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  1. Bus Route 23

    Snapshot Title: Bus Route 23
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Ka`iwi Coast to Mokapu
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The Bus on its way to Sea Life Park.



  2. Ulupo Crater

    Snapshot Title: Ulupo Crater
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Ka`iwi Coast to Mokapu
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    In the background is Ulupo Crater, the seaward terminus of the Mokapu Peninsula on the windward side of eastern O`ahu. It is part of the Marine Corps Base Hawai`i, Kane`ohe Bay.

    The Mokulua Islan...



  3. Lodge

    Snapshot Title: Lodge
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: South 180 from Schilthorn
    Image Owner: Randy Sargent



    Description:

    The Cable Car destination



  4. Cable Car

    Snapshot Title: Cable Car
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: South 180 from Schilthorn
    Image Owner: Randy Sargent



    Description:

    This cable car to the ski lodge above sure beets a t-bar lift!



  5. Halona Blowhole and From Here to Eternity Beach

    Snapshot Title: Halona Blowhole and From Here to Eternity Beach
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Ka`iwi Coast to Mokapu
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

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  6. Koko Crater

    Snapshot Title: Koko Crater
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Ka`iwi Coast to Mokapu
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Koko Crater - home of the Koko Crater Botanical Garden, part of the Honolulu Botanical Gardens system.



  7. Prop roots

    Snapshot Title: Prop roots
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Hala tree (Pandanus tectorius) - Kahana Valley
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Hala (Pandanus tectorius) prop roots



  8. Homo pollutianus

    Snapshot Title: Homo pollutianus
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: From Here to Eternity Beach
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Beer bottle in the `Ilima patch



  9. Guard rail

    Snapshot Title: Guard rail
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: From Here to Eternity Beach
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Guard rail along the Kalaniana`ole Highway just before the parking lot for the Halona Blowhole, and access to From Here to Eternity Beach.



  10. From Here to Eternity

    Snapshot Title: From Here to Eternity
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: From Here to Eternity Beach
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The most famous scene from the 1953 movie "From Here to Eternity" was filmed at this beach along the east coast of O`ahu. Imagine Burt Lancaster and Deborah Kerr embracing in the surf.



  11. Basalt outcrop

    Snapshot Title: Basalt outcrop
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Waahila Ridge
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    A basalt dike outcrop on lower Waahila Ridge, due east of the University of Hawaii at Manoa campus.



  12. Blocks

    Snapshot Title: Blocks
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Monument Valley Arizona, approach
    Image Owner: Kim Bridges



    Description:

    Concrete blocks - salt lick maybe?



  13. tracks

    Snapshot Title: tracks
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Monument Valley Arizona, approach
    Image Owner: Kim Bridges



    Description:

    Deer tracks?



  14. GigaPan

    Snapshot Title: GigaPan
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Mattress Factory Reflections
    Image Owner: Illah Nourbakhsh



    Description:

    Where is Illah hiding?



  15. Sea Life Park sign

    Snapshot Title: Sea Life Park sign
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Windward O`ahu from Makapuu Point
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The Sea Life Park Hawai`i sign from 3/4 mile away.



  16. Keep your ink fresh!

    Snapshot Title: Keep your ink fresh!
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Honolulu Printmakers - Honolulu Academy of Arts, Academy Art Center
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

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  17. Ink Cabinet

    Snapshot Title: Ink Cabinet
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Honolulu Printmakers - Honolulu Academy of Arts, Academy Art Center
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Read snapshot name for description.



  18. Ink, ready to use

    Snapshot Title: Ink, ready to use
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Honolulu Printmakers - Honolulu Academy of Arts, Academy Art Center
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Counter-clockwise, Cyan, Yellow, Magenta, Black - process colors, one for each plate.



  19. Limited edition

    Snapshot Title: Limited edition
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Honolulu Printmakers - Honolulu Academy of Arts, Academy Art Center
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    A finished print, after months or work!



  20. Protea sp.

    Snapshot Title: Protea sp.
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Fernkloof fynbos macro 3
    Image Owner: Illah Nourbakhsh



    Description:

    Flower head of one of the 69 or so species of Protea endemic to the Cape Floristic Region (Fynbos).

    www.biodiversityscience.org/publications/hotspots/CapeFloristicRegion.html Will open in a new tab or window



  21. White Tern

    Snapshot Title: White Tern
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: `Iolani Palace
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The forked tail and long, narrow wings presents a high probability that this is a White (Fairy) tern (Gygis alba). en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_Tern Will open in a new tab or window



  22. `Iolani Palace doors

    Snapshot Title: `Iolani Palace doors
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Iolani Palace doors
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The main doors on the King Street side of `Iolani Palace, Honolulu



  23. `Iolani Palace stairs and informational sign

    Snapshot Title: `Iolani Palace stairs and informational sign
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: `Iolani Palace
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The staircase to the King Street entrance to `Iolani Palace



  24. Mokapu

    Snapshot Title: Mokapu
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Windward O`ahu from Makapuu Point
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The Mokulua Islands are in the foreground. The land in the background is the Mokapu Peninsula, home of Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay. Notice the turtle (honu) shape of Ulupau Crater, in the ...



  25. Seabird Refuge

    Snapshot Title: Seabird Refuge
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Windward O`ahu from Makapuu Point
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Manana Island (top) and Kaohikaipu Island are refuges for nesting seabirds. All off shore islands/islelets in Hawaii are potential seabird nesting sites.



  26. Sea Life Park

    Snapshot Title: Sea Life Park
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Windward O`ahu from Makapuu Point
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Sea Life Park as seen from the top of Makapuu Point, O`ahu



  27. The `Ilikai Hotel

    Snapshot Title: The `Ilikai Hotel
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Kewalo to Leahi 3
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The "I" and its outside elevator, with ever more construction, at the western edge of Waikiki.



  28. The "Maggie Joe" was here.

    Snapshot Title: The "Maggie Joe" was here.
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Kewalo to Leahi 3
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    I forgot to press Pause.



  29. A tree "grows" in Kaka`ako

    Snapshot Title: A tree "grows" in Kaka`ako
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Kewalo to Leahi 3
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    There's at least one occupied residence in this new condo tower along Ala Moana Boulevard.



  30. Albatross #1

    Snapshot Title: Albatross #1
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Ka`ena Point, O`ahu
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Laysan Albatross on nest. Laysan Albatross began recolonizing the dunes at Ka`ena Point Natural Area Reserve after off road vehicle access was blocked. So far in 2007-2008 nesting season there are 4...



  31. Ka`ena Point light tower

    Snapshot Title: Ka`ena Point light tower
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Ka`ena Point, O`ahu
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The Coast Guard light tower at Ka`ena Point.



  32. Kapahulu Pier and breakwater

    Snapshot Title: Kapahulu Pier and breakwater
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Leahi_test-1Dec2007A
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    See that guy in the blue shirt? That's about where I set up the GigaPan to take the panorama of Waikiki from the Kapahulu Pier.



  33. My abode

    Snapshot Title: My abode
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Leahi_test-1Dec2007A
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    I live in a small apartment in the house just to the right of the red/orange roof.



  34. Waikiki Shell

    Snapshot Title: Waikiki Shell
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Leahi_test-1Dec2007A
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The Waikiki Shell, an outdoor performance venue in Kapi`olani Park, Honolulu



  35. Palolo Valley

    Snapshot Title: Palolo Valley
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Leahi_test-1Dec2007B
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The Palolo Valley district of Honolulu



  36. Diamond Head Crater tunnel

    Snapshot Title: Diamond Head Crater tunnel
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Leahi_test-1Dec2007B
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    From the top of Diamond Head, a view of the tunnel connecting Diamond Head Crater with the rest of the world.



  37. From Leahi, looking East

    Snapshot Title: From Leahi, looking East
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Leahi_test-1Dec2007B
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Koko Head is on the right, and Koko Crater is on the left.



  38. Canoe and surfers

    Snapshot Title: Canoe and surfers
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Waikiki from the Kapahulu Pier
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Paddlers head out to practice, surfers hope for another good ride.



  39. The Royal Hawaiian Hotel

    Snapshot Title: The Royal Hawaiian Hotel
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Waikiki from the Kapahulu Pier
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The Pink Lady, a venerable landmark of Waikiki.



  40. Rocks in the roof

    Snapshot Title: Rocks in the roof
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Blue Marlins, Cobalt Fiori, Cobalt Reeds and Niijima Floats
    Image Owner: Laura Tomokiyo



    Description:

    Looking down to see what's up.



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