BA (Hons) Photography, University of Ulster
New Generation Gallery 2016
The world’s forests are diminishing at an accelerating rate so I set out to photograph the last of these ancient sentinels that have survived through the centuries. The silent veterans of the conflicts that have burned across Northern Ireland, they now stand separate and alone, the oldest of their kind. Like age-old beings of another world, their roots go deep into the mythology of the land.
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