New Zealand Tip-to-Tip Presentation

On March 13, 2019 I will be doing a New Zealand Tip-to-Tip presentation for the Grimsby Photo Group. The event is being held at Grimsby Town Hall, 160 Livingstone Avenue, from 7 PM to 9 PM.

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“That Tree in Wanaka” New Zealand, Nikon 1 J5, 1 Nikon 10-100 mm f/4-5.6 @ 41 mm, efov 11 mm, f/8, 1/400, ISO-160

The presentation will cover a number of subject areas. It will begin with some quick tips on New Zealand travel, and choosing your itinerary.

Clay Cliffs, Nikon 1 J5 + 1 Nikon 10-100 mm f/4-5.6 @ 10 mm, efov 27 mm, f/8, 1/400, ISO-400

We’ll then discuss some budget considerations including flights, accommodations, food options and car rentals.

En route to The Barn near Dunedin, Nikon 1 J5 + 1 Nikon 10-100mm f/4-5.6 @ 10mm, efov 27mm, f/5.6, 1/320, ISO-160

Camera gear considerations will be covered. The bulk of my presentation will centre on exploring New Zealand through photographs.

Blue Pools of Haast, Nikon D800 + Nikkor 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5 @ 24mm, f/8, 1/50, ISO-400

During the presentation I will be sharing several hundred original images. These will be organized geographically by island with five designated areas on each of the North Island and South Island.

Kaka Point, Nikon 1 J5 + 1 Nikon 10-100mm f/4-5.6 @ 10mm, efov 27mm, f/8, 1/1000, ISO-800

Included in the presentation will be a number of tips on travel photography.

Nelson – Tahunanui Beach, Nikon 1 J5 + 1 Nikon 10-100mm f/4-5.6 @ 10mm, efov 27mm, f/5.6, 1/640, ISO-160

My New Zealand Tip-to-Tip presentation is designed for people interested in travel photography. It will also appeal to folks wanting to learn more about New Zealand, as well as see what the country has to offer as a photographic destination.

Burnside Presbyterian Church, New Zealand, Nikon 1 J5 + 1 Nikkor 10-100 mm f/4-5.6 @ 10 mm, efov 27 mm, f/8, 1/250, ISO-220

There is a small $5 fee at the door to help recover the Grimsby Photo Group’s costs. Guests are welcome.

Dolphin at Bay of Islands, Nikon 1 V3 + 1 Nikkor CX 70-300 mm f/4.5-5.6 @ 178 mm, efov 481 mm, f/5.6, 1/1600, ISO-1000

If you are in the Grimsby Ontario area on March 13th we’d love to see you at my New Zealand Tip-to-Tip presentation!

Hooker’s sea lions at Waipapa Point, Nikon 1 V3 + 1 Nikon CX 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 @ 149mm, efov 402mm, f/5.6, 1/1600, ISO-800

If you are unable to attend my presentation you may enjoy our eBook, New Zealand Tip-to-Tip. It is available for purchase and download at a cost of $12.99 Canadian.


Technical Note:
All photographs in this article were captured hand-held using camera gear as per the EXIF data. All images were produced from RAW files using my standard process of DxO PhotoLab, CS6 and the Nik Collection.

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