David Croxford

Chief Photographer

David Croxford is the award-winning chief photographer for aio Media, where he supplies his share of the photography for its publications. These publications include HONOLULU MagazineHawai‘i Business MagazineHAWAI‘I MagazineHONOLULU Family Magazine and Whalers Village Magazine. He also contributes creatively to multiple advertising special sections produced for these magazines.

David’s professional photographic experience dates back to the early 1980s when he first began working professionally as a photojournalist for several regional newspapers in Oregon. He later moved to the East Coast where he worked with major publishing groups in a freelance capacity. David also has a Bachelor of Science degree in electronics engineering and has studied pastoral theology for a Master of Divinity program at George Fox Seminary in Portland, Oregon.

Visit David’s website here.

Articles

2018 Festa Italiana

The second annual event brought a taste of Italy to Honolulu with a mix of authentic Italian food, drinks, performances and a showcase of European luxury cars.

2018 Best of Honolulu Festival

The Best of Honolulu Festival presented by American Savings Bank on July 14, 2018 featured ʻono food, keiki zone, entertainment and a marketplace for the whole ʻohana.

2018 Pan-Pacific Festival

The weekend-long festival was held Friday, June 8, through Sunday, June 10, in Waikīkī, and showcased nearly 100 different performance groups and organizations from around the Pacific.

2018 UH Mānoa En Route Fashion Show

UH Mānoa’s Fashion Design and Merchandising Program held its 52nd Annual Senior Fashion Show on April 29 at the UH Mānoa Campus Center Ballroom.

2018 ‘Iolani Fair

This year’s fair, themed “Dino Days,” took place Friday, April 20 and Saturday, April 21 and featured T. rex and Triceratops-themed games along with tons of new food for attendees to try.

2018 Hawaiian Scottish Festival & Highland Games

The annual Hawaiian Scottish Festival & Highland Games celebrates the heritage and history of the Scots in Hawai‘i. This year’s festival took place Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8, 2018 and featured highland games, live music, a dance competition, swordplay demonstrations, food vendors and more.

43rd Annual Honolulu Intertribal Powwow

The 43rd Annual Honolulu Intertribal Powwow took place on Sept. 9 and 10 at Ala Moana Beach Park. The free, family-friendly event included Native American drumming, dancing and singing.

2017 Greek Festival Hawai‘i

The 36th annual celebration of Greek culture, food and music took place at the McCoy Pavilion at Ala Moana Beach Park from noon to 9 p.m. on Aug. 26 and 27.

2017 T&C Surf Grom Contest

The 20th annual two-day surf contest for kids ages 12 and younger took place May 20–21, 2017 at Queens at Kūhiō Beach.

2017 Punahou Carnival

The Punahou Carnival kicked off on Friday, Feb. 3. This year’s theme: “Back to the ’50s.”

2016 USS Oklahoma Memorial Ceremony

The USS Oklahoma ceremony commemorated the devastating loss of the Oklahoma at Pearl Harbor. The battleship took three torpedo hits almost immediately after the first bombs fell, leaving 429 men either dead or missing.

2016 USS Utah Memorial Sunset Service

The USS Utah Memorial Sunset Ceremony honors the sailors who served and died aboard the USS Utah, a former battleship used for target and gunnery training.

2016 #GalsWithLei Forum at East-West Center

The East-West Center’s Changing Faces Women’s Leadership Seminar hosted the annual #galswithLEI Forum on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at the EWC’s IMIN International Conference Center adjacent to the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. HONOLULU Magazine was a proud sponsor of #galswithLEI, a unique forum for international and local female entrepreneurs to learn, collaborate and network.

2016 Pan-Pacific Festival

The annual Pan-Pacific Festival celebrated the connection between Japanese and Hawaiian Culture on Saturday, June 11 to Sunday, June 12. The event featured performers, a block party and a variety of food booths.

2016 Lantern Floating Hawai‘i

Thousands of Hawai‘i residents and visitors spent Memorial Day weekend at Ala Moana Beach Park for the annual Lantern Floating Ceremony to remember lost loved ones.