Moloa'a Beach

© Martha R. Mazon


Uploaded: April 07, 2019 | Entered: June 30, 2019 18:11:33


When I first visited this beach in 2001, I was told it was where the classic sitcom Gilligan's Island was shot. As it turns out, only the pilot and first episode were shot here. The rest of the series was shot at a studio in LA, where the "lagoon" was frigid and stagnant pool in close proximity to an interstate highway, the noise of which delayed filming until after rush hour. The real lagoon is calm and lovely during summer months. In the winter, the surf here can be deadly.

Smartphone Photography

Exif: F Number: 2.2, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/5700 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 32, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 4.15 mm, Model: iPhone 6


Jeff Robinson level-deluxe April 07, 2019

A beautiful pano Martha - Outstanding storytelling image!! #1723474

Mike F. Anderson level-classic April 07, 2019

Who knew ...? That must mean Gilligan and the group were rescued much earlier than we thought .. ;-) Thanks for the description, Martha; it's always nice to get the inside story. Your panoramic here is beautiful and I'm glad you included the two people for perspective. #11760079

Terry Cervi level-classic April 07, 2019

It's a beautiful shot, Martha! And interesting information too! #11760151

Patrick Rouzes level-classic April 11, 2019

Beautiful colors, tones, location & super info, Martha! Interesting! #11760853

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe July 31, 2019

Love the story with this beautiful Finalist. #11772620

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