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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

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Bye Lenny!

That there is Lenny as he runs back to the support vehicles after we took off in a hot air balloon in Morocco last year. Aperture ƒ/4.5 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 11mm ISO 200 Shutter speed 1/200s

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Look Straight Down!

Afraid of heights? Don’t go up in a hot air balloon! Aperture ƒ/6.3 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 21mm ISO 100 Shutter speed 1/80s

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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

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Crossroads

Two roads diverge. Morocco 2013 Aperture ƒ/7.1 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 179mm ISO 400 Shutter speed 1/250s

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Cow in the Berber Village

A cow in a Berber village, Morocco 2013. Aperture ƒ/6.3 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 179mm ISO 400 Shutter speed 1/200s

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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 […]

Reykjavík from High

Reykjavík from High

The city of Reykjavík as seen from the bell tower of the cathedral there.

Parnell Place Bus Station

Parnell Place Bus Station

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

The Peace Park

The Peace Park

Many Cork people think the Peace Park is Bishop Lucey Park on the Grand Parade but it’s actually at the top of South Mall next to the Electric bar. It’s hard to blame them. If you do a search for cork peace park the first link goes to the Wikipedia page for Bishop Lucey park […]

Playing Cards

Playing Cards

Paul Street, Cork. January 2014.

Evening after the storm

The evening after the storm

Ireland has been lashed with some severe winds and storms over the last 2 weeks. There’s destruction in many locations around the coast and inland too but sometimes the storm abates and the sun shines between the clouds. Aperture ƒ/9 Camera Canon EOS 6D Focal length 47mm ISO 100 Shutter speed 1/200s

The Golden Shades of Autumn

The Golden Shades of Autumn

Shades of gold and brown were everywhere in November. This shot in Fitzgerald Park, Cork captured the wonderful display while kids and parents congregated around the playground. CC-BY-SA

Equal to the Ferris Wheel

Equal to the Ferris Wheel

A few days ago I had a chance to shoot the city and took the opportunity to get a higher vantage point to shoot the Ferris wheel on The Grand Parade. I’ve decided to license this photo and any newer photos under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This basically means you can do […]