Ger Healy

Ger Healy is a visual storyteller and a qualified National Tour Guide. He lives in Ratoath, Co. Meath, Ireland. Ger qualified as an electronics technician in the 80’s and worked in the telecoms industry until he got a opportunity to go into business working on his lifelong interest: photography.

From his tiny attic darkroom, at 13 years of age he was already taking photographs and developing his own rolls of film and then printing and enlarging negatives. He owned an managed The Photostore in Blanchardstown Shopping Centre in Dublin for 12 years.

Since then he has been specialising in technical aspects of photography including 360° panoramic photography producing Virtual Tours of heritage sites and iconic landmarks in Ireland

As a keen surfer, he has developed a deep and lasting appreciation of the great outdoors and especially our natural history as a member of the IWDG (Irish Whale and Dolphin Group). Ger is a regular hill walker and this gives him the opportunities to identify iconic locations to capture images of some of the more remote locations on our mountains and rugged coastlines.