Jul 28, 2014

Beautiful Tauranga Water

We can all remember when we were kids how great it was when you were hot and thirsty to rush to the hose or outside tap and gulp down the water despite the fact that it may have been warm with a plastic taint. 
Not this time....

Jul 27, 2014

Birds Tonite

As the sun goes down the birds are on the move.
Grey Heron

 Kingfisher with crab (dinner)

Jul 25, 2014

Quick Stroll

Out at sunrise downtown Wellington.
These discs are the work of Louise Purvis and called Seismic Shock
Old red brick building on the wharf. Normally looking old and depressing comes to light at dawn.
 Railway Station and Pigeons checking on the time..... 
A local landmark and historic building opened for business in 1937

Jul 24, 2014

Monochrome Sunrise

Even without the dazzling colour of a sunrise the clouds at this time of morning can be stunning

Jul 23, 2014

Night Signage. Mt Maunganui

 I wonder what people will think about these humble illuminated signs at the Mount in 100 years time should they stumble over old pictures or this era.

Jul 21, 2014

Australasian Gannet

Take off. Phase one
 Phase two (what the hell is this?)
 Phase three, airborne
 Full power
 Back to the hunt. Mt Maunganui in the background

The Boys

Y'know back in the day the waves were much bigger than this......