The Phoneographer Explores: #WomenOnAir


Today I was honoured to attend the Women on Air conference at Dublin Castle to capture the event using a fantastic Nokia Lumia 1020.  Women from the world of media, business, politics and tech got together to ask.. “Do we need a more expert women’s voices in the media?” and “Who is shaping our view of the world?”                                  High profile speakers included: Pat Rabbitte TD, Minister […]

The Phoneographer Explores: Measurement Conference


I recently attended the Measurement Conference in association with BreakingNews.ie at the fabulous Abbey Theatre in Dublin. As I had never attended any of Damien Mulley’s very popular and highly regarded events, I jumped on the chance to attend this one when I learned that it had people of the calibre of Barry Hand and James Whatley talking. In addition, it was being hosted by the fantastic Rick O’Shea, who, it turns out, […]

The Phoneographer explores: Yas Waterworld, Abu Dhabi


Like everywhere else in UAE, they continue to build to attract more people to visit this wonderful part of the world.  And Yas Island, Abu Dhabi is no different.  Last time I visited on my #nbanAdventrues, was for the opening of Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, the worlds largest indoor theme park. This time the main reason for my visit was the fabulous Yas Waterworld, the UAE’s first mega waterpark, set […]

The Phoneographer Explores: Maldives


Visitors to the Maldives realize they’re in for a magical trip as soon as they step out of the airport and immediately onto a waiting seaplane. Yes, your final stop is so remote you must travel there by seaplane. Pilots have that distinct “no shoes, no worries,” attitude and are literally wearing no shoes as they whisk you up and over the 26 atolls of this archipelago nation in the […]

The Phoneographer Explores: Ibiza


For many, Ibiza means endless partying in Mediterranean macro-clubs. There is, however, another side to the island. The Greeks called Ibiza and Formentera the Islas Pitiusas (Islands of Pine Trees), and about half the island (especially the comparatively unspoilt northeast) remains covered by these thick woods. Alongside hardy pines, the most common crops are olives, figs and almonds and, away from the main resorts and towns, the island has a […]

The Phoneographer Explores: Giro d’Italia


Giro d’Italia, one of the world’s greatest cycling events, arrived in Ireland on Sunday, 11th of May. This Grand Tour, famously won by Ireland’s Stephen Roche in 1987, seen the world’s best cyclists race 187km from Armagh to Dublin with a fantastic carnival atmosphere of this sporting spectacle all along the route as many people enjoyed the festivities and cheered on the titans on two wheels.  200 elite cyclists battled it out […]

MixRadio – Your Personal Radio Station Demo


With no sign up, no subscription and no advertising, just great music, there is no better music service anywhere! Now imagine having “Your Own Personal Radio Station” that always plays the music you want to hear. One that just seems to know what you want to listen to before you do. That is exactly what you get with #MixRadio, a stream of music created to your personal taste with just […]