Watch: Terry Fincher – award-winning Fleet Street photographer – ‘This is Your Life’

By March 18, 2015 Will Carleton

This in from Press Photo History Project contributor David Levenson:

“Hi Will

I thought that you might be interested in this.

Terry Fincher on This Is Your Life, April 21st 1976
My wife Lucy had this recording of her Dad on an old VHS tape, and we just got it digitised. I have uploaded it to YouTube. Just via Facebook, it has already had nearly 500 views in a couple of days! I love the opening shot where his business partner at Photographers International, Paul Sargent, brings him into meet Struan Cooper, the Daily Express picture editor. A Fleet Street picture desk in its heyday!”

Watch Terry here

• Lucy Levenson was a photographer. Firstly working for her dad at Photographers International ( It was very much a family firm – her sister Jayne and Sally, and her mum, all worked there ) and then she freelanced for magazines for many years. For the last few years she has been a textile artist ( )
• View other PPHP articles contributed by David