by Patrick O'Brien
In 2007 I came off the road for twelve months’ post-graduate study (photojournalism) and took rooms above Le plonk wine bar in Manchester Street, Christchurch, New Zealand. Le plonk no longer exists — it was destroyed, along with much of Central Christchurch, in an earthquake on 22 February, 2011. This is a favourite shot of my former diggs. It captures Scott, the bar manager. Scott made good coffee . . .
● The garage sale