New Zealand Astrophotography

New Zealand was an amazing place to practice astrophotography, shooting the stars. There are many great places with amazing views of the night’s sky. The arguably best place for viewing and capturing the night sky is Lake Tekapo. The lake is part of the Aoraki Mackenzie Dark Sky Reserve which limits the light pollution and makes […]

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Work From: Franz Josef

Location: Glacier Country Campervan Park, Franz Josef, New Zealand Wifi Connection: Backup Wifi Connection – Slow but Free Battery Level: 34% Project: Meltwater Presentation Design Weather:  25° C Noise Level: Low Odors: Campervan Musk Workspace: Camper Van Office Setting […]

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Street Sign Design

NZ Roads Are Different

New Zealand has a lot of road signs and rightly so. Not street or navigation signs, for NZ needs none of those. The country is very easy to navigate as there aren’t many roads between places and few major highways. Instead, New Zealand has wonderful, winding and meandering, single-lane roads that connect each town. The […]

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Hunting for Hobbits

A trip to New Zealand wouldn’t be complete without doing something Lord of the Rings related. Whether it’s climbing Mount Doom or hunting down filming locations, you’re bound to come across some part of the movie that was filmed in the amazing countryside. The easiest place to picture yourself in middle earth is Hobbiton. After […]

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Patting Pigs

An unexpected surprise in Coromandel After taking a wrong turn trying to get to the other side of the Coromandel Peninsula, we ended up on a gravel road through some low mountains. I was a bit worried that our camper van wouldn’t be able to make it. I was still getting comfortable with Frank, (we […]

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