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Lovefool Photography win Jan Wedding Image of the Month Award

Posted on Monday, Feb 15th, 2016 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News | The IPWS Blog by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Congratulations to Ruth from Lovefool Photography who won the January heat of the Wedding Image of the Year Ruth won by tweeting her fabulous wedding image using our wedding image hashtag #ipws_wedpic

Mark Condren named PPAI Photographer of the Year

Posted on Saturday, Jan 30th, 2016 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Press Photographers from across the country gathered last night for their 38th annual Press Photographers Association of Ireland Awards night. At it Mark Condren, of the  Irish Independent, was named ‘Press Photographer of the Year 2016’ - his fourth time to receive the accolade. The awards, which are open to members of the Press Photographers Association of Ireland, celebrate the very best of Irish press photography. This year over 2,000 images were entered by ...

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Capilitan named IPWS Wedding Photographer 2016

Posted on Wednesday, Jan 27th, 2016 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

We at photographers.ie are delighted to name Sligo based wedding photographer Mark Capilitan as the Irish Photographers Website Wedding Photographer of the Year 2016. In September Mark tweeted a wedding image with our wedding hashtag and it won the monthly award.  The judges then reviewed the image and websites of all the monthly winners and Mark was selected as the overall winner and thus named photographer of the year. Here is the ...

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DK Photo wins #IPWS_WedPic of the Month – Dec 2015

Posted on Monday, Jan 18th, 2016 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News | Wedding Photography in Ireland | Working with Photographers | Your Wedding by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Congratulations to Daniel of DK Photo who won the Dec #IPWS_WedPic of the Month Title. We will be awarding the overall title of IPWS Wedding Photographer of the Year 2015 shortly. Remember to be in with a chance to win the 2016 IPWS Wedding Photographer of the Year just tweet your images @photographersIE with the hashtag #IPWS_WedPic. We showcase the best Irish wedding photography on this hashtag.  

Paul Callaghan shots the best Wedding Image of November 2015

Posted on Friday, Dec 4th, 2015 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Congratulation to Cavan based wedding photographer Paul Callaghan who has won the Best Wedding Image title for November 2015. Paul bagged the title simply by tweeting the image with the hashtag #IPWS_WedPic. Paul's image will go towards the end of year competition and will be judged by recent brides for the title of Wedding Image of the Year 2015.

Reuters ban Raw Image Files from freelance photographers

Posted on Wednesday, Nov 25th, 2015 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

There are many reports across the internet that Reuters want their freelance photographers to submit images as JPGs and not RAW. Two reasons for this have been suggested: Time. Truth. Time. It is quicker for a photographer to directly send the camera jpg file than to process a RAW file and send. Hence clients get the images quicker. Truth. Many sites claim that news agencies can identify if an image captured by the camera as a ...

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Fashion Photographer McGlynn Features in Elle Shortlist

Posted on Wednesday, Nov 25th, 2015 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

We were delighted to see Dubliner Holly McGlynn featured as one of the top female fashion photographers in a shortlist compiled by Elle UK last month - as the tweet below shows - so was Holly.   So thrilled to be featured on @ELLEUK with other fantastic female photographers https://t.co/uzW25U2ayc #keepinggoodcompany — Holly McGlynn (@hollymcglynn) October 29, 2015

Photographer Dermot Sullivan wins Oct Wedding Image Title

Posted on Monday, Nov 2nd, 2015 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Cork based wedding photographer Dermot Sullivan has tweeted his way to success in our Monthly Wedding Image Challenge. Dermot sent this tweet: #IPWS_WedPic #fernhillhousehotel #corkwedding #clonakilty pic.twitter.com/DZaQOjpIN7 — Dermot Sullivan (@corkphotography) October 30, 2015

Elinchrom innovate outdoor flash

Posted on Thursday, Oct 22nd, 2015 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Elinchrom this week announced two new products for photographers who work outdoors with Flash - A new Skyport Plus Hi-Sync Transmitter that will allow full control of up to 20 remote Flash heads, Flash Sync up to 1/8000th (yes 1/8000th) second and lots of other benefits, like displaying the settings from each “connected” head. The second element is a new HS head for use with Ranger Quadra and ELB packs, ...

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Five Decades in Focus – Kate Horgan

Posted on Thursday, Oct 15th, 2015 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

  Multi-award winning photojournalist Kate Horgan this week launched her latest book - Five Decades in Focus - A photographic history of Ireland's Stanislavski theatre. This book marks Focus Theatre’s outstanding contribution to Irish theatre over the last half century and features over 110 rare images by many significant photographers including Fergus Bourke, Cyril Byrne, Tommy Clancy, Ros Kavanagh, Karen Morgan, Alex McCullagh, Kevin Abosch and Tommie Lehane.  The images show the emotion, the passion and the dedication ...

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Mick Quinn Speaks to Business Eye about his work

Posted on Monday, Oct 12th, 2015 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Listen to Mick Quinn speak about his work. Mick Quinn of MQphoto on the Business Eye DSFM by Businesseye on Mixcloud

It’s fun to be square

Posted on Friday, Oct 9th, 2015 in Meet the Suppliers | Photography News by One Vision Imaging | Add Comment

Ten Squared - Stylish, Modern and Fun. One Vision Imaging launch a product perfect for the ‘Instagram’ generation. The Polaroid inspired product is ideal for anything from a portfolio of images for the social pro to a gift box for a bride. You could create fun prints of a kids shoot, use them as a marketing tool, portfolios at wedding fairs or as a word-of-mouth print box brides can ...

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Free Lighting Seminars

Posted on Wednesday, Oct 7th, 2015 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

FREE - DROP IN SEMINARS STUDIO & LOCATION LIGHTING: Next Tuesday (Oct 13th) DML present the first of their Creative Lighting Open Days. Techniques for creative Photography DML Photographic brings you a series of Creative Lighting Open Days with a variety of mini seminars across a range of topics. The three areas they will be focusing on are education, demonstration and practical usage. They will be covering a range of subjects over the months from ...

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Epson launches four SureColor SC-P professional printers

Posted on Thursday, Oct 1st, 2015 in Photography News by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

Recently Epson unveiled four new SureColor SC-P large-format printers designed to meet the needs of the professional photo, fine art and proofing markets. Available in a choice of 24-inch and 44-inch widths, and eight or ten colours, the new SureColor SC-P6000, SC-P7000, SC-P8000 and SC-P9000 inkjet printers incorporate Epson’s exclusive PrecisionCore printhead technology to produce outstanding performance and long-lasting quality with ultra-precise control of dot size, shape and placement. The new easy-to-use, ...

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Mark Capilitan nabs September #IPWS_WedPic Badge

Posted on Thursday, Oct 1st, 2015 in IPWS_WedPic | Photography News | Wedding Photography in Ireland by Alan Murphy | Add Comment

The winner of the September 2015 #IPWS_WedPic Badge is Mark Capilitan who tweeted this tweet earlier in the month. One of my favourites of 2015..my take on the photo the bride asked for! #IPWS_WedPic #weddingstyle #bridalportrait pic.twitter.com/7Gcr3Q9KNL — Mark Capilitan (@markcap_photo) September 2, 2015 Mark is a Sligo Wedding Photographer who has been photographing weddings for five years now. So check out his wedding work. There will ...

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