This morning I introduced Zealandia to a friend who is new to bird photography and currently visiting Wellington.  Unfortunately the weather was not great so we were dealing with low light situations all day.  I wasn’t going to let that stop me from getting at least one good image for the day. Lately I have […]

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Photographing pets has never really been my thing, mainly because of lack of opportunity.  Currently the opportunity is very close so I took out the camera to see how easy it is to pose a puppy.  Answer: it’s not!  We had a lot of fun though and that is what it is always about.  These […]

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With the walking track to the gannets closed the only way to get to the Cape Kidnappers gannet colony is via Gannet Safaris – Overland.  They have air-conditioned four wheel drive buses that take you through the Cape Kidnappers Station out to the colony.  I have done this trip many times now and each time […]

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Today I headed off to the wetlands to photograph some of the cutest chicks I know of.  The dabchick is from the grebe family and as they are pretty much a full time water bird, once their chicks hatch they ride on the backs of their parents.  These two chicks were probably the smallest dabchick […]

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