Photography News

Best Irish Wedding Photograph 2016. The winner is…….

Posted on Monday, Feb 27th, 2017 in Announcements | IPWS_WedPic | News Archive | Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Cavan based wedding photographer, Paul Callaghan, captured this fantastic photograph and we are delighted to tell you the people voted it photographers.ie Wedding Image of the Year 2016. Thanks to everyone who voted and to all the wedding photographers who posted their images with the hashtag #ipws_wedpic. We will continue to showcase great wedding photography via this hashtag and voting will open shortly for the first heat of 2017. There ...

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Littlewoods Ireland Camogie Leagues launched with a bang!

Posted on Friday, Feb 10th, 2017 in Photography News | The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Littlewoods Ireland Camogie Leagues kick off with a bang!Today we kicked off our sponsorship of the Littlewoods Ireland Camogie Leagues with a bang... literally! ⚾️💥📷 What a shot by Roscommon's Kelley Hopkins! No Sportsfile photographers were harmed in the making of this video. #StyleOfPlay Camogie Official GAA Roscommon CamogiePosted by Littlewoods Ireland on Thursday, 9 February 2017

Wedding Image of the Year

Posted on Wednesday, Feb 1st, 2017 in Photography News | Wedding Photography in Ireland by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Please select your winning image from our shortlist. Voting ends Feb 18th 2017 Disable Adblockers 1 vote per person.   #ipws_wedpic

Masters 2018 – Hasselblad

Posted on Thursday, Jan 26th, 2017 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Hasselblad is proud to officially open its renowned Masters competition for 2018. Photographers across the globe are invited to submit three images that best demonstrate their photographic ability for the chance to be named a Hasselblad Master. The Hasselblad Masters is one of the world’s most prestigious professional photographic competitions and gives acclaimed professionals, as well as aspiring newcomers, the chance to make their mark in the world of ...

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Beginner Level Digital Photography Course

Posted on Tuesday, Jan 17th, 2017 in Photography News by guestpost Comments Off on Beginner Level Digital Photography Course

Looking to get creative for the year ahead? We are delighted to confirm our first 1 day introductory level digital photography course of 2017, suited to beginners and those with only basic experience, taking place at Bond Street Studios, Dublin 8, on Saturday February 18th. The course will look at how, when and why to use the various manual settings on your DSLR – ISO, Aperture and Shutter Speed – ...

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Sim Imaging announce One photographic as agent in Ireland.

Posted on Tuesday, Jan 17th, 2017 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Sim Imaging are pleased to announce One photographic as our new agent in Ireland. With Roberts' 19 years sales experience within the Irish photographic industry, One Photographic are the perfect partner to promote and drive our business in Ireland.  One Photographic are based in Dublin and have dedicated an area of their showroom to Sim Imaging products. Feel free to pop in and view the products on the spot!  Robert, owner ...

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Bryan O’Brien shortlisted for 2016 UK Picture Editors’ Guild Award

Posted on Wednesday, Jan 11th, 2017 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

The chief videojournalist at  Irish Times Video,  who was previously photographer & deputy picture editor at the Irish Times, Bryan O'Brien has been shortlisted for UK Picture Editors Guild Videojournalist of the Year

December 2016 Wedding Image of the Month

Posted on Tuesday, Jan 10th, 2017 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Vote for your favourite wedding image of Dec 2016 from our shortlist. The winning image will go forward to our Wedding Image of the Year Contest.   Voting closes     

November Wedding Image 2016

Posted on Thursday, Jan 5th, 2017 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

  Congratulations to Couple Photography who won our November heat of the Image of the Month 2016. This image will go forward with the 11 others for the title of “2016 photographers.ie Wedding Photographer of Year”.  Voting for this will open shortly.   This competition is open to all insured wedding photographers working on the island of Ireland.  To enter the 2017 competition they simply need to post their image on social media ...

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The winner of “Wedding Image for Oct 2016” is Richard McCarthy

Posted on Friday, Dec 16th, 2016 in Photography News | The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Congratulations to Sligo based wedding photographer Richard McCarthy who won the public vote for the Oct 2016 Wedding Image of the Month. Photographers have one last chance to go forward for the title of "2016 photographers.ie Wedding Photographer of Year".  Simply post your wedding images on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter with the Hashtag #ipws_wedpic    

Best Wedding Images – Oct 2016 – Voting Open

Posted on Wednesday, Nov 23rd, 2016 in Photography News | The IPWS Blog | Wedding Photography in Ireland | Your Wedding by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Once again we ask the public to select their favourite image from a shortlist of entries to the photographers.ie Wedding Image of the Month. The winner goes through to the Photographers.ie Wedding Photographer of the Year final. Interested in entering this months heat - simply share your wedding images on your favourite platform using the hashtag #ipws_wedpic Notes: Voting ends Nov 30th Disable Adblockers

Four Tips for Instagram

Posted on Wednesday, Nov 2nd, 2016 in Interviews | Photography News | The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy | 1 Comment

I had the pleasure of attending a seminar on Instagram given by photographer,  Kevin Kuster in Dublin. Kevin is also the CEO of #jj, the world’s largest Instagram community with over 640,000 followers. So after the day I asked him to give us 4 tips to having a better instagram account. I immediately went home and deleted two thirds of the instagram uploads. And I make his words available to you here:   Instagram is an ideal medium for content ...

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Victor Horgan wins August Best Wedding Image Heat

Posted on Monday, Sep 19th, 2016 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News | Wedding Photography in Ireland | Working with Photographers | Your Wedding by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Congratulations to Cork based wedding photographer Victor Horgan who secured the most votes in the August heat of "The Photographers.ie Wedding Photographer of the Year Award" for this beautiful image of Samantha Healy taken at Riverstown House in Glanmire. Each month photographers.ie showcases the best wedding images produced by Irish wedding photographers and ask members of the public to vote for their favourite from a shortlist.  Entries are already coming in for the ...

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Photographer’s Workshop Day CEO of the largest and most active photographic community on Instagram

Posted on Saturday, Sep 10th, 2016 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Learn insights, tips and proven “how to” practices on how social media is revolutionising business, society and culture around the world. Plus, learn must have mobile apps to improve your photos and how to stay motivated and inspired to tell photographic stories only you can tell! What this conference will do for you: Morning session: Kevin Kuster “Photographer” - Practical demonstrations with a model of his unique lighting skills Afternoon session: ...

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Three Facebook Tips for Photographers

Posted on Thursday, Sep 8th, 2016 in Interviews | Meet the Suppliers | Photography News | The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

On Tuesday at PhotoVision we took the opportunity to ask Jenny Johnston of PhotoValue to give us some tips for photographers looking to improve their reach on Facebook.  Here is her response: (function () { var e = document.createElement('script'); e.type = 'text/javascript'; e.async = true; e.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https' : 'http') + '://btn.createsend1.com/js/sb.min.js?v=3'; e.className = 'createsend-script'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script'); s.parentNode.insertBefore(e, s); })();