it’s christmas morning. there’s a tray of freshly risen croissants baking in the oven, nic’s mum is out for a walk and i’m vacuaming white kanuka blossoms off the floor. all to no avail as fresh dustings of blossom snow on the floor with each puff of wind through the open door. i light white […]
+++ I loaded the Holga with film a while ago and have only recently had it developed. This is one of my favourite frames from the roll of 12
I got a roll of film back from being developed yesterday that had photos on it from last summer. It’s one of the things I love about film – the beautiful reminders of earlier times. listening: summer songs reading: a year between friends
I have become the default camera assessor at the local SPCA where I volunteer, so i often come home with three or four donated cameras to test out. I had three on tuesday, two of which were little digital pocket cameras that were both busted and destined for scrap. The third is a super-sexy Pentax ME with two lenses: a 50mm and a […]
a few months ago, these pay-to-view binoculars appeared at the top of the walkway down to little palm beach from cory road. they look down on mawhitipana bay and out towards coromandel and great barrier island (neither of which are visible on this particular day). also located in about four other spots on the island, there’s a few residents who […]
road-tripping through the USA on our way back to NZ in 2013 we drove the avenue of the giants. i remember saying “wow!” a lot. and loved it so much that we stayed in a campground in the Humbolt Redwoods state park, and drove the avenue again the next day.