When you are in Hawaii photo opportunities just appear out of no where in parking lots like this HDR shot in Haleiwa. I have been to Hawaii six times before this trip to Oahu. I have always wanted to do the Waikiki vacation. Where I stay in a nice hotel at the city by the Beach in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Here are some of the photos I captured while there and time-lapse of Waikiki. All the photos of me skimboarding and bodyboarding were shot by my girlfriend Dana Miner. You can see all of the select photos from Matt’s trip to Hawaii: HERE Some of these photos are available for purchase: HERE The above photo is at Lanikai Beach in Kailua one of my favorite beaches due to the white sandy beaches. I literally ran down the beach with my camera to snag this photo of a sea turtle with the 10.5mm fisheye. Naturally I went skimboarding at this beach and here’s one of the photos from the session. Another shot of me skimboarding at Lanikai. I also shot a timelapse while in Wakiki from the balcony of my hotel the Aston Waikiki (which is a hotel […]
Ocean Beach is one of my favorite places in Southern California and it reminds me of Bellingham. One reasons why is focus on locally owned businesses. The O.B. community has actively opposed chain businesses opening in Ocean Beach, and only a few exist there. In the 1970s, community protests led a chain of donut stores to drop its plans to open a store in O.B. Anyways, here are some snaps from the Ocean Beach's main landmark the pier.