Andrew Shoemaker | Fine Art Photography Blog

Photography & Printing Tips For Hawaii Panoramic Pictures
Maui, Hawaii
How to Get Stunning Hawaii Panoramic Photo Prints

We’ve all seen stunning landscape photos in large scale on display in hotels, galleries, and fancy restaurants. If you’re a photographer, you may see these showpieces and wonder how you can create large panoramic photo prints without compromising quality...

7 Hawaii Vacation Tips For Planning A Memorable Trip
Maui, Hawaii

If you’re vacationing in Hawaii, you’ll want to make the most of your visit to create a memorable experience. Learn how you can turn your summer vacation in Hawaii into a meaningful memory.

Are you planning a trip to Hawaii? Hawaii in the summertime boasts clear skies, sunshine, and mangoes aplenty...

Antelope Canyon Pictures For Sale
Antelope Canyon | Page, Arizona

This is a gallery collection of fine art photography of Antelope Canyon in Page, Arizona. Andrew's photography comes in all sizes and mediums. Please feel free to also browse the Southwest Gallery and Contact Andrew if you have any questions...

What are Giclée Canvas Prints from Photos Anyway?
Maui, Hawaii

As you shop for beautiful canvas prints from photos for your home or office, you may come across a term that you are not familiar with: giclée. If you have been wondering what this term means, you are in the right place! Read on for everything you’d ever want to know about this innovative process:

What is Giclée?

Let’s start with the correct pronunciation of this word: gee-clay...

The Best Times to See Wildlife in Hawaii
Maui, Hawaii

Photographing wildlife in Hawaii is a must-do for anyone interested in the photographic arts. The best times to visit the islands vary widely by what type of wildlife you want to see. Read more about when to visit, necessary equipment, timing and some of Hawaii’s most popular animals to photograph...

Do's and Don'ts of Buying Fine Art Prints Online
Maui, Hawaii

With the conception of online art galleries, the world of quality investment art has opened to the masses. The once exclusive art world has become more accessible to buyers and artists, with the ability to connect regardless of location...

Where to Buy Photography Online?
Maui, Hawaii

These days you have many art options online. A quick google search for "Where to Buy Photography Online?" churns out over 3.3 billion results! There are giant online art stores like lumas.com, society6...

Scripps Pier La Jolla, California Photography
La Jolla, California

This is a gallery collection of fine art photography of Scripps Pier in beautiful La Jolla, California. Just north of San Diego, Andrew's photography showcases the art of the famous "Ellen Browning Scripps Memorial Pier"...

Guide to buying the best metal photo prints
Maui, Hawaii

Metal photo prints offer durability and longevity with high-definition image quality. But before you buy one, make sure you’re considering important factors like size, finish, and style. This post helps you discover what you should consider when buying a metal photo print...

Art for a cause : Sale raises aid for Ukraine
Maui, Hawaii

Andrew Shoemaker Photography took action using their art for a cause, raising over $7,000 for UNICEF for Ukraine in just 48 hours.

Art for a cause : Flash print sale raises aid for Ukraine

Thursday, February 24th will go down in history as the day Russia invaded Ukraine without provocation...

Understanding Abstract Landscape Photography
Maui, Hawaii

Abstract landscape photography demonstrates a photographer’s connection to

nature and captures the essence of the world around us.

Abstract landscape photography demonstrates a photographer’s connection to nature and captures the essence of the world around us...

Take a
Maui, Hawaii

Including relaxing beach sunset pictures in your art decor and interior design can help you escape from your busy lifestyle and take a mental vacation in your own home.

While exploring the island of Oahu, I found this beautiful view down the coastline from Ko Olina...

What Makes Nature Photography Artwork So Stunning?
Maui, Hawaii

Nature photography artwork can significantly improve your mental and physical health, allow you to visit places you’ve never been, and enjoy the beauty of nature - all without leaving your home.

Capturing the beauty of our world in nature photography artwork takes a careful balance of opportunity, creativity, and consideration...

How to acquire and display breathtaking Southwest Landscape Photography

As a professional photographer who specializes in awe-inspiring nature shots, Andrew Shoemaker has visited plenty of scenic spots. Two places that have really stood out for him are located in the Southwest: Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend...

Finding the Antelope Canyon Print that Inspires You
Antelope Canyon | Page, Arizona

Antelope Canyon boasts beautiful wave-like lines and interesting color palettes. That’s why it serves as the perfect subject for abstract photography. Learn how to choose the most inspiring option among different Antelope Canyon prints...

How to Get Stunning Mountain Photography Prints

Creating emotions in your imagery, selecting your depth and angle, and waiting for great light are all good ways to elevate your mountain photography. Here are some tips on how to get stunning mountain photography prints...

The Exclusivity of Limited Edition Fine Art Prints

As an art connoisseur, you may wonder if it’s a good idea to invest in photography prints. Certainly, you can purchase limited-edition fine art prints solely because you appreciate the work or artist and want to add the piece to your collection...

Top 10 New Releases of 2021
Maui, Hawaii

As 2021 comes to a close, let's take a look at the top 10 new releases of the year in no particular order. Reflecting on 2021, it was a great year for us as we were able to travel around Hawaii once again and had a great trip to Arizona to see family and photograph Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend...

How to create an enchanting space with nature photography prints that can help heal & reduce stress

Looking at nature photography prints definitely has a tangible and positive effect on people. From feeling less stressed and soothing the soul to allowing patients to heal faster, photos of nature really make a difference...

Top 10 Best Selling Photographs of 2021

As the year 2021 comes to a close, let's take a look at which images were the best selling photographs throughout the year......

1. Edge of Creation | Big Island, Hawaii

One of the most epic ideas I had for an image and it really just kind of happened so I had to figure out a way to pull this one off...

How Metal Creates Gorgeous Wave Photography Prints
Maui, Hawaii

Hawaii is the ideal spot for big wave photography. Surfers travel from all over the world to get that perfect curl. Using metal for wave photography prints brings a whole new element to an already spectacular image...

What to Look for When Shopping for Environmentally Friendly Furniture

Help ensure a sustainable furniture by purchasing environmentally friendly furniture.

With all the recent news stories of natural disasters, products that are good for the environment should be at the top of your shopping list...

Photographing Antelope Canyon with the Fuji GFX 100s
Antelope Canyon | Page, Arizona

I recently took a trip to Antelope Canyon in Arizona with my family as I've never been but have always been intrigued by photos I'd seen. The Fuji GFX 100s sure did not disappoint me with it's insane resolution and incredible dynamic range...

How to Take the Best Photos While in Hawaii: Top 7 Hawaii Photography Tips
Maui, Hawaii

If you're planning a vacation to Hawaii, you'll want to brush up on your Hawaii photography skills! These 7 tips will get you ready to capture those amazing memories, whether you're using a digital camera, traditional film, or even your phone...

Hawaii Reopening to Visitors Starting November 1st 2021.  Here's What You Need to Know.....
Maui, Hawaii

On October 19th, Hawaii Governor David Ige announced that "Beginning November 1, 2021, we want to invite and encourage fully vaccinated visitors and residents to travel for business or leisure, Transpacific or interisland...

Insider Secrets to Photography in Hawaii - Artist Andrew Shoemaker Shares his Top 5 Tips

There’s a lot more to quality landscape photography than pulling out your phone and snapping a few pics. While the following tips are important for photography anywhere, they are especially important for photography in Hawaii...

Antelope Canyon Photography | The Art of Arizona Slot Canyons
Arizona

Why is Antelope Canyon Photography so amazing? Well, having just seen a few pictures before, I really didn't anticipate the sense of scale, variety, and beauty of these amazing slot canyons in Arizona...

How Hawaii Landscape Art Can Transport You Without Leaving Home

Hawaii landscape art can transform your space and transport you to the white sands of the North Shore or the top of volcano with just a glance.

If there is one thing I know about photography, it’s how the right image can change your space...

What Makes Hawaii Sunset Pictures So Captivating?

I’m lucky enough to live on the island of Maui, one of the most beautiful places on Earth. There’s a reason people come to visit from all over the world, for romantic holidays and family vacations...

Why Hawaii Panoramic Photos For Sale Can Change Your Space

As an artist, one of the things that got me most excited about photography was shooting Hawaii panoramic photos. There are many reasons why I enjoy creating these images and also many advantages to adding one to your space! Let me explain...

Why is Maui Fine Art so Popular - Photographer Andrew Shoemaker Explains

How could you not want to take a piece of this with you, wherever you go? I’ll tell you a bit about what makes Maui fine art special for visitors and locals alike.

“Maui saturates the senses: the fragrance of a tuberose lei, the tartness of liliko‘i on the tongue, the sound of rain pelting a tin roof, the sea’s shifting temperature as you dive deep, the shadow play of clouds...

Make a Huge Impact with Extra Large Prints From Hawaii

Have you visited the blissful paradise that is the Hawaiian Islands? If you’ve seen them in person or on TV, you’ve likely witnessed the incredible show of nature that exists in a place I’m proud to call home...

Japanese Garden Art Prints - Highlighting A Blend of Elements

Japanese garden art prints are my way of returning time and time again to the spectacular vistas of Japan, where my wife is from. I’m lucky enough to visit and be able to photograph the culture, gardens, and architecture of the country with a unique perspective...

Top 5 Waterfall Prints for Sale and Why They Continue to Be So Popular

Who doesn’t ooh and ahh at the sight of a raging river plummeting down a cliff, or a delicate trickle of water flowing through the forest? We’re all drawn to nature’s beauty, and a waterfall delights the senses...

Maui Art Galleries | Local Guide and Directory
Maui, Hawaii

Want to know where most of the Maui art galleries are located? Where do you get started? In this insider's guide, we break down the art galleries on the island into areas and also have a directory of all of the galleries current as writing this...

Hawaiian Volcano Wall Art

Have you ever seen a documentary about volcanoes, or better yet, seen a lava flow in person? The destructive force of volcanoes isn’t easy to predict or to capture. To keep this rare and awe-inspiring sight within memory, consider placing volcano wall art in a home or office, or giving it to a loved one as a unique gift...