Discarded fishing tackle

Discarded fishing tackle

Fishing tackle, nets, and even a gas cylinder rest against a wall near Allihies Beach in West Cork.

I saw all this stuff just sitting there, looking all out of place in a field.

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Aperture ƒ/5
Camera Canon EOS 20D
Focal length 10mm
ISO 100
Shutter speed 1/60s

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8 Comments

  1. Grannymar Reply

    Hi Donncha,

    I never realised fishing baskets were so colourful.

    http://grannymar.com/blog

  2. Donncha Reply

    Thanks Grannymar! It was a nice surprise to find them in that field. Could be still there I guess, but I won’t be going anywhere near there for quite a while again. Too long a drive for a day trip unfortunately.

    http://inphotos.org/

  3. jedrzej Reply

    Hi Donncha

    Colours work nice in contrast with the sky :)
    I’ll be passing through Allihies tomorrow, so maybe I’ll be able to locate the baskets as well. Cheers!

    http://venividi.ie

  4. Simon Martin Reply

    Nice. Donncha, for some reason my photos aren’t appearing on http://irishphotographers.org/, only some kind of placeholder – did I do something wrong??

    http://figmentation.my-expressions.com/

  5. b derek Reply

    Wish i was on top of the basket when i got layed.

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  6. breeding discus fish Reply

    Hi,

    I agree with you all that fishing tackle, nets, and even a gas cylinder are so colorful. And with a little bit of creativity we can create another thing from them.

    Cheers,
    Joseph Adams

  7. Dave Jackson Reply

    Love the pictures – especially the ones of beach areas – seems you have a nack for capturing the wave action. Just beautiful. Thanks for the great work.

    Dave

    http://www.threebestbeaches.com/

  8. Matt Reply

    i do love these pics, my grandad used to be a fisherman round these parts, bet his old tackle is there somewhere lol.

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