Cork

2007-10-20-7357-m

Lollipops and Ants

Discarded confectionery at the football grounds in Cobh around 7 years ago. *Lick* Aperture ƒ/5.6 Camera Canon EOS 20D Focal length 20mm ISO 100 Shutter speed 1/200s

2011-08-25-6798-m

Clouds over Blarney

I walked out my front door in late August, 2011 and saw this amazing cloud in the sky above my head. I could not resist taking a few photos!

2008-05-06-3595-m

Zavvi Cork

Remember Zavvi in Cork? They took over from Virgin Megastore which then became Director’s Cut in The Queen’s Old Castle. Aperture ƒ/3.5 Camera Canon EOS 20D Focal length 10mm ISO 400 Shutter speed 1/25s

2008-04-27-3058-m

Mizen Head Signal Station

The Mizen Head Signal Station lies at the tip of Ireland and is well worth a visit. I haven’t been there since this photo was taken many years ago.

2009-07-04-5648-m

Cork City Hall at Night

Cork City Hall as pictured from across the River Lee.

2009-09-12-9824-m

Shandon Bells on the Northside

The spire of St. Anne’s Church over the City of Cork

2007-01-01-7975-m

Into the Water

Garrettstown, New Year’s Day 2007. Aperture ƒ/5.6 Camera Canon EOS 20D Focal length 59mm ISO 200 Shutter speed 1/80s

2010-03-21-6698-m

River Lee from Daly’s Bridge

Daly’s Bridge, or the Shaky Bridge spans the RIver Lee near Fitzgerald Park. Here’s the river looking west back in 2010. Aperture ƒ/8 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 18mm ISO 100 Shutter speed 1/200s

2010-05-09-7832-m

Yellow and Bars

Yellow flowers poke through the bars on the Blackrock side of the Line. 2010. Aperture ƒ/7.1 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 18mm ISO 100 Shutter speed 1/125s

2010-05-09-7834-m

The Lee from the Line

The River Lee, as seen from the Line going from Blackrock to Rochestown in Cork. 2010. Aperture ƒ/10 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 18mm ISO 100 Shutter speed 1/250s

Blarney Men's Shed

Blarney Men’s Shed win best St. Patrick’s Day Parade float

The Men’s Shed in Blarney constructed this fabulous float for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Blarney yesterday. It was voted the best float of the day by a panel who reviewed the parade. The cart was made by members of the Shed so, as the announcer in the village said, it may be the […]

2010-06-06-8757-m

Walking on Panna

St. Patrick Street, Cork. 2010. Aperture ƒ/11 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 18mm ISO 400 Shutter speed 1/250s

2002-09-29-0039-m

Roses and Shandon Bells

The Steeple of St. Anne’s Church framed by garden roses. 2002.

2010-06-12-9050-m

Parrots at Fota Wildlife Park

I spotted these two colourful parrots on a trip to Fota in 2010. Aperture ƒ/5 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 160mm ISO 800 Shutter speed 1/125s

2002-10-03-0101-m

Fog and Shandon Bells

Cork City in fog, 2002. Shot with an ancient Fuji FinePix 2800, a 2MP camera and my second digital camera.