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July #ipws_wedpic Wedding Image of the Month

Posted on Friday, Aug 26th, 2016 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Congratulations to Lovefool Photography who took the time to post this image on Instagram on the last day in July with our #ipws_wedpic hashtag - We have awarded it our July Wedding Image of the Month Badge. This is Ruth's second time to win in 2016 so she is in with a good chance to collect photographers.ie Wedding Photographer of the Year 2016

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Trail of photographic slides

Posted on Monday, Jul 18th, 2016 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

A New York journalist found a bag of photographic slides on a side walk - this is their story

Social Media and Photographers – Adapt or Die

Posted on Monday, Jul 11th, 2016 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Richard McCarthy and I will be discussing social media and how it relates to photographers tomorrow morning at 11oc on Blab. We have two chairs available if someone wishes to contribute to the conversation - just let me know by text or email and get your headphones on. #VirtualMeetUp_IPWS I can be reached on 086 2666 260.

David Hogan wins June Wedding Image Award

Posted on Tuesday, Jul 5th, 2016 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News | Wedding Photography in Ireland | Your Wedding by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Congratulations to Kerry based photographer David Hogan who has won the June heat for of our #ipws_wedpic Wedding Image Award Competition with this photograph. David Hogan Photography. #IPWS_WedPic #wedding #davidhoganphotography A photo posted by David Hogan (@davidhoganphoto) on Jun 22, 2016 at 1:04am PDT  

Niall Carson named NIPPA Press Photographer of the Year

Posted on Tuesday, Jun 28th, 2016 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

At a function in Belfast tonight Niall Carson of P.A. was named the NIPPA Press Photographer of the Year.   Delighted to have been named @BTNIPPA press photographer or the year in Belfast tonight. @PAImages @pa pic.twitter.com/4tdEvXs28g — Niall Carson (@niallcarsonpa) June 28, 2016

Clynch wins European award

Posted on Friday, Jun 17th, 2016 in Friday Frame | Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Congratulations to David Clynch the award winning photographer from Waterford.  He won the Special Social Networks Prize of the First edition of the European Greenways Photo Contest for this lovely photo of Deise Greenway, the Waterford Greenway Group near Ballyvoile in Ireland.

May Winner of #IPWS_WedPic is wedding photographer Richard McCarthy

Posted on Tuesday, Jun 7th, 2016 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News | Wedding Photography in Ireland | Working with Photographers by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Congratulations to wedding photographer Richard McCarthy who won the May #IPWS_WedPic Award. Every month photographers.ie invite wedding photographers to share their wedding images. Each month we award one the best wedding photographer award. If you are  getting married in Ireland why not join our "Marry in Ireland" Facebook Group - a resource on FB where brides can share their experiences and ideas.  

Steve McCurry speaks about Image Manipulation

Posted on Thursday, Jun 2nd, 2016 in Interviews | Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Recently the photographer Steve McCurry has been at the centre of a storm concerning image manipulation. In 2011 we asked him was he worried about such manipulation in photojournalism - this was his response: Yesterday in an exclusive interview with Time Magazine he responded to the controversy

Interview with Chris Niedenthal

Posted on Wednesday, Jun 1st, 2016 in Interviews | Photography News | The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

  I had the great pleasure of meeting polish based photographer Chris Niedenthal in Gorey Library recently as part of their Polska Eire Festival celebrations. Chris is a former Newsweek and Time Magazine photojournalist who documented the recent important history of Poland through his lens. He is also a World Press Photo Winner. You can watch the interview in full here on my Patreon Page

April 2016 Wedding Photographer – Interview

Posted on Friday, May 20th, 2016 in Interviews | IPWS_WedPic | Photography News | The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Paul Callaghan, the wedding photographer who won our April 2016 Wedding Image of the Month gave us a very brief interview where he explain the thinking and set up behind his winning wedding photograph. You can learn more about Paul here #IPWS_WedPic

Nik Filter Now Free

Posted on Sunday, May 15th, 2016 in Announcements | Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Following the purchase of Nik Filters by Google they are now available to download for FREE The Nik Collection is comprised of seven desktop plug-ins that provide a powerful range of photo editing capabilities -- from filter applications that improve color correction, to retouching and creative effects, to image sharpening that brings out all the hidden details, to the ability to make adjustments to the color and tonality of ...

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Mark Capilitan speaks about his March Wedding Image

Posted on Wednesday, May 11th, 2016 in Interviews | IPWS_WedPic | Photography News | The IPWS Blog | Wedding Photography in Ireland by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Best Wedding Photographs of the Month – March & April 2016

Posted on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News | Wedding Photography in Ireland | Your Wedding by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Can you believe it is May already! The first quarter of the 2016 has been busy with some great images already submitted to our #ipws_wedpic hashtag stream. This stream features leading wedding photographers showcasing their Best Wedding Photographs each month. Today in an effort to get back up to date I am announcing winners for March and April Best Wedding Photographs Award. We are no stranger to our March winner who ...

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The Story Behind the Image – IPWS Wedding Image of the Month – February 2016

Posted on Monday, Apr 4th, 2016 in Interviews | IPWS_WedPic | Photography News | The IPWS Blog | Wedding Photography in Ireland | Working with Photographers by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

We caught up with Aindréas from ATL Photography about his winning wedding image. If your wedding photographer takes an image that you think should win our wedding photography competition encourage them to send it to us via twitter or Facebook with the hashtag ‪#‎IPWS_WedPic‬

Wedding Image of the Month Feb 2016

Posted on Saturday, Mar 26th, 2016 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Congratulations to Aindreas Lynch of ATL Photography, Clane who won the IPWS Wedding Image of the Month 2016 with this lovely image.