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Eric Luke

Email: ericluke@eircom.net

SELECTED WORKS

1ST PLACE - Daily Life & People - 2015
NOTHING CAN GO WRONG?

Oops… nothing can go wrong, or can it? A photo session with children at Dublin Castle

1ST PLACE - Daily Life & People - 2013
THE GOING IS SOFT

The Going is Soft , as racegoers shelter from a downpour at Galway Races

1ST PLACE - Arts and Entertainment - 2014
CHORAL BREAK

Members of the Latvian choir ‘eLVe’ during a break in rehearsals, at Temple Bar TradFest, Dublin

SHORTLISTED - Daily Life & People - 2016
FOGGY DAY AT DOLLYMOUNT

Fog descends rapidly, at the end of a sunny day , on Dollymount strand , Dublin.

SHORTLISTED - Politics - 2017
OOH LA LA ...

Ooh la la .....French president François Hollande embraces Sabina Higgins with President Michael D Higgins at Aras an Uachtarain.

SHORTLISTED - Politics - 2016
HOWLIN' WITH LAUGHTER

Minister Brendan Howlin quips with Finance Minister Michael Noonan, on Budget Day at Government Buildings

SHORTLISTED - Sports Feature - 2016
HEAD OVER HEELS

Cork players celebrate winning the Senior Camogie Final at Croke Park.

SHORTLISTED - Daily Life & People - 2013
MIXED OPINIONS

Spectators with differing opinions watching the Best Dressed Lady competition at Galway races

SHORTLISTED - Daily Life & People - 2016
JACK'S BACK

An emotional Jack Charlton acknowledges applause from football supporters, at the Ireland V England match in Dublin.

SHORTLISTED - Politics - 2013
EAR ACHE

Éamon Ó Cuív who resigned from deputy leadership of Fianna Fáil has a earpiece fitted for a interview on the plinthe at Leinster House

SHORTLISTED - Arts and Entertainment - 2013
WAITING TO PERFORM

Dancers wait to perform at the World Irish Dance Championships, at CityWest , Dublin

SHORTLISTED - Politics - 2012
DOORSTEP CANVAS

Eamon Ryan, the Green Party candidate in Dublin South, canvassing at Dundrum, Co. Dublin.

SHORTLISTED - News - 2012
IS FEIDIR LINN

President Barack Obama, with the First Lady Michelle Obama, and Taoiseach Enda Kenny with Fionnuala Kenny, at College Green, Dublin

SHORTLISTED - Sports Action - 2008
A WORD IN YOUR EAR

Tyrone’s Joseph McMahon puts Kerry’s Tommy Walsh under pressure during the All-Ireland Senior Football Final at Croke Park

SHORTLISTED - Daily Life & People - 2011
IN STITCHES

Delo McArdle (left), North Strand, and Beth Nunan, from Blackrock, Co. Dublin.

SHORTLISTED - Features - 2007
WHAT CELTIC TIGER?

Brigid and Pat Doherty in their cold and damp home at Lynch's Lane, Clondalkin.

SHORTLISTED - Politics - 2008
ALONE

Taoiseach Brian Cowen T.D. at The National Ploughing Championships, Cuffesgrange, Co. Kilkenny

News and Politics - 2006
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The Taoiseach Bertie Ahern with Mrs Maureen Haughey, her sons Conor (left) and Ciarán (right) and Conor's son Cathal at the funeral of Charles Haughey in Sutton in June 2006

SHORTLISTED - News - 2007
RAISED FROM THE SEABED

The Maggie B, which claimed the lives of two crewmen, is finally lifted to the surface, off Dunmore East.

Sports
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Ireland's Girvan Dempsey dives for the line to score a try during the 16-7 defeat of Argentina at Lansdowne Road, Dublin, in November 2002

Sports - 2006
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Rugby supporters cheer on Ireland in November 2006 during the last of their international matches at Lansdowne road, against the Pacific Islanders, before the stadium, one of the oldest rugby grounds in the world, was closed for redevelopment.

Arts and Culture
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The writer Francis Stuart, laid out at his home in Fanore, Co Clare, after his death at the age of 97 in February 2000

Sports
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Limerick hurling fans on the terrace at Páirc Uí Chaoimh, Cork, during their team's victory over Waterford in the Munster Championship semi-final in June 2001

Daily Life
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An evicted woman stands among the goods and chattels left outside her flat by the City Sheriff in Dublin's North Inner City in 1998

Daily Life
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Listerning to poetry and song at The Wran Day celebrations raising funds for Our Lady's Hospice, Harold's Cross, at Sandymount, Co. Dublin in 1999.

Daily Life
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Parents and neighbours on standby as two sisters prepare for their double wedding in Dalkey, Co. Dublin in 1996.

News and Politics
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The body of Mother Teresa arrives for burial at the mother house of the Missionaries of Charity, Calcutta, in September 1997