Shoot … in the Style of Garry Winogrand

Tomorrow I’ll be braving the streets with Cork Streetphotography taking photos in the style of Garry Winogrand. I’d never heard of Garry but a quick Google brought me plenty of digest. First this documentary, filmed in 1982, that showed his technique and friendly nature: Then I came across this excellent blog post about the man.Read More »

Biker? Surfer?

I honestly don’t know how he was going to get that board on to his bike, but he must know a way. Spotted in San Diego in 2012. This was my entry into Blarney Photography Club’s league competition last night on the subject of transport. Unfortunately it didn’t do too well, but I still reallyRead More »

TTIP Protestor

TTIP is the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership. It’s not something I’m too familiar with but it seems there’s lots of anger about it in certain quarters. This was a protest that took place on Grand Parade last Saturday. They’re anti GMO too. I learned that animal feed in Ireland now contains genetically modified ingredientsRead More »

Michael O’Regan and a Customer

Michael O’Regan is a well known sight on St. Patrick Street, Cork, selling the Evening Echo for over forty years from a couple of spots on the street. Ten years ago I took a photo of him and promised I’d make a print for him. It took some time but last weekend I handed himRead More »