What is it about the sight of a fit young mechanic in his overalls with a touch of engine oil on his person that has made him such an enduring sexy symbol? The contrived image of a man stripped to his waist gripping two spare tyres has also become a cliched set-up for many models and photographers, so it’s fun for us to be introducing the real thing.
Handsome car mechanic Robert is twenty-three-years-old and has rather a lot on his plate right now. Aside from running a six-days-a-week garage employing two other chaps he also looks after his little boy at weekends after becoming a daddy just two years ago and now he is adding modelling to his busy schedule.
Creating Robert’s first film was a feat in itself involving three trips to Robert’s home. Day one: the garage suddenly took a surge of business and we had to abandon the shoot after fifteen minutes. Day two: Rob’s girlfriend decided to take the day off and spend it at home with her beloved, making it extremely awkward to take the pictures we had originally planned. Rather farcically we ended the session trying to film a solo in the woods at one point...