Events Attending in 2019

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January – Cosplay Photo Festival (in Feb) March – Cubadupa April – Wellington Armageddon May – June – Christchurch Armageddon July- October – Auckland Armageddon – tbc November – December

What’s been happening

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Gung hay fat choy! It’s Chinese New Year, we are now in the Year of the Pig. Over here at Capturing Heartbeats, it’s the starting of the New Calendar year for me. I will be attending and shooting the Chinese New Year celebrations at the TSB Bank Arena. Check out for the full programme. … Read More

Minmei from Macross

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When I found out that @noodlescosplay was wearing Minmei (Japanese: リン・ミンメイ or in Cantonese: 鈴明美 ) to Auckland Armageddon, the kid inside me melted. A big Macross fan from back in the day – I watched the Cantonese dub. I HAD to get a few images. There was #yummylight in the courtyard, I retouched in … Read More

Pre-Geddon Cosplay Meetup

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With a Blistery Spring the meetup was moved back into the Courtyard at the Reading Mall. A small gathering to catchup and chat about the last few days before some of the group heads up to Auckgeddon. For me I was Crunching my head over some different lighting techniques where there was no Sun. View … Read More

Salsa Magic Performance Spring 18

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Salsa Magic – Latin Dance School held their Spring Showcase at Prefab – Eatery & Events Prefab Hall, here’s a selection of images from the Performance. Visit the gallery here Salsa Magic – Latin Dance School held their Spring Showcase at Prefab – Eatery & Events Prefab Hall, here's a selection of images from the Performance. #salsa #dance … Read More

Wellington Childern Hospital Street Appeal

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Couple of weeks ago, braving the changeable weather the #Wellington #cosplayers went out to help with the Wellington Children’s Hospital Street Appeal hosted by the Wellington Hospitals Foundation. I could not resist to head down to say hello to friends and capture candids and photos during today. Please give generously to our collectors or donate … Read More

A quick update from me…

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Hello, I’m back from a short holiday in Singapore, no doubt a bunch of photos will be coming in future posts from there. A few photos have appeared on the facebook page. Since back home, I have covered a party on Saturday and Chinese Opera on Monday, going to Call to Arms this Saturday and … Read More

Helios 44

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Just got this last month plus the adapter. Running this currently for my art projects. This is definitely slowed me down and it feels I have more input as I create the image. This is a manual only lense designed for flare as it does not have any flare coating and funky circular bohke. Technically, … Read More