From 2002 to 2008, my blog was hosted on vonnagy.blogspot.com, I have since imported them here.
Under the Bridge(8/28/2004)-The Auckland Harbour bridge that is! Alofa Magele, an Auckland living in Brisbane, deserves much credit for these shots as he emailed me the location last week. It was a bit too chilly to stay too long here, my hands were too numb to turn the dials and such. This is my ‘mist simulation’ shot. […]
Hey you, critique this!(8/27/2004)-Here is my feeble to get you, the random blog surfer who unwittedly clicked next blog, to critique some photography. 3 of the same images, with different settings: colour desaturated (black & white) desaturated and warmed (sepia) So which do you prefer, if any? And why do you prefer it?
Testing my new lens(8/25/2004)-woohoo, I recently recieved my new 85mm prime lens (canon) and it tis a beautiful thing. its very challenging taking shots with this lens because the telephoto factor but i am learning! Here are a couple of shots. This one was taken with a ‘warming filter’ This one was taken with an ‘UV filter’ i […]
Angie Aparo(8/23/2004)-Angie Aparo How slack am I? I just found out Angie Aparo has released about 2 albums since “The American” one my favourite albums of all time. If you haven’t heard of him, you probably heard “Cry” which Faith Hill made popular. Its the only song by him I despise! Anyways, check out his website […]
Floral Pleasure(8/22/2004)-Well, i was at the auckland domain today and snapped a couple of quick shots of some flowers:
Dream Log Entry #5(8/17/2004)-I started keeping a journal of all the dreams I have beside my bed. Occasionally i’ll have interesting dreams and record them there. Here is my most recent entry: I saw myself as a shadow on the white walls of my room. It was like seeing a shadow picture show. This shadow of myself reached […]
Digital Cross Processing(8/17/2004)-Here is my attempt at cross processing simulation in the digital darkroom. Most of my photographs try to emulate old school darkroom trips in the ‘digital darkroom’. This is a pipe that is trying to pump sand on to Kohimaramara beach:
Auckland Lyrics(8/14/2004)-Its been nearly 7 years since I wrote a song. I have composed little tunes on my guitar but I haven’t written any lyrics in quite some time. It could because penning words often reminded me of my tumultuous early twenties. More likely I just diverted my creativity to photography instead of music. This morning […]
One Tree Hill(8/7/2004)-Here are some piccies of one tree hill. To find out more about this interesting place commemorate by a U2 song, click the following link: one tree hill history: not taken from one tree hill, but the tower on the left side is situated on one tree hill:
Rainbows!(8/1/2004)-Well, here are some pics that haven’t made it to my New Zealand pictures site yet. Rainbows rule the universe, here are a few shots i took yesterday from Hobson bay.