Hugh de Paor A.B.P.P.A. L.B.P.P.A.

Email: [email protected]
Mobile: 083 8981198


Hugh de Paor is an ABPPA LBPPA professionally qualified, Waterford based photographer who has been with Extratime since 2018, and who shoots for The WNL Show in addition.

Hugh is club photographer for Wexford Youths Women, and he is also connected with Waterford FC. He is passionate about the inclusion and equality of women in sport and covers the Ireland Women's internationals, along with the men's senior team.

In addition to covering the League of Ireland, Hugh covers inter-county ladies' gaelic football and camogie, international athletics, European swimming Championships, basketball championships, international women's cycling, women's rugby, World Cup Qualifiers , European Qualifiers , Europa league , champions league and FAI cup finals (men's and women's), and nature and portraits.

Hugh is a holder of Associateship in Photography; awarded ABPPA by British Professional Photographers Association in 2007

- Holder of Licentiateship in Photography; awarded LBPPA by British Professional Photographers Association in 2006

- IPF silver and bronze medal holder

- Awarded London City and Guilds in Photography with Distinctions June 2005 at Waterford Institute of Technology

- Qualified Member of SISLP Society International Sports Leisure Photographers

- Qualified Member of SIMPP Society International Media Press Photographers

- Accredited Photojournalist Press Pass Holder

Published in: Tottenham Hotspur Magazine, Waterford FC programmes, Cork City programme, Bohemian FC programme, Finn Harps programme, Derry City programme, Sligo Rovers programme, Waterford Today, Waterford News and Star, Dungarvan Observer, Dungarvan Leader, Dungarvan Hockey, WIT societies, Jako Sports Catalogue, Munster Express, Sligo Champion, Leitrim Observer, Connaught Tribune, Wexford People, Bangkok Post, Imagemaker, Worldbestgram, British Virgin Islands Olympic Committee, Athletics Publications, the society of photographers, women's GAA and athletic magazines.

Website: www.irishphotoexplorer.com/ (under construction)

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/irishphotoexplorer/

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/irishphotohugh

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