A Pause Before the Chorus

A Pause Before the Chorus

This shot was not supposed to turn out like this, but I like it anyway. Given the number of people onstage at this show and the number of stands and gear, it was a miracle that I was able to get anybody framed well. The vocalist is Sarah Sample, who has several solo...
Patatomic

Patatomic

In his glory, with the soft mallets and the resplendent halos. Dude cuts a groove and a half, sometimes two to three grooves. Whatever it takes. This was taken last Friday along with the Debra Fotheringham shot I posted on Monday. * * * I’ve been taking gobs of...
The Lower Lights’ Debra Fotheringham

The Lower Lights’ Debra Fotheringham

Debra Fotheringham (Facebook), vocalist for The Lower Lights taken in Provo, Utah at the Rooftop Concert Series. Friday night I travelled down to Provo to see my friend Patrick’s band, The Lower Lights. This was long overdue. The Lower Lights has been around for...
Nels Cline with Wilco at Red Butte

Nels Cline with Wilco at Red Butte

This one just had to be black and white because it reminded me of high ISO, super grainy film from back in my print publishing days. Back then, I shot with a Canon Elan and I thought I had hit the jackpot in the camera department. Scanning 3200 ISO film added more...
Feeling Like We Do

Feeling Like We Do

The summer I turned 11, my older brother Tom bought a bunch of albums. Styx, Kansas and Peter Frampton’s epic Frampton Comes Alive and played them as he showered and got ready to go out for the night. He went out a lot that summer. As a kid, I was forbidden from...

The Local Natives

Here’s a slideshow of shots of the fantastic opening act for Arcade Fire, an LA band called The Local Natives: p.s. I shot these. Share...
Win Butler from Arcade Fire

Win Butler from Arcade Fire

Taken 4/11/2011 at Utah Valley University. It’s been nearly three years since I’ve been able to shoot a live band. The circumstances were different then; that event was an outdoor festival, and we weren’t allowed to shoot the headliners from right up...