I know, I’m a little late posting this as it’s twenty past midnight, but I took this one earlier on, for #selfportraitsunday. As I always feel a little awkward in front of the… Continue reading

#snapawaysaturday a theme without a theme…

In trying to bring some structure to my photo blog, with my hashtag themes, I decided I also need a freestyle day. A day of anything goes.  A day of, do whatever. So… Continue reading


Another #wideanglewednesday post, again from my Tokina 12-24mm f4 lens on the EOS1100D This week, we were walking the dog in Mullaghreelan Wood, Kilkea, and I just love the wide view of the… Continue reading

#throwbackthursday Number 1

It took a while but here I am again, with a post for my hashtag project. One of my first posts on this blog was of my first photo, taken at Windsor Safari… Continue reading

#wideanglewednesday with a Tokina 12-24mm f4.

I really want to get back to posting here more regularly. I seem to have skipped a whole year… what was that about? I did have a problem with my Tokina 12-24mm Ultra… Continue reading

Glendalough, County Wicklow, with an Ultra Wide lens

A lovely morning for Good Friday this year, so we gathered up the kids and headed up into County Wicklow. Literally heading “up” as we went into the mountains and through the Wicklow… Continue reading

RIP Picasa, but no thank you Google Photos

For many years I have been using Google’s Picasa to organize my images. I have found the Face Recognition to be helpful, the editing tools are handy for quick fixes, and above all… Continue reading

Raw Processing Software Options

I am looking at software at the moment. For a while I was working with Linux. I really loved the operating systems, I have used a few of them from Ubuntu, to Mint,… Continue reading

Blog, website or both?

I’ve been struggling with my website for some time. Trying to make it look professional, interesting and engaging, and at the same time keeping on top of writing posts for my blog and… Continue reading


I met this lovely young lady named Dakota, along with her younger brother back in October 2010. Recently, her mother came into the photo-lab, and told me the very sad news that she… Continue reading