Top 10 Photographic Books

We all carry cameras in our pockets these days, but it's so hard to capture the real spirit of a time or place: that's why we leave it to the professionals, who really know what they are at. Then we get their photos and put them in beautiful books for you to enjoy! Whether it's the nostalgia of the Lensmen, Colman Doyle or Eric Luke's images or the natural beauty captured by Carsten Krieger, John Wesson, Seán Kennedy and Richard Mills, you'll find something beautiful to enjoy at your leisure here.


Top 10 Photographic Books

  • The 1950s

    The 1950s

    Ireland in Pictures

    Written by and Photographed by Lensmen Photographic Archives

    Ireland’s premier photographers, The Lensmen, captured the essence of life in Ireland during the 1950s in their stunning and thought provoking images. This collection offers a fascinating insight into the cultural and political events of the decade. Showcasing an era of change in Ireland, this book is a celebration of a time gone by.

    Pages:
    160
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  • Dublin Bay

    Dublin Bay

    City by the Sea

    Written by Seán Kennedy and Niamh Kennedy

    Dublin is a city bordered by the sea – in all its moods and beauty. Dublin Bay presents over 250 photographs from Howth in the north to Greystones in the south.

    Pages:
    160
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  • Follow the Old Road

    Follow the Old Road

    Discover the Ireland of Yesteryear

    Written by Jo Kerrigan, Photographs by Richard Mills

    By turning off the main highway and discovering old routes, some of which have been travelled for thousands of years, you will see Ireland in an entirely different way. Follow the Old Road will take you on a tour of a variety of pathways from great river roads to lost railways.

    Pages:
    304
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  • Ireland's Ancient East

    Ireland's Ancient East

    Written by and Photographed by Carsten Krieger

    Take a photographic journey along Ireland’s Ancient East, the official Bord Failte route, with this sumptuous book of 200 photographs, maps and quotations. The pictures will draw you into the history of Ireland from the stone age wonders of Newgrance, through viking conquests up to now.

    Pages:
    176
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  • Ireland's Beautiful North

    Ireland's Beautiful North

    Written by Dominic Kearney, Photographed by Carsten Krieger

    From the cliffs of Slieve League to the columns of the Giant’s Causeway, from Belfast’s copper domes to Donegal’s pale sands, Ireland’s Beautiful North introduces the complex rewards of Ulster.

    Pages:
    112
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  • Ireland's Coast

    Ireland's Coast

    Written by and Photographed by Carsten Krieger, Foreword by Gordon D'Arcy

    Ireland’s Coast showcases Ireland’s landscape, wildlife and people, interspersed with stories and anecdotes compiled over the author's two years of travel. This evocative collection of images of Ireland’s coast in all its splendour is perfect for native or visitor.

    Pages:
    144
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  • Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way

    Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way

    By Carsten Krieger

    Take a photographic journey along the Wild Atlantic Way with this sumptuous book of 200 photographs, maps, and quotations about the west coast of Ireland.

    Pages:
    160
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  • Kerry

    Kerry

    The Beautiful Kingdom

    By John Wesson

    Take a grand tour of Kerry and discover its people, landscape and wildlife – from the lush pastures of the North to the tranquil lakes of Killarney, from the other-worldly Skellig Islands to the serenity of the Blaskets and the rainbows and snow-capped mountains of Macgillycuddy's Reeks.

    Pages:
    160
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  • Looking Back

    Looking Back

    The Changing Faces of Ireland

    By Eric Luke

    Irish Times photographer Eric Luke has captured the essence of Irish life over the past forty years, with stunning and thought provoking images of the people of Ireland.

    Pages:
    144
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  • West Cork: A Place Apart

    West Cork: A Place Apart

    Written by Jo Kerrigan, Photographed by Richard Mills

    Welcome to the spirit, moods and amazing views of the wonderful world of West Cork, truly a place apart. From the well-known highlights to byways off the beaten track, this enchanting book is for local and visitor alike.

    Pages:
    160
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