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New Plymouth Costal Track - in half a film

I mentioned over Christmas at New Plymouth that I had brought along an old disposable camera as well as my Sony. Simple, point and shoot with a plastic lens and low cost 35mm colour film. 126 more words

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Kumeu Classic Car and Hotrod Show

This weekend marked the 21st Hotrod and Classic Car show in Kumeu. One could spend all weekend wandering through the isles of vehicles and things going on. 24 more words

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Silo Vintage Market and Car Meet

Armed with my Ricoh GRD, We had a quick look around the Silo Vintage Market and Classic Car meet this afternoon. Lots of retro themed stores, classic music, tons of people in vintage attire, and some old cars. 13 more words

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View from Paritutu Rock

The previous time we headed to New Plymouth, I made it half way up Paritutu Rock. Equipped with jandals (flip flops to some) and poor choice of climbing clothes I didn’t feel safe enough to navigate the raw rock and chain rope up to the summit. 67 more words

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New Zealand Countryside in B&W

Between Christmas and New Year we took a drive down from Auckland to New Plymouth to see family. Here are a few snaps from one of the ‘stretch ones legs’ stops. 6 more words

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