Photographing Ireland since 1880

Lafayette Photography has been trading since 1880 and is the oldest photography company in Ireland and possibly in the world.

Today we are Ireland’s leading academic and commercial photographers, with prestigious appointments such as our appointment to the Government Photographers Framework. Our photographers are experienced in all types of photography from commercial, large events, graduation and school photography. With the largest team of photographers of any company in Ireland, supported by our substantial editing and administrative team, we are well positioned to offer the right photographer, for your particular assignment.

An area of expertise within Lafayette is in providing photographic services to large volumes of people.


Lafayette has one of the longest and richest histories in photography.

Historical images taken by Lafayette are now available for sale.

View our Gallery to purchase images.

Make your photos special

Choose frames from a wide selection, for both photographs and certificates.