Irish & Sean-nós dance dublin

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During the summer I had the chance to shoot for Mary Beth of Irish & Sean-nòs dance Dublin during her classes in the Cobblestone and in Drumcondra, to be used for their new website.   The Cobblestone

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Spirit of Folk 2014

Spirit of Folk entrance

I had a blast taking photographs at the Spirit of Folk Festival this year! I enjoyed everything about it: the place, the people, the stage, the musicians, the atmosphere, I found everything very exciting and creatively stimulating from the point of view of a photographer and music lover.   The Festival The festival has been […]

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Spirit of Folk Launch at Whelan’s

Spirit of Folk opening talks

This weekend I had the pleasure to shoot at the Spirit of Folk launch at Whelan’s: “we are made of stars stuff”. It was a fantastic night full of talks and great music form Bunoscionn, Carriages, Leading Armies and Stephen James.   The talks The night was  a glimpse of the forthcoming festival in Dunderry Park, which runs from 19th – […]

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The Longtails at Whelan’s live

The full band on stage

Yesterday, I shot the Longtails live gig at Whelan’s upstairs. It was a night of great atmosphere, in a nice venue, with good acoustic and lighting. 🙂   The support acts Cècile and Andrew opened the night. Followed by Harry Ramble with band. A good mix of originals and covers from both bands.   The Longtails The Longtails […]

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The Cobblestone Sessions: a photographic book

Friday céilí in backroom

I was enchanted by Ireland the first time I came in 2003: the people, the history, the landscapes, but especially, the music! Still, even after my return in Italy, I had a very general and foggy idea of what Irish music was, and how it connects so many people from all sides of the globe. I had to come back […]

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