About Kapulei Flores
Aloha, Kapulei is a kanaka maoli, Native Hawaiian photographer. She has been raised as an activist for her culture and land all her life. She has used photography as an outlet to provide insight into the activism of her family and the culture of her people. Kapulei has been a part of the efforts to protect Mauna Kea for 10 years. She has traveled to places around the world to document and capture the stances and movements to protect the sacred. Photography has played a powerful role in spreading the message of the Mauna Kea Movement. She is proud to be a frontline photographer who is able to document and share the rise of her people with the world.