Photography News

Student Photographers Recognised

Posted on Tuesday, Jun 22nd, 2010 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Inspirational Arts recently launched the Inspirational Arts Photography Award 2010.  The award is open to all graduating students of the BA (Hons) Photography programme at IADT. Three students were shortlisted jointly by IADT and Inspirational Arts. The shortlisted works will be exhibited at the Inspirational Arts Gallery from Friday 24th September to Friday 15th October next.  The final selection, and the announcment of this year's winner, will be made by a panel ...

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Photojournalist Tasered and Equipment Seized – Exclusive to photographers.ie

Posted on Friday, Jun 11th, 2010 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | 1 Comment

On Saturday 7th June the Irish Times published an article entitled "Why Israel Does the things it does". Following the events of the previous week, when Israeli troops killed nine on the Freedom Flotilla, the article set out to explain Israel's actions and was illustrated by a photograph of the Israeli assault on the Mavi Marmara. I doubt many readers took a break from their Saturday breakfast to ponder what ...

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Guy Gowan FREE Live Public Webinar 21st June 12pm GMT

Posted on Friday, Jun 11th, 2010 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Thousands of Graphic Designers, Photographers and PS enthusiasts across the world use the Guy Gowan Retouch Workflow technique in their post- production workflow, many thousands more look to Guy for advice on his amazing studio techniques and image manipulation insights. Join Guy on Monday the 21st for this FREE inaugural LIVE seminar and see for yourself why his techniques are so revolutionary. During this streamed seminar Guy will demonstrate his unique ...

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Canon’s Workflow Solutions Events

Posted on Friday, Jun 4th, 2010 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | 5 Comments

Canon Workflow Solutions Events June 16th and 17th. Booking is required

Homeless Gallery in Dublin

Posted on Friday, Jun 4th, 2010 in Photography News by Michal Wochna | 1 Comment

The HOMELESS GALLERY is an un-curated exhibition and is open to all photographers who wish to exhibit their work. Who can participate? The whole idea of the Homeless Gallery is that there are no entry criteria. We do not pick the participants - everybody can show their work: star photographers, professionals,hose just starting in photography, students and amateurs. What can be exhibited? Only photographs and photography-related works can be exhibited, but what is ...

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The Weekend Warrior – Why Are Pro’s Afraid

Posted on Thursday, Jun 3rd, 2010 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

I came across this blog post by Cormac O'Kelly of Striking Images.  I post it here because it makes some interesting and maybe uncomfortable points:- If there is one constant gripe I hear over and over again from professional photographers especially wedding photographers its all about the 'weekend warrior' or the 'shoot'n'burn' merchant. If I am honest about it, I am sick of the whining and I'll ...

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U2 Images and Negs Up for sale

Posted on Wednesday, Jun 2nd, 2010 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

The UK Auction House, Bonham's,  has some negatives and prints of U2 up for auction.  The photographs were taken at the first official outing of the newly named group and date back to Limerick 1978.

Shaped by War – Don McCullin

Posted on Wednesday, Jun 2nd, 2010 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Currently the Imperial War Museum North is exhibiting the largest ever UK exhibition about the life and work of photographer Don McCullin.  Many items are on public display for the very first time. Further exhibitions of Shaped by War: Photographs by Don McCullin are planned at: Victoria Art Gallery, Bath, 11 September - 21 November 2010 Imperial War Museum London, 7 October 2011 - 30 January 2012.

The Ian Parry Scholarship 2010

Posted on Wednesday, Jun 2nd, 2010 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

The Ian Parry Scholarship 2010 DEADLINE is Friday 2nd July. Important guidelines and application form can be downloaded from their website

Cheque Presentation and Networking Evening

Posted on Monday, May 31st, 2010 in Photography News by Dominic Lee | Add Comment

Everybody is invited to join me, Dominic Lee of Priory Studio's, Stillorgan at this memorable evening.

Professional Studio Lighting Workshop and Digital SLR at The Light Exchange

Posted on Monday, May 31st, 2010 in Photography News by - Susan Gogan | Add Comment

Professional Studio Lighting Workshop This one-day studio lighting workshop will systematically take you through the key principles of studio lighting; using a light meter, understanding the key light and fill light, using reflectors, soft and dramatic lighting techniques, backlighting, and how to create a high-key white background. This workshop is designed with a very hands-on approach so all participants will have the opportunity to shoot portraits during ...

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Introduction to Documentary Photography – Course

Posted on Thursday, May 27th, 2010 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

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.  It takes place in the Gallery of Photography, Dublin and commences June 24th.

Win Your Wedding Photographer

Posted on Thursday, May 27th, 2010 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | 1 Comment

Dublin based wedding photographer Rachel Fox is offering one lucky couple free photography on the day of their wedding. Here is a poster with full details.

New Irish Photography Business Podcast

Posted on Wednesday, May 26th, 2010 in Photography News by Peter Cox | 1 Comment

Roger Overall and Peter Cox are delighted to announce a new photography business podcast focusing on the industry in Ireland and Europe. The first episode was released this morning, and subsequent releases will be on the last Wednesday of every month. In the podcast, you'll find plenty of irreverent humour, news, comment and opinion on the state of the industry and some featured discussions on relevant topics. In the first episode, you ...

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The Thing That Bruises You/ – Graduate Invitation – Submission Deadline 11.06.10

Posted on Tuesday, May 25th, 2010 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

The Thing That Bruises You/ is a salon style exhibition of works by recently graduated photography students. The venue is the Back Loft of La Catedral Studios. For further information and submission details visit PhotoIreland Festival