Head In The Clouds Festival has kicked off the summer festival season in New York City! Despite unseasonably cold temperatures, music fans eagerly gathered at the iconic Forest Hills Stadium to witness a pioneering showcase of Asian artistry. What I love about festivals in NYC is that they have to end early due to noise […]

Concert Photography

May 13, 2024

Photographing Head In The Clouds Festival

The stage of Head In The Clouds Festival NY at Forest Hills Stadium.

In typical concert photography fashion, only a few hours before the Trilogy Tour was set to kick off at Madison Square Garden I received a last-minute approval to photograph the legendary trio of Enrique Iglesias, Ricky Martin, and Pitbull. On this evening, I can finally check off “photographing at Madison Square Garden.” The last time […]

Concert Photography, Event Photography

November 2, 2023

Concert Photography of Trilogy Tour at Madison Square Garden

Macklemore, the musical virtuoso born Benjamin Hammond Haggerty, has been an indomitable force in the music industry for well over a decade. Renowned for his socially charged lyrics and infectious pop-infused hip-hop tracks like Thrift Shop, he possesses an uncanny knack for forging profound connections with his audience. I had the privilege of photographing Macklemore’s […]

Concert Photography, Event Photography

September 24, 2023

Macklemore Mackin’ It at Pier 17 Rooftop

Rapper Macklemore talks to the audience at The Rooftop at Pier 17 with the World Trade Center in the background.

In the heart of New York City’s Forest Hills, Queens, lies a historical gem that has witnessed countless musical legends grace its stage. Forest Hills Stadium, with its century-long legacy, is now the backdrop for Louis Tomlinson’s Faith in the Future World tour. Louis Tomlinson, the talented singer/songwriter, and former One Direction member, has embarked […]

Concert Photography, Event Photography

August 4, 2023

Louis Tomlinson Concert Photography At Forest Hills Stadium

Louis Tomlinson concert photography at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, NY.

As a beginner looking to break into the world of concert photography, it’s important to know what to do and what to avoid in order to succeed. Concerts offer a unique and exciting opportunity for photographers to capture candid moments and emotions on stage. Over the years, I’ve had the opportunity to photograph big-name musicians […]

Concert Photography, Photography Tips

June 12, 2023

The ULTIMATE Beginners Guide To Breaking into Concert Photography

Concert photography of singer, UPSAHL, playing guitar on stage at Racket NYC in Chelsea.

The energy was electric at Racket, the Chelsea music hall, as UPSAHL took the stage for a highly anticipated performance. With hundreds of thousands of followers across social media, the alt-pop sensation has a dedicated fan base who were eager to hear her live. While waiting for her to come onstage, I even heard some […]

Concert Photography, Event Photography

May 10, 2023

Concert Photography: UPSAHL Causing A Racket At Racket NYC

Concert photography of UPSAHL at Racket NYC.

Steve Aoki is one of the top DJs in the electronic music scene (EDM), and this was a full-circle moment for me photographing his concert! I can still remember it like it was yesterday, his show was one of the first live EDM shows I went to when I entered the scene ten years ago. […]

Concert Photography, Event Photography

March 18, 2023

Steve Aoki Concert Photography – Terminally Fun at Terminal 5!

Steve Aoki Concert Photography at Terminal 5

Mandy Moore, or more recently known as Rebecca Pearson on the hit NBC tv show, This Is Us, is a superstar with entertainment roots as a singer and songwriter. I got a chance to watch her show at New York City’s iconic music venue, Webster Hall while I was on a concert photography assignment. First […]

Concert Photography, Event Photography

June 17, 2022

Live from NYC, It’s Mandy Moore At Webster Hall

Mandy Moore smiling while singing at Webster Hall.

DJ Snake, is a Grammy-nominated French DJ who knows how to produce banger after banger. The list of what he’s produced is endless and he skyrocketed to commercial success with the hit songs Bird Song and Turn Down For What which features Lil Jon. He also collaborated on the mega-successful 2015 song, Lean On with […]

Concert Photography, Event Photography

May 30, 2022

No Sleep ‘Till Brooklyn Mirage with DJ Snake

DJ Snake at the Brooklyn Mirage.

Down in the grungy section of the East Village resides The Bowery Electric NYC, which is where I photographed up-and-coming singer/songwriter Ella Galvin for her first New York City concert. Growing up partying in the East Village area during college and my early twenties, The Bowery Electric is exactly the type of venue I envisioned […]

Concert Photography, Event Photography, NYC Photography

May 14, 2022

Ella Galvin’s Electric Show at Bowery Electric NYC

Ella Galvin and her bandmates perform at the Bowery Electric NYC.