I’ve was lucky enough to call Mount Maunganui home for a few years, and I’ve photographed Mauao (“The Mount“) many times from Moturiki Island, but I haven’t spent a lot of time exploring the island itself as a subject.
The island has a lot of history, including at one stage being a huge water park called Leisure Island, complete with water slides. It’s hard to imagine, as it’s covered in trees these days. I made this image one night while exploring the beach. It’s almost unrecognisable from this angle, which I kind of like, as finding a new perspective on a popular location is always a challenge for a landscape photographer.
You can download this free high-resolution desktop background by entering your email address below. It will look great on any device or screen from your smartphone or tablet to your laptop or large retina display. It can aslo be purchased as a print.
DOWNLOAD YOUR WALLPAPER
ENTER YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS TO UNLOCK THE FREE WALLPAPER
LEARN HOW TO TAKE SHARPER PHOTOS
Grab the free eBook and learn the techniques and camera settings that will help you come home with more razor-sharp photos.
You have Successfully Subscribed!