1. Spiders of the Bog

    Live Encounters
    02 December, 2019 Read Article

    Tina Claffey is an award winning nature photographer and author of ‘Tapestry of Light-Ireland’s bogs & wetlands as never seen before’ released in October 2017. For almost 10 years, she lived and worked in pristine wilderness areas in Botswana, and this experience awakened in her an appreciation of the natural world of Ireland.

  2. Irish Communities Are Reclaiming One of the World's Dirtiest Fuels

    Vice
    24 October, 2019 Read Article

    The harvesting of peat has created jobs and heated homes across Ireland for centuries, but local environmentalists say it’s time to start treating the land differently.

  3. Close Up Photographer of the Year with Tina Claffey

    Frozen Sphagnum
    Close Up Photographer of the Year
    22 August, 2019 Read Article

    The flora and fauna of our bogs and wetlands are truly remarkable, as plants and their residents adapt to their waterlogged and mineral deficient conditions.

  4. The Carnivorous Sundew

    Marsh Marigold
    Live Encounters Online Magazine
    8 August, 2019 Read Article

    Feeling lost after returning from Africa to Birr in Ireland, nature and macro photographer Tina Claffey found solace in the bogs of the Midlands Region. This living carpet of spiders, mosses and newts provided plenty of opportunities for photography, and a chance to slow down and adapt to the pace of life around her.

  5. Treasures Of Our Bogs

    Raft Spider
    Live Encounters Online Magazine
    6 June, 2019 Read Article

    I am a nature photographer and author of ‘Tapestry of Light-Ireland’s bogs & wetlands as never seen before’ released in October 2017. For almost 10 years, I lived and worked in pristine wilderness areas in Botswana, and this experience awakened an appreciation of the natural world of Ireland.

  6. The Living Bog & Tapestry Of Light

    Frenzy Of Newts
    RTÉ Radio 1
    12 November, 2017 Listen to Podcast

    On the Derek Mooney show, Eanna Ni Lamhna speaks to John Feehan, geologist,about the importance of our living bogs, and to Tina Claffey about her new book of stunning photographs of Ireland's bogs, ‘Tapestry of Light’.

  7. Book of stunning images captures the magic of bogs

    Tapestry of Light
    Irish Examiner
    6 November, 2017 Read Article

    Donal Hickey write about Tina's book ‘Tapestry Of Light’ and how her photographs highlight the habitat value of raised bogs, their diversity of flora such as bog-rosemary, cranberries, lichens and sundews, and wildlife including butterflies, moths, dragonflies and frogs.

  8. From Dublin Bay to a tapestry of light: Nature books for Christmas

    Tapestry of Light
    Irish Times
    4 November, 2017 Read Article

    Michael Viney selects Tina"s book ‘Tapestry of Light’ as one of his Christmas book recomendations for wildlife writing and photography.

  9. More Than Just Turf

    Birch Shieldbug
    Irish Farmers Journal
    1 November, 2017 Read Article

    Tracey Donaghey talks about Tina's book of photography ‘Tapestry Of Light’, and how it opens our eyes to the beauty within our bogs.

  10. Tapestry of Light, by Tina Claffey

    Marsh Marigold
    John and Sally McKennas' Guides
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    John & Sally McKenna's Guides, reviews Tina's book ‘Tapestry Of Light’, and taking joy in the beautiful bog creatures and flowers that will put every reader on the path of appreciating, and maintaining, them.