Photograph by Kent Nishimura (kentnishimura.com)

                                                                                                                                                                                Photograph by Kent Nishimura (kentnishimura.com)

Atis Puampai is a MFA Candidate at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. He received his BA at the same university in 2014. Puampai primarily works in the medium of photography, focusing on improvised alternative camera capture.  He is currently working on a photographic series Earth at 970MPH. He was born in Oceanside, California, and has lived in Pearl City, Hawaii since 1996.