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Bow Tower.  Calgary., Bernard Spragg Photo

Bow Tower. Calgary., Bernard Spragg Photo

Stretching 58 storeys high into the city skyline, The Bow has set the bar for office towers in Calgary. The architectural wonder, with its diagonal ribbons of crossbracing wrapping around a semicircular glass t... More

Black swan. Cygnet. (Cygnus atratus)

Black swan. Cygnet. (Cygnus atratus)

Baby swans are known as "cygnets," a word derived from the Latin word for swan, "cygnus." Cygnets are easily distinguished from adults, as they are much smaller and are usually covered in a gray downy coat.

SS South Steyne. Floating restaurant. Sydney.

SS South Steyne. Floating restaurant. Sydney.

SS South Steyne is a retired steam ferry. For 36 years, she operated on the Manly run on Sydney Harbour and is now a floating restaurant moored at Darling Harbour...SS South Steyne was built by Henry Robb in Le... More

Yoshino Cherry., Bernard Spragg Photo

Yoshino Cherry., Bernard Spragg Photo

Prunus x yedoensis Awanui Hybrid Yoshino Cherry..Quite possibly the most popular variety of flowering cherry in New Zealand.. The hybrid Yoshino cherry is known for the great masses of beautiful pale shell-pink... More

Water ripples. Rose "Nelson girls"

Water ripples. Rose "Nelson girls"

Water Ripples is a freeware Adobe Photoshop compatible plug-in filter. The highly realistic water ripples effect designer has numerous options as well as an impressive 3D quality. The random settings generator ... More

Dampier Bay Marina. Lyttleton.

Dampier Bay Marina. Lyttleton.

Located in the inner harbour of Lyttelton Port and the Dampier Bay Marina is a safe, all weather, all tide harbour. It is situated between the commercial activities Lyttelton Port of Christchurch (LPC) and an ... More

Snowdrop (Galanthus), Bernard Spragg Photo

Snowdrop (Galanthus), Bernard Spragg Photo

The lovely snowdrop is one of the first flowers to appear in the spring as it works its way through the snow to bloom. These tiny flowers grow 3- to 4-inches tall and make an excellent ground cover in the garde... More

Creek Street Ketchikan, Alaska

Creek Street Ketchikan, Alaska

Creek Street is a historic boardwalk perched on pilings along the banks of Ketchikan Creek in Ketchikan, Alaska. A former Red Light District where both men and salmon swam upstream to spawn. It is now a quaint ... More

Koi carp. (Cyprinus carpio)

Koi carp. (Cyprinus carpio)

Koi or more specifically nishikigoi, are ornamental varieties of domesticated common carp that are kept for decorative purposes in outdoor koi ponds or water gardens. Koi varieties are distinguished by colorati... More

Seal pups. (gang of three)

Seal pups. (gang of three)

The most common seal on the New Zealand mainland is the New Zealand fur seal which breeds around the South Island and as far north as the Coromandel Peninsula on the North Island with males occasionally found n... More

Mount Cook Lily NZ

Mount Cook Lily NZ

Not too bad from an old bridge camera!.Ranunculus lyallii.Ranunculus lyallii, is a species of Ranunculus, endemic to New Zealand, where it occurs in the South Island and on Stewart Island at altitudes of 700–1,... More

Evening along the Yarra River Melbourne.

Evening along the Yarra River Melbourne.

Yarra River..The Yarra River flows west for more than 240 km (148 miles) from its source in the Yarra Ranges, through rural and suburban Melbourne to the city center and Docklands, where it empties into Port Ph... More

Lake Wakatipu. Queenstown. NZ

Lake Wakatipu. Queenstown. NZ

Shaped like a perfect cartoon thunderbolt, this gorgeous lake has a 212km shoreline and reaches a depth of 379m (the average depth is over 320m). Five rivers flow into it but only one (the Kawarau) flows out, m... More

LICA MAERSK - Container Ship

LICA MAERSK - Container Ship

MO: 9190779.MMSI: 219981000.Call Sign: OWAY2.Flag: Denmark [DK].AIS Type: Cargo - Hazard C (Minor).Gross Tonnage: 50721.Deadweight: 63400 t.Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 265.84m × 37.4m.Year Built: 2001.Sta... More

Panaeolus sphinctrinus., Bernard Spragg Photo

Panaeolus sphinctrinus., Bernard Spragg Photo

FAMILY: Coprinaceae.GENUS: Panaeolus.SPECIES: Sphinctrinus.COMMON NAMES: Ink Caps, Hoop-Petticoat, Petticoat Mottlegill, Warai-take (Japanese, ‘laughing mushroom’), Hsiao Ch’un (Chinese, ‘laughing mushroom’)..P... More

Quayside mooring., Bernard Spragg Photo
The jetty. Lakes Hayes. NZ

The jetty. Lakes Hayes. NZ

Lake Hayes tends to be calm, mirror-flat and a great spot for swimming and picnics. Its location between Queenstown and Arrowtown means that it is a much more secluded spot than nearby Lake Wakatipu. The loop t... More

The yellow-eyed penguin. NZ

The yellow-eyed penguin. NZ

The yellow-eyed penguin is one of the few penguin species found north of the Antarctic Ocean, and as it's name suggests, this species of penguin is easily idenitfied by it's yellow coloured eyes and bright yell... More

Lake Wakatipu. NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

Lake Wakatipu. NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

15,000 years ago during the last ice age, a huge glacier moving from the north west carved out what is now Lake Wakatipu. The lake is relatively thin, but the mountains run straight into the lake, forming a dee... More

Dancing in the street.

Dancing in the street.

Autumn leaf color is a phenomenon that affects the normally green leaves of many deciduous trees and shrubs by which they take on, during a few weeks in the autumn season, various shades of red, yellow, purple,... More

Sydney Ferries., Bernard Spragg Photo

Sydney Ferries., Bernard Spragg Photo

Sydney Ferries provides a unique public transport service to the people of Sydney. For residents living adjacent to Sydney Harbour and the Parramatta River, ferry travel is the most practical way of commuting t... More

Low tide at the beach.

Low tide at the beach.

Tides are the rise and fall of sea levels caused by the combined effects of gravitational forces exerted by the Moon, Sun, and rotation of the Earth...The times and amplitude of tides at a locale are influenced... More

The Stirling Falls Milford Sound NZ

The Stirling Falls Milford Sound NZ

One of the Must See New Zealand Waterfalls, Stirling Falls, second name Waimanu Falls, is the most magnificent waterfall in the world's famous Milford Sound. Accessible via a Milford Sound Cruise or a Milford S... More

Evening on the farm.

Evening on the farm.

In photography, the golden hour (sometimes known as magic hour, especially in cinematography) is a period shortly after sunrise or before sunset during which daylight is redder and softer than when the Sun is h... More

Lake Wakatipu. NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

Lake Wakatipu. NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

The second largest of the southern glacial lakes, Lake Wakatipu is 48 miles long and up to 3 miles wide, and covers an area of 113 sq. miles. The lake is 1,017 ft above sea level, is 1,239 ft deep, and occupies... More

Moeraki Boulders. Otago. NZ

Moeraki Boulders. Otago. NZ

At Moeraki, 40 kilometres south of Oamaru, huge spherical boulders are scattered along the beach. Others can be seen emerging from the sandstone cliffs. Each boulder weighs several tonnes and is up to two metre... More

Margaret Haggo. Dalhia., Bernard Spragg Photo

Margaret Haggo. Dalhia., Bernard Spragg Photo

Dahlia ‘Margaret Haggo’ (Dahlia). This genus has upright and bushy, early summer and early autumn flowering, tuberous, deciduous annuals and perennials. They bear pinnatifid or pinnatisect, mid green leaves and... More

Evening. Lake Wanaka. NZ

Evening. Lake Wanaka. NZ

Lake Wanaka is located in the Otago region of New Zealand, at an altitude of 300 metres. Covering an area of 192 km², it is New Zealand's fourth largest lake, and estimated to be more than 300 m deep. Its name ... More

"The Tree" Lake Wanaka. NZ

"The Tree" Lake Wanaka. NZ

A hidden gem of New Zealand, the spectacular Lake Wanaka area is framed by the South Island’s dazzling Southern Alps. On the doorstep of Mount Aspiring National Park, a World Heritage Site, the daily schedule i... More

Blechnum novae-zelandiae,(palm-leaf fern )

Blechnum novae-zelandiae,(palm-leaf fern )

Blechnum novae-zelandiae, commonly known as palm-leaf fern or kiokio, is a species of fern found in New Zealand. It can often be found growing in clay soil on embankments and roadsides.. ..B. novae-zelandiae ha... More

Shipping. Port of Melbourne.

Shipping. Port of Melbourne.

The Port of Melbourne is Australia's busiest port for containerised and general cargo.[1] It is located in Melbourne, Victoria, and covers an area at the mouth of the Yarra River, downstream of Bolte Bridge, wh... More

Physarum polycephalum. (Slime mound)

Physarum polycephalum. (Slime mound)

Physarum polycephalum, literally the "many-headed slime", is a slime mold that inhabits shady, cool, moist areas, such as decaying leaves and logs. Like slime molds in general, it is sensitive to light; in part... More

Russell Lupin. Lake Tekapo.NZ

Russell Lupin. Lake Tekapo.NZ

Russell lupins.The many-coloured Russell lupins (.Lupinus polyphyllus). are a familiar feature of the roadsides in the.Upper Waitaki Basin. They were first introduced to New Zealand about 1930 by settlers of t... More

Anemone., Bernard Spragg Photo

Anemone., Bernard Spragg Photo

Anemone Blue Poppy Bulbs | Purple Single Anemone with Black Eye | Anemone Coronaria.Anemones are an under planted group that deliver a colorful perennial show and ask for little in return. We're especially fond... More

The Leopard Lacewing (Cethosia cyane)

The Leopard Lacewing (Cethosia cyane)

The Leopard Lacewing (Cethosia cyane) is a species of heliconiine butterfly found from India to southern China (southern Yunnan), and Indochina. Its range has expanded in the last few decades, and its arrival i... More

Burma Star Rose., Bernard Spragg Photo

Burma Star Rose., Bernard Spragg Photo

Unfading apricot flowers that grow in upright clusters on a medium to tall bush. Very free flowering.

A welcome visitor., Bernard Spragg Photo

A welcome visitor., Bernard Spragg Photo

Bees are flying insects closely related to wasps and ants, known for their role in pollination and, in the case of the best-known bee species, the European honey bee, for producing honey and beeswax. Bees are a... More

Queen of the Prairie, Meadowsweet  Filipendula rubra.

Queen of the Prairie, Meadowsweet Filipendula rubra.

This is a big imposing plant. Flowers can be white or varying shades of pink, good for cutting. Foliage is bold. Very handsome in the right place. Because of its size and aggressive spread, it requires lots of ... More

Worlds Steepest St. Dunedin.

Worlds Steepest St. Dunedin.

Baldwin Street..Baldwin Street is recognised by the Guinness Book of Records as the steepest street in the world. The street runs up the northern side of Signal Hill, a prominent hill overlooking Otago Harbour,... More

Moeraki Seascape.NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

Moeraki Seascape.NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

MOERAKI BOULDERS..The Moeraki Boulders are situated on Koekohe Beach at a place named Kumara, midway between Hampden and Moeraki townships in North Otago. Access to them is gained by a small one-way side road, ... More

Betty Boop., Bernard Spragg Photo

Betty Boop., Bernard Spragg Photo

'Betty Boop' is a bushy, upright, floribunda rose growing to 3 to 5 feet tall. Semi-double, ivory-white flowers with red edges are borne in clusters over a long period. They are mildly scented. New leaves are d... More

Idea leuconoe - Paper Kite.

Idea leuconoe - Paper Kite.

Commonly known as the Paper Kite, Idea leuconoe are native to densely forested regions in South China, South Japan, Malaya, Java, Borneo, and the Philippines. These butterflies have weak, fluttery flight inters... More

University of Otago Clocktower. NZ

University of Otago Clocktower. NZ

The University of Otago Registry Building, also known as the Clocktower Building, is a Victorian and later structure in the city of Dunedin, New Zealand. It stands next to the banks of the Water of Leith and is... More

Cabbage tree.NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

Cabbage tree.NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

The cabbage tree is one of the most distinctive trees in the New Zealand landscape, especially on farms. They grow all over the country, but prefer wet, open areas like swamps...Growing 12 to 20 metres high, ca... More

Postmans delight., Bernard Spragg Photo

Postmans delight., Bernard Spragg Photo

In the early 1800's, most letters in the U.S. were taken to the post office to be mailed, and recipients had to retrieve their mail from the post office. It wasn't until 1863 that mail was delivered to homes of... More

Kea and and the bike seat.

Kea and and the bike seat.

Kea are large parrots that live in the South Island high country, sometimes venturing down to valley floors. Their call is a ringing ‘keee-aa’. Playful and inquisitive, they can be destructive around ski fields... More

Dawn over the range.

Dawn over the range.

Mount Dobson sits on the southern end of the Two Thumb Range in New Zealand's Southern Alps.

Melbourne and the Yarra River.

Melbourne and the Yarra River.

Melbourne, Victoria’s coastal capital, is a city of stately 19th-century buildings and tree-lined boulevards. Yet at its centre is the strikingly modern Federation Square development, with plazas, bars, restaur... More

White faced heron.NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

White faced heron.NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

The white-faced heron is New Zealand's most common heron, despite being a relatively new arrival to this country. It is a tall, elegant, blue-grey bird that can be seen stalking its prey in almost any aquatic h... More

Arrowtown, New Zealand., Bernard Spragg Photo

Arrowtown, New Zealand., Bernard Spragg Photo

Arrowtown is a historic former gold mining town, rich in heritage and one of the South Island’s and New Zealand’s iconic visitor destinations...Located only 20 minutes’ drive from Queenstown, the spectacular sc... More

ARUNA IPSA (Container Ship)

ARUNA IPSA (Container Ship)

IMO: 9270828..MMSI: 538005226..Call Sign: V7CA4..Flag: Marshall Is (MH)..AIS Type: Cargo - Hazard A (Major)..Gross Tonnage: 21932..Deadweight: 24279 t..Length × Breadth: 196.82m × 28m..Year Built: 2004..Status: Active

Fly Agaric., Bernard Spragg Photo

Fly Agaric., Bernard Spragg Photo

Amanita muscaria, commonly known as the fly agaric or fly amanita, is a mushroom and psychoactive basidiomycete fungus, one of many in the genus Amanita. Native throughout the temperate and boreal regions of th... More

The Sydney Opera House.

The Sydney Opera House.

The Sydney Opera House is a multi-venue performing arts centre in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. It is one of the 20th century's most famous and distinctive buildings..Identified as one of the 20th century... More

Fishing Philippines  style., Bernard Spragg Photo

Fishing Philippines style., Bernard Spragg Photo

Marine fishing in the Philippines in more than an industry; it is a way of life. With 7,100 islands, the Philippines has the world's longest discontinuous coastline. Over a million Filipinos are engaged in mari... More

Angry is the sea.

Angry is the sea.

Tasman Sea, an arm of the Pacific Ocean between Australia and New Zealand. It is as much as 1,400 miles (2,250 km) wide and more than 17,000 feet (5, 180 m) deep. The sea is located in a region of prevailing we... More

Melbourne Bombardier Trams., Bernard Spragg Photo

Melbourne Bombardier Trams., Bernard Spragg Photo

The FLEXITY Swift 100% low-floor vehicles can accommodate 210 passengers. The trams are 33 m long, 2.65 m wide and are equipped with the reliable BOMBARDIER MITRAC propulsion system and rotating bogies to handl... More

Riviera Ice Cream Parlour. Lakes Entrance.

Riviera Ice Cream Parlour. Lakes Entrance.

Ice cream is a frozen food, typically eaten as a snack or dessert, usually made from dairy products, such as milk and cream, and often combined with fruits or other ingredients and flavours

WTC Wharf. Yarra River Melbourne.

WTC Wharf. Yarra River Melbourne.

WTC Wharf (formerly the World Trade Centre and WTC Northbank) is a twelve-storey office complex on the north bank of the Yarra River in Melbourne, Australia.On 19 December 1978, the Government of Victoria passe... More

Into the sunset., Bernard Spragg Photo

Into the sunset., Bernard Spragg Photo

Sunset or sundown, is the daily disappearance of the Sun below the western horizon as a result of Earth's rotation...The time of sunset is defined in astronomy as the moment when the trailing edge of the Sun's ... More

On Sydney Harbour., Bernard Spragg Photo

On Sydney Harbour., Bernard Spragg Photo

The Sydney Opera House is a multi-venue performing arts centre in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Situated on Bennelong Point in Sydney Harbour, close to the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the facility is adjacent ... More

Hosier Lane Melbourne., Bernard Spragg Photo

Hosier Lane Melbourne., Bernard Spragg Photo

The Street Art Canvas on Hosier Lane - Melbourne, Australia..The thing about "street art" is that its dynamic. Its always changing. There may not be a better exhibition of urban art than Hosier Lane in Melbourn... More

NSW Coastline. Australia., Bernard Spragg Photo
D-class Melbourne tram.

D-class Melbourne tram.

The D-class trams are low-floor Combino trams that operate on the Melbourne tram network. They were built by Siemens in Germany, and are divided into two classes: the three section D1-class which was introduced... More

E-class Melbourne tram

E-class Melbourne tram

The E-class trams are three-section, four-bogie articulated trams that were first introduced to the Melbourne tram network in 2013. They are being built by Bombardier Transportation's Dandenong factory, with th... More

Melbourne and the Yarra River.

Melbourne and the Yarra River.

The Yarra River is not big by world standards. It runs for just 242 kilometres from its source on the flanks of Mt Baw Baw in the Yarra Ranges National Park to its mouth at the head of Port Phillip Bay in Newpo... More

The southern black-backed gull. NZ

The southern black-backed gull. NZ

The southern black-backed gull (or ‘black-back’) is one of the most abundant and familiar large birds in New Zealand, although many people do not realise that the mottled brown juveniles (mistakenly called “mol... More

BRAGE R Hopper Dredger

BRAGE R Hopper Dredger

In dry dock Port of Lyttleton. NZ. Hopper Dredger.IMO: 9144380.MMSI: 246366000.Call Sign: PEOX.Flag: Netherlands (NL).AIS Type: Cargo.Gross Tonnage: 2176.Deadweight: 3200 t.Length × Breadth: 90m × 14m.Year Buil... More

American White Pelican.Calgary Zoo.

American White Pelican.Calgary Zoo.

One of the largest birds in North America, with a 9-foot wingspan. Similar to Brown Pelican in shape but much larger, and very different in habits: Occurs far inland, feeds cooperatively in shallow lakes, does ... More

High flying Silver Gull Aust.

High flying Silver Gull Aust.

Silver gulls are found in all states of Australia.[3] It is a common species, having adapted well to urban environments and thriving around shopping centres and garbage dumps...The head, body and tail are white... More

Ruakaka River mouth. Bream Bay. NZ

Ruakaka River mouth. Bream Bay. NZ

The Ruakaka River is a river of the Northland Region of New Zealand's North Island. It flows north before turning east and finally south, reaching the sea at the township of Ruakaka on Bream Bay.

Old church, Otuhianga Road, Matakohe, NZ

Old church, Otuhianga Road, Matakohe, NZ

This church...started life as a place of Anglican worship for a group of Te Rarawa, who had migrated to Parirau to find work in the nearby gumfields and forests... Known as Zion Church, it was the second Ang... More

Oyster catcher., Bernard Spragg Photo

Oyster catcher., Bernard Spragg Photo

The variable oystercatcher is a familiar stocky coastal bird with a long, bright orange bill, found around much of New Zealand. They are often seen in pairs probing busily for shellfish along beaches or in estu... More

Sole parting company., Bernard Spragg Photo

Sole parting company., Bernard Spragg Photo

Leather is a durable and flexible material created by tanning animal rawhide and skin, often cattle hide. It can be produced at manufacturing scales ranging from cottage industry to heavy industry...People use ... More

Sydney Opera House., Bernard Spragg Photo

Sydney Opera House., Bernard Spragg Photo

The Sydney Opera House is a multi-venue performing arts centre in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Situated on Bennelong Point in Sydney Harbour, close to the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the facility is adjacent ... More

Kea Alpine parrot, Bernard Spragg Photo

Kea Alpine parrot, Bernard Spragg Photo

The New Zealand kea is an endemic parrot found in the South Island's alpine environments...Kea are a protected species. They are rated as one of the most intelligent birds in the world. ..To survive in the hars... More

The Robey Traction Engine.

The Robey Traction Engine.

Robert Robey started business in 1854, manufacturing portable steam engines and thrashing machines. His range of agricultural equipment rapidly expanded; in the Great Exhibition of 1862 "fixed engines, traction... More

Adelaide Cityscape., Bernard Spragg Photo

Adelaide Cityscape., Bernard Spragg Photo

Adelaide is South Australia’s cosmopolitan coastal capital. Its ring of parkland on the River Torrens is home to renowned museums such as the Art Gallery of South Australia, displaying expansive collections inc... More

African daisy (Osteospermum), Bernard Spragg Photo

African daisy (Osteospermum), Bernard Spragg Photo

Native to South Africa, African daisy (Osteospermum) delights gardeners with a profusion of brightly colored flowers throughout the long summer blooming season. This tough plant tolerates drought, poor soil and... More

Tourist Attraction - The Golden Gate Bridge.

Tourist Attraction - The Golden Gate Bridge.

A world famous landmark..Soon after its completion the Golden Gate Bridge already enjoyed worldwide fame, not only because the bridge was breaking records, but also thanks to the elegant Art Deco design of the ... More

Golden Gate Bridge., Bernard Spragg Photo

Golden Gate Bridge., Bernard Spragg Photo

Once called "the bridge that couldn't be built," today it is one the seven wonders of the modern world. This magnificent span, perhaps San Francisco's most famous landmark, opened in 1937 after a four-year stru... More

Auckland Skyline. NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

Auckland Skyline. NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

Auckland is a city of volcanoes, with the ridges of lava flows forming its main thoroughfares and its many cones providing islands of green within the sea of suburbs. As well as being by far the largest, it’s a... More

Burma Star., Bernard Spragg Photo

Burma Star., Bernard Spragg Photo

“Burma Star” rose named for veterans who fought in the conflict in Burma during WW2

Christchurch Tramway., Bernard Spragg Photo

Christchurch Tramway., Bernard Spragg Photo

The Christchurch tramway system is an extensive network in Christchurch, New Zealand, with steam and horse trams from 1882. Electric trams ran from 1905 to 1954, when the last line to Papanui was replaced by bu... More

Tulips aglow., Bernard Spragg Photo

Tulips aglow., Bernard Spragg Photo

Currently, there are around 75 wild species of tulips and 150 species in total with over 3000 varieties... The word tulip is derived from a Persian word called delband, which means turban. It is generally be... More

1926 Speed Six Bentley.

1926 Speed Six Bentley.

Factory-raced Speed 6s contributed more to the Bentley story than any other model. These specially-prepared models won the 24 Hours of Le Mans as well as the famed Brooklands Double 12. Three of the factory 'wo... More

Sopwith Triplane., Bernard Spragg Photo

Sopwith Triplane., Bernard Spragg Photo

The Sopwith Triplane was a British single seat fighter aircraft designed and manufactured by the Sopwith Aviation Company during the First World War. Pilots nicknamed it the Tripehound or simply the Tripe.

Goodyear FG-1D Corsair.

Goodyear FG-1D Corsair.

The Corsair was the first American aircraft to exceed 400 mph in straight and level flight in 1940. Of durable design, the type was in service in various parts of the world from 1942 until the late 1960's. The ... More

1941 Cadillac, Bernard Spragg Photo

1941 Cadillac, Bernard Spragg Photo

1941 Cadillac..Although both the LaSalle and the V-16 were dropped, Cadillac nonetheless offered a wide range of restyled models for 1941. An eggcrate grille that would become a Cadillac trademark was new, as w... More

Shoveler Duck NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

Shoveler Duck NZ, Bernard Spragg Photo

The male shoveler is New Zealand's most handsome duck, with variegated plumage, blue-grey head with a white vertical stripe between the eye and bill, a striking reddish-brown breast, and blue wings. Nature has... More

Scaup   NZ  (Daffy Duck)

Scaup NZ (Daffy Duck)

The New Zealand scaup or pāpango is a short, round diving duck. The male is glossy dark brown and black with yellow eyes. The female is dark brown and often has a vertical white band at the base of the bill. Th... More

Gilled mushroom on wood.Cortinarius sp.

Gilled mushroom on wood.Cortinarius sp.

Gill fungi have gills under their caps -- the thin, vertical items beneath the reddish mushroom cap shown at the left. In most side views of mushroom caps you can't see the gills as nicely as in the photo, but... More

Quitley flows the Avon. Christchurch.

Quitley flows the Avon. Christchurch.

The Avon River flows through the centre of the city of Christchurch, New Zealand, and out to an estuary, which it shares with the Heathcote River, the Avon Heathcote Estuary.

Cladonia asahinae (commonly known as the pixie cup lichen)

Cladonia asahinae (commonly known as the pixie cup lichen)

A club lichen, this species is typically found on acidic soil on rotting wood, moss or humus that covers tree bases. Its definitive feature is that it terminates in a flaring cup that when touched will release ... More

A full hand of car..s.

A full hand of car..s.

Antic cars collection

Cactus., Bernard Spragg Photo

Cactus., Bernard Spragg Photo

Cactus is the singular word for the plant, cacti or cactuses are the plural forms..Cacti are native to the Americas, ranging from Patagonia in South America through to areas of western Canada. One species, Rhip... More

Adnate on Kilmore Street, Christchurch.

Adnate on Kilmore Street, Christchurch.

Melbourne based street artist Adnate has become known as one of the foremost large-scale portrait painters in the world street art scene, his distinctive spray paint style influenced by the renaissance painters... More

Bull on a Piano.

Bull on a Piano.

A 1.7-tonne bronze bull atop a grand piano, which became a symbol of hope in an earthquake-ravaged city, will make Christchurch its new home. .The work, Michael Parekowhai's On First Looking into Chapman's Home... More

De Havilland Vampire., Bernard Spragg Photo

De Havilland Vampire., Bernard Spragg Photo

The de Havilland DH.100 Vampire was a British jet fighter commissioned by the Royal Air Force during the Second World War. Following the Gloster Meteor, it was the second jet fighter to enter service with the R... More

The seasons are changing.

The seasons are changing.

Autumn leaf color is a phenomenon that affects the normally green leaves of many deciduous trees and shrubs by which they take on, during a few weeks in the autumn season, various shades of red, yellow, purple,... More

The Jetty Frankton Arm Queenstown,

The Jetty Frankton Arm Queenstown,

The Frankton Walkway takes approximately 1 1/2 hours to walk from the Queenstown Gardens to the Frankton Reserve at the head of the Frankton Arm of Lake Wakatipu. It is the perfect track for a family bike ride ... More

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