Letters To A Dead Man – Beatriz Richardson

Letters to a Dead Man is a visual dialogue of my thoughts and emotions of the time spent with my ex-boyfriend. The on and off relationship followed a pattern of abusive behaviours from my partner; with him often threatening to end his own life if I wasn’t intimate with him, as…

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Diversity – Guste Sakalauskaite

Guste is a 21 year-old fashion and portraiture photographer from Vilnius, Lithuania currently based in London, United Kingdom where she has been documenting women from a multitude of backgrounds and cultures as they establish their lives in this city… I have been living in London for three years now. What fascinated me about the city…

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Island life Vs life as an Island -Joanne Coates

“Greenvoe, an exploration of island life versus We Live by Tha’ Water an exploration of the self as an island.”  – Current OGC Mentorship winner and recent Close Up V speaker Joanne Coates writes for us about documenting life on an island, the split narrative within her work and exploring her own mental health issues…   Greenvoe…

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The Unexplained – Charlotte Bond

The Unexplained is a project that considers the fact that 250,000 people of all ages and backgrounds go missing in the U.K. each year. Some return, some change their identity, some are found dead and some are never found. Each missing case is different, however the standardised police procedure for…

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