River Scene

July 13, 2016

“I had a very peaceful morning walk down by the local river (Manawatu). The birds were singing their morning chorus, and the sun gradually rose behind the ranges. (It was hard to believe that just […]

Park Near Cathedral

January 13, 2016

“Beside the Catholic cathedral of St. Patrick’s in Auckland, New Zealand, there is a very peaceful little park. There is a ground sculpture there with water flowing, surrounded by the famous quote by Julian of […]

New Zealand Beach

June 18, 2014

“One of the lovely beaches at New Plymouth in New Zealand.” Submitted by Karen Teo.


February 19, 2014

“Porirua, Wellington, NZ.” Submitted by Andy Hickman.

Tui Bird

February 12, 2014

“This photo is of a juvenile tui (native to New Zealand) on a flax bush right beside my back deck. While I have been home these holidays relaxing I have been able to watch several […]

New Zealand Spring

November 27, 2012

“It is beautiful spring in my part of the world. The blossoms are glorious. New awakenings at Christchurch, New Zealand.” Submitted by Jocelyn Head.


November 20, 2012

“I recently visited Christchurch, a city where there is so much desolation with buildings and infrastructure so damaged after major earthquakes. But in the midst of all the hardship and difficulties faced by residents, springtime […]

Christchurch, New Zealand

March 3, 2011

“This is a photo, taken in January, of the Anglican Cathedral in Christchurch, New Zealand. This spire, as well as part of the cathedral, collapsed in last week’s earthquake (and bodies are still trapped under […]