2CELLOS – A Gallery

2CELLOS – A Gallery

This was a great night of music, and for me, photography. I was allowed to shoot the 2nd half of the show from various locations around the arena. If these guys come anywhere close, go see them. Share this:FacebookPinterestTwitterMoreEmailLinkedInWhatsAppLike...
The San Diego Sockers, Landon Donovan, and ESPN.

The San Diego Sockers, Landon Donovan, and ESPN.

Landon Donovan makes history as he takes the field with the San Diego Sockers on 2/15/2019 (Photo by Alan Hess) On Friday night the San Diego Sockers played the Tacoma Stars at the Pechanga Arena – San Diego, and Landon Donovan took to the turf for the first...
Nikon Z6 and the Metal Allegiance

Nikon Z6 and the Metal Allegiance

Metal Allegiance at the Anaheim House of Blues, on 1/24/2019 (Photo by Alan Hess) It’s a sad day at Alan Hess Photography, the Nikon Z6 that I have been using for the last month is on it’s way back to Nikon. My time with the evaluation unit is over and I...
Nikon Z6 and The Disturbed

Nikon Z6 and The Disturbed

The Disturbed: Evolution World Tour opener at the Pechanga Arena San Diego on Jan 9, 2019 (Photo by Alan Hess) Last night I finally got to use the Nikon Z6 in a real world concert shoot. The Disturbed kicked off their tour at the Pechanga Arena San Diego and I was...
Nikon Z6 – First Thoughts

Nikon Z6 – First Thoughts

It’s 2019 and Mirrorless cameras are here to stay. I have used a couple of mirrorless cameras in the past, but never as part of my real workflow. My main cameras for the past few years have been the Nikon D4 and the Nikon D750. These two DSLR are full frame...
2018 Gift Guide

2018 Gift Guide

It’s that time of the year. Shopping season. This year I have some recommendations for the photographer in your life. These are all things that I have used, read, or written. I do not get any money or discounts for recommending these products (except for my own...
Platinum Comedy Show

Platinum Comedy Show

I love stand-up comedy. I have been lucky enough to see (and photograph) some of the stand-up greats. Last night I got to photograph the Platinum Comedy tour as it made a stop in San Diego, and this time I was given a little more leeway in how I shot the performance....
Steel Pulse: A benefit for Grizz. part 2

Steel Pulse: A benefit for Grizz. part 2

Back in May, Steel Pulse held a Celebration of Life for Grizzly Nisbett at the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles, CA. Previously I posted the photos from the soundcheck and some backstage stuff. Here are the photos from the actual performance. It was a real pleasure to be...
Steel Pulse: A benefit for Grizz.  part 1

Steel Pulse: A benefit for Grizz. part 1

Back in May, Steel Pulse held a Celebration of Life for Grizzly Nisbett at the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles, CA. This show was an absolute blast to photograph. Thank you to the entire Steel Pulse family for allowing me to document this event. Here are the soundcheck /...
Adobe MAX 2018 – The Creatives Conference

Adobe MAX 2018 – The Creatives Conference

I just spent 4 incredible days in Los Angeles. I know that sounds a little weird since I am not a huge fan of Los Angeles and try to avoid it as much as possible. The reason i was in LA was to attend the Adobe MAX conference for the first time. Adobe MAX is a...
Nashville – Hatch Show Print

Nashville – Hatch Show Print

There is a design and print shop in Nashville that creates iconic posters for a huge variety of events. They have six full-time designer-printers on staff and produce 180,000 posters annually. Their client list is an impressive roster of artists and venues, including...
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