About Barbara Egan and Reportage Creative

Well-known photographer and journalist Barbara Egan initially studied Architecture in UCD before moving to London to do a BA in Photography and Film. In her thirty years working as a photographer, she has wide experience of architectural, interior, studio and product photography.

As an editorial photographer and journalist , she works with a wide range of magazines in Ireland, the UK and Europe.  She contributes a bi-monthly ‘Going Places’ feature to The Sunday Times Move supplement.

She moved home from Dublin to beautiful Meath Hill, on the Meath/ Monaghan/Louth/Cavan  borders in 2004, although she continues to travel all over the country in her work.

Barbara also produces, scripts and edits video,  and wtih a background in flying (she took her Private Pliots Licence exams as a Helicopter Pilot in 2000) passed her IAA approved drone pilot’s exams in 2022.

I have a passion for photography and for writing, I  love meeting and working with new people. I always give of my best, because I love what I do so it's never 'work' to me.'

A Selection of Clients


Aer Rianta, Bewleys Coffee, National Museum of Ireland, Brown Thomas Department Store, Dulux Paints. 

Office of Public Works, Optimise Design,  ODKM Architects, Newenham Mulligan  Architects, Brian Hogan Architects, Urban Agency Architecture,  Enterprising Monaghan, Bolton Street Institute of Technology, The Hugh Lane Gallery, Collen Construction

DFS Furniture, Knut Klimmek Furniture, Castlebrook Furniture, O’Driscoll Design, Garden Rooms, O’Donnell Furniture Makers. 

House and Home, Ideal Homes, House and Garden, Image Interiors, Living Etc., Period Living, House Beautiful, 25 Beautiful Homes, The Sunday Times, The Irish Times, The Irish Independent, The Sunday Business Post, Design Illustrated Russia, Decors Magazine Belgium, Seasons Magazine Netherlands,  Etzel-Verlag AG Switzerland.

Slick Fish Design, Pinpoint Design, The Guest List, O’Connell Consulting.