Auckland – West                          Mainly West of Queen Street – seen through my lens

May 23, 2017

The Bridge

Filed under: Bridges,Reflections,Trees,Waterview — paul @ 9:31 pm
Bridge, Oakley Creek Walkway

Bridge, Oakley Creek Walkway

A mighty plane tree stands guard at this bridge across Te Auaunga (Oakley Creek).

August 13, 2016

Face to Face …

Filed under: Black and White,Reflections — paul @ 7:01 am
Reflection

Reflection

… with a serious truck.

For more black and white images check out Dragonstar’s Weekend in Black and White.

May 4, 2016

The Overpass

Filed under: Henderson,Reflections — paul @ 9:06 am
The Overpass

The Overpass

Henderson railway station.

April 29, 2016

Daydreaming

Filed under: Reflections,Trees,Waitakere Ranges — paul @ 7:07 am
Reflective

Reflective

Mesmerised by the reflections of a tree in the stream.

April 20, 2016

How Many?

Filed under: Newmarket,People,Reflections — paul @ 7:13 am
Crowded

Crowded

Large mirror wall and a crowd on a travelator. How many people?

Two Double Seven, Newmarket.

February 28, 2016

Love

Filed under: City,Reflections — paul @ 7:03 am
Love in Store

Love in Store

Love inside the Art Gallery Store overpowers the reflections of Kitchener Street outside.

December 1, 2015

Shop Window

Filed under: New Lynn,Reflections,Theme Day — paul @ 7:08 am
Shop Window

Shop Window

The City Daily Photo theme for December is “Shop Window”. If you look into this window you have a choice of Christmas lights forever or take in the scenery. Lighting Direct, New Lynn.

More pictures for the theme here.

October 23, 2015

Expanding Artwork

Filed under: Art,Patterns,Reflections,Titirangi — paul @ 7:29 am
Expanding Artwork

Expanding Artwork

In a downstairs window at Te Uru: there was a supply of paper and scissors, table and chairs. Use it to cut and fold 3D shapes, and leave them in a tray. A good fairy would then come (armed with sticky tape) and create a display. Here just two details.

Expanding Artwork

Expanding Artwork

August 21, 2015

A Busload …

Filed under: Clouds,Reflections,Transport — paul @ 8:02 am
Clouds

Clouds

… of clouds. The “Go West” bus is on its way back to the city, complete with a load of puffy clouds.

July 22, 2015

Tree

Filed under: Art,City,Reflections,Shadows,Trees — paul @ 7:07 am
Tree, Shadow, Reflections

Tree, Shadow, Reflections

The morning sun casts a dramatic shadow of the oak tree on the wall of the Auckland Art Gallery. Three versions of reality,together with the reflection and the actual tree.

In the foreground: George Rickey‘s kinetic sculpture “Double L Excentric Gyratory“.

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