Kilauea Lighthouse

© Cindy Bendush

Kilauea Lighthouse

Uploaded: July 25, 2012 20:33:13

Description

Perched at the northernmost tip of Kauai, the 52-foot Kilauea Lighthouse was built in 1913 as a beacon for traveling ships. Although its light was turned off in the 1970s and has been replaced by an automatic beacon, it still serves as one of the island's most frequented attractions.

This is also the location of the Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge, a sanctuary for seabirds. Signage throughout the refuge identifies the area's bird species, including frigates, shearwaters, boobies and Laysan albatrosses nesting on the property.

*NOTE* The lighthouse is undergoing extensive renovations and will be restored to its glory in May 2013.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 5.00, ExposureTime: 1/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D800

Comments

John Rivera level-deluxe July 26, 2012

Beautiful work and a favorite!! #1477004

JO ANN CLEVELAND July 27, 2012

Wow! Awesome Cindy, love the treatment too...frame and hang it girl!

jo ann c.
#10246516

JO ANN CLEVELAND July 27, 2012

Wow! Awesome Cindy, love the treatment too...frame and hang it girl!

jo ann c.
#10246517

Mariann Kovats level-classic August 28, 2012

Congrats on your awesome finalist! #10294553

John Rivera level-deluxe August 29, 2012

Congratulations Cindy on this beautiful finalist! #10295218

Stefania Barbier level-addict August 29, 2012

congratulations on your wonderful finalist!!! #10295305

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 29, 2012

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Cindy!

jo ann c. #10295916

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe August 29, 2012

Congrats and best luck on a gorgeous finalist!! #10297141

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict August 29, 2012

This is a beautiful painting, Cindy!

Congrats on this excellent finalist!
Debby #10297380

Carmody Baker August 29, 2012

Just beautiful. Congratulations! #10297509

Patrick Rouzes level-classic August 29, 2012

CONGRATS & good luck, Cindy! Amazing finalist. #10297895

Teresa Moore August 29, 2012

Congratulations on this lovely finalist. #10298051

Robert K. Bemus level-classic August 29, 2012

Congrats on a beautiful finalist!! #10298442

Phyllis H. Burchett August 31, 2012

Gorgeous work Cindy, congrats! #10301995

Renee Doyle level-classic August 31, 2012

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Cindy!! #10302148

Richard D. Love September 12, 2012

Gorgeous! Wonderful effects...almost a fantasy. You can't visit Kauai too many times!!!

Rick #10320125

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic September 16, 2012

Such beautiful artwork, Cindy. Congratulations. #10324890

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