Category Archives: general

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A 2015 favourite….

So you’ve likely established I shoot a lot of architecture and landscape. On top of that I’m a family man and love nothing better than capturing moments of my families day to day life. I’ve 2 […]






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A quick visit to Murlough Bay

Murlough Bay is one of those locations that pops up now and then on various photography forums and gallery sites. Situated on the beautiful Antrim coastline I sometimes think it gets slightly overlooked. Having The […]






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A quick visit to Ballintoy

A couple of weeks back I made a relatively unplanned visit to Ballintoy beach in County Antrim (with a great photographer Graham Kelly). We gave ourselves plenty of time to get there in time for […]






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Irelands newest Canon Pro Centre

And its right on my doorstep. Official opening next Wednesday at 7pm in store. Worth a look as they will have the new Canon 6D, 1DX and many other yet to be seen and hard […]






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A wedding at a beautiful location….

Back at the end of July I shot a wedding for the beautiful Annabella and Tommy. Having shot another wedding in the same place a couple of years ago I kind off new what to […]






 

Podcasts I like….

I spend a lot of time with my headphones on…. be it my 2.5 hour return commute to Dublin everyday, the 8 hours a day in front of a screen in the office or the […]






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Some Basic Filter advice….

As you may be aware I shoot a lot of landscape and architectural photographs. For landscapes I’d say I use filters in 95% of my shots to balance exposures and/or control shutter speeds. With architectural […]






 

Write down those photo ideas…

Basically I have a head like a sieve…! I’m often walking along listening to my music, or sitting looking out the window of the bus, daydreaming, when suddenly, in jumps an idea for a photograph […]






 

My Apple Life

Firstly many apologies for the massive gap in my blog. I’ve been fairly busy at work and at home and kinda lost interest for a while. I have a few ideas in my head for […]






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Tips for shooting Panoramas

I have been an avid landscape, seascape and architectural photographer for quite a while now. On occasion I’ll encounter a scene or building that can simply not be captured in a traditional single frame capture. […]






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Ballydowane Cove, Waterford

About 2 months ago the wife and I decided we would take a short holiday somewhere in Ireland. Normally hen we do this I plan on heading out for some landscape photography at least once […]






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A quick visit to Salterstown

Okay so with all the nice weather at the weekend I couldn’t not head out for a quick shoot. I had been driving around The Mourne mountains with the family all day and I was watering at the mouth to get out with […]






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Tips for shooting Seascapes

Living close to the sea, I like nothing better than being alone on beach looking for a composition and waiting for the sky to come to life with the first or last rays of the […]






 

Just about happy…..

Ok so it has finally happened… after a few years owning my domain and setup up a few websites for other people I have finally pretty much finished my own website and blog. It has […]