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SELECTED WORKS

1ST PLACE - Nature & The Environment - 2013
ANTLER SUNSET

A deer is silhouetted by the setting sun in Dublin's Phoenix Park

1ST PLACE - Arts and Entertainment - 2013
DUST DANCER

Dancer Emmanuella Salako takes flight

3RD PLACE - Daily Life & People - 2014
ONE GIRL AND HER DOG

A little girl and her dog enjoying the last of the lovely summer evenings in the War Memorial Gardens, Islandbridge, Dublin

1ST PLACE - Features - 2009
PRESIDENTIAL EXCLAMATION!

President Mary McAleese makes a speech at the opening of a newly refurbished office

3RD PLACE - Reportage - 2012
IN THE ORBIT OF PLANET JEDWARD

The hardest working showbiz act in the world - Jedward. From interviews first thing in the morning, to photocalls and concerts, their unboundless energy, enthusiasm and sense of fun is absolutely infectious. Having entered Planet Jedward's orbit with a cynical frown I was spun out that evening feeling strangely happy and giddy with huge admiration for the young twins from Lucan.

3RD PLACE - Daily Life & People - 2013
AVALANCHE OF FUN

Kids having fun on an inflatable slide at St.Patrick's Hospital fun day

SHORTLISTED - Nature & The Environment - 2018
LOVE BIRDS

Birds in Dublin's Phoenix Park pictured against the moonlight

SHORTLISTED - Nature & The Environment - 2017
DOWN FOR THE NIGHT

Deer settle down for the evening in the Phoenix Park Dublin

SHORTLISTED - Arts and Entertainment - 2017
HULA HULA HULA

Fitness Hula Hooper Mairéad Collins photographed at Sandymount Beach

SHORTLISTED - Nature & The Environment - 2017
SHOWER

A heavy rain shower over Poolbeg in Dublin as seen from Dun Loaghaire

SHORTLISTED - Daily Life & People - 2015
POLAR DISORDER

The polar bear mascot for Special Olympics Ireland’s polar plunge fundraising initiative is chased down Clogherhead beach by participating Gardaí

SHORTLISTED - Daily Life & People - 2014
AND BREATHE

Aleisha Smith and Elisha Stanley, both eight-years-old, have some fun during a break from modelling First Holy Communion dresses

SHORTLISTED - Portrait - 2013
NOWHERE TO HIDE

Cage Fighter Amanda English exuding calm and confidence pictured before a bout

SHORTLISTED - Portrait - 2012
SIR BOB BY WINDOW LIGHT

Bob Geldoff looks relaxed even though he is faced by a wall of photographers at the opening of Dublin Comtemporary arts exhibition

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SHORTLISTED - Nature & The Environment - 2012
SUNRISE OVER THE POLES

A cyclist pictured at sunrise at the Grand Canal Dock in Dublin

SHORTLISTED - Individual Study - 2008
THE MAIN DISCOURSE

Chef Marco Pierre White speaking at a restaurant in Dublin.

SHORTLISTED - Portrait - 2012
THE VEILED LADY

Portrait of singer song writer Sarah Gleeson

SHORTLISTED - Features - 2006
PLANK TONNE

A worker starts clearing a massive algae bloom, from the dock in the IFSC, Dublin, with a plank

SHORTLISTED - Sports Feature - 2006
SPLASH DOWN

Diving practice at the National Aquatic Centre, at Abbottstown.

Daily Life
UNTITLED

Contestants in the 'best-dressed lady' competition line up during the Irish Derby meeting at The Curragh, Co Kildare, in June 2004

News and Politics
UNTITLED

Joe Costello of the Labour Party is hoisted by supporters celebrating his re-election to Dáil Éireann at the vote count in the RDS, Dublin, in May 2002

SHORTLISTED - Sports Feature - 2009
IS IT SAFE IN HERE?

Oliver Loughead finds himself at the bottom of a ruck during a game of rugby.

Sports Feature - 2006
UNTITLED

Kilkenny players celebrate after beating Carlow in the final of the Leinster Minor Hurling Championship at Croke Park in July 2006