Martin Parr

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Firing Range (2011) by Mark Neville, from The Helmand Work, in Fancy Pictures

Two boys, dressed up as soldiers, smile for the camera against the backdrop of a firing range in a dusty desert. The one on the left has a freckled, o(...)

One of Eamonn Doyle’s photographs at the Arles exhibition.

Last summer in Arles, France, visitors were paying €12 to see the work of a Dublin-born artist at the oldest photography festival in the world. Lands(...)

‘A Fair Day’ from ‘So near and so far’, an exhibition of photographic prints by world-renowned British photographer Martin Parr at Roscommon Arts Centre. Photograph: Martin Parr/Magnum Photos

Dolled-up dance-goers suck self-consciously on fizzy drinks in a ballroom in Glenfarne, Co Leitrim. A young office worker tussles with a bizarre-looki(...)

Hydrangea ‘Annabelle’ flowering in the Dublin garden of Helen Dillon. Photograph: Richard Johnston

I feel as if I’ve spent the past few weeks coveting other people’s hydrangeas. I’ve covertly pulled up outside old farmhouse gardens to ogle “mophead(...)

Detail from Stephen Shore’s photo of a Chevron gas station in LA

The La Brea Matrix – Extended Gallery of Photography, Dublin **** One day in June 1975, Stephen Shore made a colour photograph of a Ch(...)