To divide the world into manmade and natural is a false dichotomy. We are a part of nature.
Pied Shags watch over the ocean together. “The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.” – Buddha
“Nature understands no jesting. She is always true, always serious, always severe. She is always right, and the errors are always those of man.” – Johann von Goethe
This photo lends itself well to a caption…. “Here’s looking at ewe kid!” “I’m too sexy for my wool, too sexy for my wool, oh yeah, I am!”
“Stress is an ignorant state. It believes that everything is an emergency. Nothing is that important.” – Natalie Goldberg
“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Andr Gide
This is one of the largest Pohutukawa trees in New Zealand, over 650 years old.
Day 1 of our journey around East Cape to film beaches and forests. Although the weather was grey the views were still spectacular! This part of New Zealand has a very low population density so there was plenty of opportunity to film nature without anyone about.