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There’s a Jake Shimabukuro Documentary

It’s showing up on the film festival circuit now.  More information at this link. Here’s a preview, which is a performance of “Bohemian Rhapsody”: Check out my concert pics of Shimabukuro here.

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Jake Shimabukuro: The End

And so we come to the end of the concert.  And I promised a big ending. It was big for me, in a most unexpected way, at least.  Shimabukuro ended his set with his two biggest viral hits, “While My … Continue reading

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Jasmine Star: Concert Photographer?

(The following is a work of loving parody. Really. I have nothing against Jasmine Star. Love those images on her blog. Great sense of light. Fun personality. Terrific CreativeLive classes. But, well, I thought this might be funny…) The first … Continue reading

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Jake Shimabukuro Concert: Photographic Trivia

Random bits of photographic trivia: White balance is important. I stupidly had mine set to “Flash.” It’s not a problem, since I shoot RAW and can adjust it in post without worry.  But, man, did all the pictures come out … Continue reading

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Jake Shimabukuro Takes the Stage

Shimabukuro came on stage to an enthusiastic crowd response.  Smiling, he thanked everyone for coming out and introduced the first song.  And when he played, alone on the stage, he took a step back and over to the side of … Continue reading

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Jake Shimabukuro: Setting the Stage

Looking at the Excel spreadsheet I use to track such things, I’ve requested 16 photo passes this year.  I’ve been granted three so far, with a couple still up in the air. One’s coming up this weekend, but I won’t … Continue reading

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Preview: Jake Shimabukuro

The man has forearms of steel. You need those if you’re going to be a ukelele virtuoso. Jake Shimabukuro is one of the most impressive musicians I’ve ever seen. Creative. Powerful. Funny. He’s a man who doesn’t take himself too … Continue reading

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