Dark Side of the Lens

Mickey Smith

Dark Side of the Lens is one man’s personal and heartfelt account of life as an ocean-based photographer. This short film takes you on an eerie, stunning, and moving journey among the epic oceanic grandeur of Ireland’s west coast. Renowned documentarian of the “heavy salt”, Mickey Smith has succeeded in creating a visual poem of sorts that offers a humble glimpse into his strange and magical world, reflecting insights that in turn ring true with many of our own lives.