Daffodils in the Snow

Daffodils in the Snow

Daffodils struggle against the cold and snow in Blarney this morning. Many parts of the country were covered in a white blanket. Snow is still falling. My son loves it of course. We spent 10 minutes in the back garden throwing snow around and I got some great photos!

If you’re in Dublin on St. Patrick’s Day this year make sure you upload your photos to the Pix.ie Festival Group. Pix.ie have got together with St. Patrick’s Festival to give bloggers a chance to get into good positions to shoot the Dublin Parade. I’ll be in Cork that day and I’ll be shooting the Parade here.
I wonder if the organisers down here can do something similar?

More coverage on icedcoffee, Red Mum, Darren Greene Photography, McAWilliams Photoblog and I’m sure on more blogs but I haven’t caught up on my blog reading in ages!

Aperture ƒ/6.3
Camera Canon EOS 40D
Focal length 10mm
ISO 100
Shutter speed 1/80s


  1. Reply
    Marcus Mac Innes March 4, 2009

    Thanks for the menion Donncha!

  2. Reply
    Marcus Mac Innes March 4, 2009

    *mention* 🙂

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    Donncha March 4, 2009

    You’re welcome Marcus! Wish I could participate!

    On another note, my camera’s number rolled over today. 9999+ shots taken since I bought the camera last August! As I said on Twitter, I’m slowing down!

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    ryan March 4, 2009

    You’re not slowing down, you’re getting more selective 😀

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    Ilan March 4, 2009

    This is amazing photo… Can’t stop enjoying this!
    Superbly seen and capture, thanks a lot for sharing!

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    Richard March 4, 2009

    Quick off the mark with the snow shot….gone by lunchtime.

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    geraldine March 5, 2009

    that’s such a great shot.

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    patty March 5, 2009

    i love this picture! I was in Ireland last year and really enjoy seeing your photos of the country

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    Flickr: lrenee212 September 12, 2009


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