Shaun Jeffers is the award winning photographer from Auckland who famously photographs the Hobbiton™ Movie Set, thrilling Lord of the Rings fans. Shaun’s specialised skill in commercial tourism and landscape photography landed him champion of the prestigious ‘New Zealand Geographic Landscape Photographer of the Year.’ He may be from England, but you’d think he was a born Kiwi with his expert knowledge of New Zealand. Shaun is a captivating storyteller with a talent for bringing to life fictional worlds and uncovering the very best of New Zealand. His trips are uniquely adventure-packed — just like him!

Shaun's Trips

Shaun's Escapes

Interview with Shaun Jeffers

"I love going to work everyday. Long before I was a photographer, I really wanted to go and see New Zealand. It’s sort of come full circle."

Images by Shaun

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