harvestheart: “ SUNRISE AT EASTER ISLAND Photograph by Pierre Lesage. In this stunning aerial photograph by Pierre Lesage we see Easter Island at sunrise. Lesage specializes in kite aerial photography.
Easter inhabitants, early settlers carved over 900 statues called moai (only 3 shown here with a zoom lens), the settlers also began cutting down the islands trees and shrubs leaving the island hauntingly empty.
Easter Island, Chile Easter Island is one of the most remote inhabited islands in the world. Its silent stone figures are a monument to the seafaring skills and unique culture of ancient Polynesian peoples.