Noel McCarthy Photography

Open Lock

On an early morning walk along The Royal Canal, County Westmeath, Ireland

Promises to Keep

Seen while walking near Rigopiano (PE), Abruzzo, Italy.

Venerdi Santo

Part of the Venerdi Santo (Good Friday) procession, outside the church of San Pieto in Loreto Aprutino, Abruzzo, Italy.

Majella in Winter

Winter view into the sun of the Majella mountain from the town land of Loreto Aprutino, Abruzzo, Italy.

The Cloister

In the cloister of the Cathedral of Saint Mary in Tortosa, Catalonia, Spain.

Horse and Rider!

Dublin Street Scene

A Moment's Peace

Bars can be like an oasis in a bustling city.

Au Rendez Vous

The "Au Rendez Vous" restaurant in Callian, Var, France.

The Next Step

Stone steps on a paved street in Penne, Pescara, Abruzzo, Italy.

Handy Work

This shoemaker kindly agreed to let me take some photos of him and his workshop as he worked on pair of shoes. Grazie.

Forca di Penne

A view of the ruined Torre di Capestrano at Forca di Penne in Abruzzo, Italy

Decay

A rundown building in need of restoration.

Along the Boardwalk

The boardwalk that runs beside the River Liffey at Eden Quay, Dublin.

Watching the World Go By

Day's Work is Done

Tractor at a farm near Castlebaldwin, County Sligo, Ireland

Durdle Door, Dorset

Durdle Door, Dorset, England

Claddagh

Looking at Galway City from a point near Claddagh Quay, possibly Nimmo's Pier

Digging for Bait

Digging for bait near the Dollymount bathing shelters in Dublin Bay, Ireland, with the retired Poolbeg power plant and chimney stacks in the distance.

Sailing By Howth

Sail boat passing a lighthouse of the East Pier of Howth Harbour, Dublin, Ireland with Ireland's Eye in the background.

Country House

Castello di Roccascalegna

The castle of Roccascalegna stands above the town of Roccascalengna in the Chieti province of Abruzzo Italy.

All Things Must Pass

Not perfect, but still beautiful.

Through the Fog

Early morning fog moving through the valley.

Barber Shop

By a Whisker

One of the very few cats I like.

Seal of Approval

Seals on Bull Island

Black and White

Swan on a pond in Dublin.

Lingering

Near Dublin Castle

Trastevere

Early morning walk in Trastevere, Rome

Gull in Rome

Looking into the Roman forum.

Fruit Tree

Fruit tree in spring.