travel and life with lee mylne

The lobster and the nipper

It’s the weekend and, like me, many people around Australia will be heading for the coast. Just remember to slip on a hat, slop on some sunscreen and slap on a hat – so you don’t end up like the proverbial lobster.  This is one of Gold Coast photographer Tommy Campion’s shots from the 1980s, taken for a skin cancer awareness campaign. I love the old transistor radio in this shot, too. Have a good weekend!

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3 Responses to “The lobster and the nipper”

  1. Its me, Tommy.

    You wouldn’t beleive this, but I knew I photographed this in colour. And I just found it in my file. The lobster is red, as is the sun-baking boy. A classic.

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