Cork Photos

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

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

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

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 […]

2002-09-29-0039-m

Roses and Shandon Bells

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

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Fog and Shandon Bells

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

2002-10-05-0027-m

Cork Rooftops and Construction

Cork City, 2002. St. Patrick’s Street was a construction site and the boom was in full swing …

2002-10-17-0030-m

Reflections of the River Lee

2006-10-09-5193-m

High Cross

Snow in Blarney

Snow in Blarney

It briefly snowed in Blarney a few minutes ago. Aperture ƒ/8 Camera Canon EOS 6D Focal length 105mm ISO 1600 Shutter speed 1/125s

2006-10-14-5522-m

Oscar and the Swans

A much younger Oscar in 2006 by the Lee Fields. Aperture ƒ/6.3 Camera Canon EOS 20D Focal length 10mm ISO 200 Shutter speed 1/80s

2007-07-20-2643-m

Bay Bridge at Night

The Bay Bridge in San Francisco as it was in 2007. I can’t believe that was seven years ago. Wow.

Ground Level by Bishop Lucey Park

Ground Level by Bishop Lucey Park

The Grand Parade in Cork was quite different 11 years ago. Outside Bishop Lucey Park was an uneven path, the centre of the street was a narrow section between two busy strips of tarmac. And of course the Capitol Cinema was still open. I’m glad the monstrosity pictured here was never built there, even if […]

Parnell Place Bus Station

Parnell Place Bus Station

Parnell Place Bus Station and Brian Boru Bridge, Cork at night.