Final picture of cyclone Wilma’s aftermath in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand.

This photographer is thinking ’ If he falls in it’s going to make a terrific picture ’ and I am thinking ’ If he………… !’

We had at least a dozen slips within a kilometre
of our house, most of them cleared by now.

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cylone wilma, paihia, bay of islands, new zealand


  • Suellen Cook
    Suellen Cookover 3 years ago

    silly man!

  • We were cautious Suellen but he was taking a bit of a risk.

    – Roy Massicks

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELover 3 years ago

    Lovely capture Roy, such a pity that it is so destructive, nature sure has force.

  • Thank you Andrea – with so called global warming we are told it is going to occur more often.

    – Roy Massicks

  • Colin Metcalf
    Colin Metcalfover 3 years ago

    Fantastic shot!

  • Cheers Colin. I should post a pic of what it usually looks like.

    – Roy Massicks

  • VoluntaryRanger
    VoluntaryRangerover 3 years ago

    Great capture of the moment Roy…that took me back.

  • I bet it did Jamie – thanks for your comments.

    – Roy Massicks

  • julie08
    julie08over 3 years ago

    Great shot :)

  • Thank you Julie, comment appreciated.

    – Roy Massicks

  • BaZZuKa
    BaZZuKaover 3 years ago

  • Many thanks Carlos – I am honoured.

    – Roy Massicks

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