Tag Archive: ireland

iReland by iPhone – Part 3 – sUmmer fLora

This next post in my ‘iReland by iPhone’ series features ‘sUmmer fLora’. All photos in this series were taken back in 2011 on an iPhone 4. To find out more about this series… Continue reading

iReland by iPhone – Part 1 – sTone

  My interest in photography as a hobby is relatively recent. If I’m honest, despite being a bit of a ‘gadget’ person, I was always a little intimidated by the jargon of photography… Continue reading

On The March

A fellow photographer recently remarked that taking street photos on a protest march (or indeed a public gathering of any kind) is a bit like shooting fish in bowl. I tend to agree… Continue reading

Faces of Dublin

The photos for this post were taken during a couple of visits to Dublin. The first was in September when I unwittingly encountered a protest march against the introduction of water charges. The… Continue reading

Autumn Arrives

With a few days off work this week, I had my first chance to shoot some of the autumnal colours now emerging. Maybe not quite as vibrant yet as last year’s display but… Continue reading

Mount Usher – Up Close and Personal

I was determined to re-visit Mount Usher Gardens before our glorious Irish summer of 2014 comes to an end. So, armed with just a 105mm macro lens on my camera, I headed off… Continue reading

The Ring of Kerry and Beyond

The Ring of Kerry is a 180-km-long circular tourist route in County Kerry. Clockwise from Killarney it proceeds to Kenmare, then around the Iveragh Peninsula to Killorglin – passing through Sneem, Waterville, Cahersiveen,… Continue reading

Return to Beara

The distinctive Kerry coastline consists of three main peninsulas – the Dingle Peninsula to the north, the central Iveragh Peninsula (which contains the famous ‘Ring of Kerry’) and to the south the Beara… Continue reading

Bray Airshow 2014 – No Planes!

Last Sunday I joined with a group of photographer friends to take photos at the Bray Airshow. Des, our group leader and event organiser, laid down one rule – no photos of airplanes!… Continue reading

An Evening At Kilruddery Estate

Kilruddery Estate, on the southern outskirts of Bray in County Wicklow, is very close to where I live and this week I spent a very pleasant evening there with friends. Our intention was… Continue reading

Duckett’s Grove

A slightly unusual post this time, in that there is only one subject in these photos – Duckett’s Grove in County Carlow. To make matters worse, the photos are all taken pretty much… Continue reading

Muckross Abbey

In my last post I mentioned I would be posting a more focused piece about Muckross Abbey. Well, here it is. In keeping with the nature of this blog, I will be minimising the… Continue reading

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