Photography News

2013 Calendar

Posted on Tuesday, Oct 30th, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Celebrity Mum of two, Lucy Kennedy, has launched a heart-warming 2013 calendar on behalf of Friends of the Coombe. The “When I grow up …” The photography for the calendar was taken pro-bono by Tanya Crosbie of  Giggles & Smiles Photography, Ireland’s Children’s Photographer of the Year. Buy a copy of the calendar here.

New IPPA President 2012-2014

Posted on Wednesday, Oct 3rd, 2012 in Photography News by Irish Professional Photographers Association | Add Comment

The Irish Professional Photographers Association (IPPA) are delighted to announce their newly elected President Vincent O'Byrne FIPPA who took up office at the IPPA's recent Annual conference and AGM at The Lyrath Hotel Kilkenny. Vinnie is a internationally renown Fine Art & Commercial Photographer who's career spans over 30 years within the photography industry. Well know as an educator and accomplished photography judge, Vinnie takes over from outgoing IPPA President Gareth ...

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Stewart Photo Supplies OpenDay

Posted on Wednesday, Sep 26th, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

To celebrate the addition of the Kaleidocscope Frame Range to their product range Stewart Photo Supplies are having an Open Day.

Tell Your Story with EOS Movie

Posted on Friday, Sep 21st, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Conns Cameras and EOS Network have come together to provide a free training day to qualifying customers. It takes place on the 4th of October and details are here

Interview with Vinnie O’Byrne

Posted on Thursday, Sep 13th, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

I came across this interview with photographer Vinnie O'Byrne on the IPPA site recently. Vinnie is one of Ireland's leading photographers and is about to take up leadership of the IPPA. I hope you enjoy.

Photo By….

Posted on Wednesday, Sep 5th, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Anyone recognise this photograph as their work? The NAPD are looking to source a framed copy of it for their offices. They only have a photocopy so if you captured the image (or know who did)  drop us a line and we can put you in touch with them.

Simon Cumbers Media Fund – Workshop for prospective applicants

Posted on Thursday, Aug 30th, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

On Tuesday 11th of September there is a workshop for prospective applicants to the Simon Cumbers Media Fund. The Simon Cumbers Media Fund was set up to assist and promote more and better quality media coverage of development issues in the Irish media. Two rounds of funding are allocated every year: one in summer, and one in winter. The Fund was established by Irish Aid in 2005 in memory of ...

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Photovision Trade Show

Posted on Wednesday, Aug 15th, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

              Photovision Show is back in Croke Park on Sept 4th. Exhibitors include: theimagefile Adobe Barker Photographic Hahnemuehle Fine Art Hand Imagaging Towergate Insurance Loxley You can also bring along your cameras and get them cleaned by the Camera Clinic. Full details of the event are available here.    

Have you checked out PicReach yet

Posted on Tuesday, Aug 7th, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

    Have you checked out PicReach.com yet? Launched recently by photographers Alan Murphy* and Cormac O'Kelly it is getting a lot of really good feedback from photographers and photo lovers across Ireland and the UK. This is what Gareth Byrne, current president of the Irish Professional Photographers Association said about PicReach in a recent tweet:-   #FF @picreach the future for promoting your professional photography — Gareth Byrne (@Gareth_Byrne) ...

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Associations issue warnings to photographers

Posted on Thursday, Jul 26th, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Following six incidents where photographers have had there photographic equipment robbed both the Press Photographers Association of Ireland and The Irish Professional Photographers Association have issued warnings to their members. The warnings urge photographers to be vigilant and take all possible precautions against theft. These precautions include: Always locking your equipment out of sight in your car - even if only leaving it for a minute. Being aware of people around ...

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Photographer robbed in Glasnevin

Posted on Wednesday, Jul 25th, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

We have seen a report on the internet that a photographer has had his cameras robbed while at work earlier today. The serial numbers for the Nikon gear stolen at Glasnevin Topaz are ... D4 camera 2000852 ,D4 camera 2001607, lens 70-200mm AF-S 20191706, lens 16-35mm AF-S 242405 , Flash SB-910 serial number 2091709. Please keep an eye out for them.  

IPPA Annual Conference & AGM 2012

Posted on Thursday, Jul 19th, 2012 in Photography News by Irish Professional Photographers Association | Add Comment

The IPPA Annual conference & AGM will take place on Sunday September 30th 2012 between 8.30am and 7pm.Being a professional in this industry in 2012 demands not just excellence in photographic skill, but a diversity of skills and a very focused ... business head! IPPA council have been actively communicating with members, trade members and buyers of photography combined with the feed-back from the recent member survey and we are delighted ...

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The Irish Light: A Book of Landscape Photographs – A KickStarter Project

Posted on Wednesday, Jun 6th, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Acclaimed landscape photographer Peter Cox has taken to KickStarter to fund his book - The Irish Light : A Book of Lanscape Photographs. Although it is already 64% funded KickStarter operates an all or nothing rule so it is important that he gets the funding before the closing date. See Kickstarter for his pitch and what you get in return for funding.

Photographer Mugged in Dublin

Posted on Tuesday, Jun 5th, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | 5 Comments

I have been advised that an Inpho photographer was mugged today by four masked thieves whilst sitting in his car at an event in Dublin .  They stole two Canon bodies, a MKII N and a MKIII and the following lenses :   Canon 16 - 35mm 2.8 lens, serial number 1899299 Canon 70 - 200mm 2.8 lens, serial number 370000 Canon 400mm 2.8 lens, serial number 30557   If anyone should attempt to trade ...

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In-house Photographic Studio Manager

Posted on Tuesday, Jun 5th, 2012 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

  Ann Lawlor Recruitment is currently seeking to recruit an in-house Photographic Studio Manager for a large retailing client in Dublin. This is an exciting opportunity to join Ireland’s largest fashion retailer as they commence their online business. If you are interested in applying, or know of anyone who might be interested, please let Ann know by return. I attach a job Spec below: Key Responsibilities: ·        Set up and manage an efficient, ...

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