu (Red Sand) Beach. I was captivated by this small waterfall cascading off of …
January 19th, 2012

Hamoa Beach Shorebreak 1

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Hamoa Beach Shorebreak 1, Hana, Maui, Hawaii
Like most photographers, I like to challenge myself to create new images outside of my comfort zone. One of my favorite new shooting styles is photographing breaking shore waves. This style has been made popular in the last few years by Clark Little. I harbor no illusions that I am going to become as well …
January 5th, 2011

Oheo Gulch Sunset 1

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Oheo Gulch Sunset 1, Haleakala National Park, Maui, Hawaii
Most Hana visitors spend a long day driving from one side of Maui to the other along the zig-zagging Hana Highway. However, I recommend that people spend at least 1 night in Hana. The drive is too long and the traffic can be infuriating. (Pull over please, especially if you’re blocking a local!) In general, …
January 4th, 2011

Hamoa Beach Sunrise 1

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Hamoa Beach Sunrise 1, Hana Coast, Maui, Hawaii
During my recent trip to Hana, I spent several sunrises photographing Hamoa Beach. Before heading out each morning, I looked out from our rental house toward the lightening eastern horizon and anticipated the sunrise by scrutinizing the dark sky for photogenic clouds. The only sounds were the proverbial early-birds chirping and the ocean breeze rustling …
January 3rd, 2011

Koki Beach Sunrise 1

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Koki Beach Sunrise 1, Hana Coast, Maui, Hawaii
Happy New Year! It’s been almost 4 weeks since my last blog post. Why should I feel so guilty? I needed a break from my online-self and took time off to visit Hawaii with my family. We spent the first week of our trip in the incredibly laid-back town of Hana on the east coast …