Author: Philip Newman

Kanga visits Lake Wanaka.

I had just arrived in Wanaka and decided to take some photos of the lake. Kanga hopped out of the car with me so here’s Kanga sitting by the lake.  

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The New Brighton Pier

 I went for a walk down the pier this morning to take some photos.  It weather was cold, windy and threatening to rain but I took a number of shots for my archive.  I liked this one the best once it was converted to black and white.  

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Inspiring 15 year old whiz kid.

MIT finds 15-year-old scouring trash bins for parts. What he’s built will leave you stunned. 15-Year-Old Kelvin Doe is an engineering whiz living in Sierra Leone who scours the trash bins for spare parts, which he uses to build batteries, generators and transmitters. Completely self-taught, Kelvin has created his own radio station where he broadcasts […]

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5 things I hate about blogging.

I was just reading “My top 5 blogging things list to be cool like Darren” and it reminded me of a few points that make me really hate blogging. #1 – Blogging every day… wahh don’t do it! Ever since I started this #BEDiA (Blog everyday in April) idea I’ve gotten nothing else done.  Blogging has […]

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We never lose friends.

We never lose friends. We simply learn who the real ones are …

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