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The Block NZ – Reality TV or Advertising Campaign

The Block NZ - Reality TV or Advertising Campaign It seemed to me to be a carefully rehearsed and well scripted Advertising/PR campaign ! Don't get me wrong though, I watched most episodes and I quite enjoyed it. And I certainly felt like I got to know the four couples. But was it a DIY "Reality" show ? ... I'm not so sure. Perhaps I'm being cynical but I had...

Fashion Week

Fashion Week As the 2012 NZ Fashion week comes to an end the talk is "Will there be another ?". It would be a shame to see another opportunity to showcase our city fall by the wayside. These type of events attract interest from all walks of life, both on and off shore. With the increase in expected growth of Auckland we need to encourage people to use the facilities...

The Auckland Plan good news for developers ?

The Auckland Plan - good news for developers ? The Auckland Plan from the recently formed Auckland Council holds many possibilities for developers. The 30 year plan estimates Auckland’s population could grow by 1 million people over the next 30 years, and outlines strategies to deal with this growth. It cites the future of Auckland will include ten metropolitan centres including Albany, Takapuna, Westgate, Henderson, New Lynn, Newmarket, Sylvia Park,...

Mobile Website

Mobile Website We have a new mobile website up and running. Tested mostly on an iPhone so far, but hopefully works for others too!Will be adding an auto-detection and redirection  soon. just visit   http://m.kiwivision.co.nz  on your smartphone to see what it looks like

What are QR codes ?

What are QR codes ?QR code for www.kiwivision.co.nz You will see on the right side of the screen, down by our physical address, a "QR code" which is short for Quick Reference code.  This particular code, if you have an app installed on your smartphone , will load up our location on google maps (to save writing down our address). These codes have been around for quite some time. Originally...

GPS and the Volvo Ocean Race

GPS and the Volvo Ocean Race A Photo of the NZ boat "Camper" in the Viaduct Harbour, Auckland. Taken Friday 12th March 2012. Visit the official website to follow the race here GPS is used by these ocean racing boats to locate themselves and navigate their way to the next stop. GPS is also used extensively in Land Surveying, although it does have some limitations in comparison to the "state-of-the-art"...

Elevations

ElevationsAs well as Detailed Topographical Surveys, Kiwi Vision can also provide accurate building elevations. Using the latest Leica Reflectorless Total Station combined with custom software these elevations can be produced in a fraction of the time (and cost) than was previously possible. Patterns and shading from photos can then be applied to the elevations to give a more realistic representation of the building.