About Esther Moline

Dublin based photographer interested in all kinds of photography but specially street photography. Most of my photographs are digital but I've recently started exploring the possibilities of film. I am originally from Madrid but have been living in Dublin, Ireland for the past 20 years, and this city is my greatest source of inspiration. My images are available for sale as limited prints and other products at: http://www.redbubble.com/people/esthermoline http://www.society6.com/studio/photographybyesthermoline/store I also have images available for licensing at Getty Images: http://www.gettyimages.in/Search/Search.aspx?assettype=image&artist=%C2%A9+Esther+Molin%C3%A9#

Harold’s Cross Festival Photowalk and Exhibition

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Really looking forward to participating in the Harold’s Cross Festival this year with a photowalk and exhibition. The photowalk will be along the Grand Canal and will start at 11.30am on Sunday 14th of May from Portobello Bridge (Rathmines). All ages, levels of ability and types of cameras are welcome, even phone cameras! There will be a photography exhibition at next year’s Festival featuring the photographs taken by this year’s participants and you can see an exhibition of images taken at last year’s Festival in the Five Points cafe in Harold’s Cross from today (Monday 8th) to the end of the Festival. The exhibition also features a a small selection of my own black and white photographs entitled ‘Dreams of Harold’s Cross’. Hope you like it and to see you during the Festival!

March Street Photography Course


Looking forward to my next Street Photography Course at The Darkroom which will start on Thursday 23rd of March. This course is aimed at those who wish to shoot urban scenes and everyday life on the streets of Dublin and is suitable for all levels. You will learn the best camera settings for different lighting conditions, focusing techniques, tips on composition and much more! Comprehensive notes will be given to the students. More details below:
– Thursday 23 March, 7-9pm: introduction and theory. Class held at The Darkroom (32 Brunswick Street North, Stoneybatter, Dublin 7).
– Saturday 25 March, 10.30am-3.30pm (including breaks). Photowalk starting at Trinity College at 10.30am. Finishing at approximately 3.30pm.
– Friday 31 March, 7-9pm: critique of students work and conclusion. Class held at The Darkroom (32 Brunswick Street North, Stoneybatter, Dublin 7).
To book and for more info please email info@darkroom.ie.

January 2017 Street Photography Course


Happy New Year everyone! My next Street Photography Course at The Darkroom will be on Thursday 19th of January. This course is aimed at those who wish to shoot urban scenes and everyday life on the streets of Dublin and is suitable for all levels. You will learn the best camera settings for different lighting conditions, focusing techniques, tips on composition and much more! Comprehensive notes will be given to the students. More details below:
– Thursday 19 January, 7-9pm: introduction and theory. Class held at The Darkroom (32 Brunswick Street North, Stoneybatter, Dublin 7).
– Saturday 21 January, 10.30am-3.30pm (including breaks). Photowalk starting at Trinity College at 10.30am. Finishing at approximately 3.30pm.
– Thursday 26 January, 7-9pm: critique of students work and conclusion. Class held at The Darkroom (32 Brunswick Street North, Stoneybatter, Dublin 7).

To book and for more info please email info@darkroom.ie.

September Street Photography Course

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My next Street Photography Course at The Darkroom will be on Thursday 1st of September. This course is aimed at those who wish to shoot urban scenes and everyday life on the streets of Dublin and is suitable for all levels. You will learn the best camera settings for different lighting conditions, focusing techniques, tips on composition and much more! Comprehensive notes will be given to the students. More details below:
– Thursday 1st September, 7-9pm: introduction and theory. Class held at The Darkroom (32 Brunswick Street North, Stoneybatter, Dublin 7).
– Saturday 3rd September, 10.30am-3.30pm (including breaks). Photowalk starting at Trinity College at 10.30am. Finishing at approximately 3.30pm.
– Thursday 8th September (indoor session: critique of students work and conclusion)

To book and for more info please email info@darkroom.ie. You can also get first hand information at my stall at the Ha’Penny Flea Market (35 Lower Liffey St, Dublin) this Saturday 27th. I’ll be there from 12 till 6pm, hope to see you!

July Street Photography Course

My next Street Photography Course at The Darkroom will be on Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd of July. This course is aimed at those who wish to shoot urban scenes and everyday life on the streets of Dublin and is suitable for all levels. You will learn the best camera settings for different lighting conditions, focusing techniques, tips on composition and much more! Comprehensive notes will be given to the students. More details below:
– Friday 22nd July, 7-9pm: introduction and theory. Class held at The Darkroom (32 Brunswick Street North, Stoneybatter, Dublin 7).
– Saturday 23rd July, 10am-5pm. Photowalk starting at Trinity College at 10am. Finishing at approximately 3.30pm at The Darkroom for a review and critique of the shots taken by the students during the day.

To book and for more info please email info@darkroom.ie.

The photograph above was taken with a rangefinder analog camera (Olympus 35-SP) last February and is part of my ‘Through glass’ project.

June Street Photography Course


My next Street Photography Course at The Darkroom will start on Tuesday 7th of June (7-9pm) and will be held at 32 Brunswick Street North (Stoneybatter, Dublin 7) and at outdoor locations. This course is aimed at those who wish to shoot urban scenes and everyday life on the streets of Dublin and is suitable for beginners and intermediate students. You will learn the best camera settings for different lighting conditions, focusing techniques, tips on composition and much more! Here are the dates of the course:
– Tuesday 7th June (indoor session: introduction and theory): 7-9pm
– Saturday 11th June (outdoor session starting from Trinity College): 10.30am-15.30pm including breaks
– Tuesday 14th June (indoor session: critique of students work and conclusion)
To book and for more info please email info@darkroom.ie.

The photograph above was taken with a toy Diana camera in Dublin in 2014 and was featured in the front cover of issue 20 of Inspired Eye Magazine, along with an interview and photo spread about my work.

Harold’s Cross Festival Photowalk 2016

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I’m looking forward to leading another photowalk this year for the Harold’s Cross Festival. This time we’ll be meeting at Mount Argus Park (near the pond) at 11.30 on Sunday the 15th of May. All levels, ages and kinds of cameras are welcome, even phone cameras. I’m hoping to organize an exhibition of the photos taken during this walk for the 2017 Festival. Hope to see you at the walk!