Ali Dewji is the co-founder of I_AM Self Publishing – an independent publishing house that makes printed and digital books. I photographed Ali and his sister Leila (the other co-founder) in the members room of the Tate Britain.
I was lucky to document an event at The Groucho private members club for Zata Banks, founder of Poetry Film, an organisation that sources and screens films made from and of poems.
I signed up for Pay as u Gym (PAYG) in May 2015. Before then I went to the same grotty gym in Holloway and did variations of the same exercises and stood in line behind the same people…
The Bangladeshi poet and scholar Kaiser Haq photographed at the Globe Road Festival, Friday 13 November 2015. Kaiser is published in Wasafiri 84 – The Bangladesh Special.
IT DOESN’T MATTER IF YOU GO TO THE FANCIEST GYM IN TOWN, if you don’t have a plan and someone there to push you, then you’re not going to make the most out of each workout.
EXERCISE CLASSES HAVE VARYING THERAPEUTIC VALUES, some like a brisk walk with a good friend, others a full-on intervention with dumbbells and powerplates.