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Donard Statue

Well the fine Irish weather has put an abrupt stop to my ruin hunting activities recently. So today I was experimenting with a few images I took down in the village green in Donard. Some of you might remember earlier … Continue reading

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A Squirrel in the Zoo – Monochrome Madness Challenge

This week I have another image from our recent trip to Dublin Zoo.  Not the sort of sculpture you would expect to find in a zoo. But interesting nonetheless and the kids loved it. Especially as we had a curious … Continue reading

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Gorilla’s in the Mist – Monochrome Madness Challenge

Well maybe not mist, but we do have two Gorilla’s! Sort of! For this weeks challenge I used a shot I recently took at Dublin Zoo. Its actually what appeared to be two cast statue’s of one off my all … Continue reading

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The Dancers

The Dancers by Antoinette Fleming is a bronze statue situated in a  small pocket park at the junction of Greenhills Road and Main Street in Tallaght. The two bronze figures, linking arms in a dance swing, stand on a circular … Continue reading

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Thomas Francis Meagher

Across the road from Reginald’s Tower, stands the statue of Thomas Francis Meagher (1823-1867) who was born in Waterford. He came to national prominence during Daniel O’Connell Repeal Movement. It was Meagher who introduced the green, white and orange tricolor … Continue reading

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Molly Malone

  So here is something of interest for any chocolate lovers out there. I recently came across this life size sculpture created entirly from chocolate. Its an exact replica of the famous Molly Malone statue which can be found at … Continue reading

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