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UPDATE – Friday 26th February 2016 : What a great night of short films of varying genres. FRED got a lively & warm response from a full theatre. All the Directors were presented with a lovely plaque to commemorate the night. Some of the very kind comments : Owen J Daly: An inspiring documentary in both the subject and the scenery. Everyone should see Paul’s stunning camerawork and listen to Fred’s insightful life...

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FRED ” A Journey Home” is complete. I was inspired by the life journey of a cycling friend of mine and about 6 months ago I went about creating a short documentary based on his experiences. Despite a successful career which enabled him to travel the world he was not happy. In a brave move he gave up this career, setup a small business and went about finding contentment in his life. He found it, and whilst on this journey...

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Mark Graham of @YearOfFestivals is cycling the Wild Atlantic Way on an ash racing bike made by woodelo.com. Velocitylens linked in with him for two days in Kerry and this video shows some highlights of the first day. Cycling from Tralee to Dingle he detoured to the Maherees to see the real wild Atlantic and to sample some chowder in Spillanes pub. As the wind howled and the sun fought hard with the grey clouds the majestic Conor Pass...

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The Ring of Kerry Cycle 2015

The Ring of Kerry Cycle 2015


Posted By on Jul 9, 2015

The Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle gets bigger and better every year. This year we had 11,500 hardy but generous souls cycling 180km around the largest of Kerry’s peninsulas. Thanks to all of these cyclists who come from all over Ireland and the world, the proceeds raised go to local and well deserving charities. I’m lucky enough to be booked for the past 4 years to provide drums, excitement & encouragement for the passing cyclists...

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This Animation nails it !

This Animation nails it !


Posted By on Jul 2, 2015

When I came across this short animation on Facebook I watched it over and over again. Talk about capturing the last moments of a sprint. Beautifully made and it shows how animation can do things that real video can’t. Make sure to turn up the sound !

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The wonders of Caha & Healy Pass

The wonders of Caha & Healy Pass


Posted By on Jun 8, 2015

On the 6th of June we wore our October cycling gear and kept referring back to how lovely April was. The Dog Daisies couldn’t care less. This is what cycling in Ireland is all about! One of our group’s stalwarts brings us on an annual spin over the Caha & Healy Pass every June to celebrate his birthday. This was our third year doing this short route from Kenmare and it never disappoints. The long stone tunnel at the top of...

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