Street Portrait (for and of Adam), 2013

OK, so not strictly speaking a street portrait…I was on the way home and walked past this train carriage where I spotted Adam. I’ve never asked anyone for a portrait on a train before, so I was slightly wary – it being an enclosed space with a captive audience and all. But Adam was great and happy for me to take a few shots. We had a great chat – Adam is a performer of 15yrs standing specialising in character walkabout and alternative freakshow performances as well as being an incredible clothes designer. And his coat in this shot is 40 years old – and fast becoming a patchwork of leather – an historical artefact. Fantastic to have met you, Adam. Thanks very much for letting me take your portrait! Hope you like it.

If you want to see more of Adam, check out his Facebook page: Adam Anarchy.

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If you want to see all the street portraits to date in one place, go here: http://tfipmremix.wordpress.com/2012/12/03/london-faces-remix/ – it’s not very up-to-date I’m afraid.

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