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LISTEN BACK: Ballyjamesduff man named runner-up in astrophotography competition

Aug 9, 2022 16:08 By News Northern Sound
LISTEN BACK: Ballyjamesduff man named runner-up in astrophotography competition LISTEN BACK: Ballyjamesduff man named runner-up in astrophotography competition
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A Cavan native has been named runner-up in a prestigious astrophotography competition.

The 'Reach for the Stars' competition is run by the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies and aims to find the best astro-photographs taken in Ireland over the past year.

Aaron Kelly, from Ballyjamesduff, and Dara Callinan, from Virginia, were both shortlisted in the 'Out of this World' category.

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Aaron Kelly's entry, titled "The Heart Nebula", picked up the runner-up prize.

He’s been speaking to Aaron McElroy and firstly spoke about his pride at being named among the winners.

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