• November 1, 2017

    NZ Geo time-lapse finalist, again !

    I’m super pleased to become a finalist for the second consecutive year in New Zealand’s most prestigious annual photo competition.  It comes with a lot of hard work so I must be doing something right, I guess.  Each year, the competition gets harder and harder as time-lapse becomes increasingly popular.  To […]

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  • September 14, 2017

    First blog in while !

    I know that to keep visitors coming back to my website requires fresh content and regular blogs – something I have not been doing since the beginning of the year.  Apologies to those who have noticed.  I have been busy doing lots of time-lapse and preparing content for competitions. One […]

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  • January 18, 2017

    It’s all about getting exposure

    It’s 2017, and for me, that’s about planning how my photography endeavors will unfold throughout the coming year.  Already, I have planned my shooting locations and when I will take leave.  This year, I have trips planned for Central Otago, the Wairarapa, Auckland, and Hawaii. One place I’ll be shooting […]

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  • December 17, 2016

    Selling my stock time-lapse footage

    For some time now, I have had a number of my time lapse clips sitting on my hard drives.  I have often thought that it’s time I put them up on 3 of the big stock photography websites to see if I can recoup some of the money I invest in […]

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  • November 11, 2016

    I’ll be a winner . . . next time, maybe

    In my last blog, I mentioned that my time lapse had been selected as a finalist. This was my second year at entering, but the competition is high. Unfortunately, I did not get a placing.  That’s fine.  I was happy just being a finalist and that is something special in […]

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  • September 1, 2016

    Woohoo ! Time-lapse finalist – NZ Geographic photographer of the year

    I’m excited to announce that my latest time-lapse has been selected as a finalist in the annual New Zealand Geographic Photographer of the Year competition. This is considered the most prestigious photography competition in New Zealand having recently opened up a new category for time-lapse. Mine is among 5 other […]

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  • July 4, 2016

    Getting distracted with new toys and other things

    The months seem to tick on by so quickly and we’re now half way through the year.  I find myself getting distracted a lot of the time, pushing back the things I have promised to complete months ago.  Things just don’t happen as I plan them.  It also doesn’t help […]

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  • May 7, 2016

    Trials and tribulations of shooting time-lapses

    I’m not long back from a two week road trip around the North Island of New Zealand.  Like last year, I planned a photo trip to a number of special locations I wanted to get to which featured on my shoot list. I based myself at my parents bach near Taupo being […]

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  • March 21, 2016

    New website, and lots more

    I would have liked to have got this blog to you way before now, but I’ve been busy getting my new website made, and working on my latest Wellington flow-motion time lapse production.  There are a lot of things competing for my time lately.  Plus the New Year didn’t get off to […]

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