Tuesday, 13 October 2015


Haven't been putting up anything on my blog for a while but I plan to be using it a lot more for images/ small stories I have not used or will not use elsewhere.

I will also be using my social media much more (hopefully) over the coming months so please follow my...

Twitter - @davidjshawphoto

Instagram - https://instagram.com/davidjshawphoto/


My photo work has been edited into two photo essays and the articles have been written. To see the full essays please go -



I have the written work out on the LA Review of Books:


I also have a feature out on 'The Bark' which is a US Dog culture magazine. Here is the tear sheet:

I am putting this work into a small book/ zine that will available soon alongside an exhibition so watch this space.

Music Video For Hospital Records

My first professional foray into moving image was done for Med School Records Producer Anile for the new release "City of Injustice' 

Really enjoyed doing this so would be up for doing more music videos like this in the future - give me a shout on sd02davidshaw@hotmail.com if interested.

Oldham Athletic In Germany/ Book

As you may or may not know I have been doing a long term project following the fans of Oldham Athletic. Recently I was invited to Berlin to see a Frankfurt away game due to the friendship between Frankfurt and Oldham supporters. 

The work is to be published on Howler Magazine, Eleven Magazine and has been published on Vice Sports in both..

I am putting the Oldham Athletic work into a book and am currently working on a draft design, watch this space...

Oldham's Community 

I have been working on long term reportages about community issues in Oldham that range from poverty stemming from benefit sanctioning to drug addiction.

Some images from this work can be seen on these sites I have been featured on recently although I am sitting on the body of work until I feel it is done.

Here are some images from this upcoming work.