Photo Of The Day – Kilauea Lighthouse and the Big Blue

Title: Kilauea Lighthouse and the Big Blue

Location: Kilauea Lighthouse and Wildlife Refuge, Kauai, Hawaii, USA (22°13’40” N 159°24’4″ W)

Description: I would love to fly a drone here for some beautiful perspectives on this lighthouse, but the large amount of nesting birds in the area prohibits that. The cliffs are a favorite nesting place for a variety of birds including albatross.

This shot is a composite from about 6 images to cover the full range.

Camera Canon 7D Mark II
Lens Canon EF 28-300mm L
ISO 250
Focal Length 28mm
Aperture f/8
Shutter Speed 1/200 sec
Altitude 199′

Photograph Copyright 2017 Peter West Carey. Image Available For Commercial Licensing (email).

Prints of this image are available here if you want professional quality shipped to your home.

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