zaterdag 28 januari 2017

The Great Hunger of 1845 to 1852

Virtually overnight potato blight turned Ireland into a country of mass starvation, emigration and abandoned homes and fields. To this day, the Irish landscape is pitted with  famine-era ruins and undulating potato fields.

zaterdag 21 januari 2017

zaterdag 14 januari 2017

Magnificent Weather...

...for dolphins, seals and me. In some circles, I'm known as the bad weather photographer.

zaterdag 7 januari 2017

The View from the Mountain

In the distance the Croagh Patrick - a holy mountain - and Clew Bay,
a place for pirates and smugglers.