Vote For Engage Live At Ireland Blog Awards 2016

Vote For Engage Live At Ireland Blog Awards 2016

The Littlewoods Ireland Blog Awards celebrates the best in blogging in a wealth of different sectors and subjects. After winning Best Science & Educational Blog at last year’s ceremony in Dublin, we’re pleased to announce that Engage Live has again...
See You At Photovision Photography Roadshow In Dublin September 6

See You At Photovision Photography Roadshow In Dublin September 6

Photovision Roadshow Dublin When: Tuesday, September 6 Where: Croke Park Stadium, Hogan Suite, Jones’s Road, Dublin 3 What Time: Trade show 11.00am – 5.00pm – Seminars Start 10.00am Now in its 12th year, Photovision Roadshow takes over Croke Park in Dublin...
Follow Engage Live Photography Educators On Instagram

Follow Engage Live Photography Educators On Instagram

Since Engage Live launched at the beginning of 2015, we’ve been very lucky to work with some of the finest photography educators in the world. From American wedding photographer Sal Cincotta, to emerging English newborn photographer Lyn Chapman and South African...
Photographing The Night Sky – Equipment, Method And Settings

Photographing The Night Sky – Equipment, Method And Settings

Shooting the night sky is something that fascinates many photographers. Last year’s Perseid shower, for example, did not disappoint, with clear skies making for perfect conditions for capturing the magical meteor shower. So the big question is, how is it...
How Wedding Photographers Go Above And Beyond For Their Clients

How Wedding Photographers Go Above And Beyond For Their Clients

It’s always a long day for the hard-working wedding photographer. Up with the birds, they are invariably on hand to shoot the bride and groom in the morning, at the ceremony, with their bridesmaids and groomsmen before dinner, with their families at the venue,...
The View From Photographers’ Workspaces

The View From Photographers’ Workspaces

The Engagers Facebook group is a busy, bustling place, chock full of professional, semi-professional and beginner level photographers who regularly post photographs for critique, questions and quandaries that illuminate the profession they know and love. You can...
World Book Day – 5 Photography Books You Need To Read

World Book Day – 5 Photography Books You Need To Read

Bibliophiles rejoice – World Book Day 2016 is here! Don’t let it pass you by without picking up a new book to stimulate your love of photography. Here are 5 photography books you need to read in your lifetime. The Story of Art – Austrian academic FH Gombrich set...
7 Photography Competitions You Need To Enter In 2016

7 Photography Competitions You Need To Enter In 2016

The New Year brings with it new ambitions, and for photographers that can often mean titles and awards. Being able to mention on your homepage that you’ve come top of the pile in a local, national or international competition can do your chances of bagging new...
5 Landscape Photographs Game Of Thrones Fans Will Love

5 Landscape Photographs Game Of Thrones Fans Will Love

Landscape photographer Steven Hanna grew up in rural County Antrim, learning his craft by shooting the magical, mystical Northern Irish landscape populated by cattle and, more recently, HBO production crews filming the ever-popular fantasy television series Game of...
15 Christmas Gifts For Photographers

15 Christmas Gifts For Photographers

With Christmas fast approaching, the time to buy that special photographer in your life a present is running out. For those searching for ideas, or with little time to shop around, here are 15 gifts that are sure to get your snapper happy. Lens-Shaped Coffee Mug This...
Photo of the Week #16 – ‘Sam at Yosemite’

Photo of the Week #16 – ‘Sam at Yosemite’

Congratulations to Dani Kwan, of Cinematic Tide, winner of the Engage Live Photo of the Week #16 for this quite amazing shot entitled ‘Sam at Yosemite’. ‘On our road trip across the USA, we stopped at Yosemite National Park in California to hike for...
Donal’s Top Five Garage Tracks – Avert Thine Ears!

Donal’s Top Five Garage Tracks – Avert Thine Ears!

Engage Live founder Donal Doherty has exquisite taste when it comes photography – and employees – but unfortunately that discerning eye (or ear) for quality does not extend to music. This morning the Engage Live team arrived in the office to a cacophony of beats,...
Engage Live Game of Thrones Photography Tour of Northern Ireland

Engage Live Game of Thrones Photography Tour of Northern Ireland

It’s the HBO fantasy juggernaut that has taken over television – now, photographers interested in all things Westeros are invited to learn or hone their landscape photography skills with a tour of Game of Thrones’ most iconic locations. The tour takes place from March...
7 SIMPLE STEPS THAT WILL INCREASE YOUR HAPPINESS

7 SIMPLE STEPS THAT WILL INCREASE YOUR HAPPINESS

Guest blogger, Meg Courtney share’s some essential steps to increase your happiness. Everyone’s been there. it’s like that scene from a sad movie. it’s raining, your staring out the window. lost and confused. maybe we made a mistake, or maybe more than just one…...
Engage Live Triumphs At Blog Awards Ireland

Engage Live Triumphs At Blog Awards Ireland

After being named eLearning Provider of the Year at the 2015 DANI Awards earlier this month, Derry-based photography training platform Engage Live last night won Best Corporate Educational and Science Blog at the Blog Awards Ireland. Launched in January 2015, Engage...
Photo of the Week #14 – ‘Facebook’

Photo of the Week #14 – ‘Facebook’

Congratulations to Kiran Acharya, an editor from Northern Ireland, currently working in London, winner of Engage Live Photo of the Week #14. Kiran specialises in digital videomaking but couldn’t resist taking this picture one evening when crossing the city....