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A Trio of Firsts

Posted by Mark on October 14, 2018 in Blog | 2 Comments

Finding new photography locations these days is not a difficult task. There’s any number of websites and phone apps catering to this task, but what I find infinitely more difficult is finding new locations to me that haven’t been photographed so many times that there’s nothing new to be gained from them. I don’t mind […]

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Off Camera – Contre Jour

Posted by Mark on August 26, 2018 in Off Camera | No Comments

Off Camera A series of infrequent posts providing a little background on a single image.   Contre-jour (French for “against daylight”) is a photographic technique in which the camera is pointing directly toward a source of light.                   – Wikipedia I’m a big exponent of shooting into […]

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Off Camera

Posted by Mark on October 16, 2016 in Off Camera | No Comments

Off Camera A series of infrequent posts providing a little background on a single image. A long exposure image taken on a beach on an exceptionally clear night. There was a significant amount of light pollution from both the left and right of the frame, which is why I had to convert to black and […]

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Iceland, March 2016

Posted by Mark on March 9, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

A few images taken whilst in Iceland

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North Coast – Blue Hour

Posted by Mark on October 22, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

A selection of the nighttime images taken the week beginning Monday the 5th of October, 2015 on the North coast of Northern Ireland. It is the first time I had actively gone out by myself and taken photos during blue hour.

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North Coast – Day

Posted by Mark on October 22, 2015 in Blog | 1 Comment

Some of the daytime images taken the week beginning Monday the 5th of October, 2015 on the North coast of Northern Ireland.

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Murlough Beach and the Lunar Eclipse

Posted by Mark on October 1, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

It was just meant as a quick little Sunday evening visit to the beach that turned into an evening of moonlight photography.

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North Coast, N.I. – July 2015

Posted by Mark on August 19, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

A few images from the last week in July 2015, when I took a week off work and spent it up on the North coast of Northern Ireland.

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First Panorama Created with Lr6

Posted by Mark on April 29, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

The above picture is combined from 5 individual images taken of Dyrhólaey, Iceland, from earlier this year. I expressly took several shots to combine in to a panorama image and hadn’t got around to the task … and then along came Lr6 with the facility to merge images, and I thought this would be a perfect opportunity […]

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Iceland Aurora

Posted by Mark on March 18, 2015 in Blog | 1 Comment

My third trip to Iceland yielded the very first time I have ever seen the aurora. Below is a short time-lapse of the aurora as it appeared over Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon on the South coast of Iceland on the night of February the 28th, 2015. Beneath the video are some of the other photographs I took of […]

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