Nature

Duck on Red

Duck on Red A duck in Millenium Park, Chicago last May. Bet you’re wondering what is casting that red glow on the water? All will be revealed on Monday after I post a cute picture of it’s mate!

Dolphins Leaping at Shedd

Dolphins Leaping at Shedd Dolphins leap into the air at the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago.

Feed The Birds!

Feed The Birds! This was taken yesterday in my back garden. We had some beautiful light after a very dull start to the day and I took advantage of it. I used the Canon 75-300 IS lens but the bird feeder is about 3m away from my backdoor so I can’t get as close as […]

His and Hers

His and Hers Two ducks in the bird sanctuary outside Blarney. I took this back in May 2005 on the same day as this one. This one’s for Matt!

Bird Flying High

Bird Flying High A seagull roused by traffic noise flies up from the River Lee.

Stop! The Birds!

Stop! The Birds! Street lighting and STOP sign pictured on the quays just up from here last Saturday. I wanted to make the stop sign jump out a bit more but didn’t want to force it too much. I do like the leading lines the guide the eye to the top of the pole! And […]

Glendalough Lower Lake

Glendalough Lower Lake Glendalough derives it’s name from the Irish name for the area, “Gleann Da Loch” which roughly translates as “glen of the two lakes”. It was a cold enough day so we only got a good look at the lower lake, but I’m looking forward to visiting again!

Glendalough Bridge

Glendalough Bridge We spent last weekend driving – up to Bray in Co. Wicklow, visited Glendalough, The Sally Gap and promptly got lost a few times on the way to Avoca! On Sunday we returned to Cork, but took a detour via Tullow and Carlow to visit Killkenny. We called to friends in Fermoy and […]

Sunlit Web

Sunlit Web Sunlit Web On a foggy morning a web will sparkle in the ambient light because of the moisture in the air. I spent an inordinate amount of time crouched down shooting this dead bush!

The Land of Blarney

The Land of Blarney Looking out from Blarney Castle yesterday morning.

Winter Sky

Winter Sky Taken while we were out walking this afternoon. Beautiful but a little cold.

City Rainbow

City Rainbow At the top of Patricks Street I noticed a rainbow over the city.

The Lough Lights

The Lough Lights Cars and buses light up the road as they pass by The Lough

My Garden

My Garden.

Yellow Flower

Yellow Flower. Originally posted on todayismygifttoyou.ie this was an entry for Today FM’s Us Day. Aperture ƒ/4 Camera DMC-FZ5 Focal length 6mm ISO 200 Shutter speed 1/125s