Photos

Carey’s Lane

Carey’s Lane Carey’s Lane leads off Patrick Street in Cork to Paul Street and the large Tesco shopping center there. In by-gone days it was part of the Huguenot Quarter of the city.

He texted me!

He texted me! Shot on Patrick Street, Cork about a week ago. I was crossing the street when I spotted two girls engrossed in a mobile phone. This is a tightly cropped section of the image which was originally shot from the hip in portrait mode. The Oasis clothes shop is in the background, and […]

Look Mommy!

Look Mommy! At one of the butchers in the English Market a week ago. This butcher sells great honey collected from bees in Co. Cork! I spotted the joint of meat on the counter as I was leaving.

Reading on the street

Reading on the street Patrick Street last weekend. I think it’s an Argus Argos catalogue he’s reading.

Cobh Sunset

Cobh Sunset Pictured last Sunday evening as the sun set over Cork Harbour.

The Signs in Blarney

The Signs in Blarney The signs in Blarney always point towards a B&B! This bunch of signs do anyway. Right at the end of Station Road there’s a pole with signs to about a dozen B&Bs! If you ever need somewhere to stay in Blarney you shouldn’t have trouble finding accomodation! Link of the Day […]

Parked Bikes

Parked Bikes Bikes parked on Grand Parade a few weeks ago.

The Look, Dad, The Yawn

The Look, Dad, The Yawn An experiment in high-key cross processing. Pictured on Patrick Street, Cork. Howto and what is cross processing? Cross-processing has been around for as long as film has, and is a way of making your images more interesting and abstract by literally mixing colours. I followed the simple instructions here which […]

I hate shopping

I hate shopping A child with a very bored expression in the middle of Christmas shopping!

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!

Coats and Hat

Coats and Hat It’s unusual to see a man wearing a hat like the one above these days. I made this photo on Patrick Street a few weeks ago and love the different textures and the faces!

Out Of Frame

Out Of Frame Patrick Street, Cork.

Swan in Black

Swan in Black Swan on the River Lee last December. I love the quality of the winter sun when it shows. It’s an evening glow almost all day!

Lady on the phone

Lady on the phone Sometimes you’ll take a photo and think it’s not great. Occasionally you’ll spot a photo within the photo. I was attempting to photograph two lads walking down the street but when I saw the resulting image they were blurred by motion and out of focus. A closer look later showed this […]

Lamp

Lamp