Maui Photography Blog

Maui Photo Tours – Gecko power

Gecko power Not long ago I was out creating scenic images when I looked into some plants and saw this gecko hiding on a leaf.  Its shadow creates a bit of drama to the image. Rather than put in square in the center I used the rule of thirds and placed it along the left…

Maui Photo Tour and Workshop – Use a Tripod when creating scenic photogrpahs

A tripod is one of the most important tools when creating scenic or landscape photographs.  Using a tripod eliminates the number one problem people have when taking scenic photographs and that is camera shake. The majority of people move their bodies when pressing the shutter and the result is blurry photographs. A tripod holds the…

Maui Photo Tours & Workshops – Bamboo Forest using High Dynamic Range

One of the topics we cover is HDR or high dynamic range photography.  This is a technique that uses Photoshop or specialized software to merge together multiple photographs that have different highlights and shadows (exposure value), in order to make one image that uses the best of all the exposures.  This style of photography is…

Maui Photo Tours & Workshops (808) 870- 3686

We offer private and semi-private classes.  Learn photography from experienced professionals! This waterfall is on the road to Hana. Several elements come together to make this a pleasing portrait.  First is the composition. Notice the left side  has foliage that frames the image and draws the eye to the water.  The three waterfalls serve as…

Welcome to Maui Photo Tours & Workshops!

Welcome to Maui Photo Tours.  Our goal is to provide visitors and locals a fun way to see the island and learn photography.  With the digital photography boom more people have cameras then ever before.  Some of these cameras are point and shoot style and dont have a lot of options for the user but…