Nature photographer Tina Claffey illuminates Ireland’s bogs, wetlands and eskers, home to rare and extraordinary plant and animal species for ‘Portal’, at the Birr Theatre and Arts Centre. Claffey uses a macro lens to capture what cannot be seen by the naked eye, rendering the ordinary extraordinary: lichens become forests, sun dews glisten in sunlight and tiny fungi suggest an underworld of parasols and canopies.
Tina Claffey: 1 October – 30 November