Kona is the fire Island. Bordered by the massive Pacific at it’s shore, it encircles the volcano at its core. I was blessed to visit to both sing with Rhiannon, the amazing improvisational singer and to photograph this wondrous place. It was incredible for me to be present there, to sing in an unfamiliar paradise. I was challenged by this island: I arrived late in the evening in the middle of a rainstorm and I slept in an open air hut near the ocean. I was also thrilled by this island, I wandered alone along the rocky black sand, found tropical forests, tree roots that were several feet high and quiet ponds speckled with lily pads.
After a portrait session just north of the mountains, I took a slow drive home, the long way. 😉 I had my cameras in hand and a few minutes stolen from a busy workweek, but I pulled my car off the road and stopped when I saw the things I normally would have driven by. […]
Atlanta Landscape Photographer