A Spring [Portrait] Session for Someone

SPRING IS HERE!!! Winter is out of here and the flowers are pushing through. All the trees down my driveway have the most beautiful buds on them and all of this makes me happy. Today, the 1st of September, is also Random Act of Kindness day here in New Zealand and I would like to celebrate both that and the…

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Photo Friday – Architecture

This weeks Photo Friday: “Architecture” I love the lines of this building and the way the light hits the materials. We had just finished a Street Photography Workshop and were walking back from town along the riverfront and back up to the main street.  Blue skies, warm days, spring is on its way.

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South Island Road Trip

Last week Ken and I shared a suitcase and went on a mini South Island road trip.  Destination – Geraldine. Geraldine is a really small down in the South Island – not unlike Greytown in a lot of ways (small cottages, arts and crafts and really good coffee).  It is a couple of hours south of Christchurch and then inland…

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Wairarapa Road Trip

For Mother’s Day this year I planned to give my mummy the gift of me … and meeting Ken for the first time. We decided to roadtrip to the Wairarapa leaving from Hamilton on Friday after work. In hindsight, I’d probably never ever do this again .. especially not in winter.  It got dark early and petrol is so expensive!!…

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Champions.

Mike and Pia and Cossie and I camped out at the waterfront with hundreds of thousands of other New Zealander’s (and three massive cruise ships) for the final of the Rugby World Cup.  We’d decided that if we were going to watch one game down there, then this was it. We staked our claim and waited out our hours. From…

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i LOVE summer

it’s a super fine Kiwi summer and I’m loving it. every weekend feels like a mini break. that’s really about it.

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