Category Archives: Photography

The Phoneographer Explores: PowerMeet

The Biggest American car show in the world decends upon in Västerås, Sweden in July of every year and this is a spectacle to behold. Every year attracts more cars, more people, and, of course, more horsepower. Over 20.000 cars road the streets of this picturesque city, with Street Rods, Customs, 50′s cruisers, 60′s muscle cars, Corvettes, Mustangs, Camaros and many more rev their way in front of 1,ooo’s of enthusiasts. This year […]

The Phoneographer Explores: Flying

Flying is something that every lad wants to experience as they are growing up.  We all look to the skies and wonder how fantastic it must be to glide through the skies and decide where we wish to go, having the freedom of an eagle, flying high.                   Got an event coming up?  Want to create a buzz on social media? Hire The Phoneographer to help you. […]

The Phoneographer Explores: #MoJoCon

RTÉ MojoCon in Dublin was the first international conference focusing on mobile journalism, mobile filmmaking and mobile photography. So as a result of that, there is only one medium in which to tell the story of the event, and that is using photographs captured on a Lumia 830, backed up by some quotes from the delegates.      “That rectangular object you cradle so often – in fact, you could well […]

The Phoneographer Explores: ‘Getting Shit Done’ with Eva Fors

Eva fors is quite an inspirational and extraordinary woman.  Having spent the past 20 years at the decision making level at Microsoft Sweden, it is fair to say that what Eva doesn’t know about getting things done, is not worth knowing. Listening to Eva as she gave the packed room some advice on “getting shit done” was a real insight into what is required to become more efficient and effective in our […]

The Phoneographer Explores: #LumiaLive Dublin

The Lumia Live Sessions is a tour that sees Nokia and music pioneers La Blogotheque, a team of bloggers and videographers famous for helping to kick-start the careers of scores of musicians globally, team up to showcase hot new talent at a series of free gigs in unusual settings across the UK and Ireland. This event will mark the the second time La Blogotheque has worked in Ireland, creating an intimate […]

The Phoneographer Explores: Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has a documented history that spans over 3,000 years, but there are facts to suggest that Sri Lanka had pre-historic human settlements dating back to at least 125,000 years.  Its geographic location and deep harbours made it of great strategic importance from the time of the ancient Silk Road through to World War II.  Sri Lanka is a diverse country, home to many religions, ethnicities and languages. An undiscovered island, you […]

The Phoneographer Explores: Barcelona

Set on a plain rising gently from the sea to a range of wooded hills, Barcelona is Spain‘s most cosmopolitan city and one of the Mediterranean’s busiest ports. Restaurants, bars and clubs are always packed, as is the seaside in summer. The city’s avant-garde chefs whip up a storm that has even the French reaching for superlatives. You might get the impression it’s dedicated exclusively to hedonism, but it’s a hard-working, dynamic place […]

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: 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 […]