Lagos Calling: Nigerian punk fashion fantasy photoset


"An anthropological study of African skinhead fashion from the early seventies." Images by photographer Clayton James Cubitt. Link to gallery.

Related: Photographer Pieter Hugo has updated his "Nigerian badasses series" -- Cubitt's term of endearment for Hugo's work. Link to Hugo's updated series. Cubitt gave Hugo credit in the magazine spread where "Lagos Calling" appeared, along with Nick Knight (who has done some amazing portraits of skinheads) and Malick Sidibe (Malian photographer, amazing portraits in general).