Monthly Archives: October 2011

Big Apple Circus Preview

The Big Apple Circus is in town at Lincoln Center in (of course) New York City. Went there with the family this weekend, and got a lot of amazing pictures. Here’s a quick one to get you started:

Leave a comment

Posted in Adventures | Tagged , ,

Rick Springfield: Topless

Did I mention that Rick Springfield is 62 years old? And you know he’s best known as a teen hearththrob from his time on “General Hospital,” his short-lived Saturday morning cartoon, and his early MTV successes in the late 1970s/early … Continue reading

Leave a comment

Posted in Concerts | Tagged ,

HDR Water Tower

Used three shots for this picture. I think they were one and a third stop apart. Then brought it back into Lightroom to clean it up. Turned down the vibrancy on it to get rid of the more hyper colors. … Continue reading

Leave a comment

Posted in Picture | Tagged ,

Rick Springfield and Thomas

During “Don’t Talk to Strangers,” Rick Springfield went into full-on “showman” mode and did a lot of crowd participation. He waded into the crowd and thrust his microphone into people’s faces to sing the chorus from the song. (Spoiler: “Don’t … Continue reading

3 Comments

Posted in Concerts | Tagged , ,

Rick Springfield’s Roses

Just before Rick Springfield took the stage at his show at the Bergen PAC a week and a half ago, a stage hand stepped out in the dark and placed two bouquets of roses on the stage, just behind Springfield’s … Continue reading

Leave a comment

Posted in Concerts | Tagged , , ,

Rick Springfield: At the Bergen PAC

Once again, the concert was at the Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, NJ. That means I get to shoot the first three songs from the front corner of the floor in front of the stage, standing amongst gigantic stacks … Continue reading

Leave a comment

Posted in Concerts | Tagged ,

Rick Springfield: The Lanyard Story

After my last couple of concerts, I picked up a cheap photo pass holder and lanyard off of eBay. I think it cost all of $7, after shipping. The big clear plastic piece lets you slide your pass right in. … Continue reading

Leave a comment

Posted in Concerts | Tagged ,

Rick Springfield, Part 1

The five year old me is amazed at what the 35 year old me did last Friday night: Photographed a Rick Springfield concert. There’s a little bit of background to this you need to understand: When I was growing up, … Continue reading

Leave a comment

Posted in Concerts | Tagged ,

Rick Springfield: Preview

I took a lot of pictures at the Rick Springfield concert last Friday night, at the Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, NJ. I’m still sorting things out, but write-ups should begin tomorrow. In the meantime, here’s a quick preview.

1 Comment

Posted in Uncategorized |

Pearl River Day 2011

Shooting Pearl River Day 2011 meant more “concert” shooting, with a variety of musical acts performing live — some on stage, and some (like this one) on the street at the other end of the festivities.  Sadly, I never go … Continue reading

Leave a comment

Posted in Uncategorized |