A Storm Brewing from the Aran Islands

A Storm Brewing from the Aran Islands

County Galway : Connaught   The clouds opened up late in the evening as is usual around Galway Bay. The Aran Islands are to be seen in the distance. Got a bit wet, but hey ‚Ķ Can be purchased here    

Temple Bar Dublin

Temple Bar Dublin

One of my Night Photography sessions. The photograph was taken in 2010 on Christmas eve. Temple Bar is a colourful quarter of Dublin City which, almost accidentally it could be said, over the years developed a bohemian ‘Left Bank’ character, while retaining in its cobbled streets and old buildings a charm no longer to be found in many other parts …

May Fly : Cafe Irie : Lucy’s Lounge : Temple Bar : Dublin

Great little gem hidden away in Temple Bar, Dublin We are a group of Irish based artists with a passion and drive to be creative and make a living doing what we love. We love the idea that our creations can reach a world-wide platform on the internet. However, if you are Irish-based we have a physical shop in Temple …

Cafe Ceol : The Sessions : Opening

Antonio Breschi has recorded 13 albums, including “My Irish Portrait” for which he even changed his name to Antoni O’Breskey, out of love for his adopted country, Ireland. On this album, Antonio combines elements of traditional Irish music with superb piano improvisations, producing a beautiful intertwining of classical, modern, jazz and world music, with the help of his Irish guests, …

Vintage Photograph of a Boat Crew : Vintage Album : Pictures From My Camera

Got given a vintage photo album by a man called Larry last Sunday. He bought it some years ago in Cumberland street market for a fiver. The photographer seems to follow a boat crew, methinks, and the second person from the left and the one on the right are reoccurring in some of the photographs. The the hardcover bound book …

Irish Horses : Clara : Ireland

Horses Are Woven Into the Fabric of Ireland When you think of Ireland, pictures of sheep probably come into your mind, dotting the hillsides like popcorn on a plush, green carpet. However, horses are also very much a part of the history and culture of the Emerald Isle. Genetically speaking, if you have some Irish in you, it will be …

The Card Players : Paddy Ryans : Horseleap : Ireland

End of a great day spent in WestMeath and Offaly … Horseleap (Irish: Baile ?tha an Urchair) is a town situated upon the Offaly, Westmeath county border in Ireland, along the R446, formerly the main Dublin to Galway road. The village itself possesses a church, primary school, a garden centre, a pub, and a petrol station. Horseleap dates back to …