firechild photography’s
featured shoots and articles

firechild photography’s
featured shoots and articles

Wineport Lodge Wedding – Amanda & Terry’s Lovefest

This was over a year ago already... Am I the slowest photographer to blog ever? Honestly,  I just couldn’t share this on my shitty website that didn’t work last year and then this year has just gone so fast... And also, also... there’s just a part of me that sort of...

Niamh & Emmet’s Barberstown Castle Wedding

Niamh and Emmet are just one of those couples - as soon as we met, we knew it was going to be great. They are people people. Barberstown Castle couldn't have been more perfect - historical, romantic, classy and a really intimate feeling space. Their humanist ceremony...

UNDER A NEW SKY

The problem with getting married. In the beginning, when you decide to get married, for about 10 giddy minutes it all about just the two of you. It's big eyes and gasps and maybe tears and probably laughing too. And it's great. The problem with getting married is that...

Highlighting the issue

I'll be honest, I don't get it. I don't understand why this is even a debate. But it is. And so we act, and we march and we talk and we make lights and shine them on Dublin city landmarks and we say no more, trust us... See the full article here, with additional...

Adventures in film: On the Wild Atlantic Way

Photographing people is my jam, it's what excites me and moves me. But what would I do if I had a camera and no people to photograph? We spent a couple of weeks on the Wild Atlantic Way last summer. We camped, stayed in Airbnbs, cycled, got rained on a lot, climed...

Tulfarris summer scorcher – Laura & Tony’s wedding

Today, 2nd June 2017, Laura & Tony are celebrating their first anniversary. You might have seen a few frames from their wedding around the site, but last summer my wee website wasn't ready for their jelly. But hurrah, today it is! So take a wee minute to send them...

Mother’s Day Feature Pt 2 | What are photos worth?

The second part of my mama celebration is up now - first up was the absolutely rock-solid mammying advice from the rock-solid mamas who are doing their thing, struggling and surviving when they have to, winning and enjoying when they can. My second question to them...

Mother’s Day Feature Part 1 | Firechild Mamas

As it’s coming up to Mother’s Day soon, I wanted to take a few minutes to celebrate the amazing mother’s I’ve had the opportunity to photograph over the last while. Pregnancy, birth and motherhood are completely individual experiences - even with each new baby for...

The Hedderman Family

Getting to meet a brand new family who are just totally relaxed and loving on each other is so great, and the Hedderman family were exactly that. Taking care of this new human and his or her needs is a tricky thing, for every new family - as Hilary said herself,...

Engagement Shoot | Mairéad & Johnny

Trekking around on the summit trail on Howth, what else would you want on a spring Sunday afternoon? I met Mairéad and Johnny while shooting another wedding, Mairéad came up to me on the dancefloor to tell me that they were getting married next year and that they...

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