It was the pigs of George Orwell’s Animal Farm who proclaimed that “all animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others”. Pigs are similarly… Read more "But They Can Die"
From the window of #55, an informed eye studies the moody skies above the central courtyard. Glenn's 1972 Christmas present - The World Encyclopedia of the Film… Read more "Traces of Time"
Perhaps there was some kind of neuroscience at play in this choice of images - SpongeBob SquarePants meets the lost city of Atlantis - for a mural… Read more "Man With Short Arms"
Prisons have existed on this site for nearly a century. For the duration of the Second World War, conscientious objectors were detained here. In the 1950’s the… Read more "Out Of Bounds"
Another victim of the earthquakes, this historic wartime island was once used as a quarantine station, Maori fortification and a defence against Russian attacks. On arrival and after a…… Read more “New Zealand’s Island Fortress”
The information I had surrounding this location sounded almost mythological, an abandoned North Korean prison movie set in Queenstown? Since access to the mountain had been closed for the…… Read more “North Korea in New Zealand”
After 30 years of decay this abandoned prison camp is barely recognisable as a prison anymore, this was a quick, fun early morning explore of a prison…… Read more “WAIKUNE”