PPAI

Cathal McNaughton

SELECTED WORKS

3RD PLACE - Sports Feature - 2009
BOG SNORKELING

A competitor crosses the Start/Finish line during the Northern Ireland Bog Snorkeling Championships in Peatlands Park, Dungannon, County Tyrone.

Shortlisted - Features - 2009
DRUMCREE

Orangemen march outside Drumcree Parish Church in Portadown. Their yearly parade at one point was attended by 50,000 supporters.

Shortlisted - Reportage - 2011
HOUSE OF GOD

Although the Catholic Church has come under severe pressure following the clerical sex abuse scandals I found signs of how deeply ingrained Catholicism still is in Irish Life. Religious iconography and symbols are still prominently displayed in homes throughout Ireland.

Shortlisted - Portrait - 2011
THE HURRICANE

Irish Snooker Legend Alex Higgins pictured shortly before he passed away.

Shortlisted - Daily Life & People - 2011
FLAT JOCKEY

A young boy tethers his horse in front of derelict flats in the Ballymun area of North Dublin.

Shortlisted - Daily Life & People - 2011
BOGSIDE

A woman takes out her rubbish beside a mural depicting a British soldier knocking down a door in Derrys Bogside.

1ST PLACE - Daily Life & People - 2011
WASH DAY

A duck, pheasants and rabbits hang from a washing line before being plucked, skinned and frozen at Garron Point.

Shortlisted - Reportage - 2012
A TALE OF TWO CITIES

Of view of the Twelfth of July celebrations from both sides of the Political Divide.

Shortlisted - Reportage - 2012
THE DARK AGES

John McCarter(77) lives in a wooden house in the hamlet of Downhill on the north coast of Ireland. John has been living without electricity or central heating for the past 29years. Temperatures can reach sub zero inside the house in winter months.

2ND PLACE - News - 2012
THE QUEEN AT CROKER

Queen Elizabeth steps out into Ireland's Croke Park stadium, scene of a massacre by British troops.

Shortlisted - Arts and Entertainment - 2012
SINGING IN THE RAIN

U2 perform in the rain on the third day of the Glastonbury Festival

Shortlisted - Politics - 2014
OBAMA

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to guests at the Waterfront Hall, Belfast

Shortlisted - Politics - 2014
ENDA

A cat sits on a chair, in a house in Donegal, as Taoiseach Enda Kenny T.D. delivers his State of the Nation address

Shortlisted - News - 2014
INJURE

A police officer tends to a colleague after Loyalist protesters attacked police with bricks and bottles