Up In Flames

Blazing dawn clouds over the Pacific Ocean to Cape Kidnappers

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

To The Right

The Napier Viewing Platform and Pacific Ocean at Sunrise

Does It Reach Up To Mars?

Dreamy long exposure over the ocean at sunrise. The crescent moon high above

Just Another Day Really

Sunset over Ahuriri, Napier with the Norfolk Pines along Hardinge Road

Tea For Two

A yacht anchored near Napier port with the sailors enjoying a sunset dinner

Sea Foam III

Ocean wave rushing in creating a beautiful foam

Sea Foam II

Ocean wave rushing in between rocks creating a beautiful foam

Sea Foam

Ocean wave rushing in between rocks

Goal

Sun setting between two driftwood "goal posts" on the Ahuriri rocky beach

Shag HQ

The Hardinge Road ship boiler where the shags are usually perched drying their wings but not today

Window Art By JR The Free

A beautiful window frame painting of a weathered old man looking out, installed on a derelict beach bach at Haumoana, Hawke's Bay

This artist creates amazing work using recycled windows and places them around the region for people to enjoy. See Instagram @JR_The_Free

Ahuriri Marina

Evening light on Napier's Ahuriri marina and buildings with the hill behind

Ahuriri Marina Pano

Evening light on Napier's Ahuriri marina and buildings with the hill behind

Just Another Hawke's Bay Sunset

Beautiful bright colourful sunset across the inner harbour to the distant ranges

Sunset Strip

Panorama sunset looking across Napier harbour to the Te Waka and Kaweka Ranges

Strange But Not A Stranger

Fiery sunset over Napier harbour

Sunset Wildflowers

Last sunlight across the harbour

Napier has an abundance of colourful wild-flowers along its coastlines, they really help to make the often stony beaches look really beautiful

More Zoom She Said

Sunrise over the Pacific Ocean from Napier, New Zealand

Zoom She Said

Sunrise over the Pacific Ocean from Napier, New Zealand

This effect is created by zooming the lens while the shutter is open

A Time To Be Alive

Sunrise colours over the Pacific Ocean

A Morning To Be Alive

Sunrise colours over the Pacific Ocean

Driftwood Sunrise

The rising sun framed by a driftwood tree on Napier's Marine Parade beach