IN PICTURES: Martin McGuinness photographs claim top awards

Martin McGuinness leaves Stormont after delivering his official letter of resignation from the position of deputy First Minister in January 2017. (Photo: Justin Kernoghan).
Martin McGuinness leaves Stormont after delivering his official letter of resignation from the position of deputy First Minister in January 2017. (Photo: Justin Kernoghan).

Two photographs concerning late republican leader, Martin McGuinness, have been awarded top prizes at the recent Press Photographers Association of Ireland awards ceremony in Dublin.

A photograph taken by Justin Kernoghan of Martin McGuinness leaving Stormont after delivering his official letter of resignation as deputy First Minister won first prize in the news category.

Mark Marlow's photograph of thousands of people walking behind Martin McGuinness' coffin draped in the Irish tricolour was awarded second prize in the same category.

To launch the gallery which include both photographs concerning Martin McGuinness click here.