The Dublin Mountains

A changing collection of photographs from the Dublin Mountains, the high ‘green collar’ that frames the southside of the city.   The Wicklow Mountains (Irish: Sléibhte Chill Mhantáin,[1] archaic: Cualu)…Continue Reading →

Graffiti Details

A very graphic collection of details and scenes featuring street graffiti – sprayed, stencilled, painted, carved and chipped. Captured over…


Sant Pol Seascapes

The Mediterranean at play – these images were captured over 2 days (21-22) in January 2017 – they show the…


All in the Detail

Things washed up – deterioration of hard elements – magnified textures – details that are seldom observed, appreciated or understood – light and shadow in small spaces – these images can…Continue Reading →

Gardening tips from Bloom 2017

Gardening tips from the Bloom 2017 big winner When it comes to gardening, Sparky’s friends and Bloom winners Oliver and Liat Schurmann…


World Meteorological Day

World Meteorological Day – 23 March 2017 Clouds play a pivotal role in weather forecasts and warnings. They help to…


Global Warning

Sky over Barcelona – Photo: Greville Edwards • Today’s the day to learn the truth about the state of our planet’s…


Cold Comfort

  How An Igloo Keeps You Warm Published on Jan 9, 2017 Building a perfect igloo takes cool science! Don’t…


Wind Sculpture

Kinetic masterpieces by Anthony Howe. 1. SPINES 2. In-Out Quotient 3. About Face 4. In Cloud Light 5. OctoThanks…


Save Our Space (SOS)

  Early last year, the world’s most influential conservationists bid Doug Tompkins farewell at the Herbst Pavilion, a cavernous, light-filled…