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Our younger selves


DaveRyder Plus
8 6.6k 18 United Kingdom
26 Nov 2021 9:17PM
After John Duders (Dudler) Uni Upload and a comment in that thread by Keith (Dark Lord) I thought I'd kick off a 'our former selves' thread.

This was something around 1980 in the mess room at work.
Not Uni as I did the day release route to high education, until the OU years later.

Taken with my OM10 on Agfa slide film

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SlowSong Plus
14 10.6k 30 England
26 Nov 2021 10:22PM
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60s or What!
26 Nov 2021 11:01PM
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Me, in 1984, taken by a friend on his Canon AE-1. I'm holding my first SLR - a Minolta X700. Still got it. Still works.
dark_lord Plus
18 3.0k 836 England
26 Nov 2021 11:23PM
I've got something lined up for Silly Sunday...
altitude50 18 23.1k United Kingdom
27 Nov 2021 12:19AM
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This was me in about 1946! A boy! No rude comments please. From a set of tiny studio prints by a firm called, Polyphoto or something similar.
Parents were given a sheet of twenty or so postage stamp sized images and could choose the enlargements they wanted. I have 2 or three big prints stored away somewhere.
hobbo Plus
11 1.8k 4 England
27 Nov 2021 4:54AM
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Sometime in the late 60 s -early 70 s I think….my trousers were flared……still have the hair…

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saltireblue Plus
12 13.5k 83 Norway
27 Nov 2021 7:46AM
5 years old, in my first kilt, made by my mum.
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15 years old, 6' tall, just home from a Scouts weekend.
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The 70's. 20-something. Cheesecloth shirt, flared jeans.
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DaveRyder Plus
8 6.6k 18 United Kingdom
27 Nov 2021 8:51AM
OK Malc/Richard,
I can go younger too.... early 1960's

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27 Nov 2021 12:13PM
I dont have many pictures of myself when I was younger (or older for that matter!), but I have these:

(about 2 yrs here I think)
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About 14, maybe 15.... I think that was the Daily Mirror I was reading ....

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a later one .. about early 90s when in Germany

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27 Nov 2021 2:15PM
About 1958, on the beach on the Isle of Arran on a family holiday, about 14 years old I wish I could still do this!! 54721_1638022448.jpg

Early seventies
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Jasper87 Plus
13 3.2k 162 England
27 Nov 2021 2:31PM
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School Christmas party, 1965, back row, 4th from right.
Jasper87 Plus
13 3.2k 162 England
27 Nov 2021 2:38PM
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Jan '77, middle row 4th from right.
27 Nov 2021 3:39PM
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Age 13 I think which would make it 1966. Still have the hair albeit now almost white!
dark_lord Plus
18 3.0k 836 England
27 Nov 2021 5:52PM
This is me in 1980.

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James124 Plus
7 63 54 Portugal
27 Nov 2021 7:32PM
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modelling for a Vogue knitting pattern, 1949

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1965 age 16 Collective passport photo for school trip to Switzerland, I think

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