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Thursday, November 27, 2014

The "Recollections of Hawaii: Part I" Story

Foreword: Happy Thanksgiving!  Today is the start of my three day photo journey posts on the sights of Hawaii.  I have chosen 15 photos for each day.  They are some of my favorites from my recent vacation to Ohau, Kauai and Maui, islands in the state of Hawaii.  Hope you enjoy them.


It was an ordinary day.  Searching the 2,621 photos that I took while on the islands of Oahu, Kauai and Maui for some of my favorites.  Could have picked endless sunset photos, but they tend to bore me after a few.  Could have picked fifty or so flower photos, but they all tend to look the same after a dozen or so.  And, if I pick too many aerial shots, you would get bored.  So, I tried to pick a variety that I could share with you from our recent vacation.  Many probably are appealing to me, but maybe not to you.  I hope you will enjoy a few of the 45 prints I have selected to share with you over the next three days.  You should get to see and feel the flavor of the state of Hawaii after viewing the collection I have chosen.  Enjoy!  It was another extraordinary day in the life of an ordinary guy.  PS - remember to click on photos to enlarge them.


The blue eyes are what got me with this guy. 
Entering our trip to paradise. 
One of many varieties my wife can name while I can take photos of them.
This was a beautiful glass sculpture in one of the art galleries.
Stained glass artwork.
She was mesmerized by the Hula dancers. 
Gathering of seed pods from the Signature Tree.
Helping himself to breakfast. 
Warning me to step aside.
Family portraiture using parrots.
One of the participants.
This pigeon was a daily visitor to our balcony in Honolulu.
Playing the Ukulele.
A shop called "Newt".
One of my favorites found on Kauai.

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