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SKYHAWK VIEW OF THE RIVER LEE

Corkonians consider Cork the true capital of Ireland and are well known for their heightened sense of pride in their City by the river Lee. Two years ago when I set about researching this film, I discovered to my amazement that there were a whole series of really intriguing facts about the river Lee that…Continue Reading

WEARING THE GREEN

Early one morning, roughly two years ago I set out to meet with the experienced salmon angler Alan Nolan to get some test shots on the river. Without casting a thought I arrived wearing a bright red rain jacket and a black waterproof pants. “You’re not going to see any salmon today I’m afraid.” was…Continue Reading

RIVER RUNNER FILM DOCUMENTARY

10,000 years ago the lee Valley basin, in the south of Ireland, sat silent under a solid block of ice. As the ice retreated a meandering river carved its way through russet red sandstone, from the barren rugged hills we know as Gouganebarra 45 miles eastward to the second largest natural harbour in the world:…Continue Reading