It’s strange how a moment can change everything. One minute you’re no one, a rookie on his first week on the job, and then your life changes.
It was only by chance that I even had my gear with me at the time to record the incident for posterity. I couldn’t believe my eyes at first and nearly missed my shot. Boy, I’d never have lived that down!
Luckily, the joint was wearing off with the rush of adrenalin.
Whipping off the lens cap, I took the shot as they walked out of Abbey Studios and strolled across the road.