Through a lens brightly: The era of digital photography

Digital allows photographers such as Leon Farrell and his colleagues at Photocall Ireland to capture the kind of iconic images featured below

12th March, 2017
The Rainbow Disco, as part of the Street Performance World Championship, July 13, 2013

“I only had one chance to get this picture, and had to make a decision as to how to photograph it, choosing the long lens 70-200mm. I started taking the picture on continuous shooting two seconds before the countdown, and after a few seconds I couldn’t see the people through the multicoloured powder. I was lucky the camera could take 14 frames per second, helping me to capture this detail.” Leon Farrell...

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