Irish winner of Sony World Photography Awards announced

By: March 18, 2014
The photograph was taken at Cuskinny Marsh, Cobh, Co. Cork and was selected by a local panel of judges, including Irish visual artist and portrait photographer Kevin Abosh and Sushil Teji of Sony Ireland The photograph was taken at Cuskinny Marsh, Cobh, Co. Cork and was selected by a local panel of judges, including Irish visual artist and portrait photographer Kevin Abosh and Sushil Teji of Sony Ireland

Norma Gleeson has won the Ireland National Award, part of the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards.

Gleeson, a self-taught photographer who lives in Shanagarry, County Cork, was chosen as the national winner for an image titled “Mute swan resting”. The photograph was taken at Cuskinny Marsh, Cobh, Co. Cork.

As the Ireland National Award winner, Gleeson wins Sony digital camera equipment and will be flown to London to attend the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards ceremony on April 30.