“It was a grey day, that least fleshly of all weathers; a day of dreams and far hopes and clear visions. It was a day easily associated with those abstract truths and purities that dissolve in the sunshine or fade out in mocking laughter by the light of the moon. The trees and clouds were … More Grey Days
“There will always be a door to the light” – Shiro Amano – Kingdom Hearts, Vol.1 In response to Ailsa’s Travel Theme … Doors Paris – Palais Garnier Rothenburg ob der Tauber – Bavaria Rhine Gorge – Marksburg Castle New Zealand – Dunedin Railway Station Vienna – Schonbrunn Palace Melk Abbey – Austria New Zealand … More Open Doors
Photography 101: Edge The Edge of Night and Day Domes’s Edge – Mt Stromlo The Edge of Middle Earth – South Island, New Zealand The Cutting Edge – Corn Harvest, Bathurst NSW The Edge of the World – South Island, New Zealand
This week's WordPress Photo Challenge is to select images that say Minimalist…. Wellington – New Zealand Moorea Bathurst, NSW Lake Louise – Alberta, Canada Ramshead Range – Koszkiusko National Park Oberon NSW Jervis Bay – South Coast, NSW Southern Ocean – New Zealand
Ailsa's Theme his week is YELLOW Soren Larson – Sydney Harbour Taieri Gorge – New Zealand Canola – Cowra, NSW Rue Cler Market – Paris Dawn – Bass Strait, Tasmania
Ailsa's Travel Theme this week is WOOD Wellington Harbour Sofala, NSW Sofala, NSW Sofala, NSW Amsterdam
Ailsa's Theme is HEIGHT Milford Sound – South Island, New Zealand
Ailsa's Theme is HIDDEN Wellington Harbour – New Zealand Hidden and waiting …. Hidden in Time – Sofala, NSW Australia The room in Melk Abbey that you are not allowed to photograph …. A sneaky shot without too much attention to good exif
Ailsa's Travel Theme this week is Wild Fiordland – South Island, New Zealand
Ailsa’s Theme this week on Where’s My Backpack is Contrast. This gallery includes contrasting light and colour in images I’ve taken during travels in NYC and New Zealand.
Ailsa's Travel Theme this week is Green.
Sue's “A Word in Your Ear” has all the other posts – Have a look. http://suellewellyn2011.wordpress.com/2013/02/17/a-word-a-week-challenge-industrial/
A snowflake falls ….. Blue River, British Columbia – Canada Wai-o-tapu, North Island – New Zealand
Canadian Redwood_Vancouver, Canada Dunedin Railway Station_South Island, New Zealand Empire State Building_NYC
Fiordland – South Island, New Zealand
Surprised ….. There were no Elves here A wandering path dusted with moss and overhung with sulphur encrusted branches in the Wai-O-Tapu thermal pools region of Middle Earth (New Zealand)
Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Pools
The Sun the Moon and Morning Star
Wellington Harbor Port Wellington Wellington Botanical Gardens Akaroa Dunedin Harbor Dunedin Railway Station Taieri Gorge Railway
Wai-O-Tapu … An active geothermal valley in the Taupo volcanic zone.
The Bay of Islands is the cradle of modern New Zealand. Here in 1840, the British made a pact with the Maori Chieftains which changed the course of the country's history. The Treaty of Waitangi was signed here, guaranteeing Maori tribal authority, enabling the peaceful purchase of land and granting the British the right to … More Sailing to Middle Earth: Bay of Islands