Kamaole Beach Dusk

© Mike Dawson

Kamaole Beach Dusk

Uploaded: August 13, 2014 | Entered: August 13, 2014 20:09:37


Waves explode over the rocks on Kamaole Beach on the South shore of Maui, Hawaii, USA


Barbara Socor level-classic August 13, 2014

Perfect exposure on the water and a gorgeous pov in this magnificent composition. Memorable. #1582801

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic August 21, 2014

Beautiful pov and shutter speed.

UB. #11112767

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe August 23, 2014

Congrats on this Outstanding and Beautifully captured POTD!! #11114180

Robert F. Walker August 23, 2014

Great capture, Lighting, Waves, etc. #11114182

Joy Rector August 23, 2014

congrats on the POTD #11114183

Diane E. Deming level-classic August 23, 2014

Love the wave action and the lighting on this beautiful photo. Congrats on your POTD. #11114206

Barbara Socor level-classic August 23, 2014

Gorgeous lighting and strong composition....A beauty! Congrats on your fine POTD. #11114250

John D. Roach level-addict August 23, 2014

Fine light and exposure. Congrats. #11114253

August 23, 2014

What a beautiful photo Michael...great capture... #11114254

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe August 23, 2014

When I saw this beautiful POTD, I said out loud, "oh wow! That's gorgeous!". #11114265

Lindley Johnson level-classic August 23, 2014

A stunning image, Michael - congratulations on your well-deserved POTD! #11114293

Michael Kleih August 23, 2014

Great composition and lighting! #11114312

Nancy L. Green level-classic August 23, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS Michael on this outstanding POTD!!! <>< #11114318

John A. Alvarez level-classic August 23, 2014

I agree with all of the above, this is a remarkable shot. #11114324

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe August 23, 2014

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD, great wave action and light! #11114332

August 23, 2014

Congratulations...beautiful photo.. #11114350

August 23, 2014

Holy kamoaole,What a fantastic beach shot ie the waves are spot on and well composed image! #11114407

Emile Abbott level-deluxe August 23, 2014

Gorgeous capture Michael. Congrats on POTD. #11114453

August 23, 2014

Ditto on all comments. Also the use of DOF and shutter speed were terrific! #11114475

Debbie Bray August 23, 2014

Very lovely seaside capture with those wonderful waves washing over the rocks, Michael, congratulations on your POTD! #11114514

Evy Johansen level-classic August 23, 2014

Very beautiful, Michael! Congratulations on your POTD! #11114616

Michael Lynch August 23, 2014

Super capture and, congrats ! #11114751

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe August 23, 2014

Simply beautiful, Michael!! Love the lighting and the satin water!! Congratulations on your well deserved POTD!! #11114768

Joy Bello August 23, 2014

I love the soft look of the waves & the light on the water. Congrats on your POTD!! #11114770

Frederick P. Brown level-deluxe August 24, 2014

Wonderful dusk shot! The waves are soft like cotton candy! love the scene! Congrats on FOTD #11114945

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe August 24, 2014

Huge congrats on a gorgeous POTD, Michael!! #11114981

Betty Ann Kelly level-classic August 24, 2014

Love the composition, lighting, texture and overall capture. Thank you and congrats on your POTD!!!

Glenn E. Traver August 25, 2014

Congratulations on POTD Michael ~ GT #11115846

Beatriz Rocha level-classic August 25, 2014

Michael, well deserved POTD! Fantastic comp, detail, light and movement; congratulations! #11116409

Nikki McDonald level-classic January 06, 2015

Wonderful curving line of the shore and great exposure on the crashing waves. Belated congratulations on your POTD, Michael. #11219765

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