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Lauren, Armagh Rose of Tralee Hopeful

May 20, 2017 Portraits  No comments

A few weeks ago I had the privilege of shooting Lauren Carberry O'Neill who will be representing Mickey Kellys Bar Armagh in this years Rose of Tralee Armagh Heat. She is a family friend and my wife Aine initially contacted her to ask if she'd be interested in a photoshoot, she jumped at the chance.

At the time we were have great weather, warm and sunny so I suggested an evening shoot in Lurgan Park. This was suggested on Saturday and come Monday we were walking through the Park looking for locations. Lurgan Park is such a great place that it didn't take look to find a multitude of locations. 

With gorgeous light we were able to take some natural light shots as well as some with off-camera flash. As the light was dropping I suggested another location just on

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Brownlow House, Lurgan

May 17, 2016 Portraits  No comments

Brownlow House (also known as Lurgan Castle) sits in beautiful grounds overlooking Lurgan Park. I've been past it and have walked around it many, many times but just recently I had the opportunity to do a photoshoot in it. I was fortunate to be joined by another photographer and friend Nigel Fleming and models Isadora and Charlotte.

Nigel and myself decided that we would split up and take one model each and throughout the course of the session we would swap. I started with Isadora and it was only after 15 minutes or so that she told me that this was her first photoshoot. I have to say that it certainly wasn't obvious. She posed well and took direct like a pro.

Natural light from a large window to camera left and also behind the camera. ISO400 - F3.2 - 1/100 - 28mm


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