The demolition of Páirc Uí Chaoimh

Parts of Páirc Uí Chaoimh in Blackrock are being demolished as part of the somewhat controversial redevelopment of the area. This Examiner article has some photos and a video of the stadium before demolition: Aperture ƒ/8 Camera Canon EOS 6D Focal length 70mm ISO 125 Shutter speed 1/160s

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Clontarf Bridge Closed for Repairs

Clontarf Bridge in Cork City is closed for two months as it undergoes major rehabilitation works worth €2.5m according to this Evening Echo article. Tony O’Sullivan, senior engineer with Cork City Council’s roads department said they understood the disruption the bridge closure would cause, but had no alternative as major rehabilitation work is required. “For the work to be carried out the bridge will have to be completely encapsulated with material to create factory-like conditions,” he said. Aperture ƒ/6.3 Camera Canon EOS 6D Focal length 24mm ISO 100 Shutter speed 1/320s

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Cork Street Photography July 2015 Photowalk

Some photos from the photowalk last Saturday where the theme of the walk was “Opposites”. I tried to get a few shots that matched that theme but it’s a difficult subject. Even if they’re “off theme” I like a lot of the photos I did shoot and I’m really happy I got as many “keepers” as I did. The next meetup is next month, come join us! Aperture ƒ/11 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 21mm ISO 400 Shutter speed 1/250s

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