This subculture appeared in the UK in the late 60-ies.
Shaved head, provocative tattoos in the most unpredictable places, leather jackets and boots Dr. Martens — Yes, this is a constant attribute of the subculture called “skinheads”.
For the first time this initiative was launched in England in the late 60-ies of the last century. Photographer Derek Ridges are familiar with representatives of this subculture
His black-and-white pictures are probably one of the most striking portraits of the representatives of the then young movement.