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"Kona Sunset" by Jeff Ikeda.  Copyright 2017 by J. Ikeda.
This image was taken at the "Drain".

These images were taken on our flexible outing to Anaeho`omalu bay and Mauna Lani Beach Hotel in September 2016.   'Silhouette" by Joy San Buenaventura; "Sunset at Mauna Lani" by Tamara Brown; "Red Skies at Night, Sailor's Delight" and "Coconut Trees at Dusk" by Susan Miyasaka; "Sole Palm", and "Palm Pano" by Joy San Buenaventura Copyright 2016 by J. San Buenaventura, T. Brown, and S. Miyasaka.


These images were taken at our flexible outing to Anaeho`omalu bay and Mauna Lani Beach Hotel in September 2016.   "Mauna Lani 2" and "Mauna Lani 3" by Ken Jackson; "Tree and Waves" by Susan Miyasaka; "Driftwood", "Path", and "Achiline Pond" by Joy San Buenaventura; and "Canoe at Sunset" by Tamara Brown Copyright 2016 by K. Jackson, S. Miyasaka, J. San Buenaventura, and T. Brown.


These images were taken at our outing to Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden in July 2016.   "Botanical Garden 3" by Ken Jackson; "Hala" by Mary Bowman-DeMent; "Fern in the Sky" by Tamara Brown; "Light and Shadow" by Lee Schechtman; "A Critter" by Jay Hirai;  "Mo`o" by Jahnava Baldassarre; "Gold Dust Lizard" by Susan Miyasaka; and "Untitled" by Steve Bohlert Copyright 2016 by K. Jackson, M. Bowman-DeMent, T. Brown, L. Schechtman, J. Hirai, J. Baldassarre, S. Miyasaka, and S. Bohlert.

These images were taken at our outing to Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden in July 2016.  "In the Shade" by Jay Hirai; "Ginger Flame" by Tamara Brown; "Beehive Ginger" by Susan Miyasaka; "Red Flower" by Lee Schechtman "Parrot's Beak" by Steve Bohlert; "Botanical Garden 2" by Ken Jackson; "Doubles" by Mary Bowman-DeMent; and "Impressions" by Jahnava Baldassare Copyright 2016 by J. Hirai, T. Brown, S. Miyasaka, L. Schechtman, S. Bohlert, K. Jackson,M. Bowman-DeMent, and  J. Baldassare.


These images were taken at our outing to Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden in July 2016.  "Fern" by Lee Schechtman; "Serendipity" by Jahnava Baldassare; "Botanical Garden 1" by Ken Jackson; "Roots" by Susan Miyasaka; "Slice of Light" by Mary Bowman-DeMent; "Flower" by Jay Hirai; and "Heliconia Twist" by Tamara Brown Copyright 2016 by L. Schechtman, J. Baldassare, K. Jackson, S. Miyasaka, M. Bowman-DeMent, J. Hirai, and T. Brown.



These images were taken at the outing to Panaewa Rainforest Zoo and Gardens in April 2016.  "Ohi`a" and "Fallen Loulu Palm" by Ken Jackson; "Pretty in Pink" by Demetra Reynolds; "Untitled 3" and "Untitled 4" by Steve Bohlert; "Alligator" by Tamara Brown; and "Toucan" by Susan Miyasaka Copyright 2016 by K. Jackson, D. Reynolds, S. Bohlert, T. Brown, and S. Miyasaka.

These images were taken at the outing to Panaewa Rainforest Zoo and Gardens in April 2016.  "Flower" by Demetra Reynolds; "Trio of Flowers" by Tamara Brown; "Ma`o Hau Hele" by Ken Jackson; "Untitled 1" and "Untitled 2" by Steve Bohlert; "Parrot" by Susan Miyasaka, and "Loulu Palm" by Ken Jackson Copyright 2016 by D. Reynolds, T. Brown, K. Jackson, Steve Bohlert and S. Miyasaka.


Taste of the Hawaiian Range 2015

These images were taken at the 2015 Mealani's A Taste of the Hawaiian Range.  They are"Taste Creative Dishes 1", "Taste Creative Dishes 2, "Taste Creative Dishes 3", and "Squash and Awe" by Tamara Brown; "Kamuela Grown", "Sandy's Drive-Inn", and "Grilling Beef" by Jeff Ikeda.  Copyright 2015 by T. Brown and J. Ikeda.

Fountain Gallery Exhibit: Set 2


"Big Island: Our Land, Our Home": These images were exhibited in the Fountain Gallery at Wailoa Art and Cultural Center, Hilo, HI during February 2016.  The images are"Keaukaha Wave Rocks" by Ken Jackson, "Sunset at Puako" by Tamara Brown, "Hilo Breakwater" by Mary Bowman DeMent, and "Gecko Silhouette" by Lee Schechtman.  Copyright 2015 by K. Jackson, T. Brown, M. Bowman-DeMent, and L. Schechtman.

Fountain Gallery Feb. 2016


"Big Island: Our Land, Our Home": These images were exhibited in the Fountain Gallery at Wailoa Art and Cultural Center, Hilo, HI during February 2016.  Images are entitled "Hear the Silence" and "There is a Light at the End" by Demetra Reynolds; "Early Morning Wait" by Pauline Matayoshi; and "Many Roots and Branches" and "Mauna Kea" by Steve Bohlert.  Congratulations to Demetra Reynolds for winning the People's Choice Award with her image "Hear the Silence."  Copyright 2015 by D. Reynolds, P. Matayoshi, and S. Bohlert.

Big Island: In the Eye of the Beholder 5


"Big Island: In the Eye of the Beholder": These images were exhibited in the Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art, Hilo, HI during September 2015.  Images are entitled "Sunset at Mauna Lani" and "Laupahoehoe Point" by Kate Burroughs, and "Grooming: Southern Crowned Crane", "Halema`uma`u Glow", and "Mauna Kea Chiaruscoro" by Susan C. Miyasaka.  Copyright 2015 by K. Burroughs and S.C. Miyasaka.

Fountain Gallery Exhibit 16

Nine members of Hawaii Photo Shooters wanted to share their love of nature photography through an exhibit called “Big Island: Our Land, Our Home” at the Fountain Gallery of Wailoa Arts and Cultural Center.  Exhibiting members were Steve Bohlert, Mary Bowman-DeMent, Tamara Brown, Ken Jackson, Pauline Matayoshi, Susan Miyasaka, Demetra Reynolds, Lee Schechtman, and Randi Schneider.


HMOCA Exhibit 4


These 5 images were among 25 displayed at the recent exhibit "Big Island: In the Eye of the Beholder" at the Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art.
"Lady with the Red Umbrella" and "Mauna Kea" by Demetra Reynolds; "Hilo Bay Day", "Mauna Kea Mountain", and "Moving Aura at Rainbow Falls" by Jean Wence.  Copyright 2015 by each photographer.

In the Eye of the Beholder 3


These 5 images were among 25 displayed at the recent exhibit "Big Island: In the Eye of the Beholder" at the Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art.
"Napo`o `ana o ka la" and "Malamalama o ka la o Mauna Kea" by Becky Settlage; "Pu`u Wa`awa`a", "Okoe Bay", and "Wai`uli Dawn" by Mary Bowman-Dement.  Copyright 2015 by each photographer.

Big Island: In the Eye of the Beholder 2


These 5 images were among 25 displayed at the recent exhibit "Big Island: In the Eye of the Beholder" at the Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art.
"Liliuokalani" and "Mauna Kea Tree" by Ken Jackson; "Walking through Clouds", "Nymph Descending", "Metamorphosis" by Steve Bohlert.  Copyright 2015 by each photographer.

Big Island: In the Eye of the Beholder


These 5 images were among 25 displayed at the recent exhibit "Big Island: In the Eye of the Beholder" at the Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art.
"Personal Honu" and "Nestled" by Nancy Chaney; "Japanese White Eye", "Maku`u Parking Lot", and "Island Llama" by Bryn Berg.  Copyright 2015 by each photographer.
Congratulations to Nancy for winning the People's Choice Award with her "Personal Honu" picture!


Ten members of Hawaii Photo Shooters (Bryn Berg, Mary Bowman-Dement, Steve Bohlert, Kate Burroughs, Ken Jackson, Susan Miyasaka, Demetra Reynolds, Becky Settlage, and Jean Wence) had an exhibit entitled "Big Island: In the Eye of the Beholder" at Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art (EHCC), 141 Kalakaua St., Hilo, HI during Sept. 4-23, 2015.  Copyright 2015 by M. Bowman-Dement.

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Big Island Photo Expo 2015


These images were accepted into Big Island Photo Expo 2015.  Images are: ""Devotion" and "Lanikai blues"  by Mary Bowman-Dement, "Sunrise at Mammoth Springs: Yellowstone National Park", "Green is for Go: Great Egret", and "Sunset at Bowra Nature Preserve: Queensland, Australia" by Susan Miyasaka Copyright 2015 by M. Bowman-Dement, and S.C. Miyasaka.

Hula Kahiko Outing on March 15, 2015

These images are from the March 15, 2015 outing to at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Featured are Kumu Hula Micah Kamohoali`i with Halau Na Kipu`upu`u.  Images are: "Hula Kahiko 1", "Hula Kahiko 2"  and "Hula Kahiko 3" by Randi Schneider, "Hula Kane 1" , "Hula Kane 2" by Susan Miyasaka Copyright 2015 by R. Schneider, and S.C. Miyasaka.

Illuminato Outing at Kalani Honua


These images are from the February 28, 2015 outing to "Illuminato" at Kalani Honua Images are: "Illuminato 1", "Illuminato 2"  and "Illuminato 3" by Steve Bohlert, "Illuminato 1" , "Illuminato 2", and "Illuminato 3" by Gala Lirette Copyright 2015 by S. Bohlert, and G. Lirette.


Hula Kahiko outing on Feb. 28, 2015


These images are from the February 28, 2015 outing to the Hula Kahiko at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.  The featured Kumu Hula was Manaiakalani Kalua with Akaunu.  Images are: "Hula Kane", "I Luna" by Pauline Matayoshi, "Hula Wahine" by Susan Miyasaka, and "Hula Kahiko 1", "Hula Kahiko 2", and "Hula Kahiko 3"  by Ray Lara.  Copyright 2015 by P. Matayoshi, S.C. Miyasaka, and R. Lara.


January 2015 outing with Jeff Ikeda


These images are from the January 2015 outing to Kīpukapuaulu (Bird Park) with Jeff Ikeda: "Crater Shot", "Sepia Tree" by Mary Bowman-Dement and "The Way Home", "Waiting", and "What a Surprise"  by Demetra Reynolds.  Copyright 2015 by Mary Bowman-Dement and Demetra Reynolds.

Raymond Lara's Portfolio


These images are from the portfolio of Raymond Lara: ""Chubu Sangaku National Park , "Kyoto Kimono, "Okayama Garden", "Residential Rice Harvest", and "Toyama Manhole Cover"  Copyright 2015 by Raymond Lara.

Steve Bohlert's Portfolio


These images are from the portfolio of Steve Bohlert: "Dancin' in the Street" , "Nymph Descending, "Tahitian Dancer", "The Look", and "Trash Fashion Model"  Copyright 2014 by Steve Bohlert.

Ken Jackson's Portfolio


These images are from the portfolio of Ken Jackson: "Friday" , "Lake and Sky", ""Liliuokalani Gardens", "The Landing", and "Two Trees"  Copyright 2014 by Ken Jackson.

Steve Pollard Portfolio


These images are from the portfolio of Steve Pollard: "Blue Bird" , "Blue Oil Squars", "Water Life", "Oil Water", and "Queen L."  Copyright 2014 by Steve Pollard.

Hawaii Photo Expo 2014 Accepted Entries


These images were accepted by Hawaii Photo Expo 2014  "Pele Dancer"  by Steve Bohlert, "Whale's Tail"  and "Whale's eye"  by Jean Wence; "Preening: Reddish Heron, Fort DeSoto, Florida" and "Mating Dance: Great Egrets, Everglades, Florida" by Susan Miyasaka;  and "Peterhof Fountain" and "Begin to Believe" by Joy San BuenaventuraCopyright 2014 by each photographer.

HVNP Outing with Jack Jeffrey


These images were taken on our outing to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park with Jack jeffrey.  "Warming the Sky"  by Mary Bowman-Dement, ""Sun Catcher"  and "Arachnilus memorabilus" (note: not true species name) by Ray Lara; "Ipomea indica" by Susan Miyasaka;  and "The Mauna Loa side" by Jean WenceCopyright 2014 by each photographer.

Wai`uli Outing


These images were taken on our outing to Wai`uli Beach for a picnic dinner and to photograph dusk.  "Wai`uli Beach at Dusk"  and "Three by Three" by Demetra Reynolds; "Evening Keaukaha Surf" and "Keaukaha Glow" by Kenneth R. Jackson;  and "Silver Seas" by Priscilla RomoCopyright 2014 by each photographer.

Mauna Kea Sunrise and Hakalau Open House


These images were taken on our outing to photograph sunrise and Hakalau National Wildlife Refuge Open House.  "'Mauna Kea sunrise 1 and 2"  by Kenneth Jackson; "Mauna Loa" by Nancy Chaney;  "Feather" by Tamara Brown; and "Sunrise from Visitor's Center"  by Raymond LaraCopyright 2014 by each photographer.

Full Lunar Eclipse


These images were taken on our Full Lunar Eclipse outing on April 14, 2014.  "'Moonrise over Reed's Bay"  and "Moon" by Joy San Buenaventura; "Blood moon" and "Refractor at Hawaii Visitor's Center"  by Raymond Lara; and "Last Night" by Kenneth JacksonCopyright 2014 by each photographer.

Panaewa Zoo Outing


These images were taken on our Panaewa zoo outing.  "'Crane" by Ray Lara; "Frog Ripples" by Susan Miyasaka; "Iguana" by Tamara Brown; "Caged Bird" by Steve Bohlert; and "A Critter" by Kenneth JacksonCopyright 2014 by each photographer.


Mauna Kea Snow outing


These images were taken on our Mauna Kea Snow outing.  "'On Mauna Kea 1" and "On Mauna Kea 2" by Kenneth Jackson; " Snow Day 1" and "Shadows at Mauna Kea" by Nancy Chaney; and "Silversword" by Susan MiyasakaCopyright 2014 by each photographer.

Hawaii Nei 2013 Accepted Entries


These were accepted entries into Hawaii Nei Contest 2013.  "'Aku`u" by Pauline Matayoshi (Honorable Mention); "Juvenile I`iwi" by Susan Miyasaka; and "Hylaeus Bee" by Nancy ChaneyCopyright 2013 by each photographer.


Hookena Outing - Oct. 2013


'"Underwater 1"  by Nancy Chaney; "Hookena Snorkeling" by Eileen Wood; "Yellow Tang" by Susan Miyasaka; , ""Underwater 2"  by Nancy Chaney; and "Hookena Surf" by Ken Jackson.  Copyright 2013 by each photographer.

Ken Jackson's Images of Waterfalls


'"Kawainui Falls 1" , "Kawainui Falls 2" , "Roots", "Akaka Falls", and "Akaka Cathedral" by Ken Jackson.  Copyright 2013 by Ken Jackson.

HI Photo Expo 2013 accepted entries


'"Halemaumau Night Sky"  and "Nepali woman" by Joy San Buenaventura; "Goat Love"  by Jean Wence; "Coy: Mating Dance of Great Egret" by Susan Miyasaka; and "Milky Way" by Joy San Buenaventura.  Copyright 2013 by each photographer.

Queen Liliuokalani Park Outing


'"Jouet" by Pauline Matayoshi; "S-curve"  and "Roots" by Susan Miyasaka; and "Bird on blue Lantern" and "Pagoda Light" by Jean Wence.  Copyright 2013 by each photographer.


Kona Outing


'"Mauna Kea Sunrise" and "Mauna Kea Cinder Cone" by Joy San Buenaventura; "Manini and Hinalea lau wili" by Susan Miyasaka; and "Orangeband surgeonfish at Kahaluu Beach Snorkeling" and "Anaehoomalu Bay" by Eileen Wood.  Copyright 2013 by each photographer.


HVNP outing



'"Fire Mountain" by Ed Fenwick; ""Sunrise at Halemauma" by Nancy Chaney; "Club at Steam Vents"  and ""Lava Tube" by Captain Peggy Goldberg;"Sunrise Tree" by Susan Miyasaka.  Copyright 2013 by each photographer.

Flower Outing



'"Anthurium Duo" and "Fiery Lehua Blossoms" by Pauline Matayoshi; "Anthuriums" by Jean Wence; and "Pigtail Anthurium"  and "Rainy Day Anthurium" by Susan Miyasaka.  Copyright 2013 by each photographer.

Mauna Loa Outing Photos by Randi Schneider


'Mauna Loa Observatory", "Mauna Kea from Puu Huluhulu", "", "Mauna Kea from Puu Huluhulu 2", and "Joy and Ed at Puu Huluhulu".  Copyright 2013 by Randi Schneider.


Nancy Chaney's Images

'Koa leaves", "Lichen on koa", "Orangeband Surgeonfish", "Bandit Angelfish", and "SeaStar in Transition".  Copyright 2013 by Nancy Chaney.

Laurette Jardine's photos

“Snoqualmie Falls”,  “Coupeville Wharf”, “Kla Ha Ya Park in Snohomish”, and “Deception  Pass – Images 4 and 5”.  All pictures in Washington State.  Copyright 2013 by Laurette Jardine.

Lynn Nakkim's Photos


"We Three Sheep", "Honaunau Then", "Gimme Shelter", Leleiwi Bay with Canoe", and "Lonely" by Lynn Nakkim.  Copyright 2013 by Lynn Nakkim.

Peoples Choice Awards



People's Choice Awards from Fountain Gallery Exhibit: 1st place is Joy SanBuenaventura's "Pe`epe`e Falls"; 2nd place is Jeff Ikeda's "Amakihi"; 3rd place tie are Pauline Matayoshi's "Summer Fun" and Jeff Ikeda's "Halemaumau at Night."  Copyright 2013 by each photographer.

Jean Wence's Photos


"Blue Moon" by Jean Wence, "Halemaumau at Night" by Jeff Ikeda, "Three in a Bunch" by Ed Fenwick, "The Guardians of Poliahu" by Leomi Bergknut and "Ruins Enhanced" by Demetra Reynolds. 
 copyright 2013 by J. Wence, J. Ikeda, E. Fenwick, L. Berknut, and D. Reynolds.

Bryn Berg's Photos


"Aloe Bloom", "Lined Leaf", "Shower Tree Street Litter", "Three Hydrangeas", and "Waipio Beach Drama" by Bryn Berg.
 copyright 2012 by Bryn Berg.

Jean Wence's Photos


Photographs taken  by Jean Wence of (1) hiking on Saddle Road, (2) ohia lehua, (3) misty rocks, (4) ohelo blossoms, and (5) ohelo fruit.  copyright 2012 by J. Wence.

Pua Mau and Lalamilo station


Photographs taken at recent outing of proteas by Jean Wence (2), Pua Mau Place and Lalamilo station by Randi Schneider, and peacock feather and bougainvillea at Pua Mau Place by Susan Miyasaka.  copyright 2012 by J. Wence, R. Schneider, and S. Miyasaka.

Mealani's Taste of the Hawaiian Range 2012



Photographs taken at Mealani's A Taste of the Hawaiian Range on Sept. 21, 2012 by Susan Miyasaka and Pauline Matayoshi (winner of People photo contest).  copyright 2012 by S. Miyasaka and P. Matayoshi.

People on the Big Island contest finalists



People on the Big Island Contest Finalists.  Photos by Pauline Matayoshi (winner), Mike Breitwish, Ed Fenwick, Leiomi Bergnut, Nancy Chaney - copyright 2012 by each photographer.

Susan Miyasaka Florida Everglades


Photographs of birds in Florida by Susan C. Miyasaka - copyright 2012 S.C. Miyasaka.

Mike Breitwish


Photographs by Mike Breitwish - copyright 2012 M. Breitwish.

Randi Schneider photographed the Pacific Aviation Museum on Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, Honolulu in Dec. 2011. - copyright 2012 Randi Schneider

Pacific Aviation Museum


Mary Bowman-Dement selected these photos for display in our gallery

Mary Bowman-Dement is in the Gallery


Bryn Berg selected these photographs for display in our Gallery

Bryn Berg is in the Gallery

Copyright 2012 Bryn Berg    

Photos taken by Tamara during May 2011 Pu'u O'o Trail Excursion with Jack Jeffrey

Pu'u O'o Trail Outing - May 2011


Susan Miyasaka took these photographs at the Pu'u O'o outing with Jack Jeffrey, Denver Botanic Garden, Chinese Garden of Friendship in Sydney, Kaloko Honokohau National Historic Park and  World Botanical Garden.

Susan Miyasaka


Tamara Brown took the photographs below of orchids at Charlene Asato's Farm, Lehua Orchids.

Tamara's Pics



Pauline Matayoshi took photographs "Reminiscing the colors of Fall."  They are entitled: Maple in Ohio, Fall in Ohio, Fall by an Ohio Stream, Rhododendron at Zoo, and Kaloko Honokohau.

Pauline



Laurette Jardine took photographs of hibiscus, nene birds, ducks, Lehua blossoms, and sunset.  Copyright 2011 Laurette Jardine.

Laurette




Nancy Chaney took underwater photographs entitled: clownfish in purple anemone; missed last call; Philippines underwater; Sweetlips; and The big school.  Copyright 2011 Nancy Chaney.

Nancy



Randi Schneider took marine-themed photographs of Ford Island Bridge on Oahu; a surf-caster at Sandy Beach, Oahu; A'ama crab at Kaloko-Honokohau; and two images of Kaloko-Honokohau. Copyright 2011 Randi Schneider.

Randi



Jean Wence took photographs of "Iris star", "Petals of Gold", "Pink Beauty", "Beautiful Day (Waipio Valley", and "Turtle Fun".  Copyright 2011 Jean Wence.

Jean




Kate Burroughs took photos of sunset at the summit of Mauna Kea, orchids at Hawaii Hybrids, a statue of a fish at Waikoloa, and a red hibiscus.  Copyright 2011 Kate Burroughs.


Ed Fenwick took photographs of hibiscus, anthuriums, orchids, other flowers in his backyard.  Copyright 2011 Ed Fenwick.

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Joy San Buenaventura took photographs from a recent trip to Peru including paragliders in Lima, mystical terrace of Moray in the sacred valley of Urubamba, Incan plumbing, Machu Picchu, and native Indians in Cuzco.  Copyright 2011 Joy San Buenaventura.

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Susan Miyasaka took these photographs during an excursion in October 2010 to Hakalau National Wildlife Refuge.  Copyright 2011 Susan Miyasaka.

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Becky Settlage took these shots of lava from a boat off Kalapana during December 2010.  Copyright 2011 Becky Settlage.

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