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135. Star trails and mountain, from Lake Ratapiko

135. Star trails and mountain, from Lake Ratapiko

I don’t sing because I’m happy. I’m happy because I sing. – William James Ratapiko is a small hydro lake near the edge of the Taranaki ring plain, about 40 minutes northeast of New Plymouth, in a quiet country district. Quiet on a winter’s evening at least, as in season Ratapiko is popular for boating […]

131. Kaikoura moonrise, no. 2

131. Kaikoura moonrise, no. 2

Tomorrow we shall set out once more upon the vast sea. –  Horace Moonrises after dark indicate the moon is past full, and these moonrises, especially, need a frame of reference. They benefit from foreground interest, in this case from outcrops alongside the wharf at Kaikoura, on the east coast of the South Island. It’s […]

121. South Taranaki dusk, in spring

121. South Taranaki dusk, in spring

NEWS: The above image is one of about 50 of mine which have just been published in a free ebook of quotations by Hannah Samuel, public speaker, author and mentor, of Auckland. The Pocket Book of Men’s Wisdom, Volume 1 is a compilation of quotes from Kiwi men associated with Big Buddy (www.bigbuddy.org.nz), a mentoring […]

96. Twilight at half moon, Te Hapu

96. Twilight at half moon, Te Hapu

An unexpected colour at second quarter; a wild coast made easy for the townie

85. Midnight girls, Auckland

85. Midnight girls, Auckland

The joy of glamorous and co-operative subjects, in colour infra red; the near side of night photography

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Barney Brewster – NZ Landscape Photographer

Based in Nelson, Barney loves to capture the New Zealand landscape, mostly through long exposures at dusk or after dark. He has a strong interest in vintage photography, and will sometimes post old NZ photos here.

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