Came upon this beautiful she-boar the other day. Very friendly, and would have been friendlier had I offered her a snack – though I have a policy of not feeding other people’s animals without their consent. Though disappointed, she was happy to pose for photos and didn’t seem to mind that I struggled withContinue reading “Matilde the She Boar”
Had the opportunity to photograph the Auckland Town Hall organ this past weekent. This was my favourite bit. Full frontal view!
Coupla squirrel monkeys playing in a palm tree. I suppose Peanut the Monkey might have been more tolerable if he could have played in the trees year-round. But half the year he was stuck indoors… I wonder if I would like him more today if I ran into him again.
…. that keeps on giving.
You don’t have to be a horse lovely to see the beauty in this mare… What elegance.
Went to the KareKare Beach Races on Saturday – horse racing on the beach. A refreshing change from the usual street fair and I got to meet some interesting characters. Loved these two ponies…
Rather like this shot of the bumper cars from the other night. Not quite as fond of this one, but strangely, quite a few people loved it – so I thought I’d share it here… see if anyone else likes it. Hmmm… sorry for sounding grumpy… just didn’t get what I was expecting. And likeContinue reading “Bumper car”
Love the wildness in this one, a sort of feral quality.
Go ahead and click to see it full screen! It’s my best sunset photo ever! Look at those colours – an absolute rainbow!
This mailbox contained letters from home, pictures, postcards, news. And sometimes free samples and stuff we ordered. And of course the telephone bill and the electric bill. And every time I opened it up, I had a sense of anticipation, a wee bit of hope, wonder. Even if most days there were no surprises, IContinue reading “Back in the day…”