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Last of the evening sun

What with it being the first of the year and all, I usually get the urge to do something productive, if only …

Kilruddery Gardens

It seemed that I’d been missing opportunities to get to Kilruddery Gardens left right and center over the years we lived in …

Ballinspittle Bluebells

Well, it’s been a while. Amazing how moving to a different county, getting a new job and oh yeah, getting married, tends …

IMMA

IMMA is and has always been too damn handy. As I have mentioned before, it literally is the neighbours front garden. If …

Fota Gardens

I thought “I’ll post some photos of a recent trip to Fota Gardens, then link back to previous visits” but I can’t …

Back to the Gardens

Sitting at home on a Sunday morning, needing to get out for a few hours despite the cold and the threat of …

Happy New Beer

I thought a little ‘year in brewing’ review was probably called for as the end of 2012 will mark my first year …

Now it’s Christmas.

A quick Christmassy post before the annual pilgrimage to the rebel county for for festivities. About this time of year, wonderful things …

Offering Assistance

Wait, whats your name again? It’s only been [counting on fingers] June, July, August, September, October, November; Oh almost 6 months since …

Bluebell Hunt

In Cork two weekends in a row (a rare treat) and the promise was made to seek out some bluebells to photograph. …

The Proving Grounds

IMMA has become more or less that; A place to bring new or recently dusted off camera gear for a stroll around …

Colours of Autumn

My first post in December and I’m back with a couple of photos and a large bag of excuses. I became the …

Day 7; Reims

Leading with a photo this time, this was taken on the way to Reims when I pulled over to get out of …

Maison Laudiere

Before I move on, I need to write a little note on our first two nights stay. I found Maison Laudiere (as …

Camden Again

I will eventually round up the photos from the Cork photowalk a couple of weeks ago. This is the last of them, …

Iveagh Gardens

While Julie was doing her “turn this way, turn that way, smile” thing in Iveagh Gardens last weekend I took the opportunity …

Flowers Made Easy

The Flowers Made Easy photowalk yesterday in Dublin went off without a hitch, thanks to all the folks at Flowers Made Easy …

Seasons

An obvious plant in the Botanic Gardens.

Puzzle Pieces

The only thing saving you from a scenic yet deadly fall from the cockpit of the 1948 US Army Cub at Newcastle …

Nobodys Home

It’d been so long since I last used the macro lens, I forgot what it was capable of when focusing manually.