# Inpho

All time
# portrait
'The pictures show another side to us – we’re more than just players'
Ireland prop Andrew Porter says ‘not a day goes by’ when he doesn’t think of his mother, Wendy.
# bird's eye view
The story behind this iconic photo of Jacob Stockdale's match-winning try
Inpho photographer Tommy Dickson took one of the standout images from a historic night at the Aviva.
'People think sports photography is a glamorous game': 30 years behind the lens
We spoke to Inpho founder Billy Stickland as his agency completed a third decade of supplying stunning sports imagery.
# Behind The Scenes
Why trust is the key to some of Ireland's finest sports photography
Forget about selfies and setups, these men capture true emotion behind the closed doors in Irish sport.
# Focus
'They went ballistic': The perfect moment captured when Ireland Women beat the Black Ferns
Photographer Dan Sheridan tells about his unique view of one of the greatest ever moments in women’s rugby.
# toughing it
In pics: Ireland Women claim hard-fought win over USA
Featuring leprechauns, hardcore fans and the rampaging Jenny Murphy.
# success
Memorable Paul O'Connell pic wins Sports Action prize at PPAI awards
In addition, Paul Mohan of Sportsfile claimed first prize in the Sports Feature category for his ‘Only a few laps to go’ image
# snapshot
The story behind great Irish sports pics: Ray Houghton, 1994
One of the moments of USA ’94 was captured by photographer Billy Stickland.
# snapshot
The story behind great Irish sports pics: Kevin Heffernan, 1989
We asked photographer Billy Stickland about the iconic photo of the late Dublin football manager.
# good reads
27 sports books to spend your Christmas vouchers on
Featuring Jonny Sexton, George Best, Owen Mulligan and much more…
# Through the lens
New book features some of Ireland's great sporting images
‘Heroes’ has been released to commemorate 25 years since Inpho was founded by renowned photographer Billy Stickland.
# MONKeano
Caption competition: Win a copy of new Irish sports photography book Heroes
What’s Keano saying to his boss then?
# Supporting LOI
Quite simply the most picturesque League of Ireland photo we've ever seen
Worth a thousand words.
# Winning
Ireland Women just one game away from Grand Slam following France victory
It’s only the second time the Irish women have ever beaten France, having also defeated them back in 2009.
# RWC2011
In pictures: Ireland's rugby players, like you've never seen them before
They’re 24 hours away from departing for New Zealand. Meet the men behind the green jerseys and gum shields.