The Press Photographer of the Year Awards were established to bring the talented & memorable work of Ireland's press photographers to a wider audience. Entries are submitted by members of the Press Photographers Association of Ireland and the images should have been taken during the previous twelve months.

The Awards have gone from strength to strength and judging the entries can take several days. With over 2,000 entries to consider, all of a very high standard, difficult decisions have to be made. The Judging panel picks first, second and third places in each of nine picture categories, as well as the overall winner.

To view this years winners select from the categories below.

Press Photographer of the Year 2014

Julien Behal

Julien Behal
The Final Goodbye
1st Place - News

The Final Goodbye by Julien Behal

Out of the Frying Pan…?
1st Place - Politics

Out of the Frying Pan…? by Julien Behal

1st Place - Portrait

Reflections by Julien Behal

2nd Place - Reportage

Yolanda by Julien Behal

Out of the Darkness
2nd Place - Portrait

Out of the Darkness by Julien Behal

Aerial Duo
Arts and Entertainment

Aerial Duo by Julien Behal

Past Lessons

Past Lessons by Julien Behal

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