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Clodagh Kilcoyne

SELECTED WORKS

2ND PLACE - Reportage - 2022
THE CHICKEN RUN

Handlers attempts to help pose prize winning speciality poultry breeds for portraits at the annual Balmoral Show held by the Royal Ulster Agricultural Society.

Shortlisted - Politics - 2022
WITS’ END

Minister Edwin Poots outside the Democratic Unionist Party headquarters in Belfast during a vote to replace First Minister Arlene Foster as leader of the DUP. He would only last 21 days in the job.

3RD PLACE - Nature & The Environment - 2022
SCORCHED EARTH

Firefighters and locals team together to extinguish a wild gorse fire in the Connemara region of County Galway near Inverin before nightfall.

2ND PLACE - Sports Action - 2022
RIDERS OF THE STORM

Runners and riders compete in race 6 during the annual one-day Laytown races held on the beach under official horse racing turf club rules in Laytown Co. Meath.

Shortlisted - News - 2022
STOP FEEDING US TO VULTURES

Patrick Rogerson, age 6, sits inside a shelter he made during a protest against the rising cost of housing and rent in front of Government Buildings, Dublin.

SHORTLISTED - News - 2021
SOCIALLY DISTANCED ROSARY

People practice social distancing as they pray a rosary on Ballyloughane Beach during the Covid-19 pandemic in Galway.

1ST PLACE - Reportage - 2021
WEATHERING THE BOARDS

Torch-lit in a night-time storm. Fog, rain or sun - hardy open sea swimmers weather the Blackrock diving boards in Galway in all conditions, every single day of the year.

3RD PLACE - Portrait - 2020
ELLIE

Ellie Bermingham poses for a photograph to celebrate “Kiss a Ginger Day” on the 10-year anniversary of this anti-bullying day, in Dublin

SHORTLISTED - News - 2019
DAUGHTER

Dolores O’Riordan’s mother and daughter are pictured after the Cranberries singer’s funeral at St Ailbe’s Church, Ballybricken, Limerick

SHORTLISTED - Portrait - 2019
SHAMIMA

A Rohingya refugee girl named Shamima (10) poses for a photograph as she wears thanaka paste in Jamtoli camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

2ND PLACE - Politics - 2019
THE THREE AMIGOS

Bertie Ahern, Tony Blair and Bill Clinton attend an event to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement in Belfast, Northern Ireland

Shortlisted - Daily Life & People - 2017
PLANE SAILING

A girl looks at a Boeing 767 airplane in the Sea after being tugged from Shannon airport around the west coast destined for for a Glamping park in Enniscrone.

3RD PLACE - Picture Story - 2007
66 year old Limerick man Tommy Dillon smashed the world record deadlifting 215kgs at the IPO singlelift deadlift championship 2009.

Everyday scenes of contemporary Limerick

1ST PLACE - Sports Feature - 2009
BREAKING POINT

66 year old Limerick man Tommy Dillon smashed the world record deadlifting 215kgs at the IPO singlelift deadlift championship 2009.

SHORTLISTED - Sports Feature - 2016
POC

Irish sculptor Paddy Campbell unveils a sculpture of sporting legend Paul O'Connell At Shannon Airport

SHORTLISTED - Portrait - 2016
UNDER THE KNIFE

Barry Linnane, Paediatric Respiratory Consultant, University Hospital Limerick

SHORTLISTED - Sports Action - 2014
WIPE OUT

A contestant in the Redbull Storm Chase loses his board high in the air

SHORTLISTED - Portrait - 2014
SELFIE

Ellamae McCarthy, a pupil at Our Lady’s Abbey National School, Adare, Co. Limerick, after winning an art competition

SHORTLISTED - Arts and Entertainment - 2012
FIRE STARTER

Saint Patrick launches the Saint Patricks day festival in Limerick

SHORTLISTED - Arts and Entertainment - 2008
MUSIC ROOM

David Levine at the 36th Annual Willie Clancy Summer School in Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare.

2ND PLACE - Nature & The Environment - 2015
A GULL'S GALL

A plucky seagull attempted to steal a fish from the jaws of a common seal and was met with an unexpected reaction at Kilmore Quay, Wexford.

1ST PLACE - Reportage - 2016
WEATHERING THE STORM

Several hundred determined people made the Christian pilgrimage of climbing Croagh Patrick in Mayo despite it being cancelled due to treacherous weather and poor visibility in July.

SHORTLISTED - Reportage - 2018
MY HOME

Bernie Kearney's home was destroyed overnight by a landslide of mud sending her car through her kitchen window after torrential rain in Donegal

SHORTLISTED - Sports Action - 2018
RIDERS ON THE STORM

Runners and riders participate in the Christmas Ballyheigue beach horse races, in Co Kerry.

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SHORTLISTED - Portrait - 2017
AMAZING GRACE

ebecca Smyth and her Irish Wolfhound dog called Amazing Grace look at the sunrise during the Winter Solstice at Newgrange

SHORTLISTED - Reportage - 2017
THE SEAFARERS PILGRIMAGE

Seafarers and members of the Carna community attend an annual pilgrimage mass on MacDara's Island home to a 6th Century oratory in reverence to St. MacDara the patron saint of fishermen

SHORTLISTED - Reportage - 2016
GOODBYES

American sculptor, David Best watches his intricately handcrafted 72 foot tall wooden 'Temple' art installation of memories ceremonially burnt to the ground on a hill overlooking Londonderry, Northern Ireland.

SHORTLISTED - News - 2015
GOODBYE, DAD

Daughters of former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds follow his coffin into the church at his funeral in Dublin

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SHORTLISTED - News - 2014
AN APOLOGY

Gabrielle O’Gorman reacts as Taoiseach Enda Kenny T.D. formally apologises on behalf of the State for its role in the Magdalene Laundries

SHORTLISTED - News - 2014
INJUSTICE

Fiona Doyle outside court after hearing that her father, Patrick O’Brien, had received a suspended sentence for his serial rape of her

Profile - 2016
REFLECTIONS

Runners and riders compete on the beach in the Laytown Races 2014

Profile - 2016
THE DROP

Judges watch a competitor dive 90ft at the Red Bull Cliff Diving 2014 at the Serpent's Lair on the Aran Islands in Galway

Profile - 2016
THROUGH THE ASHES

A member of French performance troupe, Campagne Malabar performs in the Galway Arts Festival 2014