Gallery: The Reason Everyone Loves Hawaii

19 Jan 2016 1

« 1 of 12 »

CORONA | Sponsored Gallery

Waves, Turtles, Sunsets, Prehistoric Landforms & Aloha

December was saturated with stories, photos and video of Hawaii, mostly coming out of the North Shore of Oahu where the final events of the pro surfing tour were wrapping up. Notably, Pipe Masters was one of the most incredibly emotional events in the sport's history. There is a lot more to the magical islands of the Pacific than what we see in surf media.

36-year-old Corona photographer Craig Parry is from Byron Bay in northern NSW. He is a highly prized adventure, ocean and nature photographer who has always had a natural attraction to the sea. He has spent sessions in the water shooting Kelly Slater, (bucket-list-tickers he has said), as well capturing surf and lifestyle moments of many of the world's top surfers. He loves returning to Hawaii, and on this trip he captured some pretty epic shots.

“I arrived in Oahu on the 28th of January, my good mate and professional surfer Anthony Walsh picked me up and we headed straight to a secret little beach on the west coast for a wake up swim and shoot."

"Over the first week in Oahu I managed to capture some rare images of the Green Turtle swimming through the line up at Pipe and Backdoor and some crazy rainbow mornings in the water."

"The second week I headed up to the Northern Island called Kauai where I hooked up with a local boat charter company and they were kind enough to take me up to the Na Pali coast which was made famous from the movie ‘Jurassic Park’, This coastline was one of the most amazing land forms I have ever seen with the waterfalls running straight into the ocean. Then the last week I headed back to Pipe and focus on my surf photography and aerial imagery. Hope you enjoy this journey through my eyes.” – CP

View the full gallery of Craig's trip here

Tags: corona, journies, hawaii, craig, parry, gallery (create Alert from these tags)

blog comments powered by Disqus
More From Corona Journeys
The Best Thing About Surfing In France

The Best Thing About Surfing In France

The draining perfection of La Graviere

0 16 Feb 2016
7 Crucial Steps To A Successful Surf Van Fit-Out

7 Crucial Steps To A Successful Surf Van Fit-Out

A step-by-step guide to the ultimate vanlife

1 2 Feb 2016
Recent

Ballina Drone Footage Captures Shark Vs. Surfer Close Encounter

How does this make you feel?

24 24 Feb 2017
This Week In Surfing: Does Surfing Need Jazz Cabbage Maps? Plus The Radical Return of Owen Wright, and Other Things!

This Week In Surfing: Does Surfing Need Jazz Cabbage Maps? Plus The Radical Return of Owen Wright, and Other Things!

3 24 Feb 2017
Brad Gerlach Moves To Australia!

Brad Gerlach Moves To Australia!

0 22 Feb 2017
Do You Want To Know Exactly When To Go?

Do You Want To Know Exactly When To Go?

0 22 Feb 2017
Remembering What Greenmount Barrels Actually Look Like

Remembering What Greenmount Barrels Actually Look Like

1 18 Feb 2017
Latest News

This Week In Surfing: Does Surfing Need Jazz Cabbage Maps? Plus The Radical Return of Owen Wright, and Other Things!

Ten Things From Surfing & The Internet On The Week That Was February 24, 2017

Brad Gerlach Moves To Australia!

And will surf at the SurfAid Cup this Friday

Do You Want To Know Exactly When To Go?

Nick Carroll and Ben Macartney present...

Popular This Week

Remembering Ando's Crazy Ments Wave

One of the best waves of 2015

Taylor Steele Announces Story Finalists For Reelers 2017

And the nominees for the most prestigious awards night in surf cinema are...

Kolohe Andino Supports Trump

Maybe untrue but take the bait, click it!

Go to Top