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© Bob Douglas
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Where the waves dance to their own music. Slowly yet methodically they assault the stoic lava cliffs. Taken in Volcano National Park on the Big Island in Hawaii.

37 responses

  • Alexander O'Kieff

    Alexander O'Kieff (Deleted) said (18 Aug 2009):

    Beautiful shot... excuse my ignorance but where is this park.. In the US or hawaii

  • Dawn Duffield

    Dawn Duffield (Deleted) gave props (18 Aug 2009):

    Absolutely stunning!

  • Jean Roger

    Jean Roger said (18 Aug 2009):

    very good picture. I have tested this sometimes but not as well as yours. ;)

  • Katarina K

    Katarina K said (19 Aug 2009):

    I like photos which take me away, this one definetly has! so poetic, great capture!

  • Prasanna Kundu

    Prasanna Kundu gave props (19 Aug 2009):

    Marvelous Shot!!! Beautiful!!

  • Alejandro Mejia-Greene

    Alejandro Mejia-Greene said (19 Aug 2009):

    great work!

  • CJ Schmit

    CJ Schmit (Deleted) gave props (19 Aug 2009):

    Wow, very beautiful!!

  • Joseph Rotindo

    Joseph Rotindo said (19 Aug 2009):

    killer shot. really well done...the tones are the life of this photo...

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (20 Aug 2009):

    Stunning detail, reminds me a little of our Aussie Limestone Coast!

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (20 Aug 2009):

    Awesome capture!!

  • Rebecca Sheehan

    Rebecca Sheehan gave props (21 Aug 2009):

    beautiful capture! i like the black and white!

  • Jake Morrison

    Jake Morrison said (2 Sep 2009):

    Beautiful shot. Love the black and white and longer shutter speed.

  • Latrenia Bryant

    Latrenia Bryant gave props (2 Sep 2009):

    Awesome! I love B&W shots!

  • Sumedh Prasad

    Sumedh Prasad gave props (3 Sep 2009):

    Oh my god! This is stunning!

  • Lisbet Svensson Schau

    Lisbet Svensson Schau gave props (10 Sep 2009):


  • Tom Atwood

    Tom Atwood gave props (10 Sep 2009):

    very cool photo

  • Keiko Ehret

    Keiko Ehret gave props (10 Sep 2009):

    Oh! Such a great photo! I wanted to go see this too, but that side of the park was closed that day due to toxic gases. Weah... next time.

  • Carl Burkhart

    Carl Burkhart gave props (8 Oct 2009):

    Very cool photo, Bob!

  • Samantha Roberts

    Samantha Roberts said (14 Oct 2009):

    this is amazing! ;]

  • Steven Maguire

    Steven Maguire gave props (16 Oct 2009):

    Sensational work!!!!!!

  • cosimo moccia

    cosimo moccia said (5 Nov 2009):

    excellent picture.

  • Danny Monster

    Danny Monster gave props (12 May 2010):

    beautiful how the water crashes the earth

  • minkaTools

    minkaTools gave props (21 Oct 2010):

    Gorgeous!! You're after my heart, well done

  • carolyn curelli

    carolyn curelli gave props (23 Nov 2010):

    each one is more brilliant than the next.

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (26 Nov 2010):

    Incredibly beautiful!

  • Anne Worner

    Anne Worner (Deleted) gave props (28 Nov 2010):

    Haven't been in Hawaii since 1989 - I know the black sand beach is gone - ever so grateful I at least got to see it. I really appreciate good mono work - good tonal range, and excellent movement in the water.

  • Jim Ford

    Jim Ford (Deleted) gave props (29 Nov 2010):

    super B&W....wonderful blurring of the water!

  • Bonnans jennifer

    Bonnans jennifer (Deleted) gave props (1 Dec 2010):

    just... wow...

  • Danica Radman

    Danica Radman gave props (3 Dec 2010):


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  • Mag TY

    Mag TY gave props (13 Dec 2010):


  • Nenad Djedovic

    Nenad Djedovic gave props (16 Dec 2010):

    Brilliant !!!

  • Celina Ortelli

    Celina Ortelli gave props (27 Dec 2010):

    wow! beautiful!

  • Laura Hartley

    Laura Hartley gave props (2 Jan 2011):

    Utterly breathtaking, and unique. Stunning seascape.

  • Carlos Aviles

    Carlos Aviles gave props (31 Jul 2012):

    Great shot! Voted

  • Roberto Larrazolo

    Roberto Larrazolo gave props (26 Oct 2012):

    My vote!

  • Claudia Ballestri

    Claudia Ballestri gave props (4 Nov 2015):


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