Central Otago Exploration

May 30, 2019

Central Otago Exploration

From viewing the undulating curves of this mesmerising mountain range from the tussock, to a speedy 4w4, bike, hike & run to get to the summit and back down to photograph and study the evening light.
Every moment caught was exhilarating and the scenes are being translated with paint on board over the coming months.



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