Photography Outing to Birr Golf Club – 15th June 2017

Despite the weather and light being against us, we visited Birr Golf Club to try and photograph the Sand Martins nesting in a sand bank in the middle of the golf club. Unfortunately, the light was too dim to get any quality images. We had to use very high ISO settings to try and capture these … Continue reading

“Portraiture”Photo Theme Night 10th March 2016

Photo Theme Night on the topic “Portraiture” by Birr Photography Group in Craughwell’s Pub, Birr, County Offaly, Ireland on 10th March 2016. The idea was to practice with the use of directional light and reflectors to light a portrait. (Click on a thumbnail for Gallery).

“Forced Perspective” Photography Exhibition – Birr Vintage Week August 2015

“Forced Perspective” – a photographic exhibition inspired by the age old cinematic technique, whereby optical illusion is employed to manipulate visual perception. The exhibition was on display in Xtravision’s shop window during the 47th Annual Birr Vintage Week and Arts Festival from Friday 31st July to Friday 7th August 2015. (Click on a thumbnail for Gallery).

“Wildlife” Photo Theme Night 30th January 2014

Photo Theme Night on the topic “Wildlife”. Craughwell’s Pub, Castle Street, Birr, County Offaly, Ireland on 30th January from 8pm. (Click on a thumbnail for Gallery).