Chris Butcher Photography


October 8, 2017 | Comments Off on Rapid Ohia Death | by | Read more

Rapid Ohia Death

Such sadness to see the affects of rapid ohia death on our beautiful Ohia trees. Affected trees stand stripped of all foliage including their beautiful blossom the lehua. Nothing is left except silvered trunks and branches standing naked against the winds.Rapid Ohia death is a fungal disease ; for those of you who have previously…

September 30, 2017 | Comments Off on calendar 2018 | by | Read more

calendar 2018

Available now ! Only 100 in print ! Last year I sold out before New year so don’t wait too long to place your order. Stunning 12 mth Lava calendar printed on 100# glossy paper,saddle stitched and a small hole to make display on your wall easy. Durable construction , long lasting and an easy…

June 22, 2017 | No Comments | by | Read more

Earthquakes and Lava tubes

A few days back our morning coffee was interrupted by quite a big earthquake. We have had bigger, this one was 4.9 but it’s center was quite close to my house, probably around 9 miles in a straight line on the map. This old house was in rock and roll mode for about 9 seconds…

May 1, 2017 | No Comments | by | Read more

Living their dream – shared moments

Hula Halau O Keala Kahi Kumu Hula ; Camille Kanani Panoke They have a shared passion and lived their dream to participate in the Merrie Monarch Festivities. One member carries the loss of her whole family in The Fukashima disaster, another carries the ashes of her sister to be scattered by the river she loved.…