Tag: Slieve Bearnagh

The Story Behind The Photo: Bearnagh Sunset

This entry is part 8 of 18 in the series The Story Behind The Photo
The latest photo in our series ‘The Story Behind The Photo’ is a beautiful shot from Leslie Hanthorne of sunset behind a snow covered Slieve Bearnagh in the Mourne Mountains. John takes us through what was involved in capturing this beautiful image. Check out www.mournemountainphotography.com to see more of Leslie’s superb work. The winter of 2010/2011 was the coldest for over a hundred years so most days I was in the Mournes trying to record what was perhaps a once in a life-time Read more [...]

Winter Wonderland: Snow on the Irish Mountains (Part 1)

Isn't there something special about a covering of snow on the mountains? We asked you to send in your photos of snow on the Irish Mountains and the response has been incredible. We've literally been snowed-under with photos so have decided to break the article into two pieces. This is the first of these articles; we hope to have the second one online soon. We feel that the pictures we've chosen demonstrate the beauty and diversity of the Irish mountains. A big thank-you to everyone who sent Read more [...]