Landscape Photography

Blackford Dolphin

Belfast and Donegal

There is a school of thought, I think incorrectly suggests that landscape photography needs to be a wide as possible....
Silent Valley with the X-T1

Silent Valley

Having shot some music photography with the X-T1 and 35mm Fujinon lens it was time to head to the stunning Mourne...
Blackford Dolphin, Harland and Wolff

Harland and Wolff at Night

Famous for boat building and not just the Titanic, the Harland and Wolff cranes (Samson and Goliath) are an established...
St John's Point Lighthouse

St John’s Point at Night

I have photographed St John's Point Lighthouse numerous times when testing out new cameras or lenses but I have never...
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The Mournes at Night

Exploring the Tyrella area of County Down is generally an activity confined to daylight hours. I felt it was time to...
The Mournes

New Year on Slieve Donard

On the first day of a new year the Mourne Mountains are generally lit by the light from head torches as people venture...

Music Photography

Foreigner, Belfast, Flixelpix

Foreigner in Belfast

It was a pleasure to spend the night in the Waterfront Hall, Belfast watching three fantastic rock bands performing...
Mojo Fury Belfast Limelight

Mojo Fury 10th Birthday

Mojo Fury celebrated their tenth year of performing as a band by throwing a birthday part in Belfast’s famous...

Documentary Photography

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Celebrating World Water Day

The aim of FlixelPix is to support charity endeavours as much as possible with the various Tearfund Northern Ireland...
John D'Arcy - Close your Eyes and Read

Close Your Eyes and Read

I haven't managed to visit Lisburn's R-Space Gallery in a few months but was excited to discover my visit was going to...
Peter McCauley, Rams' Pocket Radio

Love is a Bitter Thing

Rams' Pocket Radio, fresh from a US and European tour with the brilliant Foy Vance has unveiled the debut single from...
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An Olympic Challenge

Olympic Silver Medalist Peter Chambers took on a unique challenge in Belfast’s Victoria Square on Monday 30th of...
Avalon Guitars, sound hole bracing

The Masters of Avalon

I recently put together a photography essay on the guitar making process at Avalon guitars in the Northern Ireland town...
Avalon Guitars, Ireland

In Photo : Avalon Guitars

Learning to play guitar is road travelled by many but mastered by only a select few. It is an enduring journey where an...

Gear

Blackford Dolphin

Belfast and Donegal

There is a school of thought, I think incorrectly suggests that landscape photography needs to be a wide as possible....

From the Blog

Fujifilm X-T1

Photography and Puddles

I recently experimented with using a large puddle of rain water when photographing the Blackford Dolphin oil rig at...