Around the World in Analogue: Connemara, Ireland

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“Around the World in Analogue” is your bite-sized guide to the most amazing travel destinations across the globe, as documented by the members of the Lomography community. Today, lomographer Mark Furniss ushers us to his enchanting hometown.

Name: Mark Furniss
LomoHome: @furn7973
Camera: Hasselblad Xpan
Film: Kodak Aerochrome
Location: Connemara, Ireland

Connemara is a magical place in County Galway, Ireland, that faces the Atlantic Ocean to the west and is flanked by mountains to the east. This geography can make the weather seemingly change from one minute to the next, which contributes to the magic and unpredictability of the area.

My dog, George, accompanied me for the day and we brought some apples to share with the famous Connemara ponies. Luckily for this roll of Aerochrome, the weather stayed sunny with fluffy, white clouds which is ideal for infrared photography. It was a day when everything fell into place perfectly—beautiful weather, stunning scenery and the perfect marriage of Aerochrome and the Xpan—and made this roll of film memorable!


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written by Lomography on 2016-09-16 #places #ireland #connemara #around-the-world-in-analogue

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10 Comments

  1. icequeenubia
    icequeenubia ·

    Thank you @furn7973 for sharing these photos!

  2. hannah_brown
    hannah_brown ·

    quite simply stunning.

  3. saidseni
    saidseni ·

    The pictures are amazing!

  4. nachito7
    nachito7 ·

    great article. Great pics!

  5. lafilledeer
    lafilledeer ·

    Amazing!

  6. nural
    nural ·

    Breath taking!! Absolutely gorgeous!

  7. alejandravidal
    alejandravidal ·

    Stunning!!!!

  8. lomodesbro
    lomodesbro ·

    Congrats on such a colourful set

  9. johams
    johams ·

    awesome!

  10. antiox
    antiox ·

    Daaaaamnnn soonnnnn!!! @furn7973

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