Ever unconventional, Benjamin Pedro Bowles wanted to be interviewed by the Margate Bookie.

Why photography?

Photography gives me the chance to constantly grow as an artist and as a person. I am totally addicted to the whole process of photography from pressing the shutter to the end result and feel genuinely lucky to have it in my life. I try and live by the mantra that photography is a privilege.

Who are your ultimate dinner party guests?

Joe McNally (photographer) , Faustino Asprilla ( ex Newcastle footballer) and Eric Grietans (author and wisest man on the planet.)

What’s your perfect day?

Taking the camera out for a few hours, huge lunch, read and then settle down for the evening watching the Wire followed by the Office with a couple of drinks. Bish Bash Bosh!