17 | January
"Lihue, Kauai"
General: 12:43 PM on 1/15/06 | Canon 20D
Technical: 1/160sec | f/7.1 | 17mm (27mm) | ISO-100
Lens: EF 17-40mm f/4L USM
Exposure Mode: Tv (Shutter Priority)
Exposure Bias: +0
Flash: No

We're back from Hawaii...arrived early yesterday morning. I shot around 1500 photos and approximately 10.4 GB. I no longer have the CS2 trial, so hopefully I can get the bought within the next day or two (Bridge is 'da bomb! when it comes to raw processing fast, easy, and professional).

This is Lihue, Kauai's main city. Brent and I took a helicopter tour the morning before we left the isalnd. Most of the island mountain rainforest, but there are some flatter, inhabited areas near the coast.

I doubt you will see much of anything but Hawaii pictures on here for the next week or two (at least). Well, school starts tomorrow, so I must get to bed!

Mahalo! (ok, I have heard that one too many times in the last week...ahhhh)

categories: hawaii landscape nature

Thoughts of: Philip
January 17th, 2006 at 5:24 AM

wow! the sea is incredible! love the way it becomes a gradient into the sky. and the contrast with the green is great. interesting perspective seeing things from above...

Thoughts of: Chantal
January 17th, 2006 at 6:16 AM

Great how you look down als viewer.

Thoughts of: Chet
January 17th, 2006 at 7:28 AM

Gorgeous photo. That's really awesome....Is is just me or are you changing fonts and stuff on your site?

Thoughts of: Ryan
January 17th, 2006 at 9:52 AM

Very observant, Chet. I changed everything but the exif data to Lucida Grande....from Verdana and Arial.

Thoughts of: Charlie Stout
January 17th, 2006 at 10:10 AM

Whoa. This isn't Arizona :)

Thoughts of: Lisa
January 17th, 2006 at 7:18 PM

Great shot...interesting to see things from above

Thoughts of: Dan :: genestho.ca
January 18th, 2006 at 8:47 AM

Absolutely sick view! What I would do for a sail!

Thoughts of: Abe
January 18th, 2006 at 5:25 PM

Wow - great wide shot! Something funky seems to be going on in the lower right corner - not sure what that is. Aside from that, great photo -- amazing colors and contrast!

Thoughts of: casey
January 19th, 2006 at 9:22 AM

holy crap this shot is incredible...the color is amazing. I love the composition and angle

Thoughts of: mr skee
January 21st, 2006 at 9:05 PM

Bananas....! This shot is GREAT! well done! The lower right hand corner seems abit funny but THIS imho does not distract one away from the marvelous shot! Well done again!

Thoughts of: nik
January 21st, 2006 at 9:37 PM

ok, so I'd be happy if you'd just position me right next to the ocean in this shot... Great work. I am sooo envious!

Thoughts of: Ayash
July 8th, 2008 at 8:05 AM

Absolutely gorgeous colors and view. I am reminded of my trip to Hawaii last year. Your blog is cool with some great photos and I am going to check them all out soon.

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