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Our youngest daughter and her partner Josh are celebrating their rainbow pregnancy.  * A rainbow baby is a term for a child born after a family has suffered a pregnancy loss. The experience often comes with complicated emotions. We headed to Centennial Drive for some a  mid June maternity session. The leaves were still falling which added a little color to the ground and it was lovely. After completing the first section of the drive we popped Savannah into the blue gown and set about getting some extra images.  With their baby boy due in August we didn't have too long To View More >>

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Heading home from New Plymouth earlier this year we managed to capture some gorgeous sites.   New Zealand you really are quite stunning aren't you? The light was perfect and who would guess that we were driving when this was taken?  No I wasn't personally driving that would be silly! To View More >>

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This was the weekend we had been waiting for since New Years, yes that's how excited we were! Perfect weather - check! Great company - check! Gorgeous sunsets - check! Our accommodation was stunning, we stayed at the Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands. A short walk from our room down to the waters edge, eek - the view was amazing. If you are ever needing a place to stay check them out! We were there for the Bay of Islands Country and Rock Festival.   Amazing talent and it was great catching up with some lovely souls we hadn't been able to see in a awhile. ? Stunning yes? I have To View More >>

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Well its that time of the year when I have to change to a new external drive and find a better way of storing and importing files.  One might say I have been putting this task off for a while and if you class two years as a while then that's what we will call it!  Once I kept every file, now anything that won't make the editing cut also gets cut from the computer or external drive.  Its taken weeks and when I say weeks I actually mean months but I think I am finally there.  I had thought previously that I would discard images after six months but I have since changed To View More >>

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