When I (Bernie) look at photos like these - Chris relaxed in his seat, possibly rather bored in the left photo, I know that we didn't in any way realise that a long time after we'd be part of history....And just to divert for a moment - an appropriate video - come back when you've watched.Behind Ron is a very young Robin Sutherland (dollyop)then an unknown girl (makeup maybe), John Milner (SA1), another unknown girl.Behind Robin is Ian Perry (Cam4) then an unknown chap with glasses (probably sound), half hidden behind John Milner I think is Chris Maurice (sound), Don Mc Quistan (dolly op, laughing) and John Hoare ( dolly op).Back row are bespectacled unknown young man (I think sound)(I think Alan Machin (Bernie)), Alan Kerridge (cam 2), myself (cam3), Mike Conder (SA2), Dave Brook(dolly op ,with Beatle haircut).To those who's names I have forgotten, misspelled or who's crew position is wrong, I apologise profoundly.
Looking at the picture today, the thing that immediately strikes me is that everyone is wearing a tie." (..a mid-20th century fashion fad! Today is to be one of those avant-garde, experimental, workshop sessions for the Open University. Three students (or junior academics) have been given a new Toy, and they are going to play with it in a spontaneous, imaginative, uninhibited sort of way.Three cameras will photograph them, also in a spontaneous, imaginative, uninhibited sort of way.