Welcome to Foxglove Lane Studio
"My photography explores intimacy, vulnerability and the mystery of time passing. By capturing light and shade, through a lens, I have always felt more deeply the love and loss of life and land."
The mist has been down for a few days now. It pours in from […]
Ireland’s most spectacular wild flower is blooming prolifically on the lane today. The Foxglove, Digitalis purpurea, An Lus Mór, reaching up to 150 cm high and hosting […]
It’s early, 4 am. It’s going to be a good day, the darkness is a kind of blue. A spooky mist is rising from the lake. As the sun starts […]
When it is over, I don’t want to wonder if I have made of my life something particular, and real. I don’t want to find myself sighing and […]
“…and the grove of trees growing out over their lake……wind down snake-like roots that reach as far as the water and help keep it dark” Beowolf A […]
Some mysterious things go on in the world. Many that most of us don’t expect, support or buy into. While we all have to mull over and face up […]
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On a rainy Sunday in 2011 I posted a photo on the first Foxglove Lane Blog. Since then I've been a regular photoblogger. When you subscribe, you will get an occasional update to your inbox and a downloadable Guide to practicing Photography with Heart.
Catherine Drea is a contemplative photographer, writer and facilitator who lives down a long green lane beside a small lake, in County Waterford, Ireland.
The Foxglove Lane Blog has won a number of Irish Blog Awards for photography, including Best Photography Blog 2018. Find out more about Catherine here
You can buy signed prints of any image on this site or in the Galleries printed here in the Foxglove Lane Studio, up to A2 size and they can be posted anywhere within a few days. Please contact Catherine here.