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Image: 13th July, Mt Sefton In A Blanket Of Snow

Friday, 17 July 2009, 8:13 am | Norman Mackay

Image: 13th July, Mt Sefton In A Blanket Of Snow A view up lake Ohau by Norman Mackay . More >>

Scoop Image: Avalanche On Mount Cook

Thursday, 30 March 2006, 10:26 am | Norman Mackay

"Recently in the Mount Cook area on my way to the Hooker glacier when I heard what turned out to be the start of a smallish avalanche. Luckily I had my camera at the ready and was able to get off one shot as the avalanche started. Truly spectacular ... More >>

Scoop Images: Fire Returns To The Sky Over Ohau

Monday, 27 March 2006, 12:09 am | Norman Mackay

From now until mid winter, the skies will become a deeper colour of red as the sun gradually sinks over the horizon at the end of each day. Spectacular colours in a truly beautiful area situated in the High Country of the south island. More >>

Scoop Images: Dawn Over Ohau Autumn 2005

Friday, 20 May 2005, 1:48 pm | Norman Mackay

" I took this shot this morning at first light. Lovely colours with the mist rolling in over the lake and the sun just making its appearance." - Norm Mackay Lake Ohau More >>

Scoop Images: Benmore Dam Spilling

Monday, 8 March 2004, 1:08 pm | Norman Mackay

Photographer Norman Mackay writes: ''A couple of good photos of the Benmore Dam 'spilling'. Its not a common sight, and few New Zealanders are on hand when it happens. It was a beautiful day and the conditions for good photography were near perfect.'' More >>

A Couple Of Winter Photos From Lake Ohau Area

Wednesday, 24 September 2003, 10:34 am | Norman Mackay

Norm Mackay of Ohau writes, " I thought I was long overdue to send you some half decent photos from Lake Ohau. We have had a huge amount of late snow dumped at higher levels. Its been great for our local Ohau ski field." More >>

Scoop Images: Mt Sefton

Friday, 27 June 2003, 11:33 am | Norman Mackay

I thought you might like this beauty for your site. I took it this morning at 0745. It was a chilly start to the day with the air temperature outside at only -3C. More >>

Scoop Images: The Road To Heaven

Thursday, 19 June 2003, 10:23 am | Norman Mackay

The photos below were taken at 5.15pm just as the sun was sinking behind the Ohau mountain range. The cloud formation and the setting sun created this wonderful assortment of colours that would be near on impossible to reproduce. More >>

Scoop Images: The Last Light

Monday, 21 April 2003, 11:03 am | Norman Mackay

More images from Norman McKay the environs of Lake Ohau, the most beautiful mountain village in the world. Norman writes: "below we have two photos of the Ohau mountain range to the west of us. You will see some snow at higher elevations, this arrived ... More >>

Scoop Images: Heavenly Skies Over Ohau

Tuesday, 25 March 2003, 9:00 am | Norman Mackay

More images from Norman McKay of the environs of Lake Ohau, the most beautiful mountain village in the world, location of several Lord of The Rings location shoots, and venue for the most remarkable sunsets ever seen. Send feedback to.. Norman Mackay ... More >>

Scoop Images: Lord Of The Rings Country

Tuesday, 15 October 2002, 2:03 pm | Norman Mackay

More images from Norman MacKay the environs of Lake Ohau, the most beautiful mountain village in the world, and the location of several Lord of The Rings location shoots. More >>

Scoop Images: Cool Blue & White Paradise

Thursday, 20 June 2002, 10:08 am | Norman Mackay

Photos taken today in the Lake Ohau area. The amount of snow we have had is really quite vast. Its around the 40cm mark, and in some places its more than that. Its not really melting either because the day time temperatures have only been reaching ... More >>

Scoop Images: Snow Capital Of North Otago

Tuesday, 18 June 2002, 9:44 am | Norman Mackay

We have had about 35 cm's of snow today, and its still snowing here at 11.00pm... All the roads are closed because of the amount of snow that has built up locally. The grader was here earlier today, but you wouldn't know it because of the vast amount ... More >>

Scoop Images: Winter Snows Fall In Ohau

Monday, 17 June 2002, 10:07 am | Norman Mackay

Winter reached us here at Lake Ohau. We woke up this morning to 9 cm of fresh snow, and an outside air temperature of 0 degrees. Its since warmed up to 2C, and there is a bit of a thaw on with everything looking rather soggy. I expect it to freeze ... More >>

Scoop Images: Lady Of The Lake

Monday, 10 June 2002, 10:49 am | Norman Mackay

Images from the oh so beautiful deep south around Lake Ohau. Images by Norm McKay More >>

Scoop Images: The View From The Summit

Monday, 25 February 2002, 6:30 pm | Norman Mackay

I managed a walk up to the summit of that great mountain, Ben Ohau a couple of days ago, and I took some great photos. The weather was great, maybe a little on the hot side, but the skies were beautifully clear. More >>

Scoop Images: Spaniard Grass Over Ohau

Monday, 18 February 2002, 9:44 am | Norman Mackay

More images of the environs of the most photogenic mountain village in the world taken by Norman Mackay . More >>

Scoop Images: Soft Evening Light Over Ohau

Monday, 28 January 2002, 12:02 am | Norman Mackay

Norman writes: “These images were taken this evening from my front garden just as the light was fading. This more than often creates a lovely sky after a hot day with little wind at this time of year.” More >>

Scoop Images: Storm In Lake Ohau's Headwaters

Sunday, 30 December 2001, 11:04 am | Norman Mackay

Images of a storm in the headwaters of Lake Ohau taken by Norman Mackay . More >>

Scoop Images: Empty Lake –-> Full Lake

Friday, 7 December 2001, 7:56 pm | Norman Mackay

I thought you might enjoy a before and after photo of Lake Ohau. We have Had about 100mm of rain in the last five days which has really done wonders for the lake level, which was getting quite low. More >>





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