Author archives: briggsys

  • Electrified bridge

  • By briggsys
  • Te Rewa Rewa bridge with a twist. Shot during a photowalk with other regular contributors to the I Love Taranaki site.
  • Behind the Scenes

  • By briggsys
  • A behind-the-scenes look at the efforts photographers go to, in order to capture that one good shot. This was taken at 1020 meters, while trying to reflect the sunlight onto an icicle.
  • In Appreciation of the Taranaki Rescue Helicopter Trust

  • By briggsys
  • A big thanks to the The Taranaki Rescue Helicopter Trust and the amazing work of the pilots and crew who ensure the Taranaki Community Rescue Helicopter is available 24/7. The Taranaki Community Rescue Helicopter is an Agusta Westland A109E Power, with two 670 horsepower engines capable of a maximum 300km/h (162 knots). It was purchased out of Italy in early 2011.
  • Cape Egmont

  • By briggsys
  • A striking black and white photo of the light house at Cape Egmont. The Cape Egmont Lighthouse was originally constructed on Mana Island near Porirua but was relocated to Cape Egmont in 1877.