Sunday, 10 October 2010
"Mad Day Out" book coming
Don McCullin was the official photographer but a group of photographers came along: Tom Murray, Ronald Fitzgibbon and Stephen Goldblatt. The Beatles' assistant Mal Evans and his son Gary, Tony Bramwell from Apple, Lennon's girlfriend Yoko Ono and Paul's then girlfriend Francie Schwartz also accompanied The Beatles.
The Mad Day Out’. McCullin shot twenty rolls of black-and-white film in various locations across London, from the banks of the Thames to Paul McCartney’s garden.
See more photos and an interview with the photographer over at Daily Mail.
The 144 pages big hardcover book will be released on October 14th in the UK at £12.20 from the Amazon (UK) store and on October 19th in the USA at $16.47 from Amazon.com.
Junior photographer Tom Murray, who accompanied McCullin that day has staged popular photo exhibitions from the photos he took, but he only had two rolls of film, from which he kept 23 negatives, McCullin shot twenty rolls.