What you'll do
We will meet in the little historic town of Honoka'a to ride together as we head out to photograph the Waipuhi fishponds near the Mauna Lani resort in the Puako area of the Big island. The total time of the experience will be three hours, beginning with a photo excursion, sharing in the beauty of the area as well as learning technical tips for taking better photos using your camera of choice. The experience will end a review of your photos in a comfortable setting and tips to back up images to online platforms for viewing and sharing with others.
I am a professional photography and owner of Photo Resource Hawaii, the only stock photo agency in the world based in Hawaii. I have been editing and licensing the work of dozens of photographers photos internationally for over 30 years. I am a long time Hawaii resident of 43 years and love to show people the islands! I shoot both with professional Nikon cameras and my Iphone 8+. I am a master at editing in both lightroom and on the iphone as well as in google photos. I am a people photographer who also loves nature and the Hawaiian cultural. I am a hula dancer who also does Hawaiian oli, chant. My love of photography and technical skills along with the ease to which I work with people and teach are my strengths.
Bottled water for the day will be provided
Where you'll be
Kalahuipua'a (Mauna Lani Fishponds), Big Island is a unique historic site from old Hawaii. These ancient Hawaiian fishponds are located on the grounds of the Mauna Lani Resort on the Big Island's Kohala Coast, are producing fish up until today. There are seven fishponds: Kalahuipua'a, Waipuhi, Waipuhi Iki, Kahinawao, Hope'ala, Manoku and Milokukahi, with Lahuipua'a and Ka'aiopio as divisions of Kalahuipua'a.
Things to keep in mind
For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 5 guests ages 18 and up can attend.
This is a walking tour near the ocean, please bring sunscreen and a hat. Water will be provided. The walk is approximately 30-45 minutes.
Photo excursion Kalahuipua'a fishponds
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