Why do it?

This is the first photograph I ever took.  It is my parents. We were queuing to see and exhibition of Dr Who costumes at Sudley Castle.  I’m not talking about the snazzy new Dr Who.  I’m talking wobbly scenery and costumes that looked as if they had been sent to Vision On as art projects and not quite made the grade.  This was England in the 1970s.  It looked a lot like Poland at the same time.  People wore a lot of brown and there were power cuts and food shortages. I love this photograph because it’s got them down …