Ollie Gapper

Green, 2014
I’m beginning to take pictures again. My work from my book “Forgetting Heaven: A Sojourners Guide To The American Frontier” will be exhibited in the Pingyao International Photography Festival in China, 19th-25th of September, so if you’re near check it out!
Been doing a lot of freelancing, writing and teaching in preparation for my MA this sept, and just yesterday received a Scholarship for my past 3 years work which is awesome. 

Green, 2014

I’m beginning to take pictures again. My work from my book “Forgetting Heaven: A Sojourners Guide To The American Frontier” will be exhibited in the Pingyao International Photography Festival in China, 19th-25th of September, so if you’re near check it out!

Been doing a lot of freelancing, writing and teaching in preparation for my MA this sept, and just yesterday received a Scholarship for my past 3 years work which is awesome. 

Haven’t posted in an age. Been working! 

Here’s something from a recent shoot. 

Haven’t posted in an age. Been working! 

Here’s something from a recent shoot. 

Looking fake when I get up and walk

livingwithdisability:

“Perhaps. Not yet but in the future. When I’m ready to face the complex issue of looking like a fake when I get up and walk.”

This was an answer given when I suggested to someone with chronic illness that a mobility scooter would help overcome some of the problems with walking. It’s a sad…

This sums me up pretty well. Take a read

Forgetting Heaven - Ollie Gapper

My project is now live online for the world to enjoy. Copies of the book will be available soon, inbox me for further info. 

So my book is now in-print and will be available for shipping this week (thanks to all my kickstarter backers!).

I’ll be selling my (limited) remanding copies at this years Free Range photo festival in Brick Lane, come on by and I’ll stick a signature in one for you!

aloverthatsighs:

HEY! do you care about young artists/photographers?
i’m part of this graduate show. and we’re soo close to raising the necessary funds to put on a great exhibition in Freerange, London. Even tiny pledges would help, and you’ll get some great rewards including prints from me and my talented peers!
CLICK HERE TO PLEDGE and i’ll love you forever!!

I’m a part of this show too! please help out in anyway you can (sharing is helping too!) 

aloverthatsighs:

HEY! do you care about young artists/photographers?

i’m part of this graduate show. and we’re soo close to raising the necessary funds to put on a great exhibition in Freerange, London. Even tiny pledges would help, and you’ll get some great rewards including prints from me and my talented peers!

CLICK HERE TO PLEDGE and i’ll love you forever!!

I’m a part of this show too! please help out in anyway you can (sharing is helping too!) 

(via salvadordewald)

littlebrownmushroom:

One of the things I love about this Walker Evans list from 1937 is that it was written the day after Christmas.

littlebrownmushroom:

One of the things I love about this Walker Evans list from 1937 is that it was written the day after Christmas.

I’ve finally put up a gallery of the images I took for my commission with The Discovery Channel during the Olympics. Which was nearly 2 years ago apparently. I know, I had to check the exif data.

I’ve finally put up a gallery of the images I took for my commission with The Discovery Channel during the Olympics. Which was nearly 2 years ago apparently. I know, I had to check the exif data.

I have a new website

I’ve rebranded and gone from olliegapperphotographyreallylongurl.com to a nice, simple olliegapper.com

Its a totally new site that I’ve spent hours and hours tweaking. Please compliment me.