“How to Shoot Bluebells” Talk – 4th May 2017

Talk by Robert Revill on how to shoot woodland bluebells given to Birr Photography Group on Thursday 4th May 2017 in Craughwell’s Pub, Castle Street, Birr, County Offaly, Ireland. Topics covered included weather, time of day, composition, lens choice, exposure, white balance and post processing. (Notes from the talk available in the “Members Only” Section)   Advertisements

“Metering Modes” Talk – 27th April 2017

Talk by Robert Revill on metering modes and how to use them to get the correct exposure for your shot given to Birr Photography Group on Thursday 27th April 2017 in Craughwell’s Pub, Castle Street, Birr, County Offaly, Ireland. (Notes from the talk available in the “Members Only” Section)

Still Life Light Painting Photography Workshop – 2nd February 2017

  Light painting photography workshop in Dooley’s Hotel, Thursday 2nd February. Lighting still life subjects using only torch light or flash. (Click on a thumbnail for Gallery).   The idea was to practice total control over lighting your subjects and experiment with various lighting set ups to observe the effects. It was a lot of fun … Continue reading

“Round Things” Photo Theme Night 17th November 2016

Photo Theme Night on the topic “Round Things” by Birr Photography Group in Craughwell’s Pub, Birr, County Offaly, Ireland on 17th November 2016. (Click on a thumbnail for Gallery).

“Light and Dark” Photo Theme Night 20th October 2016

Photo Theme Night on the topic “Light and Dark” by Birr Photography Group in Craughwell’s Pub, Birr, County Offaly, Ireland on 20th October 2016. (Click on a thumbnail for Gallery).

“People”Photo Theme Night 18th August 2016

  Photo Theme Night on the topic “People” by Birr Photography Group in Craughwell’s Pub, Birr, County Offaly, Ireland on 18th August 2016. (Click on a thumbnail for Gallery).        

“Nature/Wildlife”Photo Theme Night 7th July 2016

Photo Theme Night on the topic “Nature/Wildlife” by Birr Photography Group in Craughwell’s Pub, Birr, County Offaly, Ireland on 7th July 2016. (Click on a thumbnail for Gallery).

“Landscape”Photo Theme Night 19th May 2016

Photo Theme Night on the topic “Landscape” by Birr Photography Group in Craughwell’s Pub, Birr, County Offaly, Ireland on 19th May 2016. (Click on a thumbnail for Gallery).

Refraction Photography Workshop 24th March 2016

Workshop on “Refraction Photography” by Terry Smith for Birr Photography Group in Craughwell’s Pub, Birr, County Offaly, Ireland on 24th March 2016. Refraction is the bending of light as it passes from one substance to another. Here, the light rays pass from air to glass and back to air. The bending is caused by the differences … 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).