The weather wasn't looking great when I first headed out, but sometimes you get the best skies just after a storm and luckily the clouds parted for some dramatic shots.
I thought I would share a few shots I took with the sony 28-70mm kit lens and show how well I thought it performed.
https://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Portfolio/i-4kXqN9c/A The Wicklow hills in Ireland have some spectacular places to hike and explore, and you are greeted with views like this. There was a light rain almost all day and then it cleared just in time for a beautiful sunset.
https://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Portfolio/i-KPrBBPT/A This was taken in the Wicklow hills of Ireland, there was a wonderful purple light shooting across the sky which matched the miles and miles of heather across the plateau along the stream to the misty mountains in the distance.
Clouded Mirror https://shutterdiscovery.smugmug.com/Portfolio/i-qfP5kkF/A This is a lough up in the Wicklow hills in Ireland, the water was very still and it created a nice mirror effect. There were some ominous clouds heading towards us though.