Tramore Blog Posts

Tramore Photo Shortlisted on Morris Oil Calendar 2016

I am delighted that one of my photos was shortlisted for the Morris Oil Calendar 2016. The shot of Tramore and the Metal Man has been selected under the theme “Friendly, Reliable, Local” in this photo competition … I opted for loc...

Moon Rise over Tramore, Co. Waterford

I remember when I was young seeing the moon rise between two houses and it seemed to be massive. It turns out that the closer the moon is to the horizon it can see bigger than it was. Combine that with using a telephoto lens which compresses the scen...

Tramore Dog Surfing – Yes, Dog Surfing!

On Sunday September 1st, Tramore saw a spectacle which I had not seen in Ireland before, Dog Surfing…. Yes, surfing for Dogs. Some of the dogs didn’t seem to like the idea and once on the surf boards decided to abandon ship and swim to sh...

Tramore Amusements Monster Firework Display 2013

On Sunday 25th August there was a Monster Fireworks display in Tramore, Co. Waterford. I decided to try and get a few shots having not brought the camera to the Spraoi fireworks display. In this post I outline the technique used I used in taking phot...

Experimenting with ND Filters and Long Exposures

Having recently purchased some ND filters I had being longing to try them out for quite some time. I decided to try the seascape at sunset style with the waves crashing across the rocks. The waves become misty and it looks quite nice but I had never...

Gardaí to decrease credibility by 80% in 2013

A Garda spokesperson has revealed that new uniform, equipment and conduct requirements will come into play for the force from early 2013. In an effort to drastically reduce credibility and effectiveness, members will be required to wear, do and say e...
by The Codologist on Nov 1, 2012

As the Tide Rushes In – Kilfarrasy, Co. Waterford – 16/Project52

I have been trying to get out to the beach late in the evening for a long time and eventually last night I did, however I didn’t have my full compliment of filters so I made the job a bit tougher than normal. I had been scouting Hook Head, Kilf...

Tramore and Crashing Waves Evening Photo – Photo of the Week

I was out in Tramore last week. It was around 8pm and the sun was beginning to set. Waves were crashing in and there was some nice rays of sun here and there. I took the following photo of Tramore church in the background as the waves roll in at the...

Tramore, Back Strand Reflections – Photo of the Week

This week the Photo of the Week is a bit more local. Only 15 minute drive from Waterford, Tramore’s Back Strand is a great place to enjoy a walk and if you have the camera, you can get some good shots too. Photo topics at low tide include wadin...
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