Sisson Photography http://www.sisson.co.nz/ The latest news. Folklore Store Clyde is Now Open! http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/folklore-store-clyde-is-now-open <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/Folklore-Exterior11.jpg" alt="** NO NEW ZEALAND POSTCARD OR SOUVENIR LICENCING PERMITTED **" /> We are super excited to announce the opening of Folklore Store in Clyde Historic village! Mon, 19 Dec 2016 14:35:00 GMT The Sisson Gallery is Underway! http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/the-sisson-gallery-is-underway <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/Sisson Clyde Gallery-framing14.jpg" alt="" /> Construction our new Gallery is well underway in the Clyde Historic Precinct! Thu, 14 Jul 2016 14:42:00 GMT 2016 New Zealand Calendars - Now Shipping! http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/2016-new-zealand-calendars-now-shipping <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/sisson_2016-calendar 3x2 copy.jpg" alt="The sisson New Zealand landscape photography 2016 Calendar is now available for shipping." /> Our 2016 New Zealand Calendar is now shipping. Order yours today - quantities are strictly limited! Tue, 03 Nov 2015 19:50:00 GMT Check Out Our Website! Love Lightroom Presets http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/check-out-our-website-love-lightroom-presets <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/blog teaser.jpg" alt="Love Lightroom Presets - professional landscape presets for Adobe Lightroom" /> Great news! Sarah has just launched Love Lightroom Presets - home to a huge catalogue of Adobe Lightroom presets that will transform your landscape photography! Thu, 27 Aug 2015 12:00:00 GMT New Images | Wharariki Beach, Golden Bay New Zealand http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/new-images-wharariki-beach-golden-bay-new-zealand <img src="" alt="" /> We have just added new landscape photos from Wharariki Beach to our Nelson & Golden Bay image gallery. Check out these new shots in this blog post! Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:00:00 GMT New Images | Queenstown, New Zealand http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/new-images-queenstown-new-zealand <img src="" alt="" /> We have just added new landscape photos from the Queenstown region to our Queenstown image gallery. Preview some of these new shots in this blog post! Sun, 22 Feb 2015 13:00:00 GMT New Images | Punakaiki, Paparoa National Park http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/new-images-punakaiki-paparoa-national-park <img src="" alt="" /> Check out our new images from Punakaiki, Paparoa National Park. Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:59:00 GMT New Postcard | Lake Matheson Reflection http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/new-postcard-lake-matheson-reflection <img src="" alt="" /> (New) New Zealand postcard! This lovely shot of the love-a-licicious view from Lake Matheson is now available for sisson postcard fans worldwide via the webstore! Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:59:00 GMT New Postcard | Lone Moeraki Boulder http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/new-postcard-lone-moeraki-boulder <img src="" alt="" /> This is another new postcard that is hitting the shelves this summer - Lone Moeraki Boulder. Available for sisson postcard fans worldwide via the webstore! Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:59:00 GMT New Postcard | Queenstown sunrise reflections http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/new-postcard-queenstown-sunrise-reflections <img src="" alt="" /> Another new one for all you sisson postcard fans! Sunrise reflections over The Remarkables Mountain Range, Queenstown. Sun, 07 Sep 2014 16:59:00 GMT New Postcard | Mitre Peak Reflections http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/new-postcard-mitre-peak-reflections <img src="" alt="" /> Great news sisson postcard fans! We are adding new postcards to the website to the range this summer - we will be sharing these on the blog over the next week or so. Sun, 07 Sep 2014 16:59:00 GMT Northward Bound! ((soon)(ish)) http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/northward-bound-soon-ish <img src="" alt="" /> Can we finally get ourselves to the North Island? It's dubious, but heres hoping... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:59:00 GMT Our new eBook, Loving Landscapes, launches! http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/our-new-ebook-loving-landscapes-launches <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/lovinglandscapes_300x250.jpg" alt="Loving Landscapes EBook - a guide to landscape photography workflow and post-processing" /> Our new eBook launches today! Loving Landscapes is a comprehensive guide to Landscape photography post-production and digital workflow. Download your copy today! Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:49:00 GMT Why you should use a polarizer for landscape photography http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/why-you-should-use-a-polarizer-for-landscape-photography <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/yellow saturation.jpg" alt="" /> Polarizers transform landscape images. Learn the advantages of using this simple filter on your landscape photography... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:46:00 GMT Are expensive polarizers better than cheap polarisers? http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/are-expensive-polarizers-better-than-cheap-polarisers <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/teaser.jpg" alt="" /> Are cheap polarizers shot-wreckers? We test a 'cheap' Marumi circular polariser against a top of the line German Heliopan - the results may surprise you... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:57:00 GMT (Sorry) you still need a tripod for landscape photography http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/sorry-you-still-need-a-tripod-for-landscape-photography <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/tripod-1.jpg" alt="Why you need to use a tripod for landscape photography" /> Do you still need to use a tripod for landscape photography. I'm afraid so... Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:35:00 GMT How to use a GND filter http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/how-to-use-a-gnd-filter <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/gnd1.jpg" alt="" /> This image was made possible by using a Graduated Neutral Density (GND) filter. Learn when and how to use a GND to improve your landscape photography... Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:56:00 GMT Why we still recommend a DSLR for Landscape Photography http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/why-we-still-recommend-a-dslr-for-landscape-photography <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/sony a7r mirrorless camera.jpg" alt="" /> The DSLR's days may be numbered but this venerable format still has plenty of life left in it. Read why we think DSLR remains the best option for serious landscape photography... Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:07:00 GMT Do you really need that expensive lens? http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/do-you-really-need-that-expensive-lens <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/nikon-70-200-f2-8.jpg" alt="" /> Do you really need top of the line super-fast lenses for landscape photography? We don't think so... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 12:46:00 GMT We're Back! http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/we-re-back <img src="" alt="" /> Happy New Year! (in April) Where have we been? What have we been up to? The answers; nowhere and plenty... Read all about it! Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:56:00 GMT How to choose a GND filter http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/how-to-choose-a-gnd-filter <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/GND filters-before-after.jpg" alt="" /> Read our advice for buying Graduated Neutral Density GND filters for landscape photography... Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:56:00 GMT The Wolves are Coming - Monochrome Statues at the Hills, Queenstown http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/the-wolves-are-coming-monochrome-statues-at-the-hills-queenstown <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/sisson_the-hills-2.jpg" alt="The Wolves are coming, Sculpture, The Hills Golf Course, Queenstown" /> Keeping the wolves from the door.... Wed, 18 Dec 2013 15:16:00 GMT Today's Beautiful Photo of New Zealand | Aoraki/Mt Cook and Lake Pukaki http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/today-s-beautiful-photo-of-new-zealand-aoraki/mt-cook-and-lake-pukaki <img src="" alt="" /> What do studio shots and this mountain have in common? Tue, 17 Dec 2013 14:36:00 GMT Today's New Zealand Photo | Lego Girl at Lake Dunstan http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/today-s-new-zealand-photo-lego-girl-at-lake-dunstan <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/DSC_00502.jpg" alt="" /> It's Variety Week here on the Sisson Blog - right through to Christmas Eve. The first random rickshaw off the rank is Lego Girl by Jack! Mon, 16 Dec 2013 11:17:00 GMT Today's Beautiful Picture and Thought for the Day http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/today-s-beautiful-picture-and-thought-for-the-day <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/summer teaser.jpg" alt="" /> Ooh ya got that feeling...the holidays are a coming.... Sun, 15 Dec 2013 22:33:00 GMT Today's Beautiful New Zealand Travel Destination | Archway Islands, Wharariki Beach http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/today-s-beautiful-new-zealand-travel-destination-archway-islands-wharariki-beach <img src="" alt="" /> This spot ticks all the boxes for an outdoor family adventure AND a photography paradise! Thu, 12 Dec 2013 13:17:00 GMT Today's Picture of Beautiful New Zealand | Mount Egmont / Taranaki http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/today-s-picture-of-beautiful-new-zealand-mount-egmont/taranaki <img src="" alt="" /> Is this mountain for real? I'm pleased to report that the answer is yes... Wed, 11 Dec 2013 17:13:00 GMT Woohoo! Faster Broadband is Here! http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/woohoo-faster-broadband-is-here <img src="/images/dmImage/ThumbnailImage/Screen Shot 2013-12-12 at 12.35.48 pm1.png" alt="" /> Faster broadband has finally arrived on our rural road - it's nearly all good news... Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:16:00 GMT Today's Beautiful Image of New Zealand | Lenticular Cloud Reflected in Lake Pukaki http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/today-s-beautiful-image-of-new-zealand-lenticular-cloud-reflected-in-lake-pukaki <img src="" alt="" /> I've been busy stitching....a large panoramic of Todd's that is! Tue, 10 Dec 2013 12:53:00 GMT Today's Photo of Beautiful New Zealand | Misty Morning Sunrise - Castle Hill http://www.sisson.co.nz/blog/today-s-photo-of-beautiful-new-zealand-misty-morning-sunrise-castle-hill <img src="" alt="" /> Sunrise through the mist at Castle Hill Station, Canterbury. Click to see this image larger along with some more gems from this misty morn :-) Mon, 09 Dec 2013 10:04:00 GMT