Rano Raraku Photo Essay

Rano Raraku Photo Essay

In 2006 when Holly and I first visited Easter Island, I didn’t have a great camera, and I had only recently started getting back into photography. It would take me a few more years to truly rekindle my passion for the hobby and finally buy a decent camera. While...
Santiago Sunset

Santiago Sunset

Happy Mother’s Day to the mommas and the momma’s mommas (Okay, all Mothers 🙂 )! As promised last week, this week POTW starts the journey to Easter Island! Getting to the famous home of the Moais is not particularly easy… well, I should say it’s...

POTW: Tangariki

    A couple of weeks ago when I started this series, the picture was of a Moai and the title was Rano Raraku (if you sound it out, you’re pronouncing it correctly).  Rano Raraku is a dormant volcano on Easter Island and is referred to as the...

POTW: Easter Island

    Last week I mentioned that Easter Island is my happy place, and this week’s picture shows a little bit of why; there is nothing there… well… almost nothing.  This picture was shot from Orongo looking back towards Hanga Roa, the only town on the...

POTW: Rano Raraku

    Everyone has “that place”.  You know, that place you’ve always wanted to go to, or maybe you’ve been and you’d love to go back.  Given the opportunity, you’ll kick your heals up and take a quick trip there in your mind.  THAT place....