A 23 year old photographer from Tralee has been short listed in the youth category of the ESB environmental photography awards competition. Eimear Griffin has been shortlisted from over 5,000 entrants internationally. The competition has a prize fund of nearly 18,000 euro. This is the eighth year of the awards which was set up to encourage the development of environmental photography. Winners will be presented with their prizes at a ceremony in Dublin City University at the end of the month.