Category Archives: Akatarawa

November 1, 2015 … hurrying slowly

Today, New Zealand won the Rugby World Cup. This has nothing at all to do with me or my photography but I just had to share my pride in our mighty team. Returning now to normal service, I began my … Continue reading

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May 18, 2015 … following the river

It seems that last week’s storm is behind us. Land slips here and there are mostly small. Some roads and drains have been damaged, but we seem to have been let off lightly compared with the natural disasters experienced elsewhere … Continue reading

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July 8, 2014 … dark brown water, bright blue feathers

Perhaps it’s the lack of access to the sea that deters me. For whatever reason, I don’t visit the upper valley very often. Yesterday was a lovely still sunny day, even as people in the North of the country were … Continue reading

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