Don McCullin: The Interview

Homeless men sleeping while standing, Whitechapel, London, c1970Homeless men sleeping while standing, Whitechapel, London, c1970
DON McCULLIN Just because I’m 83 doesn’t mean to say I have to sit here waiting to die. I’m still open to discovery. I was recently in Yemen where I spent a day with a general and his troops, photographing a lot of people whose limbs had been blown off by landmines. That evening I flew back in a Black Hawk helicopter escorted by an Apache gunship. I thought, how bloody weird – normally people like me are in a nursing home, but here I am travelling back from a war zone,….  ….more: Tate