Philip Rosenberg Photography
THE FILE 20,000 35mm film and digital files.
OVERVIEW Unusual views of scenic locations around the Big Island in Hawaii, including often overworked and overlooked subjects. Many made under full moon light, early morning and late afternoon.
NATURAL HISTORY Black and green sand beaches, Pacific spotted and spinner dolphins, green sea turtles, pilot whales, ocean wave patterns. Exotic flowers, endemic plant life, tropical rainforests. Volcanic eruptions, lava flows.
GENERAL STOCK Big Island destination/travel coverage, remote and popular beaches, Kona coffee, lei and feather crafts, Aloha Week cultural festivals, Molokini Heiau, Pu'uakohola Heiau NHS, hiking trails and hikers, outdoor hula performances, sea kayaking, Big Island landscapes and rocky shoreline scenics, Lapakahi State HP, Kaloko-Honokohau NHP, Volcanoes NP, petroglyphs, kids and adults at play, snorkelers, sportfishing, outrigger canoe races, rodeos, waterfalls.
CONSTRUCTION DOCUMENTATION Two-year, full-time project shooting construction of $200-million Japanese National Large Telescope (Subaru). See other commercial projects under Advertising in Credits.
SPECIALTIES Tourism/travel industry coverage of the Big Island for the past ten years. Ongoing documentation of state-of-the-art observatories atop Mauna Kea. The sunken fleet of WWII Japanese warships at Truk Lagoon.
GEOGRAPHIC AREAS The big island of Hawaii, Truk Lagoon.
CREDITS Magazines/Newspapers: Alaska Airlines, Astronomy, Camera Arts, Chevron Odyssey, Diversion, Endless Vacation, Geo, Grazia, Hana Hou, Hawaii, International Wildlife, Islands, Life, London Sunday Times, Men's Journal, Oceans, Outside, Pacifica, Saltwater Sportsman, Sportfishing, SEA, Sky & Telescope, Sunset, Terre Sauvage, Travel & Leisure, more. Books: Addison-Wesley, Childrens Press, Falcon, Michael Friedman, Grolier, Harcourt, Image Bank, Island Heritage, KC Publications, Macmillan, McGraw/Hill, National Geographic, Pearson Education, Scientific American, Scott Foresman, Silver Burdett, Smithsonian, Time-Life, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Postal Service, more. Sole Photographer: Discover the Big Island, Land of Fire & Ice, Shipwrecks of Truk. Advertising/Corporate: Aldrich Pears, Anheuser Busch, Aston Resorts, Barnes & Noble, Castle & Cook, Clark Realty, DM5, Hualalai Four Seasons, Holland America, Kona Village Resort, Marriot, Mauna Kea Beach and Hapuna Prince Hotels, Norwegian Cruise line. Exhibits: Astronomy Center of Hawaii, Museum of Natural History (Chicago), Smithsonian Institution. Agent: Pacific Stock (Honolulu).
Philip Rosenberg Photography
Philip Rosenberg Photography
75-5315 Mamalahoa Hwy.
Holualoa HI 96725-9623



Kua Bay Beach scenic, Kona Coast, Big Island, Hawaii
Kikakapu, Big Island, Hawaii