Architecture Black and White Candid Cork Ireland People Photos Street Urban

Run around and around!

Children running around a labyrinth on The Grand Parade.
Schools, churches, community groups and businesses around Cork were asked to design them as part of the closing ceremonies of Cork City of Culture 2005.

Black and White Candid Christmas Cork Ireland Music People Photos Street Urban


Through a break in the crowd I spotted a little girl watching a band play on the street in front of Brown Thomas.

Nollaig Shona daoibh! (translation)

Blarney Christmas Houses Lights Night Photos Urban

Santa’s on his way!

Tonight Santa visits as the Christian world celebrates the birth of Jesus over 2000 years ago.

Black and White Blackpool Canon 20D Christmas Cork Crosshaven Eglinton Street Ireland Music North Main Street People Photos Sigma 10-20 St Patrick's Bridge

Scapa Flo, Blackpool Shopping Center

Scapa Flo played for free in aid of the Belarussian Orphanage Project. Pictured here are 3 of the band members.

Black and White Blackpool Candid Christmas Cork Ireland Market People Photos Urban

Christmas Goods For Sale

At Blackpool shopping center there was a charity event for the Belarussian Orphanage Project. A band played inside and just inside the main doors they were selling Christmas cards and small gifts. Not sure if I should have left this as a colour image but I think as a character study of the boy and woman it works much better in black and

Architecture Blarney Cork Ireland Photos Sky Urban

Off The Wall

Pictured at the Blarney Woollen Mills a week ago.

Links of the Day

Don’t go to bed reading a photographic book, you’ll get up again to “try out” the new techniques you read about.

Black and White Blarney Flowers Photos Rain

A rose by any other colour

One of the Blarney Castle roses.
The original was very saturated and detail was lost in the bright red of the petals. Making a monochrome image made the detail stand out and drops became visible again.
A little dodge and burn to finish.

Candid Christmas Cork Ireland People Photos Street Urban

Smile Please!

Guy in a clown suit walking around town. Not everyone was amused!

Black and White Candid Canon 20D Christmas Cork Ireland People Photos Rain Sigma 18-200 Sky St Patrick's Street Street Urban

Wet Day Shopping

Couple walking along Patricks Street Cork on Saturday.

Abstract Architecture Black and White Blarney Canon 20D Cork Ireland Night Photos Sigma 18-200 Sky Trees

Castle in Monochrome

Blarney Castle, taken moments before clouds completely covered the sky.

Abstract Black and White Blarney Photos Trees

The Claw

A tree in Blarney Castle Gardens

Blarney Lights Night Photos Urban

Lights From the Middle

Standing in the middle of the road outside Blarney.