A rare and gifted photographer, Wayne Levin takes the reader on journeys through underwater landscapes from the waters of the Hawaiian Islands to Costa Rica and Micronesia. Levin's photographs have appeared in magazines and books including Kalaupapa: A Portrait and Kahʻoolawe: Na Leo o Kanaloa. A National Endowment for the Arts Fellow, Levin has photographs in collections including the Museum of Modern Art, New York City, and the Hawaiʻi State Foundation on Culture and the Arts.
Thomas Farber has been awarded Guggenheim, National Endowment and Rockefeller fellowships for his fiction and creative nonfiction. His books include The Price of the Ride, On Water and Learning to Love It. Farber has been Distinguished Visiting Writer at the University of Hawaiʻi, Fullbright Scholar for Pacific Island Studies and recipient of the Dorothea Lange Paul Taylor Prize.