Category Archives: Vehicles

June 8, 2016 … through the lower middle

True to my word, I have returned more quickly than last time. We have had an astonishing spell of fine weather in the last week, not only sunny, but for the most part, flat calm. Those who have been with … Continue reading

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February 27, 2015 … getting back to normal

I got my car back at the end of the day. My first shot of the day once mobility was restored was of this white-faced heron sitting at the roadside on top of a grassy bank by the sea. Unusually … Continue reading

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January 29, 2015 … this old house*

Home again and glad to be here. It was a great trip in all its various parts. Yesterday began very early in Tokaanu, where I overcame my habitual avoidance of mornings. I went down the road towards Little Waihi to … Continue reading

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December 11, 2014 … at the bottom of a new learning curve

For the next few days I need to beg your indulgence.   I have acquired a new camera. Yes, I already have two fine cameras, the Canon 7D and the 5DII. Why would I be tempted to get another? It … Continue reading

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December 3, 2014 … lonely as a cloud*

Wandering aimlessly again, hoping to see something.   I know it’s a strategy that gives poor returns, but for now, it’s what I do.  I went down to Day’s bay and quite liked the clean lines of the upper house … Continue reading

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November 21, 2014 … scrap metal

Another grey day in late spring. The wind was whistling, though the sun was out in a fairly half-hearted sort of way. I chose to head towards the Eastern bays and as I drove through the Seaview area, I spotted … Continue reading

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November 10, 2014 … brevity …

This edition should embody the soul of wit. It is brief because yesterday I took very few images. It was the last day of the convention, and like the rest of the days, we had organized fine weather. Well, we … Continue reading

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