Simon Lynch has been a key part of the Auckland music scene since the 1970s. In the 21st Century, Simon is an engineer and technician at Stebbing Studios and a playing musician. In the early 1980s, he was a member of touring bands The Snipes, The Valentinos and The Broken Dolls, before returning to his funk and soul roots with Ardijah and D-Faction (he was also a co-founder of Southside Records with Murray Cammick).
Simon was also a prolific photographer who carried a camera everywhere. This page, focusing on those early 80s years, gathers together some of this images, with one or two being taken by someone else on his camera.