The event was Reggae Brittania at The Barbican, London 2011. I was backstage taking photographs of Big Youth, Ken Boothe, etc. A friend of mine, Neville Staple of ska band The Specials, introduced me to Rico—a quiet and unassuming man with a wealth of history.
Pogus Caesar is a photographer who has worked in countries including Spain, India, South America, Sweden, South Africa, UK, Albania and Jamaica. His photographs are in private and public collections such as the Victoria & Albert Museum, London; City Gallery, Leicester; Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield; Wolverhampton Art Gallery and Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery.
See more of his photos at the website of his OOM Gallery: www.oomgallery.co.uk
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