TIMING – WAIT FOR IT!!! - Images to follow.
Very often an image can be greatly improved by waiting for the skies to clear, or the crowds to move on. Be patient!
The first image was taken at 11.35 in the morning, when the clouds were blocking the sun, as can be seen in the second image. The third image was taken one minute later, when the sun had come out again.
Pesky tourists in Glendalough in the frame at 14.40. 2 minutes later they were gone, no need for Photoshop this time. But you need to be ready to fire the shutter as soon as the coast is clear