Taranaki Gallery

Fine Art Landscapes Taranaki Gallery New Zealand.

Fine Art Landscapes Taranaki Gallery New Zealand

Following a life time ambition to have his own gallery, Peter has now opened his fine art landscape Taranaki gallery in the beautiful and diverse Taranaki region of New Zealand under the stunning backdrop of Mount Taranaki.
Over the last four months Peter has been touring both the South and North Islands scouting great back country locations during Autumn, for prints for the gallery and Peters soon to be announced photographic tours.
Peters tours are available for one on one or group landscape photographic tuition, be it a 5 hour day trip in Taranaki or longer, he can customize a tour to where ever for as long as you wish from beginners up to advanced photographers.
Peters prints are printed proudly here in Taranaki by Derek Hughes from Derek’s Darkroom for optimum quality, Derek has been servicing the area for over 30 years and is well respected in the photographic community in the Taranaki region.
Due to the remoteness & off beaten track of Peters locations he also offers his knowledge & services to the film industry, Hollywood as a location scout.
Add this blog to your favorites Peter will be posting new work on a regular basis there will be handy hints videos for all realms of photography stay tuned.
Peter is also shooting Commercial Advertising,Fine Art Portrait & Wedding Photography so call into the gallery 37 Devon St East New Plymouth  or give Peter a call on 0278000856.Int +64 278000856 he’s only to happy to help.

Landscape Photography;
Growing up in a rural environment, Peter’s passion for landscapes and photography developed at an early age. His earliest photographic memory begins beneath a threatening charcoal sky, his mother’s Box Brownie pressed firmly to his eye framing a hillside gravel road. Peter released the shutter and captured the intensity that only mother nature can muster the negative may be lost but the positive implications can now be witnessed some decades later.
Peter has had several solo exhibitions with Monart Studio & Gallery in Dalkeith where he was exclusive to, he has also exhibited at the Stock Exchange Plaza and the Bankwest Tower in Perth.
He has also exhibited in all 5 of the Masters exhibitions including fellow master photographers  Anna Bombardieri, David Brittain, Janet Craig, Geoff Fisher, Angeline Hazebroek, Tony Hewitt, Greg Hocking, Nick Melidonis,Garry Sarre, Richard Syme, Lyn Whitfield-King & none other than Richard Woldendorp.
His Landscapes have been published in Australia,The U.S.A and Europe.
Photographic Tours with One on One Tuition;
Peter can customize a Photographic Tour with one on one tuition for your requirements be it a one day tour in the Taranaki region or a weeks or more tour of both the north and south islands of New Zealand.
Peters tours are depicted by the weather and he will take you to places that will give you the best results for the genre of photography you are interested in, seascapes,mountain views and off the beaten track to name a few.
Get a group together Peter can accommodate groups as small as two and as large as six this way he can help each person one on equally with tuition throughout the tour.
Commercial Advertising Photography;
Peter has worked on commercial campaigns for a diverse range of clientele from Creative advertising agencies Brand One, Luminosity, Xstrata mining Australia, Ngarda civil mining services in conjunction with BHP Billiton & Rio Tinto, Leighton Contractors, Barminco mining  in conjunction with Western Areas mining, Zorzi Builders, Museo hair body & health, Gourmet Foods Australia, RGC Mineral Sands to the Oka Motor Company, who manufacture rugged vehicles for the mining and tourism industries, to name a few.
Peter is very experienced in aerial photography having worked many hours from helicopters & light aircraft for many companies one of which was Xstrata mining Australia, shooting the largest newly commissioned Vanadium Mine in the Southern Hemisphere.
Fine Art Portrait Photography;
Peters exceptional award winning portrait photography is the result of meticulous planning, unique locations, timing for golden afternoon light and the style and quality of a true professional who is as passionate about his photography as you are about your images. Peter has been creating timeless portraits for his clients, full of fun, laughter and tenderness for over 35 years.
Get in early and book a Creative Portrait Photography session in Taranaki New Zealand today.
Peter will be only to happy to discuss and tailor make a portrait photography package and session that suits your needs where it be in the comfort of your own property or one of the many exquisite locations in Peters repertoire.
Wedding Photography;
Capturing the memories of your special day could be one of your most valued investments you make as a couple, so it is essential to make the right choice in wedding photography to guarantee your satisfaction
Peter’s exceptional award winning wedding photography is the result of meticulous planning, unique locations, timing for golden afternoon light and the style and quality of a true professional who is as passionate about his photography as you are about your marriage.
On your wedding day Peter will capture unique candid images with a minimum of fuss and absolutely no disruption to the flow of proceedings.
Peter has exceptional ability to also shoot very stylized glamorous, romantic photographs, as one would expect of one of Australia’s leading Master Photographers.