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Beautiful Hilo and local celebrations, photo Friday

 Beautiful Hilo and local celebrations, photo Friday   You can’t beat being in Hawaii on a gorgeous day especially when special celebrations happen in towns like Hilo. Hawaii  Beautiful moments and photographic opportunities abound when an event or holiday occurs and everyone dresses up for the occasion. In this case, Lei Day celebrations commemorate the […]

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Lei Day celebrations in Hawaii

   Lei Day celebrations in Hawaii May Day is also called Lei Day in Hawaii, it’s a popular and fun way to cherish someone you love and care for with a beautiful lei, usually hand-made personally from the giver. Leis were used regularly by the early Polynesians and settlers to the Hawaiian islands to honor their gods by twining […]

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Photography tips for travel photography

  Photography tips for travel photography   There are many things to consider with travel photography in taking beautiful photos and capturing those special moments to treasure and share with friends and family.  It’s a constant learning process and changing conditions will challenge the photographer with difficult lighting, composition, distractions and unwanted elements along with many other factors. Following is a general overview […]

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San Francisco in Black and White, photo Friday

 San Francisco in Black and White, photo Friday (Walking along the coastal trails from Lands End to Baker beach in San Francisco) Taking pictures in San Francisco and creating black and white photographs of this iconic city is a fun and exciting challenge, and exploring the many attractions and landmarks around the city can easily fill […]

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