Other photos 2010

Achill's Stone

 “Achill’s Stone”
Taken on September 28th 2008 on Achill Island. This Photo was taken on Croaghaun above Keem, facing toward europe’s tallest seacliffs (over 600M high) a truly spectacular vista.

Patrick Swan

 Pancake rocks  


I took this picture in April 2007 when travelling on the west coast of the South Island of New Zealand. It’s a picture of the Pancake Rocks (also known as the Punakaiki Rocks) near the small town on Punakaiki about 40 mins drive north of Greymouth.

Mick Lennon

 The Bronshill Dolmen

 The Brownshill Dolmen dating to circa 3000 BC, is the largest in Europe with its granite capstone weighing over one hundred and fifty tons.

Ian Michael

 Algarve rock formation

 Taken from a boat while we were on a cruise in the Algarve Portugal, it is of rock formation along the cost of the Algarve.

Mona Fitzpatrick

 Dunluce Castle

Taken May 2009 at Dunluce Castle, CO. Antrim. The photo shows a vista of Dunluce castle sitting on its magnificent basalt perch high above the north atlantic. A sea arch is also visible in the coastline.

Patrick Swan

 Limestone slabs  

Limestone slabs running out to the sea on Fanore beach.

Photo taken on Fanore beach – the Burren, Co. Clare.

John Hooton

Weather beaten granite

Weather beaten granite in soft surroundings. Taken June 2010 Mourne Mountains.

John Gale

Chemically weathered Dolostone limestone

Foreground - Ordovician chemically weathered Dolostone limestone, with Red Cuillin mountains in the background - granitic emplaced with also mixed magma (acid-basic) intrusions, felsites, ignimbrites, tuffs and agglomerates.

Kilchrist Area near Broadford, Isle of Skye, Scotland.

Emily Murray

Atlantic horizon

"Atlantic Horizon"
A storm was closing in on the coast the evening that I took this and I got quite wet but my picture came out well.

Jonathan Moran

Sea stack

‘Sea Stack’. – After years of the sea pounding the headland this rock became separated from the headland. Photo taken on Kinard beach, Dingle, Co. Kerry, middle of June 2010

John Hooton

Hag's Head

Hag's Head, The Burren, Co. Clare
This shot was taken right after Boireann and the same sunset is what is lighting up the rock formation making it look like something from Arizona.

Jonathan Moran


Taken in Donabate in December 2007

Konrad Kubic

Laminated Carboniferous siltstones

Potholes in laminated Carboniferous siltstones, Doonaha, West Clare.

Matthew Parkes

Tirol glacier

Taken in the Tirol area of Austria in June 2008
This Photo is of a glacier, stream running down the rocks and the beauty and magic of mountains. This was taken in South Tirol Region while we were on holidays in June 2008

Margaret Delaney

Saltee Island rock

Saltee Island Rock – The broken and weather beaten Pre-Cambrian rock. Composed largely of granite or granitoid gneiss, with minor basic dykes.

Philip Devereux

Sentinal Rock

Sentinel Rock is a granitic peak in Yosemite National Park, California, United States. It towers over Yosemite Valley, opposite from Yosemite Falls

John McMahon

Temple Arch Horn Head

Temple Arch Horn Head was taken 05-06-10 and is a feature created by coastal erosion as seen from Horn Head Co. Donegal, it is the product of a number of HDR photos stitched together.

Ronan Clarke

Yosemite Falls is the highest measured waterfall in North America.
Located in Yosemite National Park in the Sierra Nevada of California, it is a major attraction in the park, especially in late spring when the water flow is at its peak.

John McMahon

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