As many of you will know, earlier this year I spent a few months travelling solo around New Zealand. What a powerful way to kick-start the year, and a very deep and personal inner journey too! That inner journey is still ongoing and very raw, and though I have already shared some of that with… Read More New Zealand: South Island Highlights
New Zealand is an extraordinary place for an adventure. Between the lovely people and stunning landscapes, it is impossible not to fall in love with it. I did A LOT of travelling around both islands over the last few months, and there is so much to rave about! But, here are my top 5 highlights from the North… Read More New Zealand: North Island Highlights
I am really excited to announce that Lucy Sheridan and Jo Westwood, authors of #HigherSelfie (Hay House), have included a piece of my writing in the launch of their new online platform. Check it out here: #NOFILTER NECESSARY: MEDITATIVE NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY BY ALEXANDRA PAYNE I am very proud to be a part of this new… Read More #HigherSelfie & Me!
I just wanted to share a few pictures that I have taken over the last couple of days that show us just how beautiful our country of England is, but also remind us to be mindfully present to that beauty at all times. When finishing work on Tuesday, I could have just driven straight home… Read More Mindfulness and Presence
Perhaps you could say focusing on a leaf is the same as focusing your mind on a meditative mantra, or that following the winding, lofty boughs of a tree with your eyes is the same as contemplating a mandala. … Read More Meditative Nature Photography