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The Spinning Ferris Wheel

The Spinning Ferris Wheel

The Ferris wheel on the Grand Parade spinning away delighting the crowds earlier this month.

Looking forward to 2022. It has to be better than 2021, and 2020.


Apertureƒ/3.5
CameraILCE-7M3
Focal length25mm
ISO50
Shutter speed2.5s

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Lights on the Lee

Lights on the Lee

Lights shine on the River Lee from the new office buildings along the quays. One lone light from a boat on the river makes itself known, not to be outdone by it’s land based cousins.


Apertureƒ/8
CameraILCE-7M3
Focal length28mm
ISO100
Shutter speed2s

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The Bright Lights of Porto

The Bright Lights of Porto

Exactly 2 years ago in 2019 I was in Porto, Portugal with my team on a company meetup. It’s a beautiful city and I would love to get back there some day! That’s the Torre dos Clérigos in the background.


Apertureƒ/8
CameraILCE-7M3
Focal length27mm
ISO100
Shutter speed1/2.5s

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One Albert Quay

One Albert Quay

The city at night. Modern buildings between the old on the quays.


Apertureƒ/8
CameraILCE-7M3
Focal length28mm
ISO100
Shutter speed1/1.3s

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The Lights of the Grand Excelsior Hotel

The Lights of the Grand Excelsior Hotel

The Grand Excelsior Hotel in Valetta, Malta.


Apertureƒ/16
CameraILCE-7M3
Focal length16mm
ISO200
Shutter speed25s

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Queuing for Gorbys

Queuing for Gorbys

A bunch of lads queuing for Gorbys on Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork in 2007. Nightclubs are due to open soon again.

2,399 new cases of Covid-19 today. Even with vaccination I think we can expect a huge surge in about two weeks. I’ll be glad if I’m wrong.


Apertureƒ/3.5
CameraCanon EOS 20D
Focal length18mm
ISO100
Shutter speed2s

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Just the Moon

Just the Moon

The Moon, as it was last night. It looks much the same tonight too!

Aperture ƒ/6.3
Camera ILCE-7M3
Focal length 600mm
ISO 160
Shutter speed 1/100s
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Fire in the night

Fire in the night

Fire burns a trail in the photo as Henry swings burning steel wool around his head.

Aperture ƒ/6.3
Camera ILCE-7M3
Focal length 82mm
ISO 320
Shutter speed 15s
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Under the Dom Luís I Bridge

Dom Luís I Bridge

One of the alleys below the Dom Luís I Bridge in Porto, Portugal. November 2019.

Aperture ƒ/11
Camera ILCE-7M3
Focal length 16mm
ISO 400
Shutter speed 20s
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Igreja dos Clérigos Overlooks Porto

Igreja dos Clérigos Overlooks Porto

The Igreja dos Clérigos in Porto has an iconic 75m high bell tower that dominates the skyline close by. November 2019.

Aperture ƒ/8
Camera ILCE-7M3
Focal length 105mm
ISO 100
Shutter speed 6s
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Construction in Porto

Construction in Porto

A familiar sight to many is the cranes that loom overhead in cities.

Aperture ƒ/8
Camera ILCE-7M3
Focal length 40mm
ISO 100
Shutter speed 8s
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Tivoli Docks on the Lee

Tivoli Docks on the Lee

Looking over on Tivoli Docks from the Blackrock side of the River Lee. November 2019.

Aperture ƒ/8
Camera ILCE-7M3
Focal length 28mm
ISO 200
Shutter speed 1s