Saturday, 7 July 2012

Daily photo challenge - Week 27 is complete

Another week, another 8 pics.
(Yup - I'm cheating and posting an extra pic for July 5)

It was an action packed week at home and at work
and thankfully work provided me with 
a rather unique photo for my blog
(see July 2).

I also took the time to play with white balance and ISO a bit more
- knowledge is a wonderful thing!!!



7.7.12 - Backyard visitor
(my goodness these guys are ugly!)



6.7.12 - Orchid beauty in our backyard
(I love playing with ISO levels!)



5.7.12 - Golden light

This is the Mt Eden Pacific Islanders Presbyterian Church. 
It's a building that has fascinated me for awhile now 
so I just had to stop and take some pics.
I couldn't decide on which is my favourite....so I'm cheating and posting two.



5.7.12 - Locked



4.7.12 - Horsey ride before bedtime



3.7.12 - Torrential
The view from my office window 
as a storm was brewing over Auckland



2.7.12 - On the job

I'm usually office bound, but today I got to head out and cover some breaking news!
I loved it!
My photos were used on aucklandnow.co.nz 
and on the front page of the Central Leader.
Click here to see the article and the video I took.



1.7.12 - Stickers and newspaper post brunch






8 comments:

  1. Love the golden light one - what a great building...

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    1. Thanks - it sure is an awesome building. Shame the gates were locked and I couldn't get any closer.

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  2. I think i already told you I really really like the orchid shot, also really like the golden light shot - good spotting and good timing :)

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    1. Thanks! I got lucky on the timing for the light for both those pics. Whew!

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  3. Awesome work :) The golden light is fantastic, love the orchid shot as well! Great catch on the backyard visitor too :)

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    1. Cheers! I have the dog to thank for alerting me to the backyard visitor. The dog was bouncing all over the backyard with excitement.

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  4. Hey Mel luck has nothing to do with it you're just that good :) loved the pictures!!

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    1. Awwwww - thanks! You're too kind.

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