Learning the Jumping Flea

The Ukulele. We always had one in the house when I grew up. I never learnt to play it. I did learn other instruments, but the little Uke never tickled my fancy. More recently a few people from work expressed the desire to start up a social ukulele group. It sounded like a fun enough […]

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A quick post before the end of the day. Shot on the Samsung s2, I hope to share some more tomorrow’ish. Garbage rocked the Civic at Aucklands CBD. A great concert, many many years since they came to NZ.

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Down in the Crowd

Similar to my image taken a few weeks ago, Down in the Crowd is one of the images shot on Ilford Pan 100 using the Pentax MG SLR. Slightly tweaked in Photoshop CS4, I lightly colorised and resized – all adter developing and scanning. Waitangi Day here in New Zealand tomorrow. If the weather holds, […]

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Bat For Lashes

A quick post for today as I return from the Laneway music festival. Bat  For Lashes put on a great show, concluding my day in the sun. Shot on the galaxy s2 and edited in afterfocus.

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Music in the Parks: I Am Giant

A hot day out in the sun with Auckland’s Music in the Parks – a local government funded series of events bringing a variety of bands to the public. There were a number of people there with their cameras, shooting the bands straight on, avoiding the audience. In todays shot, I looked for a slightly […]

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EXIT 420

As part of a Christmas function I took some part in organising for work we had a local live band, EXIT 420. What they lack in years, they make up for in talent. Playing a broad spectrum of rock, and the odd Christmas number, they had a decent group of the audience up dancing and […]

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