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Gavin O ‘Connor's photo of Sea Stack at White Park Bay. March 2017
Gavin O ‘Connor's photo of Sea Stack at White Park Bay. March 2017
The swan family. Clandeboye Lake, Co Downn 0 submitted by Joyce Dunlop. March 2017
Was a fairly foggy day coming up from Bloody Bridge, eerily quiet except for the wind. Picture is Mourne wall Southern slope. Submitted by Keith Lowry, from Kilbride, Ballyclare. March 2017
I used to live in Northern Ireland but I do not live there anymore. I have very fond memories of my life there during my time at Queen's University Belfast - here's my picture of Springhill House, Moneymore, Co. Derry - submitted by Michela Dettori
My name is Neil Hunter and I live in the Bangor area. The picture was taken the night after the 'super moon' at Donaghadee looking over the harbour
Scrabo, submitted by Kate Mairs, March 2017.
This is a photo I took recently of McCarts Fort (Cavehill). Managed to get a brief break in the rain to capture this nice, foggy scene. Submitted by Michael McGibney, from Belfast, March 2017
Port Moon Bothy between Dunseverick Castle and The Giants Causeway - submitted by Eoin McConnell. March 2017
Ballintoy looking out towards Rathlin - Submitted by Gavin O’ Connor, Belfast. March 2017
Fair Head - Submitted by Gavin O’ Connor, Belfast. March 2017
Errigle and The Posion Glen - Submitted by Gavin O’ Connor, Belfast. March 2017
Manannan Mac Lir, the Celtic Sea God, looks out from his home on Binevenagh Mountain at sunset on Thursday December 29 2016. Photo by Eoin McConnell
This was taken on October 2016 at Murlough reserve. Where the mountains of Mourne sweep down to the sea. Submitted by Deborah Anderson from Lisburn
Sunrise at Clarendon Dock, Belfast. Picture: Bev Cripps
Sunrise at Clarendon Dock, Belfast. Picture: Bev Cripps
Belfast Waterworks - taken by Erin Maguire. Oct 2016
Hi, I thought this photograph that I took at Lagan madows taken last Thursday (20-10-16). It was a eautiful afternoon....13c Sunshine - Reflections - Idyllic - Nature at its best!!! - Pauline Greenaway
Taken in Stormont Park: no better place for shushing through leaves and getting messy. October 2016. By Kate Lewis Mairs, Belfast.
Ritchy Kimmins from Newry. The picture was taken in Kilbroney Park, Rostrevor and it is of the Holm Oak tree. The picture was taken last weekend as this tree is over 200 years old.
St Philips and St James church grounds in Holywood. Couldn't help but snap this brushstroke of evening sun. Taken October 2016 by Jen Dickson
I took this round the corner from my house in Greyabbey in Co Down on October 19, 2016, at 1.30pm. It was a very blustery day and the sky was doing crazy things! Submitted by Jill Smyth
Autumn in Antrim, 2016, submitted by Mairead McCann
This is a picture taken by myself on 20/10/16 of the trees in Alexandra Park, Belfast - Gerard McCartan
This photo was taken on October 4, 2016 at 7am in Letterkenny. It features Conwal parish church in the town'a beautiful and historic Cathedral quarter. Submitted by Cathal McGlynn
A magnificent sunrise over Rathlin Island - Picture submitted by Ian McCullough, Oct 3 2016 .
Harvest moon and Penumbral Lunar Eclipse on Friday 16 Sept 2016 at Donaghadee lighthouse. Picture by Bernie Brown
Harvest moon and Penumbral Lunar Eclipse on Friday 16 Sept 2016 at Donaghadee lighthouse. Picture by Bernie Brown
Mist rolling in over Binevenagh Mountain, Limavady. Picture Submitted by Eoin McConnell. Nov 2015
Hugh McCloy, from Moneymore Co Derry took this picture of Lough Melvin Flangans Point, looking across the lough to the mountains
Trevor Denton From Crumlin took this at the harbour in Buncrana. It will probably take more than a lick of paint to get this vessel shipshape again. Nov 2015
Steven Hylands, from Banbridge took this picture of Clare Glen. You can see a herron in the distance waiting patiently to catch any fish swimming down stream! November 2015
A stunning evening in Portstewart. Pic: Alannah Morrow
A beautiful August day in Annalong, Co Down. By Paul Briggs from Portadown
Victor Anton, from Alpharetta, GA USA, submitted this picture of Shane Castle, Randalstown. Summer 2015
Patrick Hughes captured this stunning shot of Armagh Cathedral
Sunrise at Ballymorran Bay, Strangford Lough - Submitted by Glenn Millar June 2015
Legananny Dolmen, Co Down by Carson Harte
Wheatear (female) in prime condition to depart shortly for that long flight back to its Winter Grounds in Central Africa By Christine Cassidy, Derry
Coast line, Carrack A Rede. Taken during our annual family holiday 2014 - Andy Milford
I was driving along the Strangford Lough shore road (on a bird watching trip )two or three miles from Newtownards when I spotted this magical view of hay bales with the lough and Scrabo in the distance. I thought 'isn’t Northern Ireland the most wonderful place to live?'. It was so beautiful and I had to stop and take a photo. By Noeni Bryars, Harmony Hill Lambeg.
Locals claim this building in Portbraddan, Co Antrim is the smallest church in Ireland. It was built 1950s as cow byre. Photo by David Fennelly
Pans Rocks, Ballycastle Beach by Gordon Douglas
Mussendun: Peering west toward Downhill Beach from Mussendun Temple. Submitted by Barry Grayson, Los Angeles, CA.
Ballintoy harbour
Ballywalter Harbour. Photograph by Tim Gaston
Islandhill, Comber. Photograph by Tim Gaston
Carrickfergus Castle by Martin Soutar - Carrickfergus Castle
'These photographs were taken during my morning walk on Gibb's Island, Killyleagh, Co Down. It really is a beautiful place' - Pic Laura Skinner
Kircubbin harbour. Photo by Tim Gaston
The Bangor Maritime festival, June 7. Pic Maureen Ross

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