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Richard Branson’s Necker Island home in flames by Laura Leonard

So sorry to hear that Richard Branson’s Necker Island home has been destroyed by fire. News reports from the BBC have said twenty people escaped unhurt. The fire was caused by a lightning storm and Sir Richard was quoted saying “My office was based in the house and I have lost thousands of photographs and my note books which is very sad. But all family and friends are well – which in the end is all that really matters.”

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Bags and Bling in Aid of The Somalia Famine Relief Fund Part 2 by Laura Leonard

People turned out in their droves on Saturday August 20th 2011 to support The Somalia Famine Relief Fund. Bags and Bling went on sale at Lost Society in Powerscourt Centre, Dublin where Sharon Crosbie and volunteers raised a massive €24,000. Support from Xpose, Deborah Veale, Jedward and Louis Walsh to name a few, in addition […]

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Bags and Bling in Aid of The Somalia Famine Relief Fund by Laura Leonard

The shoot took us to ‘Lost Society’ a real trendy and chic, if somewhat eclectic bar in Powerscourt Town centre, Dublin yesterday. We only had a short space of time to get some publicity shots and then had to race back to the studio to get the images retouched and sent off to the national media. Lost society is a fabulous setting for photography. The tall windows adorn the rooms from floor to ceiling allowing us to work with beautiful and perfect ‘North’ light with which to photograph our models.

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