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In memory of Willie Bermingham

“In memory of Willie Bermingham”

Where was this photo taken?
“Kilmainham, Dublin 8.”

What does this photo mean to you?
“Bermingham Place is the housing complex for elderly homeless people.  It bears Willie’s name, who was a Fireman, who discovered the remains of older – people who had died destitute and alone, suffering in conditions of cold, hunger, loneliness, depression and illness.

In the cold winter of 1976 he organised a group of volunteers and started a building campaign which created the complex in Kilmainham.  Willie Bermingham died in April 1990.  He was only 48 years of age.”

Valentina Camon

20.00

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This photograph was taken by someone either currently or recently experiencing homelessness as part of the ‘In Sight’ project.   Taken with a disposable camera this image reflects an ‘In Sight’ into their daily life and experience of homelessness.

Each print is A3 (16 x 12 inches) and printed on premium Matt photo paper.

All profits from print sales will go directly to The Simon Community Dublin.  By buying this picture you are helping to combat homelessness in Ireland.

Top tip: Pair this print with a 40cmx30cm black or white print from IKEA to complete the picture!


Disclaimer – Colours may vary from what you see on screen as each monitor/device is different.

Photographer

Valentina Camon

Equipment Used

FujiFilm QuickSnap 27 Exposure Disposable Camera

size

A3

material

Matt Finish Photo Paper

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