Monday 27 June 2016

Dublin on Instagram vs Dublin in reality

Published 30/07/2014 | 15:10

Without luxurious Instagram filters, the capital doesn't look so sweet.

Searching Dublin on Instagram, you'll come across an abundance of glorious photographs of the capital. But filters often mask what’s really behind the lens. We've compared some of Instagram's finest with some of the most brutal realities of the city.

Molly Malone

The Instagram

 

 

The reality

Photo: Twitter @charasmatic

 

Poolbeg Chimneys

The Instagram

The reality

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Photo: Twitter @Irpsych

Grafton Street

The Instagram

 

The reality

 

 

The Spire

The Instagram

 

The reality:

 

 

Ha'penny Bridge

The Instagram

 

The reality

 

The Races

The Instagram

 

The reality

 

On Dublin Bus

The Instagram

 

The reality

Dublin Bus.jpg

 

Guinness in Temple Bar

The Instagram

 

 

The reality

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Photo: Twitter @MikeHogan4fm

 

Electric Picnic

The Instagram

 

 

 

The Reality

 

Phoenix Park

The Instagram

 

The reality

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Dublin Airport

The Instagram

 

 

The reality

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The Luas

The Instagram

 

 

*Editors Note - this post is an attempt at humour. No offence intended to Dublin's Fair City.

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