Yes, I finally got back up there to get this shot. If you look carefully, you can see the festival gathering.
along the way up the Ridoubt, you will come across this little patch of Bamboo. The Cows love the shade down there.
Need I say more. Yes, this really was taken from the Urinal just behind the shearer's quarters.
15 second exposure, and yes, it was night time - but the camera sees all by moonlight.
It's not Africa (believe it or not). It's Wainuiomata.
This is actually about 8 photos "stitched" together to give a panorama of close to 180 degrees.