SHOOTING IDEA: NEW ZEALAND GREAT WALKS

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Walked some of New Zealand’s great walks? Worked as a hut warden? Know some DOC rangers or subcontractors working on the tracks? Now is YOUR time to shine… We haven’t received fresh images of the New Zealand great walks for a while. Time to browse through your folders or book your Great Walk pass!  Submit new / fresh images of your Great Walk experience(s)

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Demographics:

  • Locals
  • Tourists
  • DOC rangers
  • All age groups and ethnicities

Seasons:

  • All 4 seasons
  • All weather conditions

Point of views: 

  • Third party point of view
  • First point of view
  • Selfies
  • From above – aerial
  • With and without people (close up and from afar)

Preparation:

  • Booking: online, at an i-site, through a tour guide
  • At the i-site: talking to staff, reading information, picking up brochures, using the computers, booking a trip
  • Shopping: gear, food etc.
  • Packing a backpack
  • Checking the tent, checking gear

Situations:

  • Writing in the book of intentions
  • Walking, running, kayaking
  • Alpine / Low tide crossings
  • Admiring the view, the nature
  • Discovering the New Zealand flora and fauna
  • Pitching a tent, packing the tent
  • Arriving at the hut, choosing a room and a bed, lying on a hut mattress, enjoying the shared spaces at the hut
  • Preparing food at the campsite or the hut
  • Arriving at a lodge
  • Renting a private bach (where available)
  • Enjoying a private tour, luxury tour, dinner
  • Driving to start the Great Walk, in a shuttle bus, on a water taxi, in a helicopter…

Landscape:

  • Stunning views from up top
  • Pristine beaches

Concepts:

  • Traveling responsibly
  • Being prepared and safe
  • Protecting a fragile ecosystem
  • Living in the moment
  • Finding yourself
  • Relaxing, grounding
  • Ticking off a must do
  • Achieving your goals
  • Surpassing yourself

Stills:

  • Signage:
    • Start of the track, interpretation panels, directions…
    • Security signs, fire bans,
    • Pest control, trapping information…
    • Funny: Do not feed the weka, other…
  • Flat of gear taken to go tramping
  • Flora / Fauna


THE NZ GREAT WALKS:

 

 

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The photonewzealand team.