New Zealand: Day 6 – Mount Cook [Updated]

Weather The weather here is very changeable to be sure, but today, near the base of Aoraki Mount Cook, the weather was mostly the same: heavy, low cloud cover and constant drizzle or rain. We never saw Mount Cook. In fact, a few times we couldn’t see anything. We had scheduled a private flight around the mountain range, including a… Continue reading

New Zealand: Day 5 – To Mount Cook National Park

We began our day by shooting a couple of panos of French Bay. The morning light was very nice on the rocky beach along the coast. Then, we were off to breakfast. We had a long drive ahead of us: 385 km (about 5 – 6 hours drive time depending on the number of stops for photos). The trip was… Continue reading

I’m Back

Well, I’ve been out of town, so I’m back posting this. Things have been busy. I went to Nashville to attend a Sandi Patty concert. I went up early, met up with friends, and did the “Nashville thing.” Enjoyed the city. The Pancake Pantry is a must! We had breakfast there twice. Toured The Hermitage, General and former President Andrew… Continue reading