Monthly Archives: January 2014

Golden Bay and Nelson

The last days of my Christmas holiday included another quick trip over to the other side of Golden Bay to walk up to the Wainui Falls, look out over Liger Bay at the boaties having fun, and spending my last … Continue reading

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Golden Bay – Onekaka

  There’s the memory of a wharf at Onekaka – used many years ago to load sheep and timber harvested from the area.  It made a great spot for a pink sunset.    

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Golden Bay – abstracts

I have been playing with ways to ‘paint’ with light to give a sense of the feeling of what it is like to be in some of the places I visit.  These are my ‘impressions’ of some of the beaches … Continue reading

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Golden Bay – Parapara and Tukurua area

I have never been to this part of the upper South Island before.  Like the rest of NZ, it is a photographer’s dream, long isolated beaches, spectacular sunrises and sunsets, bush and hidden lakes.  

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Celebrating a garden

Flowers are a common source of photographic inspiration.  Spring in a friend’s garden provided a great opportunity to celebrate colour and nature’s design. Apart from the magnolia .. I have no idea of the plant names!  

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Central Otago in August 2013

I managed to squeeze a ten day trip to Central Otago into my schedule in the hopes of getting some snow and hoar frost shots.  Sadly, it was a very mild period of the winter 😦  Never mind, I did … Continue reading

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