Club Outing – Kilmacurragh Botanical Gardens

Club Outing – Kilmacurragh Botanical Gardens

On Tuesday 10th May, 10 members arrived at Kilmacurragh on a beautiful sunny day. The Rhododendron was in full bloom and dappled the gardens with beautiful vivid colours, they also provided some great reflections in the pond. The Dragonflies were not in attendance as...
Club Outing – Bluebells at Killinthomas Wood

Club Outing – Bluebells at Killinthomas Wood

On Tuesday 3rd May members of OffShoot were met with a wonderful vista of bluebells immediately upon entering the woods at Killinthomas. A blue carpet on the forest floor- really beautiful – and well worth waiting for! The bluebells danced in the gentle breeze...
Club Outing – Red Kites at Avoca

Club Outing – Red Kites at Avoca

On Saturday 23rd April over 20 OffShoot members descended on Avoca village to see the Red Kites and take some pictures. Despite the local master victualler Isaac Lett leaving out some meat the Kites kept away and we thought we were in for a disappointing day. However...
Club Outing – Trinity Rugby v Cork Constitution Rugby

Club Outing – Trinity Rugby v Cork Constitution Rugby

On Saturday 5th March, a group of our members met up in Trinity on a gloriously sunny afternoon to catch some action shots at a match between Trinity and Cork Constitution Rugby teams. Trinity won 35-30. It was nice for people to meet face to face again and enjoy the...
Club Outing – Cabinteely Park

Club Outing – Cabinteely Park

Cabinteely Park adjoins our usual haunting ground, well known to some but a revelation for others. A multitude of photographic opportunities abound and members wandered around taking images of whatever took their fancy. The wind was a bit strong and a mantle of clouds...