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The Temeloes and Their Girlfriends - Transparency Negative Scanning

Working with our client we were asked to scan a transparency negative of The Temeloes with their girlfriends.  We can only assume that someone was watching the photographer and quickly took their own image.  But rather exciting to convert.

The Tremeloes are an English beat group founded in 1958 in DagenhamEssex. 

They initially found success in the British Invasion era with lead singer Brian Poole, scoring a UK chart-topper in 1963 with "Do You Love Me". 

After Poole's departure in 1966, the band achieved further success as a four-piece with 13 Top 40 hits on the UK Singles Chart between 1967 and 1971 including "Here Comes My Baby", "Even the Bad Times Are Good", "(Call Me) Number One", "Me and My Life" and their most successful single, "Silence Is Golden".

More information about this band can be found  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Tremeloes


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