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Whelan Cameras / Canon Event

Film festival Sponsors, Whelan Cameras are  having a special event on September 24th. Check out the details below.


Daragh Muldowney will be in store with members of the Canon team to demonstrate the EOS 5dMarkIII, 5DsR, L Series lenses.Daragh Muldowney BIO:

In 2013, Daragh set sail, aboard the Killary Flyer, to Greenland to create a new body of work entitled ‘Out of Thin Air’. Sponsored by Canon, SanDisk and the Killary Adventure Company this collection proved to be his most popular yet winning the FEP European Photobook of the Year award for 2015 in the Landscape category.
His prints are held in private collectios in Ireland, UK, France, Holland, Belgium, South Africa, Hong Kong, Dubai, USA, Australia and New Zealand.
Daragh is currently sailing around Ireland shooting our coast from a unique underwater perspective with his EOS 5DSR. In 2016 he will return to the Arctic to shoot ice from beneath the waves.

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Call for Entries 2015!


Awards Screen

Hello Everyone,

Everyone here at HQ in Limerick Institute of Technology is delighted to announce the dates for the 6th Limerick Film Festival as well as the Call for Entries into the annual Short Film Awards 2015.

As always we strive to keep the ethos of the festival focused on the film makers in all the disciplines and 2015 will be no different. While our team is working hard on the schedule of events for the programme we would like to put out the ‘CALL FOR ENTRIES’ for short films from local, national and international film makers.

The Entry Form and Articles for Submission are available form the ENTRY FORMS page on the website.

 April 23rd to 25th 2015 will be the festival dates with the festival finishing on Saturday evening, 25th April, with the annual Short Film Awards Show at the Millennium Theatre, Limerick Institute of Technology, Moylish, Limerick.

Once again we are delighted to be back and its all possible with the help of our sponsors and partners: LIT, Limerick City of Culture 2014, Whelan Cameras, Canon, Peli Ireland, The George Boutique Hotel, Behind the Scenes, Tyrell:CCT and Si-Fi.

More news and information on the festival programme as well as a few surprises in the weeks and months to come.

Looking forward to receiving your short films and seeing our friends and making new ones at the festival in 2015.


Canon EOS Masterclass with DoP Barry Donnellan

Canon_WEB_logoBarry Donnelan

Just added to our programme is a Masterclass with DoP Barry Donnellan. It’s quite topical as Barry is up for an IFTA as Best TV DoP on Saturday 5th April.

The Masterclass will take place on Saturday 12th April from 2-5:30pm at Whelan Cameras, O’Connell Street, Limerick.

Check out the details below:

whelans DSLR workshop

Canon Demo

Steve O’Reily takes us through the Canon range.


Canon Masterclass

The Canon Master Class is well under way.
Nick Ryan is taking people through the journey of making the film: ‘The Summit’


Canon Master Class

Venue: Millennium Theatre

Time: 12pm onwards

CANON MASTERCLASS with Steve O’Reily (Camera) and Nick Ryan (dir)



Seminar / Talk on Shooting ‘The Summit’

PLUS – Canon Product Stand & Demo

The Summit’ Masterclass
Join Director/Producer Nick Ryan with Steve O’Reilly DOP for an insight into the making of the multi award winning documentary ‘The Summit’ as featured at Sundance Festival 2013. Nick & Steve will talk through the process with excerpts from the film and behind the scenes footage sharing their experience of telling the story of Irish climber Ger McDonnell who was tragically killed in an attempt to climb K2.

Nick Ryan will join Steve O’Reilly DOP to host a hands on workshop on Canon EOS DSLR and Cinema EOS cameras. Steve was DOP on ‘The Summit’ with Robbie Ryan. With 18 years experience in the industry, shooting and directing many TV series, documentaries and commercials, including the first Irish TV series ‘Adoption Storires’ TV3 shot entirely on Canon EOS 5DMarkII. The workshop will include: Recommended settings for video, codec and sensor explanations, lens recommendations, essential and optional accessories, sound recording and microphones, media management, and how to get the best from your system from: EOS 650D, to EOS C300.

Sponsor Prizes!!

2013 Awards

Hi all

The following are the sponsored prizes for the final two categories on the awards night. The Best Industry Short and Best Overall Short which will be accompanied by one of our Award Pieces (pictured above). All other categories will receive an award only.



Best Industry Short Film – Sponsored by Peli Ireland.

Prize consists of  a 1560 Peli Case W/Div and Lid Organiser, 0910 SD Card Case,0940 Flash Card Case and a 1065CC iPad case.

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Best Overall Short – Sponsored by Canon & Whelan Cameras

Canon EOS 650D

High-quality, entry-level EOS. First choice for those starting their DSLR adventures.

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  • 18.0 MP APS-C CMOS sensor
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