"Here! Do you see this in the paper? Thon Joseph McKenzie, the man that took those foties of us in the Gorbals back in the 1960s, is to get a retrospective at the McManus Galleries in Dundee."

Gorbals boys, 1960s, Joseph McKenzieMcKenzie's study of childhood life in the Gorbals. Think that's the old 'Venny' adventure playground, opened and run by then school teacher Matt McGiinn, in the background

"Do you think we'll be in it?"

"Naw, it's all his Dundee stuff, but might still be worth a visit. They don't ca' him the 'Father of modern Scottish photography' for nuthin'."

"Now, let's see who's tipped in the 3.30 at Ayr, I want to put a line oan..."

The exhibition - A Love Letter to Dundee: Joseph McKenzie photographs 1964-87 - opens at the end of March, and will be well worth a visit.