Born an 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. 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.
"These images proves that punk is not just another subculture, but a group of isolated people making this weird f**ed up family where it's perfectly all right to be in your head" -- Mariam Bastani, Maximum Rock'n'Roll