"Staying a few days in the Rangitikei surprised me just how beautiful this area actually is. As I drove around this bend in the road, the sun suddenly burst through a gap in the clouds, adding an extra dose of gold to this kowhai tree. And the cows posed graciously!"
Equipment: 60Mp Phase One DB + Mamiya AFD 645 + 80mm lens
Exposure: 1/80 sec @ f16 ISO 400
Location: near Mt. Pukeokahu, Rangitikei district.