New Zealand: Untouched Landscapes is a fresh and strikingly beautiful collection of landscape photographs that have been captured throughout the county by professional photographer, Petr Hlavacek. From our most iconic locations to harder-to-access and protected areas, New Zealand: Untouched Landscapes presents the pristine and diverse landscapes of this country, often from a new perspective.
Petr’s photography is motivated by the opportunity to promote greater public awareness of our fragile landscapes, a landscape he is passionate about protecting. Petr Hlavacek is an important new talent among New Zealand landscape photographers.
Petr Hlavacek is a photographer with a strong affection for New Zealand's landscapes. Originally from the Czech Republic, he arrived in New Zealand in 2001, and has been photographing this country since, building an impressive reputation for his richly coloured and beautifully composed landscapes. Petr's photographs have featured in magazines such as New Zealand Geographic, Wilderness, D-Photo, Photoshop Use, and in his book South: Photographs from the South Island of New Zealand. Petr founded the image library NZIcescapes Images, and runs a photographic gallery in Whataroa, South Westland, where he lives with his partner.