Tag Archive for Central Otago

Town meets Country – Wanaka Show Day 2013

I blogged about the Wanaka Show Day this time last year, and there is a link below that describes it in more detail. Suffice to say that once again the weather obliged. Friday was as hot as… and many of the horses headed to the lake… Prime breeding cattle are primped, preened and watered for…

The vibrancy of spring

From a landscape photography perspective [no pun intended], you might recall around autumn and ANZAC day I posted several images of golden leaves portraying motion. Well, what better time than spring to refine these techniques again with a few shots incorporating motion, and where colour is used as a compositional tool. But another unique property…

Xmas day trip

My friend Ian and myself left Wanaka mid afternoon on Xmas day for a bit of an expedition though some remoter parts of Central Otago. In the Nevis valley we encountered heavy rain compromising the 24 fords we had to cross, so we pushed on for longer than we’d intended before making our merry tea,…