Because of my many years experience in TV, Film and Photography, I have a varied photography clients list.

Photography on National TV and Local Business

My Photography work has been published online and in the print media for many years., including The Irish Times Magazine, Hi Magazine and

Deal or No Deal. Irish version of hugely successful UK game show. I Photographed and designed large backdrops for the live TV studio set.RTE Guide. Press launches for 6 different TV studio-based  programmes, including presenter portraits for promotional print media – various.

  • ZF Services UK Ltd – Commercial shoot of Tursillagh Windfarm Co. Kerry
  • Kerry Airport – Commercial photographic overview of the regional airport for advertising campaign.
  • UpFront Model Management and PR, Kerry. I have worked on many events for Orla Diffily since 2012.
  • RTE Guide. Press launches for 6 different TV studio-based  programmes, including presenter portraits for promotional print media – various.
  • Hi Magazine – Cork based celebrity magazine
  • Hannons Fashions Castleisland  – Jill Hannon
  • Endemol Productions UK
  • Shinawil Productions
  • Dingle Film Festival 2013 CEO Maurice Galwey
  • Fiona Cunningham – POV Production Design.
  • Erika Gimbell – Actress portraits and Music Album Cover Photo.
  • Chris McHallum – Actor headshot
  • Simon Delaney – Actor headshot and portraits.
  • Parallel Films – photo work for props and Graphic Design for TV Dramas.
  • The National Lottery
  • Rockalilly Boutique Tralee. Fashion Show photography for social media and print media use.
  • Carrig Donn Tralee. Fashion Show for charity fundraiser.
  • Oakview Village Childcare, Tralee. Class preschool graduation portraits and class group portrait.
  • Fungie 30th Birthday Festival 2013. Event coverage for 2 days for print media and social network upload.
  • Kerry Film Festival 2012. 5 – Day Festival Photographer for photographs to be used online (social media) promotional work and print media.
  • 4-In-A-Bar barbershop Quartet. Group music action shots for business promotional use in print and online.
  • Bamboo Boutique, Ardfert, Tralee, Co. Kerry. 4 Ads for print media, shot and graphically designed by Ciara O’Donnell Photography.
  • Candle With Care, Castleisland, Tralee, Co. Kerry. Online product photography for online business owned by Ruth Nolan.

 And more…

My work has been published and printed in the press and online since 2008.

  • Channel 4 UK
  • TG4 documentary on Dingle Film Festival 2013
  • TG4 Arts Show Imeall special on Dingle International Film Festival 2013.
  • Oakview Village Childcare, Tralee
  • Fungie 30th Birthday Festival 2013
  • Kerry Film Festival 2012
  • 4-In-A-Bar barbershop Quartet
  • RTE Guide
  • Bamboo Boutique, Ardfert
  • Candle With Care, Castleisland

Design Beginnings…

RTÉ Production Designer at graduation from Art College.

Production Designer on many Young People’s Programmes and Drama Department Productions for the following;

  • The Moorbegs
  • Fair City
  • The Millennium Show
  • Zoo TV, Euro 2000
  • The Late Late Toy Show
  • People of The Year Awards

Art Direction & Graphic Design

As a freelance Art Director I worked on many TV Dramas, Short Films and Feature Films, including…

  • The Clinic – Series 1 through to 5.
  • Becoming Jane – Period Feature Film based on the early life of Jane Austin. Assistant Art Director and prop maker. I wrote and made all hand props for lead actress Anne Hathaway in brown ink with quill in Jane Austin’s handwriting. Researched and executed by myself.
  • Deal or No Deal Produced by Endemol who produce Big Brother and The Million Pound Drop amongst others.
  • On Home Ground – RTE Drama Series centred round the GAA.
  • I produced large scale backdrop graphic images using my own photographs for the main set for the Irish Deal or No Deal.
  • The Laws of Attraction – Feature Film Produced by Pierce Brosnan’s Production Company Deep River. Assistant Graphic Designer.
  • The Honeymooners – Feature Film starring Cedric The Entertainer. Paramount Pictures, Deep River Productions. Assistant Graphic Designer.
  • Childline Concert O2 Arena as Art Director alongside the Production Designer from design to build and live concert run.
  • People of The Year Awards. Design of TV set and set-up and filming of live TV show.
  • Meteor Music Awards. For 5 years I was Art Director for this Music Event working from design to build and on to live concert in The Point Theatre and the O2 Arena.
  • Jam. Children’s TV show featuring live music acts. Art Director and Photographer on 2 series.