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Don’t Forget The Gear (Companies)!

  Just a quick post today.  One of my images of John Myung (one that I posted about earlier here) is being used by Ernie Ball/Music Man for some promo materials.  They are a great company that builds some amazing instruments.  Their strings are awesome, too! I’ve been working with them a lot over the […]

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Road Report – 09/27/2014

  Hey everyone!  Just a quick update while I’m on my iPad here at the venue.  I’m in Buenos Aires, Argentina with Dream Theater and we’re getting ready for the second show here at Mandarine Park.  It’s an outdoor venue and the weather has been great (a little cold at night, though).  We’re here in […]

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Beyond The Stage – Telling The Story Of A Show

Today I want to get into one of my favorite subjects – looking for those shots that will complement the standard live photos that you get of a band. I’m talking about detail shots (gear, isolated shots of a performer’s hands or other part of their body), behind the scenes (maybe a tech working, performers […]

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Example – James LaBrie Shoot

In one of my previous posts, I talked about finding interesting locations while going about your everyday activities. While touring Europe with Dream Theater recently, I found a really cool old door in one of the backstage stairways. I was just wandering around figuring out where the dressing rooms were and I stumbled across this […]

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Example – Dream Theater’s John Myung

        There are times when being familiar with the band members’ moves can be really helpful.  Dream Theater’s bassist, John Myung, will regularly toss his hair back while playing. I think he does it to get it out of his face, since, as you can see, it’s pretty long! This shot was […]

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