We have had an exhausting few months house hunting in Auckland, with most of our weekends spent running around open homes or mulling over property inspection reports and mortgage documents. After a few emotional and unsuccessful attempts at house buying, I decided we needed a break from Auckland's property market. And what better way to … Continue reading A weekend skiing in Wanaka
Here's a lovely little roll of 35mm film (Colour Negative 100) that's been sitting in my La Sardina for a while. The double exposures look pretty rad and the 100 film has produced some sharp results, slightly saturating some of the colours. I'm happy. Enjoy x
Last month I did a ten day tour of the North Island with all my favourite people... surfing, sailing, and summiting mountains. I didn't keep anything in the way of a diary because I was too busy being a tour guide by day and being merry by night. But I did take one million photos, so this blog … Continue reading North Island road trip
It's the morning after the night before and I'm playing my 'permission to be hungover and do nothing' card to update this much neglected blog. Last night we bid farewell to two wonderful human beings who I'm so, so sad to see leave Auckland. New Zealand is such a transient place so we're used to … Continue reading Carry on camping: 90 Mile Beach
Last month, spring arrived in Auckland and all that sweet vitamin D beaming down from the sky inspired me to attempt the 'photo per day' challenge on my La Sardina. Unfortunately, spring showers prevailed and grey days don't get me reaching for the camera, so that project faded out pretty quickly. Instead I decided to use the roll … Continue reading Bathing in the purple rain.
It’s been a while since I’ve had a chance to do one of these and unfortunately I don’t really have time to write all that much but here are some pretty pictures! Auckland is sticky and humid but still c'est magnifique! The last few months have been eventful with summer vacays, moving house, finally getting … Continue reading Summer loving.
My trusty La Sardina has been papping her way around New Zealand for the last few months and here are the results.
We've just passed the six month mark of our Kiwi adventures, which seems like as good a time as any to reflect on the highs and the lows of life on this isolated little island. Highlights 1. Celestial wonderment: So I finally made it to the South Island last month for a casual spot of skiing … Continue reading Six months later…