Based in the west of Ireland, with almost 20 years experience as a professional photographer his work encompasses many different genres of photography and crosses the worlds of both commercial and fine art photography. He has been the winner of numerous national and international awards most notably from the FEP Federation of European Professional Photographers, Irish Professional Photographers Association, The Black & White Spider Awards, The Prix de la Photographie Paris and The MonoAwards. His photographs have been published worldwide and have also featured on the front pages of the national newspapers. He continues to exhibit prints in solo and group exhibitions.
He is a member of The Press Photographers Association of Ireland (PPAI) an Associate member of the Irish Professional photographers association (AIPPA). Michael regularly undertakes commissions for the Irish broadsheet newspapers, magazines, advertising, public relations agencies and state agencies.
A photographic educator and speaker Michael was invited by his alma mater as a guest speaker at the department of Design & Creative Media’s DICE conference 2018.