Archive for July 21st, 2008

July 21, 2008

Ballywilling Strand

Ballywilling Co. Cork

Canon A570is, 3 exposure panorama

We discovered this wonderful place recently on a family outing, a relatively hidden beach not too far away from the much more popular Garryvoe Beach in East Cork. I wonder who lives in that little house, not a bad view – though perhaps a bit scary during a winter storm?!

July 21, 2008

I’m thinking of starting a blog…

This is the first of what I hope will be many blog entries. I don’t know how it will take shape, so the format may change as I get more of a feel for the sorts of things I would like to write and the photographs I would like to show. The sensation is a bit like I’m poking my head around the side of the stage curtain and seeing what’s out there!

I chose the title “Imprints of Light” because that is what photographs are, literally the light coming through the lens and imprinting an image on to the digital sensor (or film). There is also a parallel with God’s Light in us, as He transforms us and shapes us through the inworking of the Holy Spirit, scattering the darkness of our hearts…