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Iv'e just returned from Waihi the region that produces gold and silver in the North Island of New Zealand. There are two active mines in the region the Favona underground mine and the Martha open cast mine ( a huge hole in the ground).  Martha...

Yesterday a front passed over the country, disrupting our summer weather.  Here in Taranaki it brought high seas, wind and rain, a great opportunity to grab the camera and get out in it. I headed out to the coast and checked out the storm surf hitting...

Yesterday I had to spend an afternoon out on the golf course, my job was to follow Tiger Woods caddy Steve Williams around and photograph him talking to junior golfers during their practice round.Steve sponsors the tournament for junior golfers run by Taranaki Junior golf....

Today I have been photographing at our museum, I have too photograph blank walls (I kid you not) before an exhibition is hung. Once the work is in place then I have to go back and photograph the work in place. One thing about museums that...

At the start of this month I attended the NZIPP (New Zealand Institute of Professional Photographers) Iris Awards. A special time for me as I was awarded New Zealand Commercial & Advertising Photographer of the year. To see my award winning images click here.The award...

I have been spending some time at the beach lately. I find the light in winter quite magical, especially at dusk, combining this light with slow shutter speeds creates lots of mood.Here are some shots that I took, both at the same location but on...

This year I entered four prints into the APPA (Australian Professional Photography Awards) and gained two silver awards. This is only the second year of entering and is one silver better than last years awards.The awards are important to me as it ensures that I...

The other week I had to pick up some stuff from a furniture maker, when I saw the way he worked I thought "I've got to get a photograph of this". So a week later I approached him and asked if I could do...