Dusk at one of Northern Ireland's most beautiful beaches.
The lighthouse bathes in the warm light of sunset on a summer evening.
The west coast of Ireland is famous for its variable and unpredictable weather. On this August evening, thick layers of patchy cloud drifted in from the Atlantic, the sun's rays perforating them and illuminating the sea below.
The sun sets beyond the headland at Slieve League, Donegal
The colours of dusk.
Tourist boats approach the striking cliffs at Slieve League.
The blue tones of dusk settle over this rocky Donegal beach.
As I drove south towards Connemara National Park I climbed through a mountain pass. The variable weather fronts moving through the area were a breeding ground for rainbows and this one couldn't have been more perfectly placed!
This shallow mountain stream ran into Doo Lough, County Mayo.
A sheep takes shelter from the elements under a tree.
Summer light streams through the clouds, illuminating this lone tree in the County Mayo landscape. Rain clouds are sitting over the distant mountains.
The very last light of the day bathes the much-photographed tree covered island in Derryclare Lough, County Galway. The lough lies at the edge of Connemara National Park.
Kylemore Abbey couldn't have been built in a more idyllic location than this.
The Connemara mountains rise behind Pollacapall Lough, home of Kylemore Abbey.
The moon rises over Benone Strand, the Mussenden Temple silhouted on the clifftop.