Congrats to all the award winners and a particular congratulations to the overall winners, Catchlight. A special thanks to Fine Art Papers by Sheldon at https://www.fineartpapers.ie/ for their continued support of this competition. Up to the end of November 2021 there is a special discount of 10% – Enter this code at checkout: Shield2021 The winning […]
Results & winning images Position Award Title Author Club 1 Gold medal “Snoozing” Christine Taylor Celbridge 2 Silver medal “Kingfisher” Mary Twomey Malahide 3 Bronze medal “Small Emerald” Malcolm McCamley Bray 4 Highly Commended “Catch of the day 2” Valerie McKee Catchlight 5 Highly Commended “Small Emerald” Malcolm McCamley] Bray 6 Highly Commended “After you” […]
The video presentations of the National Shield Digital Competition 2020 is now up on YouTube, many thanks to Mark Gorman, FotaGraphics.com from the SACC region for uploading it.
Congratulations to all who participated and especially to Blarney Camera Club for a magnificent performance. A full report on the event will follow in due course. In the mean time, please enjoy the wilnning images and panels.
In line with the rules of the national Shield, the panels will be displayed on the IPF Website after the completion of judging and shall remain there for 5 days during which time objections or complaints may be lodged. Colour panels Mono Panels Objections or complaints relating to an entry, an entrant or a panel, […]
One Photographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2020 was awarded to Feargal Quinn of Navan Camera Club for his photograph ‘Midnight Poacher’. The Irish Photographic Federation would like to thank hosts Carlow Photographic Society, Permajet Ambassador, Michael O’Sullivan FIPF, FRPS for his print presentation at the Barker Photographic stand and all the entrants. Table of results Name Club […]
Photographer/Nature Photographer of the Year 2020 Finals. Anoraks and umbrellas were donned with evangelical fervour as all roads led to the Talbot Hotel, Carlow last weekend for the Irish Photographic Federation’s Photographer and Nature Photographer of the Year 2020. The International judges Ricardo Busi MFIAP, EFIAP/p, Hon.MWPg, Jenny Hibbert MPAGB, EFIAP/s and Jacky Panhuyzen EFIAP/s, […]
Location: Talbot Hotel, Carlow. Saturday, 22nd February Nature Photographer of the Year 2020Sunday, 23rd February Photographer of the Year 2020 Agenda for the day09:45 Welcome Address 10:00 Judging begins with breaks and lunch during the day. 15:30 Awards Ceremony Following awards ceremony regions must organize to collect prints. […]
A very big thank you to all the Clubs and Society’s that took part this year in the National Shield in Kilkenny, what a day! I was delighted with the number of entrants and the amount of people that attended the event it was great to see such an interest in the competition. I thank […]
The above was held in Aras Chronain, Clondalkin, Dublin on Saturday & Sunday, 19th & 20th October, 2019. Our judges were Howard Bagshaw, ARPS, MPAGB & Ron Davies, FRPS, FIPF, EFIAP, FACI(M). The sequences for the Nationals were sent to both judges in advance and they commented after each sequence .. and very kindly gave these to the authors […]