Astrophotography in Lake Tekapo

While I was touring the South Island of New Zealand, I made sure to spend some time in the amazing Dark Sky Reserve that is centered around Lake Tekapo. The views of the night sky are absolutely amazing and I'll be sure to post some more as I continue processing them. Here is one where I used the car to give some interest to the foreground. You can can see Jupiter … [Read more...] about Astrophotography in Lake Tekapo

Astrophotography – Vehicle Trails

On a recent trip I stopped near Mt Ngauruhoe with intention of doing some Astrophotography. Unfortunately it was a rather moonlit night and the moon was sitting right in the way of the center of the Milky Way, so astrophotography was a bit of a write off. I was pondering what I could do as cars and trucks continued to pass me at 100 km/hr. With that being the only unique … [Read more...] about Astrophotography – Vehicle Trails

Auckland city from Waikumete Hill

On a sunny day in November of 2019 I went for a walk around Waikumete Cemetery. Waikumete Hill is located in West Auckland and offers amazing views over the city towards town and Rangitoto Island. Amazing views over Auckland and Rangitoto Island... The cemetery is the largest in New Zealand and the Southern Hemisphere for that matter. There are many interesting areas … [Read more...] about Auckland city from Waikumete Hill