Photography News

Job Opportunity

Posted on Monday, Mar 24th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

The following job opportunity was posted on our Facebook Page. A great opportunity for a young and talented photographer to join an entrepreneurial and exciting team. We are looking for a responsible and switched on photographer ideally with some experience in Fashion and/Art photography. A good eye for design would be great. Should present well.This may suit someone looking to expand their portfolio. We are looking for some promo shots for our ...

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Peter Gordon wins IPPA Professional Photographer of the Year

Posted on Monday, Mar 24th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

The Irish Professional Photographers Association of Ireland had their annual awards night in Athlone last night. Here are the winners: IPPA Professional Photographer of the Year 2014 Peter Gordon IPPA Portrait Photographer of the Year 2014 Claire Durkan IPPA Wedding Photographer of the Year 2014 Claire Durkan Chairman's Award Gosia Tuznik   Best Architecture Single Image 2014 Enda Cavanagh Best Commercial/Advertising Single Image 2014 Suzy McCanny Best Fashion Single Image 2014 NO AWARD Best ...

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IADT wish to recruit a Photography Technician

Posted on Wednesday, Mar 19th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

        The primary role of a technician is to ensure the timely provision of technical supports and services which enable the smooth operation of labratories, classrooms, workshops, and other facilities as assigned. This is achieved through working in conjunction with Academic and other staff to plan and provide the necessary materials, equipment and technical assistance to staff, students and clients of the Institute. More details on this post here

Photo + Plus Trade Show – Cork – Wed 19th

Posted on Friday, Mar 14th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Photo + Plus trade show comes to the Cork International Airport Hotel on Wednesday 19th March. Exhibiting are One Photography Camerainsurance.ie GMS Photovalue Digibook 10-5. Free entry. Free tea & coffee will be provided.

Photo Assistant Required – Tomorrow Evening

Posted on Tuesday, Mar 4th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Looking for an photo assistant to help out Wednesday 05 from 7 pm please contact me details are up on http://t.co/pC30sesaN4 thanks— Philip Lauterbach (@plpix) March 4, 2014

Highlights from the AIB PPAI Awards in the RDS Friday 14th 2014

Posted on Saturday, Feb 15th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Behal wins AIB PPAI Photographer of the Year

Posted on Saturday, Feb 15th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Congratulations to Julien Behal who was named the AIB PPAI Photographer of the Year for the second time. See all the winning images here

John Myers in the Gallery of Photography – February 13 – March 30 2014

Posted on Friday, Feb 14th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

33 portraits, 14 boring photographs, 10 televisions, 8 sub stations, 6 houses, 3 furniture stores & one giraffe The seventies – in glorious black and white. John Myers’ delightful exhibition captures with disarming tenderness the texture of ordinary life in the seventies – ‘the decade that style forgot’. Candlewick bedspreads; mantelpiece arrangements; leggy house-plants on TV cabinets; bedrooms adorned with Donny Osmond posters... through Myers’ lens, the ordinary and the everyday are given ...

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Tommie Lehane wins 4th Alliance Française Photo Award

Posted on Thursday, Feb 13th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Photographer Tommie Lehane has been awarded the prestigious 4th Alliance Française Photo Award for his portfolio “Don’t be late for your tea”, an exploration of the rapidly declining practice of children “going out to play”. It touches on areas of self-discovery, camaraderie, learning and wonderment whilst also referencing modern concerns and perceptions of danger, health and safety, child protection, voyeurism and even the legitimacy of photographing children at all. The announcement was ...

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The Photo Album of Ireland

Posted on Wednesday, Feb 12th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

The Photo Album of Ireland Project, a Gallery of Photography Intiative, is a virtual archive of photographs from private family albums, that celebrates the ordinary and extraordinary histories of everyday life. We are inviting people from the island of Ireland (wherever they live now), and people living in Ireland but born elsewhere, to contribute to this emerging archive. Photo Album of Ireland from Maeve O'Neill on

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DLKPhoto Annual Trade Show

Posted on Friday, Feb 7th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Yet again the suppliers in the photo industry make it difficult to see all exhibiting suppliers in the one location - If you want to see all the suppliers in exhibiting next week you have to travel to this show and ProFoto - Makes no sense at all! Why is this?

Irish Photographer Ivor Prickett Shortlisted for Sony World Photography Award.

Posted on Thursday, Feb 6th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

An Irish contemporary photographer, Ivor Prickett, has made the shortlist for the Sony World Photography Awards in the section - - Professional Competition: People. Prickett’s picture essay, “Kurdistan is booming”, documents mundane life in the region 10 long years after the allied invasion of Iraq. His work was selected via judging panel of industry experts. Almost 140,000 submissions were entered by photographers from across 166 countries, the highest ...

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PR Slides looking to hire a full time photographer. #JobFairy

Posted on Thursday, Feb 6th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

The person who would be joining them would be helping with… Product shots Event photography Stock Imagery for site Brand photography   Check out their blog on the post

Mentor Me Mentor You – Dennis Orchard

Posted on Monday, Jan 27th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

The Societies have announced that Dennis Orchard will be in Dublin, Cork and Galway for an evening seminar on mentoring and qualifications. Dennis is now a member of the Mentoring Team for the Societies’ Mentor Me Programme. This is a FREE service to Societies Members who wish to improve their photographic skills through mentoring. In his talk Dennis will explain the benefits of mentoring and show many slideshows of his ...

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Stewarts Photo Supplies Goes into Voluntary Liquidation

Posted on Monday, Jan 20th, 2014 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Irish supplier Stewarts Photo Supplies has decided to close their business after twenty five years. Alan Stewart spent the Christmas period speaking with his auditors and business clients. These consultations lead Alan to make the decision to put his company into voluntary liquidation. News of this decision spread through the industry Wednesday last week. Stewarts Photo Supplies, who operated out of a premises in the Centrepoint Business Park were Irish ...

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