Mainly West of Queen Street - seen through my lens

Self Portrait with Rippling Waters

Crossing a Stream

Crossing a Stream

Crossing the shallow Waitakere Stream at Te Henga (Bethells Beach) in brilliant afternoon sun.

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  1. Sirpa

    Great shot 🙂

  2. Christian

    Cool shot and capture.

  3. Kicki

    It looks like mosaic! Beautiful!

  4. RuneE

    That stream caught the eye (too!). Looks like it has been knitted.

  5. Karl

    Nice composition, Paul, I like the ripples!

  6. Dragonstar

    I love this! RuneE is right – knitting, or maybe strings of beads. Quite beautiful.

  7. John

    Love the water, almost like cell structures in a plant.

  8. Peter B

    Nice abstract selfie! Very creative.

  9. sallie (FullTime-Life)

    Amazing how beautiful that dry creek bottom looks. (And the shadow is a nice ‘selfie’)

  10. LonettA

    Brilliant photo in B&W! Great pattern and wonderful play of light and shadows!

  11. Monica

    Great shot , and it works very well in B&W! I love the ripples,- beautiful pattern!

  12. Laura Hegfield

    fantastic texture, wow!

  13. Jarek

    Great photo. Simple and beautiful.

  14. Susanne

    This is so cool!! And very creative =)

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