Video of the week #4

Yosemite HD from Project Yosemite on Vimeo. First things first, make sure you watch this video in full screen and make sure HD is turned on. You won’t want to miss this. It is taking a slightly different direction from my past few videos but it’s good to have a range, right? It is a […]

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Video of the week #3

This is one of the first stand out videos that I stumbled across on You Tube. It’s shot in stunning HD and some of the camera work is pretty special. This video comes after Danny MacAskill’s first called ‘Inspired Bicycles’, only this time he has the help of Red Bull. The video featured here is […]

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Skydiving in Abel Tasman

In the town of Motueka there happens to be an airfield. One of the options at the airfield is to take a flight in a stunt plane in which you actually get the chance to take over the controls for a brief period. A friend took this option and I was told it was a […]

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Video of the Week #2

Following on from last weeks theme I’ve chosen to share another extreme video about airborne activities! This video has been filmed on the amazing Go Pro HD Hero camera. The video basically shows some of the amazing footage of Jeb Corliss and Roberta Mancino flying in wingsuits and base jumping. It’s another video which astonished […]

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Sandboarding in New Zealand

Sandboarding on New Zealand’s North Island The principle was you grab your swimsuit, grab a body board and catch the boat over to the sand dunes. Once there you all trudge up the sand dune (which believe me was hard work on a hot summers day). Then you grab the edges of your body board, […]

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Video of the week #1

For the first ever video of the week I’ve chosen this video which is probably one of the most insane things I’ve ever watched, it makes my hairs stand on end. The video itself is a trailer for a documentary titled, I believe I can fly: Flight of the Frenchies.¬†Judging by the trailer, it’s well […]

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Bay of Islands

The Bay of Islands is situated at the top of the North Island of New Zealand. It’s made up of many islands of different sizes. It’s a popular tourist destination and is well-known for fishing and sailing. For 100 NZ dollars (about ¬£45 at the time) we went for a days sailing. The sun was […]

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