Top 15 Best Selling Photographs of 2022

2022......this year just seemed to fly by didn't it?!? Let's take a look at the 15 best selling photographs throughout the year in no particular order.

1. 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

2. 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

3. 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

4. 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

5. Gaia | Maui, Hawaii

One of the most beautiful banyan trees in the world is found in Hana on the Pipiwai Trail.  This expansive tree resembles the tree of life.  Tree Photography

One of the most beautiful banyan trees in the world is found in Hana on the Pipiwai. I was able to incorporate a sun star into this scene as well. Gaia......the tree of life

Gaia is now Sold Out!

Collector's Edition of 30

6. 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

7. Na Pali Dreamin' | Kauai, Hawaii

panoramic photo of the Na Pali coastline on the Hawaiian island of Kauai featuring a rainbow, dramatic clouds, and vibrant blue water

The Na Pali Coast on the island of Kauai is just an awesome sight! I had the pleasure of photographing this from a boat and was very blessed to have a rainbow here in the scene as well. One of my personal favorite scenes right here on planet earth

Collector's Edition of 50

8. Paia Spectrum | Maui, Hawaii

a very colorful surfboard fence in the same sequence as the rainbow found in Paia on the north shore of Maui

The surfboard fence in Paia on the island of Maui is a classic scene. Arranging the surfboards in the sequence of the rainbow is just taking it to a whole new level!

Collector's Edition of 50

9. 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

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

11. From Within | Maui, Hawaii

a colorful sunrise from the cave at the black sand beach in Waianapanapa State Park near Hana Hawaii with outgoing and incoming ocean waves

I took a chance on a sunrise from this cave at Waianapanapa and it sure ended up spectacular! Got hit with a few waves capturing this one and it was so worth it!

Collector's Edition of 50

12. 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

13. Opposing Forces | Big Island, Hawaii

lava ocean entry photography at sunrise on the Big Island of Hawaii in Volcanoes National Park

One of the most epic scenes that I've ever witnessed, lava entering the ocean with the pacific crashing against it in opposition is just truly amazing! You literally have fire and water opposing each other here so it's a battle of two forces

Collector's Edition of 50

14. Dreamweaver | Maui, Hawaii

A blue water abstract photography image featuring interesting patterns of the reflections on the surface of the water off the coast of Maui, Hawaii.

Water has always been something that has relaxed me for some reason. Photographing water also has the same effect on me and it's something I'm just drawn to with my camera. I captured this on a whale watch off the coast of Maui and while I was supposed to be looking for whales, I found myself mesmerized by the movement and reflections in the water and had to capture this.

Collector's Edition of 100

15. 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