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Archive for May 11, 2013


Allihies area from the old Cloan hills road.

Allihies from a mountain view

Nikon D7000, 24-85mm f3.5 lens.
Allihies, west cork
Irish Landscape photography : Nigel Borrington

Allihies, west cork, offers one of Ireland’s most remote and stunning Landscapes, This shot was taken on a visit Last year.

The old Cloan, copper mining road out of the town gives some stunning landscape views of the area below

copper mines allihies pan1

It also passes the old copper mines in the hills above the town.

Its the weekend So…

Why not find a remote place to visit…..

Find someplace remote 1

Watch the sun set…..
Find someplace remote 2

Stay and go for a walk in the moon light…
Find someplace remote 3

All images using a Fujifilm X100
Landscape photography : Nigel Borrington

Allihies (/ælˈæhiz/; Irish: Na hAilichí, meaning “the cliff fields”)[1] is a coastal parish (and townland) in the west of County Cork, Ireland.