Winner of silver camera as European Commercial Photographer of the year 2012/13 - Prize to be presented in Gmunden Austria April 2013
3rd Place in Europe - 'European Commercial Photographer of the year' 2010/11 - Cologne, Germany, September 2011
European Commercial Photographer of the Year 2009 – Antwerp, Belgium - Dec 2009
Overseas Photographer of the Year, BIPP Awards UK - Sept 2009
Best International Architectural Photographer, BIPP Awards UK - Sept 2009
Best International Photography Book – Orvieto, Italy - March 2008
Irish Architectural Photographer of the Year 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
European Master Photographer of the Year 2007
Master Qualified European Photographer, MQEP 2006 (Still only 2 in Europe, to achieve this in Architecture)
UK Architectural & Industrial Photographer of the year 2004/05
Irish Professional Photographer of the year 2005
UK Overseas Photographer of the Year 2003/04
Gerry O’Leary FIPPA, FBIPP, FMPA, PPA, MQEP
FIPPA – Fellow of the Irish Professional Photographers Association
FBIPP – Fellow of the British Institute of Professional Photography
FMPA – Fellow of the Master Photographers Association
PPA Certified – Certified member of the Professional Photographers of America
MQEP - Master Qualified European Photographer – (one of just 13 in Europe and one of just 2 in Architecture)
International Speaker & Photographic Judge
Gerry is acknowledger as a foremost photographic judge and international speaker & guest lecturer.
He has judged & lectured in Ireland, England, Italy & Spain.
Roles of Honour
Gerry is the immediate past President of the Irish Professional Photographers Association
and a Past President of the Master Photographers Association of UK.