Archive for March, 2013

Live Music – The Dear Hunter @ Gramercy Theatre

A bit of alternative rock you say?  The Dear Hunter, while not metal or hardcore, proved to put on quite an enjoyable show at the sold-out Gramercy Theatre this passed Thursday…


Live Music – The Ghost Inside @ Gramercy Theatre

The Ghost Inside is one of my favorite new bands, and when they headlined a sold-out Gramercy Theatre, I jumped at the chance to shoot them.  Lucky me as well, I was the only photographer in the tiny photo pit…


Live Music – Stick To Your Guns @ Gramercy Theatre

While opening for The Ghost Inside, Stick To Your Guns had the chance to pummel the Gramercy Theatre with a bit of their heavy melodic hardcore grooves…


Live Music – Stray From The Path @ Gramercy Theatre

Stray From The Path are sort of local heroes for the Long Island hardcore scene.  Being my first time shooting them, I was excited to see what these local boys could do, for a sold-out show with many their in their honor…


Band Promos – Trace Your Steps

Trace Your Steps is a band that I’ve shot live a few times now.   This was the first time I’ve shot band promos for them, and we came back with some great results…


Live Music – The Devil Wears Prada @ The Paramount

Do you enjoy dark red lighting?  Well, The Devil Wears Prada certainly do.  Co-headlining with As I Lay Dying at The Paramount in Huntington, NY, this was a tough shoot…


Live Music – As I Lay Dying @ The Paramount

Strobe light, green light, 1, 2, 3… these were the challenges I faced shooting As I Lay Dying at The Paramount in Huntington recently…


Live Music – The Chariot @ The Paramount

The Chariot is something else.  Something unique   Something that has to be seen to understand.  I love what they do, and you will too.  Opening for As I Lay Dying and The Devil Wears Prada at The Paramount, I had no idea what to expect…


News – My Kingdom Live Music Video

I shot a live music video, and here were the results:


Live Music – Soilwork @ Gramercy Theatre

Soilwork are one of the Gothenburg metal sound, and with a new (double) album out, “The Living Infinte”, the band is on a headlining tour of the US.  Making a stop at The Gramercy Theatre in NYC, I had the chance to shoot these melodic metal titans…


Live Music – Every Time I Die @ Irving Plaza

Every Time I Die has EASILY been one of the most challenging  but absolutely enjoyable bands that I’ve had the pleasure of shooting so far. They played a to a sold-out crowd at Irving Plaza, and no one in the band stood still for less than a second…


Live Music – Trace Your Steps @ Revolution LI

Trace Your Steps is a 5-piece Metalcore/Post-hardcore band from here on Long Island whom I’ve become friends with shortly after they did a tour with my good friends in fellow Long Island Hardcore Band, My Kingdom.  Having only shot them in small bars with zero to no lighting thus far, when I heard they were playing at […]


News – New Site!

Hey all, and thanks for coming. This post is pretty much filler, but hey, I just finished updating my website.  There are little tweaks and whatnot that I’m still doing, but hey, its up an running.  Thanks for checking it out!


Tips – How to Research a Live Music Gig

Let’s say you’ve gotten the opportunity to photograph a well-known touring band.  A photo pass with your name on it is waiting for you at will call, and you’re ready for it.  Exciting right?  In order to get some great shots, all the technical and gear requirements aside, what can you do, research wise, to […]


Live Music – secondhand smoke @ BrickHouse Brewery

This past weekend I had the pleasure of catching a performance at a small local bar in Patchouge here on Long Island, The BrickHouse Brewery.  The band performing was secondhand smoke, who play covers of well known rock and jazz tunes, such as The Beatles, “She’s So Heavy”,  Pearl Jam’s “Animal”, and Jimmy Hendrix’s “Crosstown Traffic.”