Mainly West of Queen Street - seen through my lens

Month: November 2013 (Page 1 of 3)

Unveiled

New Look Lopdell House

New Look Lopdell House

Yesterday the remaining bits of the scaffold came off Lopdell House, showing the new shape: the top floor from the 1980’s has come off (now again a roof terrace), and the facade has received a less contrasty paint job (street level still boarded up).…

Peony

Peony

Peony

Our friend Ingrid had presented Mrs H with a lovely bunch of peonies. Some days later I finally made my move to take a shot. Alas, the flowers had already opened wide, and what had started out as a lovely red had changed to cream.…

A Story?

Let me out!

Let me out!

A story? With a moral?

For years I had watched the tree, somewhere on Titirangi Road: millimetre by millimetre inching its way out of the confines of the fence into freedom. Freedom! Uplifting.

Now I came across another specimen (Tiverton Road); it was well on its way.…

Reflections

Whau River from the Rewarewa bridge

Whau River from the Rewarewa bridge

The morning sun brought life into the quiet waters of the Rewarewa Styream in New Lynn, seen from the Rewarewa Bridge.

For more reflection shots please visit James’ “Weekend Reflections“.…

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