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Daily Life & People
2018

1ST PLACE WINNER
Daily Life & People 2018

A FUTURE BEYOND BOKO HARAM

by Steve Humphreys

Children in Bulunkutu Village, Maiduguri, Nigeria, one of many villages paralysed over the past 8 years as Boko Haram attacked, abducted and raped its women

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BLACK BEAUTIES

By John C Kelly

Shadows cast by Brian McCarthy and his daughter Edwina's horses as they nuzzle together before a charity hack at Quin, in aid of Clare Suicide Bereavement Support

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VIGIL FOR WHISTLEBLOWER SERGEANT MAURICE MCCABE

By Cyril Byrne

A group outside Kevin Street Garda Station in support of Sergeant Maurice McCabe and other whistleblowers

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SHOULDER TO SHOULDER!

By Steve Humphreys

The Passing Out Ceremony of Probationer Garda’ at the Garda College, Templemore

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HAND MAID IN DUBLIN

By Laura Hutton

A large group of handmaids protest outside Leinster House, as the Oireachtas Committee on the 8th Amendment starts its public sessions

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THE MORNING COMMUTE

By Tom Honan

Passengers on the bus into Dublin City on a winter's morning

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JANUARY BLUES

By Valerie O’Sullivan

A dog ready to fetch sticks thrown by its owner on Rossbeigh Strand, Glenbeigh, on a cold January morning in Kerry.

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SNOW DAY

By James Crombie

Hayleigh (7) throws a snowball during a snowy December morning in Tullamore, Co Offaly

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MIXED EMOTIONS

By Fran Veale

Helena O'Donovan's children Harry (7) and Robyn (2) react with delight and shock when a sea lion pops up to say hello in Dublin Zoo

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BORN TO BE WILD

By Fran Veale

Lulu, a 14-year-old Cavalier, arrives in style for the Pet Picnic in the Phoenix Park, Dublin, hosted by Cara Rescue Dogs

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ELECTRICITY

By Dave Meehan

Daniel Harrington kisses his boyfriend Fiachra Sheil at Electric Picnic in Stradbally, Co Laois

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PRIZE DELIGHT

By Dara MacDónaill

Rachel Morrissey (7), from Clontarf, Dublin, winner of the under-9 violin competition, receives the cup from adjudicator Georg Baich, at the ESB Feis Ceoil

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WAR AND PEACE

By Brendan Murphy

Adoration nuns walk past a mural depicting the Irish war of independence in Divis Street, Belfast

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ATTENTION

By Brenda Fitzsimons

Young cadets watch the 92 Cadet Class during their commissioning ceremony at the Military College, Curragh Camp, Co Kildare.