Irish Photographers Blog

Real Questions you should ask your wedding photographer

Posted on Wednesday, Sep 19th, 2018 in Meet the Suppliers, The IPWS Blog, Wedding Photography in Ireland, Working with Photographers by Alan Murphy

I came across this FB live session that wedding photographer Tomasz Kornas put up recently. It concerns the real questions you should ask concerning your wedding photographer. I have addressed this issue here but it is always interesting to hear another photographers view point. You can see Tomasz's website here and you can start your search for a wedding photographer with us here. Good luck with your search  

Top Wedding Photographers in Kerry and how to find them.

Posted on Tuesday, Sep 18th, 2018 in The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy

  I have been working as a photographer for over 25 years and I have been operating this website since 2001.   Now I want to give you a few tips to find the best photographer for your Kerry wedding. Here we go  - let me help you pick the best Kerry Wedding Photographer Decide what you want Style As with all purchases not everyone is looking for the same thing.  You may want a modern album, ...

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Getting Married – Need some Assistance

Posted on Monday, Sep 17th, 2018 in The IPWS Blog, Wedding Photography in Ireland by Alan Murphy

Congratulations you are getting married. I have already written lots on here to assist you pick the best wedding photographer for your wedding.  But maybe your questions don't relate to picking a wedding photographer.  Maybe you have questions about wedding bands, or rings, or venues. This is a site concerned primarily with finding professional photographers but to assist you we have created a group on Facebook where you can ask ...

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Best wedding photographers in Dublin 2019

Posted on Monday, Sep 17th, 2018 in Meet the Suppliers, The IPWS Blog, Wedding Photography in Ireland, Working with Photographers by Alan Murphy

You have named the date and the plans are coming together for your wedding. How do you ensure you get the photographer right for you. I have spent the past 17 years looking and talking with wedding photographers, seeing wedding trends and reviewing wedding albums. Here is the knowledge I have gleaned over that time. Decide what you want Style As with all purchases not everyone is looking for the same thing.  You may ...

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Is your site secure?

Posted on Monday, Sep 10th, 2018 in The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy

  I have been doing some cleaning up on the database here at photographers.ie and am struck by the number of photographers who still have not installed an SSL cert on their domain.  Google’s Chrome Browser is now listing all unencrypted sites as explicitly “not secure,” after the release in July of Chrome 68. The change applies equally to all HTTP sites, which will now display a “Not Secure” image in ...

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The Irish Photography Podcast

Posted on Sunday, Sep 9th, 2018 in Interviews, Meet the Suppliers, Photography News, The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy

The Irish Photography Podcast recently visited ProFoto. This is the resulting episode - check it out. Features some interesting interviews :-)

Frametastic

Posted on Friday, Sep 7th, 2018 in The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy

Got to chat with Gavin from Frametastic at this weeks Profoto.  

Sim Imaging at Pro Foto

Posted on Thursday, Sep 6th, 2018 in Meet the Suppliers, Photography News by Alan Murphy

Lee Simpson from SIM Imaging tells us about some of the services and products available from SIM Imaging via One Photographic - for more details on the products have a chat with Robert at 01-4295019

nphoto show us their folio box at the 2018 ProFoto

Posted on Thursday, Sep 6th, 2018 in Meet the Suppliers, Photography News by Alan Murphy

At Pro Foto I took the opportunity to catch up with Aldona from nphoto and asked here to tell us a little about what the company can offer.    

Pro Foto Autumn 2018

Posted on Tuesday, Sep 4th, 2018 in Interviews, Meet the Suppliers, Photography News, The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy

Visited ProFoto in the Green Isle Hotel today. Took the opportunity to catch up with a few suppliers. Fran from nicelight Gavin from Frametastic told us about his offerings

Quick fun interview with Ros from Couple Photography

Posted on Saturday, Aug 18th, 2018 in Photography News, The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy

IGTV from Instagram is an interesting medium for doing quick posts from out and about but I also wanted to see how it would work for a quick fun interview - like the light ones you see in the Sunday papers. Here is one I did recently with wedding photographer Ros Byrne from Couple Photography - I like it because you immediately see a little of the photographers personality shine ...

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Leo Doyle on the art of Portraiture

Posted on Friday, Jul 13th, 2018 in Interviews, Photography News, The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy

I took the time recently to meet and chat at some length with the multi award winning portrait photographer Leo Doyle of O'Doule Photography. Leo, who trained with Kodak, is a master craftsman with extensive knowledge of lighting and an in depth appreciation of the art of portraiture. During the course of the conversation I asked him about portraiture and his approach. Here is his response. In this age of snapchat ...

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PHOTOGRAPHER / GRAPHIC DESIGNER – Job Fairy

Posted on Tuesday, Jul 10th, 2018 in Photography News, The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy

Leading employer based in Co Laois has an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Photographer / Graphic Design Assistant to join their team. Duties of role will include: Taking photographs for trade catalogue production Editing photos for catalogue production Recording details for reference records Social media development Website maintenance The successful individual will have the following: Ideally a qualification in Photography / Graphic Design A portfolio of previous projects / roles that can ...

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Wide Angle – Irish Online Magazine

Posted on Sunday, Jun 17th, 2018 in Interviews, Meet the Suppliers, Photography News by Alan Murphy

Came across the "Wide Angle" a new online photographic magazine dealing with the Irish photographic scene. Having produced interviews in the past I know how much work goes into these productions so good luck to all involved. Keep up the good work and if I can assist in anyway let me know .

Cyril Byrne named PPAI Photographer of the Year

Posted on Friday, Feb 16th, 2018 in Photography News, The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy

‘Press Photographer of the Year 2018’ Cyril Byrne @IrishTimes & Robbie Reynolds, President @PPAI_IRL @RRPhotography10 #PPAIAWARDS pic.twitter.com/4ICY7B9tq0 — PPAI (@PPAI_IRL) February 16, 2018 Cyril Byrne of The Irish Times has been named Photographer of the Year 2018 at the annual Press Photographers Association of Ireland awards. He won the overall award based on the excellence of his portfolio, while also winning awards in several categories including those of Daily ...

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