Ron Reid’s areas of interest as a photographer spanned many different genres and topics; below, we have listed some of these subject areas in the hope that they will spark interest amongst visitors to this website to visit his full collection of photographs at Camera Press.

Alternative Society

  • Dope smoking
  • Gay culture
  • Hippies
  • Skinheads
  • Custom jeans/flared trousers

Notting Hill

  • Portobello Road Market (1973-1994)
  • Notting Hill Carnival (1974-1994)


  • Greenpeace
  • Lord Sutch
  • Nuclear Testing
  • McDonald’s protestors
  • Oz trial demo

Rock and Roll/Rock Festivals

  • Phil Collins
  • Rod Stewart
  • Adamski
  • Van Morrison
  • Freddy Mercury
  • John Lennon
  • Marianne Faithful
  • Donovan
  • Glastonbury Festival (from 1971 to the 1980s)
  • Isle of Wight Festival (1970)
  • Reading Festival (1970s-1980s)
  • Bath Festival (1970s)
  • Windsor Free Festival (1974)
  • Stonehenge Festival (1973-74)

Marquee Club

  • Reid was the resident photographer for many years

Marine Engineering

The Royal Family

  • Prince Charles at seven years old