Amateur Photographer

Harry Skeggs

When and why did you start taking photographs?

I started relatively late, at about 18. I had ambitions of being a painter but I fell in love with travelling. I picked up a camera almost as an afterthought and, to begin with, I was absolutely terrible. But as soon as I fail at something, mastering it becomes an obsession.

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