I'm Outi, a documentary photographer based in Helsinki.
I like to have fun with colors, shapes and moments. A strong passion for street photography, music, art, yoga and a huge animal lover! Raw sun light and dark shadows keeps me going.
My travels in global south and various works with refugees has made a huge impact on me as a person and as a photographer. The most recent work trip was for Finnish Refugee Council in Uganda's refugee settlements. I did a photographic study on the impact of climate change on refugees lives.
I've been working in Helsingin Sanomat as a photo editor and as a photographer. I do al lot with NGO's as Suomen Pakolaisapu, Kotimajoitusverkosto, Suomen Luonnonsuojeluliitto and Greenpeace to mention few.
I'm always up for new assignments, give me a call and let's talk more!
Corona Aid 2021, Taike
Helsinki Day acts 2021, The city of Helsinki
Yallah Habibi, 2021, Patrcia Seppälä Foundation
Corona Aid 2020, Taike
From Helsinki with love – Contti, Contti bar 22.8. – 30.8.2021, a group exhibition
From Helsinki with love, Kaisaniemi botanical garden and Keskuskatu as part of Helsinki day acts 12.6 – 23.6.2021, a group exhibition
Tila - Hirvitalo 2.5. – 23.5.2021, with Taru Samola
Connection, Train Factory 15.3.-12.5.2021, a group exhibition
Climate change and refugees: a global phenomena affecting humanity,
10.2 – 23.2.2020 Sanomatalo, a solo exhibition produced by Finnish Refugee Council
Demilitarized Galaxy, Galleria Rantakasarmi, 27.12.2017 – 15.1.2018, a group exhibition.
Emotions – everyday life of Kutojantie reception center part 2, Kymppikirjasto, 16.12 – 31.12.2016, solo exhibition
Yallah Habibi – everyday life of Kutojantie reception center part 1, Sello, 2.6 – 30.6. 2016, a group exhibition
Burgfield – a story of one demonstration, Kallion kammari, 15.4 – 15.5.2016, a group exhibition
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