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Weekly Photo Challenge: On the Move

In Chasing Shadows (above) a toddler runs across the courtyard. Wellington’s finest firemen feature in Off to Work (below).    

Weekly Photo Challlenge: Split-Second Story

I have taken the split-second story challenge literally where a moment is missed in the blink of an eye.  In “Jandals too big!” above, this young toddler falls backwards as he tries to manoeuvre his little feet inside some borrowed jandals (jandals is Kiwi slang for flip-flops, slippers, thongs, slides, zori etc). The two images below are … Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Perspective

Perspective is challenging.  The search for a different perspective forces you to be creative and think of alternate ways of viewing something.  I believe the ingredients to creating compelling images are practice, patience, imagination and a little bit of luck.  Here are a few images from my collection. Click here to view other Daily Post … Continue reading

Cruising – Destinations to your Doorstep

Well we finally took the plunge and organised a cruise – our maiden voyage (so to speak) on Royal Caribbeans ‘Radiance of the Seas’ cruise ship and I tell you what we were not disappointed.  We embarked on our 10 day trip in Sydney (Australia), our first two days were at sea before arriving at our … Continue reading

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/ .

Mmmm peanut butter!

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

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.

Weekly Photography Challenge: From Lines to Patterns

This weeks challenge has really opened my eyes to looking at composition in a different way. The images below are highly experimental and I have tried to incorporate converging lines, negative space, texture, patterns and light. See here for more submissions for this weeks Daily Post photography challenge.

Travel Theme: Multicoloured

These images were taken in Hue, Vietnam and are of colourful and ornate gates in the grounds of the former Imperial City.  The city itself was built within the walls of the citadel and surrounded by a moat. See here for more submissions for this weeks Where’s My Backpack? travel theme.