To film or not to film - that is the question
The author was able to secure a number of filming opportunities during his recent research trip to New Zealand.
He filmed a re-enactment of Hongi Hika's travels to England in 1820, on board the R. Tucker Thompson vessel, courtesy of the R. Tucker Thompson Trust. http://tucker.co.nz/
He also filmed his research trip to view He Whakaputanga o te Rangatiratanga O Niu Tireni and Te Tiriti o Waitangi at the He Tohu Exhibition courtesy of the National Library, Wellington. https://natlib.govt.nz/he-tohu