Category Archives: Plimmerton

June 26, 2018 … and still it goes

With a very few exceptions, in the last week or so, we have been experiencing Wellington’s version of winter. That translates as heavy overcast, strong wind, interspersed with rain or occasionally hail. We rarely get snow, but some of our … Continue reading

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August 17, 2015 … persistence or stupidity

The single purposeful theme is still the goal. Pauatahanui was the chosen locality yesterday, but the weather was unkind and the birds uncooperative. I decided to try a shot that might express the overall character of the area, Across the … Continue reading

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June 15, 2015 … feathers and waves

It was a lovely day yesterday, and a friend who is a superb bird photographer invited me to come and take kingfisher shots with her. Mary came for the ride, or more accurately, a walk along the edge of the … Continue reading

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