• Day 10 Queenstown

    Today, very sadly is my last day here in beautiful Queenstown.  What a memorable trip!  I have some of the most incredible shots from around the south island.  I can’t wait to get home and do a bit of post producing on them and load them to this website.   This morning began early for me.  I was up before dawn and headed to Coronet Peak (a mountain 15 mins from Queenstown).  From here I shot some amazing star shots with the glow of Queenstown below.  I used the magic Nikon 14-24mm lens and to say I’m happy with the shots I got is an understatement.  I then shot sunrise…

  • Day 5 Queenstown

    Such a beautiful day today.  Started out a little cloudy, but quickly cleared up to reveal stunning mountain ranges covered in snow.   I decided to head to Glenorchy today.  A little town about 45 minutes away from Queenstown.  The mountains here are just stunning and combined with the aqua blue water of Lake Wakatipu made for some great shots.   From here I headed to a place called Paradise.  This is one of my favourite places in the world because of it’s diverse landscape elements.  Lakes, wildlife, forest, waterfalls, long sweeping plains, and mountains.  Of course it is here that I am in my element.  I almost filled my camera…