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Julian Lennon revels in finding his 'own' art form at last

Saturday, September 07, 2013

The musician son of the late Beatle John Lennon is unveiling his first photography exhibition in London - and said it is good to find an artform he can call his own.Julian Lennon, 50, said he had pursued his own musical career with “a little stubbornness” despite impossible comparisons to his father.

But his new-found passion was for photography partly because it was “completely and utterly” his own. “Photography allows me a new lease of life and so far the response that I’ve had has been just great. I’m loving it more than anything.” Lennon, the only son of Lennon’s first marriage to Cynthia Powell, was encouraged to show his pictures after friend and fellow photographer Timothy White saw some of his work. “Timothy said he thought there was something there that needed to be cultivated.”

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Source: London Evening Standard

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