new zealand

New Zealand
New Zealand
New Zealand
New Zealand
New Zealand
New Zealand

In December, Michael and I went over to New Zealand to photograph Barbara and Dave’s wedding in Queenstown. We were there for only three nights as we had to race back to Australia for two more destination weddings the same week. We had a few free hours the day before the wedding, we had a hire car and we went off to explore a little bit of New Zealand.  After driving aimlessly around the mountains for a few hours (we were trying to find some snow, hehe), we pulled over at a little picnic area and spent some time on this pebbly beach. I wrote in my journal, we skimmed rocks into the river, put our toes into the chilly water and we collected some rocks to bring home (I have a jar with random pieces of the world in it). It’s one of my favourite memories from 2009.

  • Michael said:

    Cool Samm, love the image with water and reeds

  • gorgeous.. isn't NZ amazing... Ben and i went there in Feb 2009.

    my fave image is the vertical one with ? grasses/foliage reaching to the sky... love the feel, tone and simplicity of this

    and i love the rest too... xo

  • sean said:

    um, can i have that thrasher t shirt?

  • Arlene said:

    love the reed shot, samm you make such a great tourist with that pose.