Lalor Roddy

Lalor Roddy

Lalor Roddy is no stranger to our television and film screens. An actor of renowned talent he has appeared in an array of film and television programmes from ‘The Game of Thrones’, ‘Ripper Street’...
conker collecting

Autumnal Bokeh

Autumn has to be one of the best seasons of the year for photographers. The colour palette of yellow to dark reds often offers remarkable opportunities during the late afternoon sun. The tradition is to...
The Slieve Donard Hotel at night

Hotel Splendide

Like a scene from the Terence Gross film we payed the (external) location of Hotel Splendide a visit. It was a visit with a focus on relaxation rather than photography but it didn't stop the camera being...
Lightroom 5 is it worth it?

Lightroom 5 arrives, is it worth it?

Well it is here, Adobe have released version 5 of their brilliant Photoshop Lightroom photo management and editing software. I have been using Lightroom from the initial beta and have watched it grow from...
FlixelPix X100s

Waterfalls and Dandelions

I am still really getting to know the Lee Filter Seven5 micro filter system for the X100s so decided on some more test shots at my favourite waterfall in Crumlin. I discovered on arrival that a large tree...
The flickr changes

The Flickr changes, what do you think?

Flickr is one of the most prolific photography sharing websites around and criticism of the lack of investment and change over the last few years has resulted in a remarkable revamp of the service. The new...
X100s, One Year on.

The Fujifilm X100s, the story so far..

When Fujifilm announced the X100s I have to admit I was excited. I had grown to love the X100, I had grown used to the quirks and foibles of the original incarnation and learned to focus on the positives, as...
Lisburn Mayor's Carnival

Lisburn Mayor’s Parade 2013

Every year without fail we visit the Lisburn Lord Mayor's Parade and carnival. This year was unlike previous visits, a new route and probably the worst May weather in quite some time. Heavy rain, hale and even...
FlixelPix : Twenty

Exhibition : TWENTY

I hosted my first solo exhibition in the Island Arts Centre back in 2010. Through the Mill was a series of images documenting the sad demise of the four hundred year old Barbour Mill in Hilden. DATE:...