New Zealand – March 13th

New Zealand – March 13th

Continued from March 12th.  I got up at 5:30am for the short drive to cathedral cove carpark, for yet another cloudy sunrise. I was disappointed. However, as the sun got higher, the clouds burned off and beautiful fresh morning light hit the archway.  I got hit by another wave, which got the entire backside of my pants wet so it…

New Zealand – March 12, 2014

New Zealand – March 12, 2014

Continued from March 11th. Another early morning hike back to New Chums beach. Sunrise was cloudy and a little disappointing again, but I was the only one there in paradise, and eventually the sun broke through the clouds and the morning light was great. I keep pushing my luck with waves in the foregrounds of my photos,…

New Zealand – March 11th

Continued from March 10th. I got up at some ungodly hour before dawn and started the hike up to the pinnacles again for sunrise. Another grueling hike down (I was packing in a sleeping bag, two cameras, three lenses, the tripod, water, and some food to take up any leftover space.)  Despite wearing in my hiking…

New Zealand – March 10th

New Zealand – March 10th

Monday, March 10th, 2014 There is such color here.. green hills, blue sky, turquoise water, brown sand, black rocks, yellow flowers, white butterflies. I drove over river bridges that had no sides or guard rails, and road signs foretold inescapable doom: “Road Narrows”, “!”, “Dangerous curves ahead” and finally, “Road no longer maintained beyond this point”….

New Zealand – March 8th

New Zealand – March 8th

A little recap of my day’s adventures in New Zealand and a few photo highlights. Please email me to purchase a print or canvas of any of these images, and view the full Auckland Area gallery here.  I packed a plum in my sweater pocket.. later stuck my hand in said pocket to retrieve phone…..

New Zealand Part 1

New Zealand Part 1

March 4 – March 9th, 2014 I stayed with my awesome Aunt and Uncle in Auckland and the surrounding areas in the first part of my journey to New Zealand, the land of my dreams. You can browse the gallery of 50 available prints here. When you see an image you love, just email me to order…