Franz Josef Glacier and Okarito, New Zealand

Doing the Franz Josef guided heli-hike was one of the highlights of my New Zealand roadtrip. It was a once in a lifetime experience that is well worth the price in my view. Weather in the Glacier Country region can be temperamental at the best of times. They don't give the go-ahead for hiking on … Continue reading Franz Josef Glacier and Okarito, New Zealand

Wanaka to Glacier Country, New Zealand

Glacier Country is made up to Fox Glacier and Franz Josef Glacier. The towns are located very close to each other. These two glaciers are some of the most convenient glaciers to visit in the world. The drive from Wanaka to Fox Glacier took us around 4 to 5 hours as we made a few … Continue reading Wanaka to Glacier Country, New Zealand

Salmon farm & Lindis Pass, New Zealand

After the walking Hooker Valley track, we hit the road south wards towards Lake Wanaka. Along the way we had two major stops to make, a salmon farm and Lindis Pass. Lindis Pass is one of New Zealand's most iconic and unique landscapes. Tussock-covered mountains mixed with the late afternoon light, gives the location a … Continue reading Salmon farm & Lindis Pass, New Zealand

Mount Cook, New Zealand

Mount Cook & Hooker Valley Track, New Zealand

Hooker Valley track is one of the most popular walks in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in New Zealand’s South Island. Mount cook is the tallest mountain in New Zealand and has one of the longest glaciers. It is also famous for representing the Lonely Mountain in the Hobbit trilogy of movies. The walk is fairly … Continue reading Mount Cook & Hooker Valley Track, New Zealand

Wandrd Duo backpack – Dual purpose bag for travel and client work

While I wish there was the “perfect” camera bag that would meet all my needs, I know the reality is you may need more than one camera bag to ensure you have the right bag for the right purpose/job. I have been following Wandrd for the last few of years and always had my eye … Continue reading Wandrd Duo backpack – Dual purpose bag for travel and client work

Portraits From Afar – International Mystery Man Edition – Robert Owen Jones

From time to time members of the Fuji X Aus community become members and then take up long term commitments in other countries. Some may even be forced to flee Australia for tax avoidance. We don’t ask too many questions. Fortunately, we are a forgiving bunch and allow these members to continue to be a … Continue reading Portraits From Afar – International Mystery Man Edition – Robert Owen Jones

Flying High With the Fujifilm X Series – Mati Beetson on Aerial​ Photography

Welcome back to the second entry in our series - Flying High With The Fujifilm X Series. No doubt you have seen examples of aerial photography. And we are not just talking about drone footage here. We are talking about photographers getting up amongst the clouds and taking some seriously amazing shots of landscape and … Continue reading Flying High With the Fujifilm X Series – Mati Beetson on Aerial​ Photography

Antelope Canyon – The Magic & The Reality – Stephen Vincent-Grace

Welcome one and all to a new year of blogs and content on the Fuji X Aus site made especially for the Fuji X Aus community. 2019! When I was a kid, 2019 was the far distant future where we all had flying cars and jetpacks. Whilst no jetpack, not to worry, as we have access … Continue reading Antelope Canyon – The Magic & The Reality – Stephen Vincent-Grace

Fuji X Aus Mystery Member – Tongue Bui

Like many of you, I have some photographers that I follow on various social media channels. I follow some because they have a really unique style or approach to a genre of photography. Others I follow because they photograph parts of the world that interest me  or places I too have been and photographed. Some … Continue reading Fuji X Aus Mystery Member – Tongue Bui