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On the streets of Auckland City...June 9th 2007

AUCKLAND CITY... June 9th 2007 was, Auckland Photo Day, within a 24 hour period anyone can take a photo within Auckland and submit it into a competition. Two friends and I took to the streets... so here I present to you some colourful shots of places, things, and people of our city.

Some info on New Zealand.

GEOGRAPHY
Area: 270,500 sq. km.; about the size of Colorado.
Cities (December 2006): Capital--Wellington (450,600). Other cities--Auckland (1,237,239), Christchurch (338,748), Hamilton (130,000).
Terrain: Highly varied, from snowcapped mountains to lowland plains.
Climate: Temperate to subtropical.


PEOPLE
Nationality: New Zealander(s).
Population (2006): 4,181,175.
Annual growth rate (December 2006): 1.1%.
Ethnic groups: European 67.6%, Maori 14.6%, other Polynesian 6.5%, Asian 9.2%.
Religions: Anglican 15.2%, Roman Catholic 12.6%, Presbyterian 10.8%.
Languages: English, Maori, New Zealand Sign Language.
Education: Years compulsory--ages 6-16. Attendance--100%. Literacy--99%.
Health: Infant mortality rate (December 2006)--5.1/1,000. Life expectancy (December 2006)--males 76.3 yrs., females 82.3 yrs.
Work force (December 2006, 1.16 million): Services and government--59%; manufacturing and construction--32%; agriculture, forestry, fisheries, and mining--8.9%.

Aucklands Autumn.jpg Building Reflections.jpg Three Buildings.jpg The time in Auckland 2.jpg
The time in Auckland 1.jpg The Time in  Auckland.jpg Queens Arcade.jpg Maori Chiefs Head. in bronze Downtown Auckland.jpg
Young ethnic girl. Waterfront Auckland.jpg Taking a nap on the waterfront.jpg Punk 3.jpg Punk
Mr. Cool In communication.jpg Go ALL BLACKS .jpg Fortune Teller.jpg
Waterfront Post.jpg Please dont rain.jpg Petrol Saver.jpg Outside a Chinese Resturant.jpg
City Sign.jpg City Planter.jpg Building Art 3.jpg Building Art 1.jpg
Building Art.jpg Building Art 2.jpg Go Auckland.jpg The way to the gallery.jpg
Time for a new one.jpg The Cup is OURS.jpg The New and the OLD 1.jpg Reflected City Building.jpg
Making way for the new.jpg Tonnes of Steel.jpg Road Closed.jpg Construction Worker 4 Auckland City.jpg
Construction Worker 3 Auckland City.jpg Construction Worker 2 Auckland City.jpg Consruction Work Auckland City.jpg Hug a Pole a day.jpg
Hey Lady. Im over here .jpg 3  Crazy Photographers.jpg Spectator 2.jpg Spectator.jpg
Showman in Aotea Square.jpg Showman  in Aotea Square Showman 3 in Aotea Square.jpg Showman 4 in Aotea Square.jpg
Showman 5 in Aotea Square.jpg Showman 7.jpg Cant live with out dem phones What we see on the streets.jpg
Time for a read on Queen Street.jpg Pretty Asian Girl. Mr Cool.jpg Mmm Tastes good mmm sounds good.jpg
Hes Happy.jpg Hangin out in Queen Street.jpg City life 2.jpg City Art 12.jpg
City Art 11.jpg City Art 10.jpg City Art 9.jpg City Art 8.jpg
Art Auckland.jpg Auckland Parking Lot.jpg City Art.jpg City Art 2.jpg
City Art 3.jpg City Art 4.jpg City Art 5.jpg City Art 6.jpg