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2022-04-03 Buskers on Grafton Street, Dublin

 A few months back, I submitted a photograph to an exhibition, run by Refugee Rescue, entitled 'Surrounded By Sea'.  Due to Covid Restrictions, the date got rescheduled till this weekend, so I thought I'd head to Dublin and check it out.

I have to say, it is rather a thrill to see your photo displayed in a gallery, but little things bugged me in the way it was mounted. First off, it was crooked.  If I'd wanted the horizon to be crooked, I'd not have bothered to straighten it in Photoshop!  Secondly, and worst of all, they has covered part of the image, so it now looked like the focus point of the of the photo was not centered.

Anyway, look, it was all in aid of a great cause and sure it was an fantastic to visit the exhibition.  What was the photo?  Glad you asked, it was this one.

Fishermen, Dingle Peninsula

Anyway, after the exhibition, camera in hand, I headed off down Grafton Street to see what buskers were around.  As always, I wasn't disappointed!

Absolutely no idea who this guy was...

Grace O'Dwyer

Allie Sherlock


After that, I headed off to Pablo Picante for some Mexican food before I hit the road! and that was that... Will I ever have a photo exhibited in another gallery?  Probably not, but at least it happened once!

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