Equipment checklist: Camera, zoom lens, old mattress…

Recently, we decided that our youngest daughter was getting a little too long for her junior sized bed. We also noticed how the springs on our eldest girl’s mattress were in danger of… Continue reading

A day after the Communion…

Eileen asked me a month ago, to take photos at her son’s communion, but as I had already committed to another client for the Bennekerry communions on the 10th May, it was out… Continue reading

The Forgotten Joys of Longhand Writing

Originally posted on Nillu Nasser Stelter:
The Penman’s Blood by arnoKath I have a confession to make. The content of my email inbox, with the exception of pictures of my nephews and the…

Communions in Bennekerry

Saturday 10th May, and the weather was rotten. The dry weather we’ve had for the past month didn’t fool me, and I had been purchasing umbrellas at every opportunity. I chose plain but… Continue reading

Let sleeping kids lie…

Today I collected my youngest from pre-school, then went straight into town as I had a few things which needed to be done. Killing two birds with one stone as they say. I… Continue reading

Sarah’s photo-shoot happens at last…

  I have been trying to arrange a photo-shoot with the lovely Sarah since October last year. Every time we have it organized something has come up and we’ve had to cancel for… Continue reading

Happy St Patrick’s Day…

Happy St Patrick’s Day one and all. Although I’m an Englishman, I felt no shame in wearing green today as I visited the Carlow Parade with my two Irish Daughters. As we’ve seen… Continue reading

Sam McCauley’s Photo Portrait Session part 2…

The photo-day was yesterday 8th March, and it was a great success. The props I bought in were very popular with the kids and I had as much fun as they did. These… Continue reading

The Sam McCauley’s Photo Portrait Sessions

As you may or may not be aware, I work in the Photo-lab at Sam McCauley’s Chemist in Carlow Shopping Centre, and it’s that time of year again, when I organise our yearly… Continue reading

The awkward self portrait…

Maybe it’s just me. Selfies are everywhere, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter. I see plenty at work in the Photo Lab, and there are Flickr pages dedicated to high quality self portraits. After reading about… Continue reading