Valley of Ochre No.1


A captivating tranquil scene photographed in the mist exudes simplicity within a painterly expression, as egrets take to flight.


Signed Limited Edition

Medium: Archival print on fine art paper

Edition (25)

The print is available in two sizes including border: Only twenty-five copies are available in total regardless of the size.

  • 80cm x 80cm / 31" x 31" 
  • 110cm x 110cm / 43" x 43"


On a winter's day in 1984 "photography" and I met quite by accident, an encounter that redirected my life and changed it forever. Over the past twenty-eight years, while walking a self-discovery path, my methodology has taken numerous detours. It is a journey that has refined a relaxed subconscious attitude, with a desire to express simplicity and honesty through my work. For me, a photograph holds an undeniable sense of realism, a new correlation that is easy to associate with. I see I understand; I experience, I connect. In my photography, I allow day to day life to inspire ... Read More >>


'VALLEY OF OCHRE' Poem by Craig O’Flaherty (2022)

Seasons change as elegant Egrets circle a misted sky.

They’re wisps of white smoke above Autumn’s ochre trees.

Flamed wooden torch trees, that burn the clutter of noise away.

It’s a moment when I step into a mystery – beyond the ordinary.

When here is now and the past long gone, with the future yet to be.

Their diminishing circles arc closer to those rusted tree tops.

That flight is my freedom, to a landscape of inner simplicity.


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