This year the festival launched a New Photography Competition. We received a fantastic response from Photographers from Ireland, UK, Netherlands, Belgium, France, Germany & United States.
This competition is to support and promote aspiring and emerging photographers & artists. The contest is a movie themed competition and the finalists selected are competing for Best Cinematic Image.
The winning image will be used as our cover & posters for the 2022 Film Festival. Other prizes include a portfolio website and a presentation of some of the winner work in the Odeon Cinema in Waterford at next years festival.
Overall winners will are listed below.
We would like to thank everyone who entered and Congratulations to all of the Finalists!
Photography Winners 2021
BEST CINEMATIC IMAGE: PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION
Overall WINNER for the Photography Competition for Best Cinematic Image goes to:
HOME CINEMA by Caoimhe Murphy
RUNNER UP goes to:
RAGING BULL by Alan Elbakidzé
1ST HONORABLE MENTION goes to:
BELFAST CHILD by Ani Davtyan
2ND HONORABLE MENTION Goes to:
TRAVEL PARTNER by Ciara Phelan
28 Lockdowns Later by Anna Stafford
Searching by Oliver Gargan
Tranquility by Mohammed Salik Khan
Home Cinema by Caoimhe Murphy
Travel Partner by Ciara Phelan
Belfast Child, May 5, 1981 by Ani Davtyan
Gone by Áine Hayden
Elephant Boy by Caoimhe Murphy
Grabbing A Byte Together by John Bermingham
The Godfather by Paul Curtis
A Lost One by Michael Dunker
Raging Bull by Alan Elbakidzé
In Pieces Production by Liza Heinrichs
Warzone for breakfast by Tiago Mesquita
The Fantastic Mr Fox by John Day
Keep Joy Alive by Roberto Crawford
A Psycho: Chromatic by Chaz Parvez
The Observer by Kamille Catala
Old Red Bridge Newrath by Pierre E Moulin
Girl in Mirror by Jan Hermel