John Anthony O'Neill Qualified for Membership of the Irish Professional Photographers Association in 2009. A former graduate of the Waterford Institute of Technology, he achieved the highest possible Distinctions for his portfolio. In 2003 John was accepted for membership by the Royal Photographic Society (RPS) and he was awarded the Licentiate Distinction by a panel of photographic experts at the society. In March 2009 John won 11 awards, including 2 Gold Crest Awards and 9 Silver Crests in the first Judging session of the Irish Professional Photographers Association 2010 National Photographic Awards. John was also a tutor in photography at the Waterford Academy of Music & Art. In May 2013 Johns studio became a Hahnemhule Certified Fine Art Print Studio, Further endorsing Johns ability to produce Fine Art Photographic prints to world class standards.
With many years spent working in Ireland and abroad, John has gained a wealth of experience and technical Knowledge in many genres of Photography. He has become well known for his work in high fashion portraits as well as creative commercial, product and advertising Photography. John's work has been published in Tatler Magazine, Social & Personal Magazine, The Sunday Tribune and a number of recently published books from leading International publishers.