Behind the Scenes
Miscellanous photos of festival personnel and guests.
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- Kumiko and Shinichi Kakiuchi from Fujimino, Japan.
- Sandy Sardinha and Mālie Lyman
- Dr. Kris Oka from San Francisco, California.
- Festival Coordinator Addison Ching.
- Kumiko Kakiuchi.
- Shinichi Kakiuchi.
- Shirley and Larry Holu.
- Sharon Ching.
- Shirley Holu.
- Some of the CDs that were on sale at the festival.
- Ronald Tolentino's video vantage point for Fridayʻs hoʻolauleʻa.
- Dave Kolars from Dekalb, Illinois.
- Vickie Van Fechtmann.
- SooJean Misailidis also videographed some performances.
- Toni Alvarico Brown also videographed the hoʻolaulea.
- Sound tech from Show Systems Hawaii.
- Addison Ching.
- John Miisailidis.
- When Pomai Brown wasn't performing he was manning the video camera.
- Baby Girl and Baby Girl Mama, A.K.A. Alexis and Andrea Tolentino.
- Andrea and Alexis.
- Addison Ching, Kaleo Kam, Kaleo Perry, Pomaikaʻi Lyman, Troy Keoho, and Alan Akaka.
- Addison and Alan holding Mayor Harry Kim's proclamation.
- Kumiko and Shinichi Kakiuchi, Mark Yamanaka, Laura Pereira, and Dwight Tokumoto.
- Greg Sardinha and Pomai Brown.
- Breakfast for one of the school presentation teams. Alan snaps a picture of Mālie pointing to the festival flyer posted on the Big Island Grille's bulletin board.
- The presentation team poses with the festival flyer.
- Dave Kolars and Jack Aldrich.
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Photography by Don Touchi ©2017 by Don Touchi Photos and HIMELE.