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Tim Healy – Leap, West Cork.

People of the Wild Atlantic Way – 

Tim Healy – Leap, West Cork.

The best advice I ever received in life was when I came to live in Leap in 1983. I knew of a local lad who had a reputation for liking a bit of a ‘Work Out’, he was well able to look after himself. So I said to him, just to wind him up, would you like to have a go, the two of us for 20 pounds. No, he said, I’ll tell you what, don’t be wasting your money, we’ll fight for pleasure.’

 

 

 

Eileen McNicholl – Leap, West Cork.

People of the Wild Atlantic Way – 

Eileen McNicholl – Leap, West Cork.

My fathers words still ring true today, He use to often say –
If you have nothing good to say about someone – say nothing!’

 

People of Leap Photography Exhibition –

People of leap, West Cork, on the Wild Atlantic Way – 

A big thank you to all the people of Leap and especially those that took part in the photo shoot as part of the People of the Wild Atlantic Way Photography Project. Congratulations also for the wonderful outdoor exhibition of the photographs that the locals are staging on the bridge in the centre of the village. Ted O’Donovan has done a fantastic job in mounting and displaying the photographs. I would also like to thank Sam & Eileen McNicholl of Connolly’s Bar for providing the venue for the photo shoot.

 

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Brian Sheahan – Leap , West Cork.

People of the Wild Atlantic Way – 

Brian Sheahan – Leap, West Cork.

Before I die I would like to live a little bit longer.’

 

Kathleen Woumans – Leap, West Cork.

People of the Wild Atlantic Way – 

Kathleen Woumans – Leap, West Cork.

‘My favourite memory – 

The moment my daughter was born and they placed her on my chest was perfect! The overwhelming feeling of Love and Awe and Wonder that filled ever fiber of my being is something that I will never forget!

I felt truly and utterly at one with the universe, like everything was right and supposed to be as it was.

I felt like Mother Earth.’

 

Ted O’Donovan – Leap, West Cork.

People of the Wild Atlantic Way – 

Ted O’Donovan – Leap, West Cork.

Inspired by my family, friends, and community, I look forward to the future with confidence.’

 

Julie Migdal – Leap, West Cork.

People of the Wild Atlantic Way – 

Julie Migdal – Leap, West Cork.

My favourite quote – 

If you can’t be a poet, be a poem.’ Everyone has a purpose and a story to tell. We as individuals have to figure out which path to take.

 

Glengarriff Bay, West Cork –

Click photo to enlarge - Glengarriff Bay, West Cork -  'Somewhere over the rainbow bluebirds fly..................' This shot was taken at dawn just as the sun came up over the horizon and lit up the whole bay ...
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Exhibition – Organico Restaurant, Bantry.

Click photo to enlarge -  Exhibition at Organico Restaurant, Bantry A big thank you to Hannah & Rachel for staging a mini exhibition of 6 of my landscape photographs at their beautiful restaurant in Bantry. I would also like to thank Catherine Weld for curating the exhibition. If you are ...
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Gougane Barra, West Cork.

St, Finbarr's Oratory, Gougane Barra, West Cork -  As part of the People of the Wild Atlantic Way Photography Project I have started to include landscape photographs of signature locations found along the West Coast of Ireland and the 2,500km route of the Wild Atlantic Way. I hope that you ...
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Trinny Phillips – Schull, West Cork.

People of the Wild Atlantic Way Photography Project -  Trinny Phillips - Schull, West Cork. 'Enjoy the little things in life for one day you'll look back and realise they were the big things.'  This is a saying my mom once told me, and I think it took me leaving ...
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John Paul Carroll – Schull, West Cork.

People of the Wild Atlantic Way Photography Project -  John Paul Carroll - Schull, West Cork. 'You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water' ...
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Caitlin Frances Hurley – Schull, West Cork.

People of the Wild Atlantic Way Photography Project -  Caitlin Frances Hurley - Schull, West Cork. 'You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.' ...
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Jim Carrig – Schull, West Cork

People of the Wild Atlantic Way Photography Project -  Jim Carrig - Schull, West Cork. 'May love and laughter light your days and warm your heart and home. May good and faithful friends be yours where ever you may roam.' ...
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David Beale – Ballydehob, West Cork.

People of the Wild Atlantic Way Photography Project -  David Beale - Ballydehob, West Cork. A poem by author unknown inspired me..... 'I suppose you could say there was a distinctive kind of spirit in this home. Yes, I'm sure there was. It was the spirit of kindness, patience, loveliness, ...
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Jodi Thomas – Schull, West Cork.

People of the Wild Atlantic Way Photography Project - Jodi Thomas - Schull, West Cork. 'Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; Forget them as soon as you can, Tomorrow is a new day; Begin ...
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John Murray – Schull, West Cork.

People of the Wild Atlantic Way Photography Project -  John Murray - Schull, West Cork. 'I am at my most happiest when I am grateful. Unfortunately this does not happen enough as I know I have much to be grateful for. It is always the difficult life events that make ...
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