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At the River Awbeg edge, Image Gallery

River Awbeg,  Doneraile , county Cork Irish Landscape Photography : Nigel Borrington

River Awbeg,
Doneraile , county Cork
Irish Landscape Photography : Nigel Borrington

Today I just want to share some images take at the banks of one of my favorite irish rivers the Awbeg River (Irish: An Abhainn Bheag, meaning “the small river”). This river is a river in the southern part of Ireland. It is a tributary of the Blackwater River and flows into that larger river at a point in County Cork. Its name comes from the Irish Abha Bheag (“small river”, a slightly older form than the modern Irish name).

As its a Friday Afternoon, I wish everyone a great weekend ahead. I hope you get sometime off and have a chance to spend time in a place just like this one πŸ™‚

At the River Awbeg edge, Image Gallery

At the rivers edge 5

At the rivers edge 4

At the rivers edge 1

At the rivers edge 2

At the rivers edge 3

At the rivers edge 6

8 responses

  1. wonderful images on a lovely spring day. Have a great weekend Nigel.

    February 6, 2015 at 2:32 pm

    • Hello Joan πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

      Thank you very pleased you enjoyed them , have a great weekend !!!

      February 6, 2015 at 2:53 pm

  2. Bank of River is bank of her beauty

    Nice series of pictures

    February 6, 2015 at 2:50 pm

  3. What a beautiful gift you give to us Nigel – these images are very special of the river. Have a lovely weekend too!

    February 6, 2015 at 3:00 pm

    • HI Mary πŸ™‚

      That’s a lovely comment , Thank you πŸ™‚ – Have a great two days πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

      February 6, 2015 at 3:02 pm

  4. Hi Nigel, I like the saturation in these images. Rich but not over cooked! Are these straight out of the camera and if so, do you have the level of saturation pre-set , or have you adjusted afterwards? You’ve probably noticed that I tend to desaturated most of my images. Just interested in how others approach their image making…..especially those who produce very nice pictures!

    February 10, 2015 at 12:03 pm

  5. This looks so beautiful and refreshing. The water falls are captured so well, the skies so blue and grass so green, just makes me wish there weren’t more snow coming down here… thanks for transporting me away for a bit, Nigel.

    March 1, 2015 at 8:04 pm

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