Co. Waterford

Ardmore Round Tower and Cliff Walk

Ardmore Round Tower and Cliff Walk

I visited Ardmore in late January in the middle of 2 forecast storms, on the one day I took the camera out, luckily I had a perfect day for taking photos. Ardmore Co. Waterford is a great location for a photo walk, combining beaches, cliff walks and inland areas as well as the history and […]

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Photographing the Perseids meteor shower – My First Attempt

Photographing the Perseids meteor shower – My First Attempt

Photographing the PerseidsThis is my first attempt at Photographing the Perseids Meteor Shower. The Perseids is a prolific meteor shower associated with the fragments from comet Swift-Tuttle and are called “The Perseids” because the point from which they originate, lies in the constellation of Perseus. Having checked the StarWalk app on the iPhone it seemed […]

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Experimenting with ND Filters and Long Exposures

Experimenting with ND Filters and Long Exposures

Having recently purchased some ND filters I had being longing to try them out for quite some time. I decided to try the seascape at sunset style with the waves crashing across the rocks. The waves become misty and it looks quite nice but I had never tried this before. I am going to outline […]

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Kilfarrasy Beach – As the Tide Rushes In – 16/Project52

Kilfarrasy Beach – As the Tide Rushes In – 16/Project52

I have been trying to get out to the beach late in the evening for a long time and eventually last night I did, however I didn’t have my full compliment of filters so I made the job a bit tougher than normal. I had been scouting Hook Head, Kilfarrasy and Annestown Beach as possible […]

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