Category Archive: Photos

Spring has sprung!

  Every year the arrival of spring seems to be taking forever, but when it’s finally here it makes up for those earlier dark, cold and generally bleak months. What better place to witness the bloom than… Continue reading

Exploring Crete’s hidden gem: Akrotiri

Crete has just been voted as #3 out of the 10 best islands in Europe. If this isn’t reason enough to go, let me tell you about a hidden gem on this beautiful island: Akrotiri.   Location… Continue reading

Why you should visit Crete in Spring

This time last year the bf and I visited Crete, the largest island of Greece and fifth largest in the Med. We nearly didn’t go as we had three destinations lined up (Sardinia… Continue reading

Colourful natural world

The Natural World Capture a moment, big or small, and pay attention to the lines and curves produced by nature. I love nature shots. From big, fluffy clouds in a blue sky, gorgeous sunsets… Continue reading

Dublin’s iconic landmark: The Spire

Landmarks are everywhere: iconic places, meeting points, markers on a map. Today, consider a unique point of view as you photograph a landmark. Guys, I have to cheat again today and use old… Continue reading

Bliss can only mean one thing..

Bliss: complete happiness, great joy, paradise, or heaven. What is your idea of bliss? Is it an image of your family, laughing at the dinner table? Your latest finished piece of art, drying… Continue reading

Water – Our Lifeline

We have different relationships to and stories about water: how it has saved or defeated us. How it reminds us of family vacations, outdoor adventures, or the hot summers of our childhood. How… Continue reading

Street art in Florence

Today, capture an establishing shot of a street scene in your neighborhood — or someplace new. I have to admit that today’s assignment wasn’t that easy for me. Street photography is definitely not… Continue reading

Home is where the heart is

Home is elusive. When we think about this word, we might picture different physical locations. And while home is often found on a map, it can also be less tangible: a loved one,… Continue reading

Descent at the Seven Sisters

This week, show us your interpretation of descent — experiment with your point of view and angle, or go even deeper with the theme. When I read this week’s photo challenge I immediately… Continue reading

The best fall foliage locations in Dublin

Fall foliage. Autumn foliage. Autumn leaf colour. It doesn’t matter how you call it, but everyone loves it. I have been looking forward to it since writing this post in August actually! Living in… Continue reading

Refraction on the Liffey

For this photo challenge, show us what “refraction” means to you. It could be an image taken in a reflective surface, it could be light bent from behind an object, or it could… Continue reading