firechild photography’s
featured shoots and articles

firechild photography’s
featured shoots and articles

Highlighting the issue

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

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

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...

The Hedderman Family

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

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...

Engagement shoot | Fabiola & Myron

Engagement shoot | Fabiola & Myron

Torrential early Irish summer rain + underground carpark + South American couple celebrating his birthday = engagement shoot with dancing, prancing about and a lot of yellow. Fabiola is Venezuelan, Myron is from Brazil. They met in Ireland while here studying English...

Couple Shoot: Eleonora and Anna

Couple Shoot: Eleonora and Anna

You'll recognise Eleonora and Anna from the home page of my website. We filmed a few segments from our shoot because I wanted to give a little insight into how a shoot works. Eleonora and Anna came to Ireland together during the summer to study English in the school...

Engagement Photos // Amanda and Terry, Forest creatures

Engagement Photos // Amanda and Terry, Forest creatures

It's always such a joy when a couple books a session for engagement photos with me. We get to hang out together for a drink or a coffee first and get to know each other a little bit better and then I get to take them out and show them that being in front...

Sarah & Mick’s beautifully relaxed Dublin City wedding

Sarah & Mick’s beautifully relaxed Dublin City wedding

The Story Laid back doesn't even begin to describe Sarah and Mick, they're so relaxed as couple and their wedding in Dublin's city centre was them down to a T. We started off in their house on the morning and I hung out with the gals as they got their glam on before...

On sharing personal work // Glendalough

On sharing personal work // Glendalough

Last week I wrote about finding inspiration in other creatives and what I'd learned from them. And as I read that post back again, and again, I realised something. I haven't been sharing my work. I've been promoting my business, and that's just not the same. When...