A Walk in Dromoland Woods

Photo of Dromoland WoodsAs much as I love editing photographs, it’s great to get a break from the computer and go get some fresh air. Dromoland is just a short drive from my house and its meandering paths through the woods and golf course make it a great place to go to take some time out and recharge my batteries. I brought my camera along with me recently to photograph the bluebells that had sprung up throughout the woods. Here are a handful of my favourites – I hope you like them!

Camera Club – Challenge Cup

Last night was the highly anticipated Challenge night in the Limerick Camera Club. Whereas most competition nights have an open theme, on challenge night every member must photograph their interpretation of the challenge subjects. I enjoy coming up with concepts and then figuring out how to make them a reality so I love the challenge night. This year the three challenge subjects were

Climbing Mullaghmore

The BurrenSince I moved to Clare a few years back I still haven’t visited many of the places that local people might have grown tired of. In fact, there are many places that I am not even aware of yet. Mullaghmore was one such place. Sure, I’d seen the mountain as a backdrop in photographs but I knew nothing about it. Last weekend I decided to go climb it.

Baby Thank You Cards

Thank You Cards Baby PhotographyThey say that you should never work with children or animals but how could I resist photographing Baby Gavin for his Thank You cards?! He was good enough to make some time in his sleeping schedule for me and he was as good as gold for the entire time – he even

What I’ve been up to in February

I thought it would be fun to do a little review of what I’ve been up to every month. These little updates will touch on what I’ve been doing from a photography and business perspective but they will also contain what I’ve been up to outside of all that.

First up, at the beginning of the month I was delighted to receive a Gold award in the Travel category from the Society of Wedding & Portrait Photographers for a photograph I took while in New York. Sweet! Gold awards are difficult to achieve, last year I only managed this for a single image so it’s a great start to the year! Here’s the photo, it was taken in Grand Central Terminal on the night before Thanksgiving so it was chock-a-block.

Grand Central Terminal New York