When the Cows come Home
The fortified city stands desolate, an abandoned settlement, forsaken like the desert; there the calves graze, there they lie down; they strip its branches bare.
Here's another take on the Ponatahi house near Carterton. I think I prefer this one with a more interesting angle and closer up, but let me know what you think too!
In the past I have always gone for vibrant natural colours but for these it seemed much more fitting for a bit of desaturation to give it a sense of story.