Instagram for Professionals – Top Tips & Close Up V Review

Last month we held our 5th Close Up Talk investigating Instagram as an accessible career for visual artists. Hosted at Gallery Six at The Old Truman Brewery our audience heard from four industry professionals working in the field of photography and learned about their careers, experiences and advice on Instagram for professionals.    …

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The OGC Mentorship III: SHORTLIST

After heaps of applications, a bunch of website technical difficulties and a few too many coffees we’ve finally selected the shortlist for our third mentorship program. Below is a list of 13 artists (in alphabetical order only) who will now be viewed once again by  The OGC team and an independent…

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The Good & The Not So Good… – Elanor Marielle

Current winner of The OGC Mentorship Elanor Marielle, opens up about her work and invites us all in for a catch-up …  Hi OGC! I have quite a few updates since the last time I wrote a blog post! I’ll start with the good! – First of all I was long listed…

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Fear of Failure: Analysis Paralysis

Last September (2015) we held our third Close Up event within the intimate and charming settings of J&A Cafe, Clerkenwell and it was an inspirational one to say the least! With much discussion, debate,  lessons learned and questions asked it was almost impossible to take it all in. So to make life a little…

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