Tormentina dancing on North Wharf in front of The Kestrel, a 1905 double ended Waitemata Harbour Ferry, currently under restoration.  North Wharf, Wynyard Quarter, Waterfront Auckland  (Photo © 2013 Somira Sao)  

José drinking yerba mate in the kitchen of Señora Andretti, Estancia Puesto Chacabucu, Lago San Martin - ARGENTINA (Photo © 2011 Somira Sao)

José Curennao, Estancia San Jorgé, Santa Cruz Region - ARGENTINA. (Photo © 2010 Somira Sao)

My first season of waking up to these stunning & dramatic mountains.  This was one of the first mornings peeking out of my tent that made me fall in love with this magical place.  Sunrise over Fitz & Cerro Torre, El Chalten - ARGENTINA.  (Photo © 2008 Somira Sao)

Lago General Carerra, Region de Aysén - CHILE.  (Photo © 2008 Somira Sao)

Punta Bandera, Parque Nacional Los Glaciares, Provincia de Santa Cruz, ARGENTINA.  (Photo © 2011 Somira Sao)

Sara Gloria, Fishing Boats, Puerto Natales - CHILE.  (Photo © 2010 Somira Sao)

Cuernos y Torre, Parque Nacional Torres del Paine, Patagonia - CHILE.  (Photo © 2011 Somira Sao)

Maria Gabriela Segura, Argentinian mountain guide, El Chalten, Parque Nacional Los Glaciares - ARGENTINA.  (Photo © 2011 Somira Sao)

My Pink Flamingo, Tierra del Fuego - CHILE.  (Photo © 2011 Somira Sao)