Napier Viewing Platform

Napier's fabulous Viewing Platform on a big surf morning

Completed in December 2015 the viewing platform connects to the foreshore walkway system and provides the public elevated access to the water’s edge and views of Hawke Bay and back to the city

Sunscope Sunrise

Sunrise aligned through the wonderful Sunscope

This sculpture created by Vesica Aotearoa can be found on Napier's waterfront near the Veronica Sun Bay

Princess Limited

The famous and loved Pania Of The Reef gazing to the ocean

This image of the popular bronze statue in Napier is created from an unusual angle adding mystery and attitude to Pania's legend. Shot during a cyclone, the sea spray softened late afternoon sunlight to highlight her beautiful details

The Ecliptic

The circle of the Millennial Arch designed by artist David Trubridge

This contemporary sculpture is inspired by the ecliptic - an astronomical term referring to the great circle on the celestial sphere representing the apparent annual path of the sun relative to the stars. The full sculpture can be viewed on Marine Parade, Napier

Orbitals IX

An experiment in orange bokeh

These bokeh orbs are created by intentionally setting the camera out of focus and are quite nice to daydream into with a soft gaze

Makara Wind Farm II B&W New Edit

Pipe Dream New Edit

Storm water pipes, golden summer grass and a sunset

Sunscope Sunrise Mono

A monochrome version of a sunrise aligned through the wonderful Sunscope

This sculpture created by Vesica Aotearoa can be found on Napier's waterfront near the Veronica Sun Bay

Good Morning Napier II

Sunrise from Bay View looking across the harbour to Ahuriri and Napier Hills

Forest Gate

A gate in the magical Holt Forest near Tutira, Hawke's Bay

Morning Sunshine

Sunrise over the Pacific Ocean silhouetting Napier's Ocean Viewing Platform

Flat Out

Stacks of sawn timber in a wood shed at Ongaonga

Kuaka Connection

Kuaka (Godwit) are a sacred bird that navigates 29,000 km across oceans, from Alaska to Aotearoa where they nest in the Ahuriri estuary

The Hawke's Bay airport entrance has several of these installations at various points, representing the Kuaka in flight

Orbitals XIV

An experiment in orientation

These bokeh orbs are created by intentionally setting the camera out of focus and are quite nice to daydream into with a soft gaze

Winner On The Day

Classic Harvard aircraft with smoke trail over Napier for the Art Deco Festival 2020

Good Morning Napier

Sunrise through a driftwood Napier, looking across the harbour to Napier hill from Bay View

Big Pipes

Exploring curves and composition in large concrete storm water pipes

Kuaka Connection III

Kuaka (Godwit) are a sacred bird that navigates 29,000 km across oceans, from Alaska to Aotearoa where they nest in the Ahuriri estuary

The Hawke's Bay airport entrance has several of these installations at various points, representing the Kuaka in flight

Eighty

A speed limit road sign in New Zealand

Anne Elizabeth Jerome Spencer Statue

Napier's newest statue - Anne Elizabeth Jerome Spencer, founder and leader of the New Zealand Women's Institute

The statue was unveiled to mark the 100th anniversary of the first meeting of a NZWI at Rissington, Hawke's Bay on 27 February 1921. Sculpted by Gerard McCabe and gifted by the NZWI

Anne Elizabeth Jerome Spencer Statue

Napier's newest statue - Anne Elizabeth Jerome Spencer, founder and leader of the New Zealand Women's Institute

The statue was unveiled to mark the 100th anniversary of the first meeting of a NZWI at Rissington, Hawke's Bay on 27 February 1921. Sculpted by Gerard McCabe and gifted by the NZWI

Sunscope Sunrise

This sculpture created by Vesica Aotearoa is installed at Napier's waterfront each year for the Art Deco Festival

Sunscope Sunrise

This sculpture created by Vesica Aotearoa is installed at Napier's waterfront each year for the Art Deco Festival