Story: Light

Sandhills, Te Paki Stream

Sandhills, Te Paki Stream

Some New Zealand photographers have tried to exploit the strong contrasts created by the sharp light. Robin Morrison, one of the foremost photographers in the 1970s and 1980s, liked to evoke abstract patterns in the landscape.

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Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira
Photograph by Robin Morrison

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Courtesy of the Estate of Robin Morrison

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How to cite this page:

Jock Phillips, 'Light - Light and the arts', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/7685/sandhills-te-paki-stream (accessed 24 September 2020)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 12 Jun 2006