Posts Tagged: Cork

Moores Hotel, Cork

Moores Hotel, Cork

Moores Hotel in Cork has been closed for a long time.

Aperture ƒ/2.2
Camera GT-I9505
Focal length 4.2mm
ISO 50
Shutter speed 1/180s

Construction on Academy Street

2008-05-06-3607-m

Back in 2008 Academy Street, Cork looked very different. The clothes shops and Opera Lane had yet to be built. If you stood in the same spot today all you’d see would be the shining façade of consumerism.

Aperture ƒ/3.5
Camera Canon EOS 20D
Focal length 10mm
ISO 800
Shutter speed 1/20s

Yellow Flowers in Fitzgerald Park

2009-04-19-1737-m

Beautiful yellow flowers in Fitzgerald Park are one of the pleasures of the park in the summer. The garden in front of the museum always looks beautiful and well tended.

Aperture ƒ/18
Camera Canon EOS 40D
Focal length 72mm
ISO 100
Shutter speed 1/80s

Chips Anyone?

2007-10-20-7351-m

Chips, or fries as they’re known in the USA, sit cold and ignored.

Aperture ƒ/5.6
Camera Canon EOS 20D
Focal length 10mm
ISO 100
Shutter speed 1/320s

Lollipops and Ants

2007-10-20-7357-m

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

Clouds over Blarney

2011-08-25-6798-m

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!

Zavvi Cork

2008-05-06-3595-m

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

Mizen Head Signal Station

2008-04-27-3058-m

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.

Cork City Hall at Night

2009-07-04-5648-m

Cork City Hall as pictured from across the River Lee.