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Weekly Photo Challenge: One

Pictured above is a lone pilot boat guiding a container ship into Port Vila harbour, Vanuatu. You can see more submissions for this weeks photo challenge at the following link http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/12/20/photo-challenge-one/ . Advertisements

Missy the Farm Cat

Whilst walking off Christmas lunch at my in-laws farm I noticed Missy the farm cat watching me from behind a patch of grass.  Here are my ‘safari’ pics of her.

Thorndon Fair

The Thorndon Fair is held on the first Sunday of December each year in Wellington, New Zealand.  December 1 is also officially the first day of summer for New Zealand.  Wellington turned on a cracker of a day today and brought everyone out.

Those “Nice car” moments

I had one of those “whoa what a nice car” moments when I saw this mint Ford Mustang parked outside the supermarket.  Jumping out of my car, I ran across the street and started taking photos of it.  Unbeknownst to me, the owner was standing behind me smiling and when I did realise he was … Continue reading

Mmmm peanut butter!

Everyone was queuing for a taste of Pics Peanut Butter, even the dog.

Aoetea Centre, Auckland

  The building in the centre of this photograph is the Aotea Centre located in the Auckland CBD. It is a world-class performing arts centre showcasing significant New Zealand artwork.  It also hosts international artists and events.

Nana-nana-nana-nana Batman!

When our caped crusaders are not battling evil villains they can be found running the Auckland Half Marathon (as was the case on Sunday 3 November 2013).  More photos from Victoria Park below.

Weekly Photo Challenge : Horizons

Without realizing it, all my travel photos always contain horizons.  The natural and man-made landscapes and architecture seem to leave a lasting memory in your mind.  Here are a few from my travels. See here for more submissions for this weeks Daily Post challenge.

Art Deco Facades I

This is a the facade of the Former State Insurance Building, 143-149 Lambton Quay (Wellington, New Zealand).  The wavy facade was all the rage in Europe when the building was constructed in 1940.  A sculpture with jumbled letters rises from street level and is seen in the right hand side of the image. A bit … Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Saturated

“Allez, Allez, Allez” shows Wellington’s yellow buses in action at the bus interchange whilst colourful murals are displayed on the wall of “Masons Lane” which descends below the city streets. See here for more submissions for this weeks Daily Post photography challenge.