This a picture from the London Punk Scene. I love this guy, a good looking dude, with a clean haircut and tattoos. I love the dress style as well. Such a creeepy look to him which makes it more fascinating.
Where Have All the Bootboys Gone? Skinhead Style and Graphic Subcultures. Wed 23rd - Sat 26th. http://www.insideoutfestival.org.uk/2013/events/where-have-all-the-bootboys-gone-skinhead-style-and-graphic-subcultures/ #InsideOutFestival2013 (Main image credit: Image taken from front cover of the Last Resort shop catalogue circa 1980. Design by Mick Furbank, photography Martin Dean.)
Real skinheads are not racist!! It originated with the reggae (of the Jamaican immigrants) fusion with mod (working class kids) in 60s uk. Many early skins were Jamaican, and many skins world wide are of every race and culture under the sun.
Derek Ridgers spent five years photographing skinheads in Britain between 1979 and documenting the controversial youth cult of the early Thatcher years. Here are some of the striking images from his new book Skinheads