I'm finally getting around to uploading photos from a July trip to the Coromandel Peninsula. The trip included hiking up to Pinnacles hut (and the top of the Pinnacles), relaxing in Hot Water Beach, and peaking in at Cathedral Cove. We were lucky to have good weather and some great sunrises. © 2021, The Alpine... Continue Reading →
Last weekend I traveled to Auckland for an exam, and to catch up with friends. Here are some photos taken in the CBD, courtesy of Kodak Gold 200 and my trusty Pentax ME camera. © 2021, The Alpine Wanderer. All Rights Reserved.
These photos are from a roll of Kodak Ektar 100 film that I finally finished recently. It includes my trip to Christchurch, New Plymouth and the Wellington South Coast. I really enjoy the colourful palette of this film stock, with a wide dynamic range that comes close to a digital camera. If you look closely,... Continue Reading →
Assorted photos of might Aoraki-Mount Cook, the tallest mountain in New Zealand (3724 m), including from Sealy Tarn. ©2021, The Alpine Wanderer. All Rights Reserved.
A few more photos shot through my Pentax ME film camera on Kodak ColorPlus 200. I've definitely learnt that 200 ISO film is not ideal for anything except bright sunny days or a wide open aperture. Blur is omnipresent... And here's a fun addition - combining end-of-roll burn marks and a moving subject... ©2020, The... Continue Reading →
Here is a collection of photos from the Jumbo Holdsworth circuit in the Tararua Ranges. With a group of work colleagues and friends, I hiked up to Powell hutt, which overlooks Masterton and the Wairarapa. It's a really cool place with amazing views and striking sunsets. Unfortunately I caught a chill so couldn't reach the... Continue Reading →