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Lidl French Wines, Strasbourg, France

It’s that time of year again when Lidl hand-picks the best selection of French wines for it’s stores, come September. They again called upon Master of Wine Richard Bampfield to help choose the best range across a variety of grapes and prices. This year I traveled with the top wine & food journalists in the […]

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Mainstream Renewable Power Noupoort Wind Farm film

Earlier this year, I traveled to South Africa to cover the construction of Mainstream Renewable Power’s latest wind energy development, the 80MW Noupoort wind farm. As well as my primary assignment to photograph the wind farm – including it’s construction, I also created a film about it’s construction including an interview / narration by Pule […]

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Gaelectric Monnaboy Wind Farm, Northern Ireland

RENEWABLE firm Gaelectric has just opened its third wind farm in Northern Ireland, a four-turbine facility in Eglinton, Co Derry. The latest project at Monnaboy on Loughermore Mountain represented an investment of £16.8 million. As part of the pre-launch, I spent time on the wind farm near Eglinton photographing the site from morning till sunset, […]

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Mainstream RP Noupoort Wind Farm, South Africa

The 35 big turbines of Noupoort Wind Farm (NWF) in the Northern Cape are on track to begin producing renewable energy for the South African power grid in July 2016. At peak power production, these turbines will collectively be producing up to 80 megawatts of electricity, which is enough to power approximately 69 000 homes. […]

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Haven Livelihood Programmes in Haiti Video

We not back long from Haiti where myself and Jenny Barker were shooting a short film for the well known Irish charity Haven. The filming took place on the island of ílle a Vache, approx 6.5 miles off the south west coast of Haiti where Haven have being implementing livelihood programmes for the locals since […]

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Lidl Media Trip, Bordeaux, France

I’m just back from Bordeaux, France where Lidl Ireland invited the most discerning wine journalists in the country to accompany them on a trip to taste the new French wines coming to their stores from the region, and to visit some of the vineyards from where the wine was chosen. I’m not going to say […]

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CAPA Airlines in Transit Conference, Dublin 2015

Established in 1990, CAPA – Centre for Aviation is the leading provider of independent aviation market intelligence, analysis and data services, covering worldwide developments. Understanding aviation markets is their great strength and passion. Providing their CAPA Members, clients and partners with an unparalleled level of expertise and insight is their business. They offer an extensive […]

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Gap of Dunloe New Years 2014

This Christmas I made a last minute decision to make a run for the hills, or the MacGillycuddys Reeks to be exact for a bit of a break from Dublin. We packed up the Trooper with everything we might need, from climbing packs and boots, to road bikes and a drone. Four hours and a […]

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The Magic of the West

WestExpo will bring the magic of the West of Ireland under one roof in Dublin’s premier exhibition arena for the first time ever, in a wonderful celebration of life on the West Coast – from Donegal to Kerry. Visitors to the Expo will see first hand what the West has to offer for holidays and […]

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Mainstream Oldman2 Wind Farm, Alberta, Canada

I’m just back in Dublin after some memorable days spent in the stunning South of Alberta, Canada. I was commissioned to fly over there to shoot one of my client’s latest projects, (an announcement should be fairly imminent – can’t say more than that!). The trip took me from Dublin to Toronto and finally to […]

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