Editor’s note: CALIFORNIAN ELISABETH BRENTANO is racking up the followers on Instagram, and for good reason. In this piece she shares her insight into some of her most liked shots. You can follow her on Instagram here.
I’ve been dying to see the lone tree at Lake Wanaka in New Zealand for quite some time now. Even though I had to wake up at 3:30am, I was thrilled to venture out to this beautiful and serene spot this morning. The cherry on top was watching a mama duck and her four little ducklings scramble out from under the tree and hop, one by one, into the water just before the sun peaked over the mountains.