The Wild West Coast Proofsheet

A Photo Gallery By Peter Righteous

The West Coast of New Zealand's South Island has a great reputation for rugged scenery, sweeping vistas and unique wildlife.

serenity
serenity
beach strata
beach strata
crashing waves
crashing waves
beach strata
beach strata
crashing waves
crashing waves
He's sitting on my car!
He's sitting on my car!
New Zealand stream
New Zealand stream
New Zealand stream
New Zealand stream
New Zealand stream
New Zealand stream


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Caption List:

Photo 1. Five smooth stones balance on a rock at a West Coast beach, South Island, New Zealand

Photo 2. Eroded rock strata are exposed during low tide at a West Coast beach, South Island, New Zealand. The erosion leaves thousands of rock pools, creating a unique tidal marine ecosystem.

Photo 3. crashing waves. A slow shutter seed captures a wave crashing onto rocks during low tide at a West Coast beach, South Island, New Zelaand

Photo 4. Eroded rock strata are exposed during low tide at a West Coast beach, South Island, New Zealand. The erosion leaves thousands of rock pools, creating a unique tidal marine ecosystem.

Photo 5. A slow shutter seed captures a wave crashing onto rocks during low tide at a West Coast beach, South Island, New Zelaand

Photo 6. The Otira Viaduct carries traffic safely over a large slip in the Southern Alps near Arthus Pass, Westland, New Zealand

Photo 7. . New Zealand alpine parrot, the Kea, Nestor notabilis,sitting on a car at Arthur's Pass National Park, to the delight of tourists

Photo 8. A farm worker herds a mob of sheep along a back road on the West Coast, New Zealand

Photo 9. A cheeky New Zealand alpine parrot, the Kea, Nestor notabilis,sitting on a car at Arthur's Pass National Park, to the delight of tourists

Photo 10. A slow shutter speed captures water cascading down Beehives Creek on the West Coast, South Island, New Zealand

Photo 11. A snow-fed New Zealand stream flows through Arthur's Pass in the South Island, New Zealand

Photo 12. A New Zealand stream flows through a patch of beech forest in Westland, New Zealand