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Brian Wilson 5: The Wrap Up

The good news is that any concert photography experience is a good one.  Doesn’t matter what the size of the band or of the venue is, any time you take a camera to a show and seriously take pictures, you’re … Continue reading

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Brian Wilson 4: Two Things I Wish I Did Differently

I wish I did change lenses. I could have used the 70-300mm to get close-up shots of Wilson, instead of the half- or three-quarter-length shots of him that I wound up with. I might have been able to use the … Continue reading

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Brian Wilson 3: ARGH! THE LIGHTS!!!!

I now appreciate how easy the Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers concert was to photograph. They stood in a straight line on stage, evenly lit. The only problem was that Steve Martin’s white suit was naturally brighter than … Continue reading

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Brian Wilson 2: Lens Selection

Shooting position was from the left and right corner of the stage. There was an open area in both sections. We weren’t allowed in front of the stage where there was a row of seats, but that’s OK. There wasn’t … Continue reading

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Brian Wilson 1: Getting There Is Half the Fun, Right?

As with Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers, it was one email to Brian Wilson’s publicist (listed on his web page) that got me a photo pass within 24 hours.  I love it when they make things easy like … Continue reading

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