Air India Flight 182 Memorial

A sundial, part of the Air India Flight 182 Memorial near Ahakista in West Cork. It overlooks the Atlantic near where the Air India flight was destroyed by a bomb in 1985. 329 people were killed in the attack. You can read more about it on the Wikipedia page or listen to Witness: Air IndiaRead More »

I may have dust on my camera sensor

One of the downsides of being able to change lens is the ever present danger of dust getting into the camera and coating the sensitive sensor. Every time the lens is taken off there’s a chance that dust will swirl into the cavity of the camera, attracted by the charged sensor on the back wallRead More »

The Tin Pub in Ahakista

The Tin Pub in Ahakista One of the highlights of Ahakista in Co. Cork is the Tin Pub set in the middle of an area lush with vegetation, flowers, trees and lovely West Cork Scenery. Jacinta visited here several years ago with her friend Mary when they had a picnic in the back garden. WeRead More »