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honomanu bay

Here are some impressions from my trip to Maui and the Big Island of Hawaii. I am starting with a view on the Honomanu Bay and the famous road to Hana that is carved into the lush green north east of Maui. I have used a polarizer here, which had an incredible effect.

What impressed me the most about Hawaii was its diversity and the sometimes rapid change of landscapes. Here we are in the tropical rainforest, and in one hour we were standing on lava fields with dry grass. Oh, and there are sunsets ...

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Taken on August 22, 2006