David Branigan is a professional photographer journalist based in Dublin, Ireland. His first major assignment was the 1989-90 Whitbread Round the World Race and he has covered six such events in a number of roles including official race and team photographer.
His work has been published in numerous national and international publications and he is a contributor to several newspapers in Ireland including The Irish Times, Irish Independent and Irish Examiner amongst others such as RTE Radio and the Irish Mail on Sunday.
In his spare-time, he is a Powerboat Instructor with Garda Vetting Clearance (ISA – 2015) and a member of the Royal St. George Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire. Since 1985, he is a volunteer with the RNLI lifeboat station at Dun Laoghaire where he is Deputy 2nd Coxswain (2005) and Press Officer (2001).
Oceansport Limited operates a marine photography service that includes an online print and library service as well as publication of an annual sailing calendar.
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