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Craig Potton Gallery and Store

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Beautiful photos

Had not heard of Craig Potton before visiting Nelson but we’re glad we stumbled upon the gallery... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
Christchurch, New Zealand
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A treat for the senses

I've long been a fan of Craig Potton's, hanging his pictures on my wall in the US before their... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2017
Wairarapa, New Zealand
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Apr 2, 2018
“Beautiful photos”
Feb 15, 2018
“Free to browse ”
Craig Potton MNZM is New Zealand's leading landscape photographer, a noted conservationist and award-winning publisher. HIs recent work has also included film and television, working as location scout and stills photographer for Lord of the Rings...more
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Had not heard of Craig Potton before visiting Nelson but we’re glad we stumbled upon the gallery. Amazing photographs! Especially loved the photo of the jetty. Would definitely be interested in purchasing something in the future.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

A mixture of paintings and photographs by Craig and other artists. The prices put the works well out 0f the average persons pocket.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed April 12, 2017

I've long been a fan of Craig Potton's, hanging his pictures on my wall in the US before their beauty pulled me to NZ. So, you could say that Craig Potton and I have a history, though I've never met him. This store is a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed December 24, 2015

Craig Potton has been one of New Zealands foremost photographers for a fair few years now and probably has some of the most famous photographs of NZ,s unique scenery to his credit ,for example view his shot of the waterfall being blown back up the...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed December 17, 2015

We have been to his gallery in Arrowtown which has now closed and moved to Nelson. (where Craig Potton lives). The photographs are just stunning. There was also a good range of books and other types of art. Nothing tacky.

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Hawean
Reviewed December 8, 2015 via mobile

I've been buying Craig Potton calendars for years, sending them to my overseas relatives and friends to show off how beautiful NZ is. Craig Potton definitely manages to capture the beauty and essence of NZ. The gallery displays and sells many of his framed and...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank Kiwigirl341
Reviewed March 3, 2015

visited this gallery this morning with my teenage son, was pleasantly surprised by the amazing photographs available to purchase and view, absolutely spectacular, definitely worth visiting

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank Robyn V
Minnie35_10, Owner at Craig Potton Gallery and Store, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2015

Thank you for taking the time to review the Gallery online Robyn. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit, and greatly appreciate your positive comments.

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