Tag Archives: nz scenery

Winter Landscapes

My camera club goes up to Cass in the mountains at Mid Winter – usually due to work commitments I miss out but this year I made the attempt. Three weeks out there was snow all over the place but … Continue reading

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Am I In The LOTR Film Set?

Once you get into alpine country in the South Island every where you turn or stop there is a stunning vista.  The image above is the usually shy Mt Cook or Aoraki – our tallest peak and in the many … Continue reading

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Maniototo Cloudscape

Yes lovely readers I am up before 8am doing a blog post on a Saturday morning? Why?  or more accurately WTF? Well today is my last class at CPIT and this is the day we do our presentations, part of … Continue reading

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An Anniversary Of Sorts

On the 6th of June I celebrate 8 years in my current job.  I post about it here because it was due to some end of year commission bonuses that I was able to purchase my first 40D Canon DSLR … Continue reading

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7min Long Exposure with Lee Big Stopper

It has been a week of challenges again, I had to make an emergency trip to the dentist as it turns out my wisdom tooth removal now has an infection, one script for antibiotics and a bottle of mouthwash later … Continue reading

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Exploring Lyttleton Harbour Pt 2

Part 2 of my road trip around Lyttleton Harbour and cemetaries along the way led me to Lyttleton Cemetary, perched precariously on the steep side of a hill and the road to get to it is tiny and narrow and … Continue reading

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Second try with Lee Big Stopper at Shag Rock

Yesterday I had my first experience shooting long exposure with my Lee Big Stopper filter.  Made all kinds of mistakes and forgot some stuff but some helpful advice put me back on track to try again today. High tide was … Continue reading

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