Spirit of Belfast

  The Spirit of Belfast is a sculpture by Dan George in Arthur Square, Belfast. Arthur Square is what I always knew as Cornmarket. Harking back to Belfast’s industrial heritage the artwork represents the delicate woven fabric of linen and the strength of steel used in shipbuilding. Unveiled in 2009 it was quickly christened ‘The …

Belfast Cathedral

In a previous post I said that most photographs of Writers’ Square are taken with St. Anne’s Cathedral in the background. This is a photograph of the Cathedral without Writers’ Square in the foreground. Photographing the Cathedral from the Square gives a straight on front view. There is no parking permitted in front of the …

Writers’ Square

Writers’ Square is opposite St. Anne’s Cathedral in Belfast. The Square can be difficult to photograph as there’s often something going on there and when there’s something going on there’s usually safety barriers all over the place. At the time of writing there’s a circus in the Square. This photograph was taken in November. I’m …