Tag Archives: Arts

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Cahir Castle Rose, County Tipperary

I could not resist posting this pristine rose with foliage, growing within the Cahir Castle walls. Some may wish to see the actual castle, but it was the quality of this rose that captured my […]

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St. Aidan’s Cathedral, Enniscorthy, County Wexford

This is a vertical panorama of the interior of St. Aidan’s Cathedral in Enniscorthy, Wexford, Eire. It was designed by Augustus Welby Northmere Pugin (1812-1852) in the Gothic Revival style. Construction began in 1846, however, […]

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Hatley Garden

With Hatley Castle is the distance, this lute-playing cherub directs his gaze into the garden… Full sun afternoons and clear blue skies are not the best conditions for subtle garden or landscape photography, so let […]

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Cape Spear, Newfoundland.

The Cape Spear Lighthouse National Historic Site has two lighthouses, including the oldest remaining lighthouse in Newfoundland.

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The Photographic Quickie

    For someone who does not photograph full time, there is the danger of allowing your skills to become rusty:  your technique, your eye for design and your dedication may falter in direct proportion […]

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Video — Ken Burns: On Story

Ironically, I have never seen a Ken Burns documentary, but this video by Redglass Pictures crafts a compelling image of this respected American storyteller. Directed by Tom Mason and Sarah Klein, music by Ryan Sayward […]

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Lightroom 4. It’s Different. Don’t worry, be happy!

I have just upgraded my Lightroom 3.6 software to the new Lightroom 4. I began working on it this afternoon, and I noticed a few changes. Now I am not a ‘power user’ by any means, but I do want to get […]

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