There’s going to be a reckoning. A new generation of gifted, intelligent and self-aware tattooists is set to reclaim the reputation of an industry. Artist Paul King is ready to make his mark. But first, there’s blood to spill.

These photographs accompany an interview and are part of an ongoing collaboration with writer Dylan Perryman (yep, he’s my twin brother). The work is a self-initiated exercise in craft and expression. Our aim is to understand and document the experiences of people who don’t work a typical 9-5. These are creative, inspiring and passionate individuals dedicated to their craft. We capture a glimpse of their lives the struggles and triumphs of taking a path less trodden. It’s a concept we developed together and we take equal responsibility in researching our subjects and arranging the shoots and interviews. Read the whole article here