Ricky Adam, “Destroy Everything...”
DESTROY EVERYTHING… SEEMS LIKE THE ONLY OPTION - RICKY ADAM | DRAGO ‘Captured as it went down – hot. And presented to you without the assistance of gimmicks.’ This is what the author Ricky Adam has to say about his first book. Born & raised in Northern Ireland Ricky discovered photography at the age of 16. Destroying Everything …Seems Like The Only Option is a raw, unflinching, honest snapshot of youth sub-culture that Ricky himself has been immersed in for many years Bringing together aspects of bikes, D.I.Y. Punk & underground youth culture Destroying Everything …Seems Like The Only Option is a collection of photographs of people who do their own thing their own way and live life from the heart, no matter what the consequences. Ricky’s work has been featured in many worldwide publications /record labels, some of which include: DIG BMX magazine, Juxtapoz, Obey, Maximum Rock N’Roll, Upper Playground, Hamburger Eyes, Dischord Records, Burning Heart Records, The Independent, etc. ‘It’s hard to explain, it just felt right and when I began to see the results it pushed me to take more. At the time no one else was taking photos at shows, so apart from enjoying taking photos as time went on I also felt it was important to document certain aspects of the punk scene that I was involved with’ said the author. After the first edition sold out in less than a month, Drago is proud to announce the second edition, with 12 additional pages and a lot of new photos.