Prince Charles visits Weta Workshop

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Prince Charles visited Weta Workshop on his birthday today in Miramar, New Zealand. I was able to capture some of his visit today. bookmark with:

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Backcountry Snowboarding New Zealand with Alpine Heli Ski

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Back in August, I was able to go on my first Heliboarding trip. It’s like Heliskiing, but with snowboards. I was able to join Alpine Heli Ski on one of their Freeride days. I’ve done powder days and snowcat snowboarding … Continue reading

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Saving Suckers

Here is the video I made of the octopus rescue!

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Octopus Rescue in Wellington

This morning was calm and sunny in Wellington, New Zealand. I knew I was going to have to act fast if I was going to get a good snorkeling session in out in Island Bay. I headed out with my roommate, we got coffee and arrived at the Island Bay Snorkel Trail located in the Taputeranga Marine Reserve.

After donning my wetsuit and heading down to the water, a lady called me over to see if I could help her. She was pouring water on something by her feet. It was an octopus! I had only seen one in an aquarium before, so I was pretty excited. At the same time, saddened because it was in a tide pool and was not fully submerged. There was a smaller octopus in another part of the same pool, but it had already died.

Octopus in a shallow tide pool

We had to save this octopus!

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this did not just happen!

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