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Cyril Byrne

SELECTED WORKS

2ND PLACE - Nature & The Environment - 2018
MURMURATION CLOUD

Starlings gather to roost at Ballywilliam, Co Wexford

3RD PLACE - Nature & The Environment - 2018
TAKE AWAY LUNCH IN THE GREEN

A seagull grabs its lunch from a bin in St Stephen's Green

3RD PLACE - Arts and Entertainment - 2018
U2 JOSHUA TREE HOMECOMING AT CROKE PARK

U2 during their performance of "The Joshua Tree", at Croke Park, Dublin

3RD PLACE - Daily Life & People - 2018
VIGIL FOR WHISTLEBLOWER SERGEANT MAURICE MCCABE

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

3RD PLACE - Politics - 2018
THE LONG GOODBYE FROM FRANCES FITZGERALD

Tanaiste Frances Fitzgerald TD seen through a window on the eve of her resignation from office, in the national interest, following mounting pressure from colleagues and opposition members

3RD PLACE - Nature & The Environment - 2016
THE STORM COCK (MISTLE THRUSH)

A Mistle thrush feeding on a Rowen Tree. The bird has been described as a Storm Cock.

SHORTLISTED - Portrait - 2018
BROTHERS HARRY AND TOMMY LONG OUTSIDE THE ARAS

Harry and Tommy, from Ballycallan, Co Kilkenny, pictured outside aras an Uachtarain, for the garden party hosted by President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina

SHORTLISTED - Arts and Entertainment - 2018
ARLINGTON BY ENDA WALSH ON THE ABBEY STAGE

Enda Walsh (left), director of Arlington, with actors Hugh O'Connor, Charlie Murphy, Oonagh Doherty and Emma Martin, on the Abbey stage, in Dublin

SHORTLISTED - News - 2017
DAVID DRUMM LEAVING THE CENTRAL CRIMINAL COURT

David Drumm former Anglo banker leaving he Central Criminal Court in Dublin following his extradition from the US.

SHORTLISTED - Nature & The Environment - 2016
SIGN OF SPRING

A frog peeps out of the pond to signal the arrival of Spring

SHORTLISTED - Politics - 2016
VISION OF THE FUTURE

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Tanaiste Joan Burton viewing the virtual reality of a heart though a 3 d video experience at the Plan for Jobs 2015 at the Icon Building.

SHORTLISTED - Sports Feature - 2016
KATIE'S DREAM

Katie Walsh winner of the Irish Grand National on Thunder and Roses at Fairyhouse with her father Ted.

SHORTLISTED - Politics - 2015
LUCINDA'S CALL

Lucinda Creighton reacts to a call during the Reforming Alliance Group conference at the RDS

SHORTLISTED - Nature & The Environment - 2014
FEED ME NOW !!

A fledgling robin calling for food

SHORTLISTED - News - 2013
MISSING MONET

Photographers record the scene of the missing Monet which was vadalised at the National Gallery of Ireland

SHORTLISTED - Politics - 2014
YE GOTTA LAUGH, HOWLIN WITH NOONAN

Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin T.D. and Minister for Finance Michael Noonan T.D. crack a joke

SHORTLISTED - Individual Study - 2009
WALKING THE LINE

Ministerial wave as Brian Lenihan, arrives at the Treasury Building

SHORTLISTED - Daily Life & People - 2011
BLOOMSDAY LUNCH

Bloomsday lunch at Fitzgeralds public house near Joyce's Tower at Sandycove, Co Dublin.

SHORTLISTED - Sports Action - 2007
REACHING FOR GLORY

Ireland v England at Croke Park

SHORTLISTED - Sports Feature - 2008
STABLE MATES

Captain Geoff Curran in the stable with Kilkishen (the Legend) at the Army Equestrian School, Mc Kee Barracks, in preparation for the Olympics

Daily Life & People - 2006
UNTITLED

Meadhbh McGann from Laytown offers encouragement to riders and horses at Laytown Strand races, Co Meath, in September 2006

Arts and Culture - 2007
UNTITLED

Members of the Russian Theatre group Derevo perform during the opening of the Dublin Fringe Festival at George's Dock in September 2007

Daily Life & People
UNTITLED

Participants pay close attention as distances from the jack get measured during a bowls match between Shankill, Dublin, and Shankill, Belfast, in April 2000

News and Politics
UNTITLED

A fan carries five red roses and a picture of George Best during the funeral at Stormont, Belfast, in December 2005

Arts and Culture
UNTITLED

The veteran broadcaster Gay Byrne stands beside his portrait, painted by John Kindness, at the National Gallery, Dublin, in December 2000