Bungee jump off a bridge. Fly a helicopter toward a sheer mountain wall. Paddle frothing white water. Tim Cahill explores New Zealand's South Island, the undisputed home to all activities energized. Photograph by Peter McBride
After a long day of kayaking, I sat by the shore at Doubtful Sound near the bottom of the South Island and fought off armies of black flies until the sunset left this striking reflection. —Contributing Photographer Peter McBride
Get Technical Camera: Nikon D2x Lens: Nikon 17-55mm Shutter Speed and Aperture: 1/15 @ f/8 at 400 iso.