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100 years of great press photographs

Posted on Friday, Oct 30th, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

From striking images from the front line of conflicts to the moving social documentary of every day events, see the greatest press photographs of the last hundred years in our collectable series, free every day in the Guardian and the Observer from 7 - 15 November.

Stressful jobs that pay badly

Posted on Thursday, Oct 29th, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

Being a commercial photographer is one of the lower paid, more stressful jobs going - at least that's what the survey says...

Cork Exhibition Continues through November

Posted on Thursday, Oct 29th, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

The successful exhibition of Fine Art photographs by Moira O'Brien LIPF has been extended for a second month and will now continue through November at The Other Place, 8 South Main Street, Cork. It is open Tuesday to Sat from 1pm.

In UK Online photos: Privacy ‘code’ set for rewrite.

Posted on Thursday, Oct 29th, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

The spiralling distribution of digital information on the internet - including photographs - has moved the UK's privacy watchdog to revamp its guidelines, Amateur Photographer can reveal.

Introduction to Documentary Photography

Posted on Thursday, Oct 29th, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

Gallery of Photography - Introduction to Documentary Photography is a short intensive course ideal for anyone with an interest in photography as a future career; or anyone who wishes to learn how to use photography to communicate their ideas more effectively.

Epson Loyalty Promotion programme will end 31st of October 2009

Posted on Wednesday, Oct 28th, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

Loyalty Values SP-7880/7900/S - €440 OFF. SP-9880/9900/S - €990 OFF. To avail of this fantastic offer before it is too late please call us now on 01-4196668.

Professional Studio Lighting Level 2 Course at THE LIGHT EXCHANGE

Posted on Friday, Oct 23rd, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

The Light Exchange is currently taking bookings for the following course PROFESSIONAL STUDIO LIGHTING LEVEL 2 This course is designed for people who have previous studio experience. Building upon basic portrait lighting techniques this course also looks at combining lighting effects to create more dynamic and advanced set ups and will introduce still life photography techniques that will focus on creating professional commercial images such as lighting glass and reflective surfaces. STARTS WEDNESDAY ...

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World Press Photo Archived Online

Posted on Friday, Oct 23rd, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

World Press Photo have launched an online archive of over 10,000 images spanning over 50 years - check out the Irish photographers who have featured by clicking "more"

Photoshop CS3/CS4 Level 2 Course at THE LIGHT EXCHANGE

Posted on Friday, Oct 23rd, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

This course will provide you with essential skills and techniques for using Photoshop at a professional level. Topics covered include histograms, RAW files, Bridge, colour balance, advanced layer management, layer masks, actions, paths, cosmetic retouching, smart objects and video content. You will also learn how to calibrate you monitor and colour manage your workspace. Starts THURSDAY NOVEMBER 5th

SPS – Pictrography Ceases Production

Posted on Thursday, Oct 22nd, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

Fujifilm will cease production of pictrography materials as of February 2010 as the company continues to invest in the development of dry digital print technology. “Increasingly businesses are investing in new dry digital print technologies, such as inkjet,” To secure delivery of Pictrography stocks or for pricing on Epson Inkjet printers please call us now on 01-4196668/9.

Photostorie releases design software for wedding albums

Posted on Thursday, Oct 22nd, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

Photostorie have just released their new free design software for albums. This eagerly awaited software is designed to ease the work load of the busy Professional Photographer. The entire Photostorie range is incorporated into the software so it is very easy to pick your album, choose your templates, insert the images, review your work and send it off with the integrated ftp or CD. Photographers will be delighted with ...

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A new site for my landscape work

Posted on Wednesday, Oct 21st, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

I felt it would be nice to have a new website dedicated to my own personal photography. ie landscape etc

Derry based Kris Dickson has been awarded title of UK Master Photographer of the Year 2009.

Posted on Wednesday, Oct 21st, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

Kris, based in Coleraine, County Derry already has a host of awards to his name and has quickly gathered a reputation as being one of the brightest young stars of modern photography. Congratulations also to Paul Callaghan, Cavan, who was named the Irish Regional winner of the Mario Acerboni "3 From 1" Wedding Photography Award.

Epson launches Stylus Pro 7700 and 9700 printers

Posted on Wednesday, Oct 21st, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

Epson has launched two new additions to its Stylus Pro inkjet printer range, the SP7700 and SP9700. At 24in and 44in respectively, the Epson Stylus Pro 7700 and 9700 are packed with the latest Epson technologies that add precision, reliability and productivity to a wide range of professional printing applications.

EOS-1D Mark IV – The Next Chapter of EOS.

Posted on Tuesday, Oct 20th, 2009 in News Archive | Add Comment | More »

Offering a comprehensive combination of speed, accuracy and image quality, the EOS-1D Mark IV is the perfect choice for professional photographers and subjects on the move. With a completely redesigned 45-point AF system including 39 cross-type points, a new AI Servo II AF focus tracking system with improved algorithm combined with 10 fps continuous shooting, the EOS-1D Mark IV can handle even high-speed situations with ease.