Day 13 ~ Oamaru,NZ

Hi, This morning we had a clear skies with a nice sunrise from the horizon. So we start our journey to Katiki Point Light House and hope to see some Penguins along the beach. It’s too late for us but we still able to see them from far. I managed to snap some photos of…

Day 12 ~ Dunedine,NZ

Hi, It was raining when we woke up this morning. But our plan still goes on. Nugget Point Lighthouse is our first destination. Rain stopped when we reach the car park. We are heading to Dunedin after Nugget Point. We visited Tunnel Beach Track before we enter the town. A nice place to visit. After…

Day 11 ~ Catlins,NZ

Hi, Leaving Slope Point and heading to Catlins. But before that we plan to drop by 2 famous waterfalls, Mclean waterfall and Parakaunui waterfall. The forest track to Mclean waterfall is quite straight forward. Only 40 min return. This is Mclean waterfall. The waterfall look gorgeous after the non stop rain last few days. This…

Day 10 ~ Slope Point,NZ

Hi, Rain non stop when on the way from Milford Sound to Slope Point. The coastal wind so strong in Slope Point until I can hardly open my car door. Checked into Slope Point Backpackers, settled down and wait for the night to arrive. It was a cold night. Never experience this in other places…

Day 9 ~ Milford Sound,NZ

Hi, We did dropped by 2 lookout points before ended up in Milford Sound, The Eglinton Valley and Mirror Lake. The photos came out not as bad as i thought. Different feels…..:) Nothing beat thunderstorm, rain and hail in Milford Sound. I believe it is normal for this season. So, not much opportunity to snap…

Day 7 & 8 ~ Queenstown, NZ

Hi, Rain…rain…rain…. This is all I can say right now. Arrowtown was the first beautiful town we arrived before entering Queenstown. A small town surrounded by colorful forest and old styled Western. Definitely you can find a peaceful life there. Leaving Arrowtown with wet jacket, finally we’ve reached Queenstown with our wet jacket as well….

Day 5 & 6 ~ Lake Wanaka,NZ

Hi, Raining when on the way here. So the first day nothing we can do. Just stay in our small little comfortable cabin after bought some foods from town. The rain finally stop at around 4am, what surprised me was the skies finally clear with lot of stars. Milky Way can be seen from my…

Day 3 & 4 ~ Mount Cook,NZ

Hi, 1 and a half hours drive from Lake Tekapo to Mt. Cook really enjoyable. Lake Pukaki is on my right and Mt. Cook is just in front of us. What a magnificent view. The weather was overcast during this short trip. But we still manage to see the beautiful side of Mt. Cook from…

Day 1 & 2 ~ Lake Tekapo,NZ

Hi, No doubt Lake Tekapo is a nice place to visit. Great view, great town and great nightskies. We experienced nice weather during our first day visit. Blue skies all the day. I am so excited although I am very tired because of lack of sleep during transit from Melbourne. The weather was fantastic during…

8 Hours in Melbourne city,AUS

Hi, Finally reach Melbourne airport around 8.30am this morning. Freshen up in the airport and get ready for our 8 hours day trip in town. Back to the airport at the end of the day. In short, Melbourne definitely a nice city to visit. Now wait for my next destination. See ya!

Exploring New Zealand South Island in 15 Days!

Hi, I will be exploring NZ South Island in the next 15 days with my wife. Hopefully can bring back more beautiful landscape shots and timelapses. These are gears that I’ll bring along with me during the trip. Pentax K-01 Full Spectrum Pentax K-5IIs Pentax K-3 Pentax-DA 10-17mm F3.5-4.5 Fish-Eye ED [IF] Sigma AF 10-20mm…

Green Button Holy Grail Technique

Hi, Why Green Button Holy Grail Technique? Most people knows Pentax always act like a lone ranger in camera market. So, those Pentax timelapser will have a tough time in doing bulb ramping and so on. Products like Timelapse+,Promote control, Little Bramper etc……. do not have full support in Pentax until now. No matter what,…