Dog Agility as practice

Dog Agility as practice

Yesterday I photographed something new. A dog agility competition. It wasn’t a paid job, it wasn’t even a favor for a friend. It was just something I saw was happening and thought would be a fun time. I was right and I was wrong. It was fun…. and...
It’s Great to get Honest Feedback

It’s Great to get Honest Feedback

Everyone likes to get positive feedback on what they do, but does that really help? Maybe.. But it is way more helpful to get honest feedback, that is, a critique that helps you see where your work needs work. One place that you can get that kind of feedback, or a...
Mickey Hart Band 2013 – Concert shoot

Mickey Hart Band 2013 – Concert shoot

It’s no secret that I am a dead head or at least used to be when the Grateful Dead were playing. Since the death of Jerry Garcia, the remaining members of the Grateful Dead have continued to play and tour both together and solo. Last week, I went up to the Belly...
What not to do…..

What not to do…..

As part of the class I teach on concert photography at Photoshop World, I go over a bunch of stuff that you shouldn’t do as a concert photographer. In my years of doing this, I think I have seen just about anything, but I continue to see behaviors and actions by...
The Nikon D5200

The Nikon D5200

For the past month, I have been putting the Nikon D5200 through the paces. I am working on a new digital book based on this camera and before I can write about it, I need to do it. I really like this camera. It’s small, light, packs a 24.1 MP sensor can can...
The Dunk

The Dunk

On Friday night I photographed the Harlem Globetrotters at the valley View Casino Center. The Globetrotters always put on a great show, engaging the crowd, playing with the kids and generally turning basketball into more of an event than just a game. I remember seeing...
The Who – Concert shoot

The Who – Concert shoot

Some shows stress me out. I mean they keep me up at night. Roger Waters doing The Wall was one of those shows, The Red Hot Chili Peppers was another. It mainly has to do with the thought of shooting the BIG show and not getting that iconic shot. This week I got to...
Steve Stevens – Friedman Amplification NAMM show

Steve Stevens – Friedman Amplification NAMM show

On Jan 24, 2013 I was in Anaheim for the NAMM show. That night there was a party for the release of the Steve Stevens Friedman Amp thrown by Friedman Amplification, Rock n’Roll Relics and David Allen Pickups. It was a great night of rock and roll. The musicians...
Big Prints and the Valley View Casino Center

Big Prints and the Valley View Casino Center

Seeing your work printed is really cool, especially when the prints are really big. I have some of my work hanging in my office at 20″x30″ and they look great. This week i got to see some of my images printed really big, 20′ x 11′ and displayed...
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