Happy Days Update!

For more than 20 years, here at Redmonds of Roscrea The Photographers, we have held our annual “Happy Days” charity fundraiser and 2022 was no different! Thanks to the support and generosity of our fantastic clients – old and new … Continued

Happy Days are Here Again! This year at Redmonds of Roscrea for our annual Happy Days charity event, we have been raising much needed funds for TLC4CF – Cystic Fibrosis Ireland!  We have been overwhelmed with the response and how … Continued

Own Your Wedding

Avail of this unique opportunity to own your wedding file, as we streamline our extensive files. Scan the QR code or visit: OwnMywedding   :

Online Gift Vouchers Now Available

We are delighted to announce that you can now purchase a Redmonds of Roscrea Digital Gift Voucher online. Simply click here to give someone you love the everlasting gift of a timeless portrait.

If I Fall, Catch The Camera!

Did you ever say to yourself ‘I must write all these stories down’? Stories that make you smile. Stories that bring back a memory. Stories that you would otherwise forget. Over the years, Brian has photographed hundreds, even thousands, of … Continued

Going to work with Grandad

The best thing about lockdown ending was having the grandchildren to come and stay again. We missed them so much and it was great to spend precious time with them at the weekend. As always, there were special requests about … Continued

From archives to walls…

Can you imagine what over forty years worth of files look like?  Thousands of negatives – weddings, first communions and confirmations, newborn babies, siblings, grandparents, commercial shoots, scenery. Now imagine that someone rings up and asks for a picture to … Continued

Let Us Help You Out

Your voluntary club or organisation could raise €1000!! Take 20 of our portrait vouchers and sell for €50 each. You keep the proceeds and we get to meet 20 new clients who will each receive a portrait session and a … Continued

Photo A Day

Have you heard about our Photo a Day campaign? We decided that we would like to share a range of images with you - some from our latest photo shoots, some from our archives, some from nature. Make sure you … Continued

Sixty five roses for Cystic Fibrosis

For Cystic Fibrosis Day (Sixty Five Roses Day) Redmonds of Roscrea were delighted to help out with this fundraiser. For a donation of €65, all of which goes directly to CF, clients received a photoshoot at the studio and a … Continued

Happy Days 2019 – a great success!

This years fundraiser under the banner, “Happy days” was in aid of Down Syndrome Ireland, local branches, Laois Offaly and Tipperary. There was a great turn-out of old friends and we are delighted to have welcomed some new ones to … Continued

Celebrating 50

Celebrating 50 is a unique collection of lifestyle portraits of people celebrating something 50.  The pictures cover a wide range of people doing what they enjoy, in a setting that is special to them.  From friendships to music, motorbikes to … Continued

Age Friendly Roscrea

We were happy to be partnering with Age Friendly Roscrea and providing unique portrait vouchers for sale with all proceeds going to Age Friendly Roscrea. Ann thanked us most sincerely and said our support and encouragement over the years has … Continued

Just because…..

Sometimes you don’t need a reason to have a portrait made. Sometimes you decide to have it done, just because. When Theresa Byrne came to see us to have a portrait made, she wanted something a little different.  The result … Continued

Happy Days!

Sandra Poyzer and her daughter, Aoife, accept the cheque for €2560 on behalf of Down Syndrome Ireland, proceeds from the Happy Days Portrait Fundraising promotion at Redmonds of Roscrea.

Portrait Club

Our Portrait Club is always open. Some of our clients pay into the Club all year in preparation for upcoming events: a new baby, First Holy Communion, Confirmation, the right year for the Family Portrait, whatever is important to them. … Continued

First Communion Portrait with a Twist…

Sometimes we’re asked to find a unique place for a unique girl in a white suit for First Holy Communion. And there’s nowhere as unique as Monaincha Abbey, also known as the 31st Wonder of the World. This young girl … Continued

Buddy Bench

Buddy Bench, the life coping skills programme was delivered to pupils at Corville NS Roscrea on Tues 6th Dec 2016. The event was organised by Redmond Photography Roscrea on the occasion of their 40th Anniversary of business in Roscrea and … Continued

A lasting legacy for children.

Each year, in association with the Irish Professional Photographers Association, Redmonds undertake a fundraiser for a particular charity. Redmonds give their time and materials free of charge and each participant receives receives a complimentary portrait for their donation to the … Continued

Something Old, Something New

Something Old, Something New   Now and again, we have people come in to us with old photographs, albums, negatives, which they would like restored. We always endeavour to bring these precious memories back to life as best we can. … Continued

Lazy, hazy Summer days…. and evenings

The lazy, hazy days of Summer are upon us and everywhere we look there are glorious colours, not least the stunning carpets of bluebells that are transforming our woodlands at the moment.   What better way to spend time with … Continued

Tough decisions made easy!

It’s so difficult to make a decision, isn’t it? You’re sitting in front of the screen, looking at a selection of great pictures and you just can’t seem to narrow it down. You want them all!  The solution? A Wall Album. … Continued

Lost and found

What would you do if you saw an old photograph lying in the street? Step over it? Pick it up? What if you pick it up, what do you do with it then?   Well, when Fiona saw a photograph … Continued

Hang In There!

So you put great thought in to what you’d wear, made sure the colours co-ordinated, bribed the kids to be on their best behaviour!  You came to the studio for the photo-shoot, and back again to view your pictures, taking … Continued

All too often, we lose confidence about where and how to hang pictures.  In our mind’s eye we see the happy, smiling family portrait taking pride of place, admired by all who call to see us.  But, in reality, we … Continued

  The thing to remember is that a Family Portrait is a moment in time – and it should be seen every day, a gentle reminder of the people who are most precious to you, something that will bring a … Continued

    Whatever you do, don’t leave it in it’s bubble-wrap jacket, unseen, with no-one to appreciate it’s beauty and uniqueness. So if you do decide to put it in the good Sitting Room, try and visit it at least … Continued

                Hannah’s First Portrait   Baby Hannah came to us for her first portrait session with her Mum & Dad, Granny and Godmother Norah.  Have a look at the gorgeous pictures taken here … Continued

                      Wedding Bells We had a lovely day recently at the wedding of Janine and Johnny.  The setting for the reception and photographs was Kinnitty Castle and we never tire of … Continued

Home for the Summer

It’s always great to see people coming home for the Summer Holidays.  Fiona has been a client for many years and visits Roscrea regularly from her new home in Co Armagh.  This year, she asked us to take some casual … Continued

Suits You!

Back in 1997, Laura Flynn had a family portrait done with us. She loved the picture, but her one regret was that she hadn’t made the men wear suits! Fast forward to 2015 and a special birthday for Laura – … Continued

Four Generations Celebrating

Josie Delaney, Roscrea, recently celebrated her 92nd birthday and to mark the occasion her daughter Mary commissioned a Four Generation Portrait.  What a treasure to have for future generations. Mary said afterwards: “I will always have lovely happy memories of this … Continued

How Many Can You Identify?

Ok, here’s a bit of fun for you.  This is the Birr Vintage Week Picture Trail Quiz.  Have a wander around Market Sq, Main St and Emmett Sq and see how many shop signs you can identify.  No prizes – … Continued

Birr Vintage Week

What a week we have had in Birr.  Despite the inclement weather people still came and we thoroughly enjoyed meeting up with clients, past and present, at our pop-up Gallery in Market Square. The highlight of the week was, as … Continued

Waterford Castle

RTE’s Nationwide did a wonderful piece about Waterford Castle this week. The Castle is situated in the suburbs of Waterford city on it’s own island – an idyllic place, accessed by it’s own ferry. It was bought by a returned … Continued

Thank You Letters

We receive many Thank You letters, cards and emails and we keep every one of them!  Each one is read, dated and filed away for posterity.  Sometimes, a Thank You arrives and it strikes a chord, as this one did. … Continued

Roscrea Matters

Did you see the recent edition of Tipperary Matters on Irish TV?  Roscrea was the main feature and the focus was on Damer House and Roscrea Castle, where the pupils of the Convent of the Sacred Heart Primary School were … Continued

Golden Jubilee of SS Peter & Paul’s Church

We recently published some old and some ‘never before seen’ pictures of the Blessing of SS Peter & Paul’s Church in Portlaoise.  The reaction has been great and we were delighted to be featured in last week’s Leinster Express.  My … Continued

Terry Redmond

The new parish church on opening day photographed by Terry RedmondFr Tom Browne at his front door, photographed by Terry RedmondSome of the capacity crowd around the Church door photographed by Terry Redmond.The CBS Boys Band marching down the Stradbally … Continued