Pádraig Ó Flannabhra is a multiple award winner for his Portrait and Press work.
Kodak Gold Circle Portrait Award Winner for Republic of Ireland 1998, Leeds U.K.
He was honoured by his peers with honorary membership of the PPAI (Press Photographers Association of Ireland ) for his outstanding contribution to the Association and Press Photography in Ireland for more than three decades (2018).
First published work Ireland BEYOND THE PALE by the Dolmen Press (1986).
This latest (his 9th) collection IRELAND DUBH & BÁN / BLACK & WHITE is published by Cló Choll Chnó ( 2023 ).
A former Textile Designer with Nenagh Textile Mills and Youghal Carpets, Design Studio, he is based at his Photoart Studio in Pocán, Nenagh, County Tipperary.