Top 10 Best Selling Photos of 2023

December 29, 2023

As 2023 comes to a close, let's pause and see which images were the best selling photographs of the year.


1. Lahaina Town | Maui, Hawaii

a panoramic image of the historic and iconic Front Street on the island of Maui, Hawaii featuring a rainbow.

The iconic and historic Front Street in Lahaina, Hawaii. This image in itself is now historic as Front Street was destroyed by a fire in August 2023.

Collectors Edition of 950 | Artist Proof of 1


2. Edge of Creation | Big Island, Hawaii

the volcanic lava meets the pacific ocean at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park with the stars and Milky Way galaxy rising over the pacific.

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. If you look closely, you can also see the international space station in the upper corner of this one too

Collector's Edition of 50


3. Burning Secret | Maui, Hawaii

A very special panoramic view of sunset at a very special Secret Beach in Makena on the island of Maui, Hawaii.  Hawaii sunset pictures by Andrew Shoemaker

A very special sunset at a very special Secret Beach. I captured this one with a polarizer to really bring out the color in the sky and what a special, iconic scene

Collector's Edition of 50


4. Ka'anapali Nights | Maui, Hawaii

A very beautiful sunset at ka'anapali beach with coconut palms and bright red flowers in the flowers in the foregound with the island of Lanai in the background

While on a family staycation, I just happened to come across one of those perfect sunset scenes that I just had to capture! I couldn't get enough of this view with this incredible flower foreground, coconut palms and the island of Lanai framed perfectly in the background. Just quintessential Kaanapali

Collector's Edition of 100


5. Lanikai Dreamin' | Oahu, Hawaii

A long exposure panoramic photograph captured at the beautiful Lanikai Beach on the island of Oahu.  Pastel colors at sunset here make this photograph special

One of the most peaceful zen type of an image that I've created, a long exposure at Lanikai Beach on the island of Oahu just has a surreal look. The water color and pastel tones here at sunset are just really special

Collector's Edition of 50


6. Heaven on Earth | Kauai, Hawaii

panoramic view of the Kalalau Valley on the island of Kauai with a rainbow and a dramatic sunset along the Na Pali Coast

Kalalau Valley on the island of Kauai is one of the most special places on Earth to me. Just absolutely breathtaking and if you could imagine what heaven must look like, well I think it'd look like this

Collector's Edition of 50


7. Blue Crush | Maui, Hawaii

panoramic image of the biggest wave in Hawaii,  Jaws located on the island of Maui reaches heights up to seventy feet.  Hawaii big wave photography

When the lighting is right, Jaws just really comes to life! This massive wave is just really something to see in person and being this close is very intimidating and exhilirating

Collector's Edition of 50


8. Flying Honu | Maui, Hawaii

A lone Hawaiian sea turtle floating in amazing emerald colored Maui water.  Ocean fine art photography by Hawaii artist Andrew Shoemaker

A lone Honu (Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle) I came across in the middle of crystal clear turquoise Maui waters. So peaceful to observe as they glide so gracefully through the water.

Collector's Edition of 50


9. Enter Paradise | Maui, Hawaii

panorama of a perfect morning at Secret Beach (also known as Makena Cove) on the island of Maui, Hawaii.  Blue sky, turquoise water and palm trees

Just a picture perfect day at Secret Beach and this one just truly takes you right to paradise. Maybe my most favorite beach on the island and I have a lot of history here

Collector's Edition of 50


10. Honu Heaven | Maui, Hawaii

a sea cave packed with Honu (Hawaiian Green Sea Turtles) at sunset and incoming waves coming over the turtles on the island of Maui.  Photo by Andrew Shoemaker

One of the most epic moments that I've captured and this image is super special to a lot of collectors. Really blessed to have experienced this magic

Collector's Edition of 50