Sunday, August 02, 2009


The exciting sequel to A Magical Place! Legendary Rock photographer Paul Natkin is responsible for THE most iconic image of Ozzy with Randy Rhoads:

Umlaut thought Mr. Natkin might be interested in seeing how his image was interpreted on The Metal Dude who I had met at the California Mid-State Fair last week... so I sent him my snapshot of the ink:

From: Paul Natkin
Date: Sun, Aug 2, 2009 at 12:32 PM
Subject: Your Photo > Someone Else's Ink
To: umlaut

YIKES!! Cool use of my photo!

Thanks for the kind words,

Click HERE to read Mr. Natkin's backstory on his famous photograph... and click HERE to see that Mr. Natkin and Umlaut have something in common.