Springfort Hall Hsean and johnotel, was the venue last Thursday night for the launch by Mr. Sean Sherlock, T.D. of "Gathering Light on the Dingle Coast" by John Hooton. IN front of an audience of over 200 Mr. Sherlock praised John on his book of images taken over a 30 year period. John is widely recognised as one of the best landscape/seascape photographers in Ireland. He is a founder member of Mallow Camera Club and holds distinctions from the Irish, Royal and International Federations of Photography. Also in attendance were Mr. John Cuddihy, President of the Irish Photographic Federation, Mr. Morgan O'Neill Chairman of Mallow Camera Club and Mr. Richard Dempsey, Deputy Lord Mayor of Mallow. M.C. for the night was Mr. Bill Power who designed and edited the book and also a member of Mallow Camera Club. The book is available to purchase at Philips Bookshop, Main Street, Mallow, Kanturk Bookshop, Strand Street, Kanturk and from John's on line Shop