Born and raised on the island of Hawaii, Jake Marote is an avid outdoorsman and waterman. He enjoys surfing, fishing, diving and photography.
After attending the University of Hawaii at Manoa, where he studied graphic design, he soon developed his passion for photography. His love for the outdoors with his passion for photography lead him to quit his job and begin shooting full time. Jake specializes in underwater, landscape, and surf photography, however, he challenges himself learn new styles and take risks.