Great photographs from The Great War

first_imgTwitter NewsGreat photographs from The Great WarBy Rose Rushe – June 17, 2015 1224 Previous article€100 million investment for Vistakon in PlasseyNext articleFilm Trilogy’s last shoot for July Rose Rushehttp://www.limerickpost.ieCommercial Features and Arts Editor at Limerick Post Facebook WhatsApp Printcenter_img Ypres WW1 Battlefield Cavalry transporting artillery shells through muddy terrainAN exhibition by pioneering Irish photographer Fr Francis Browne depicting the lives of soldiers on battlefields of the First World War will be launched by Kevin Myers at Hunt Museum on Thursday, July 9, 6pm.This will be followed on Friday July 10 at 1pm by Myers, authority on WWI, giving a talk on ‘Fr Browne, Limerick and Ireland’s Great War’. No. 69 O’Connell Street is venue.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Speaking of the priest who took the last photographs on board Titanic and later served as army chaplain, winning the Military Cross with the Irish Guards, Myers said that he “came from a Cork merchant family, longstanding grandees who had lots of money. This enabled them to spend a fortune on photographs and photography collections, which was a very expensive business then”.Fr Francis Browne was awarded the Military Cross while army chaplain“Fr Browne had the most uncanny eye and he was a genius behind the camera. He had a wonderful sense of life, sense of perspective and his work looks as if he had been painting”.“He was an Irish man, a warrior, a Jesuit and much loved by his men. His other great ability was to conjure a work of art out of nothing”.Upwards of 5,000 photographs have survived; some 38 will exhibit in Limerick, in collaboration with Cavan County Museum. Email Linkedin Advertisementlast_img read more

AI-based Wiraya solution to solve player activation puzzle

first_img Wiraya and A GAME ABOVE sign long-term strategic partnership June 30, 2020 StumbleUpon Wiraya and A GAME ABOVE: Partnering to produce full lifecycle potential July 1, 2020 Share Share Related Articles Submit Optimised communications help Wiraya deliver 15% reactivation boost June 3, 2020 Wiraya has targeted the issue of player activation in the sports betting industry, in which an estimated 60% of new registered players fail to ever make a deposit.The player activation specialist has set up an hour-long webinar for Tuesday 25 September (14:00-15:00 BST) to help its industry counterparts to both optimise communication with players and deliver a real increase in the number of first time depositors.Edward Maine, Marketing Director for Wiraya, said: “The iGaming industry is now flooded with a range of free bets and offers, from an increasingly large number of recognised operators.“Player activation remains one of the biggest problems in the industry; current estimates suggest that up to 60% of new registered players fail to ever make a deposit. It’s time for market innovators to take a different approach.”In the upcoming webinar, titled ‘How can you increase your deposits from newly registered players’, Wiraya will discuss why so many operators fail to convert such a high percentage of new customers.It will also cover the real revenue losses from poor player activation and why player activation/strong consumer experience (CX) in the early life of a player is so important, before providing a demo of its own AI based solution to activate players.To sign up for the webinar, CLICK HERE.last_img read more