What makes a great concert photo? 14 tips to music photography greatness.
I shoot a lot of gigs. Over the past five years or so, I’ve shot hundreds and hundreds of them, if not more. In fact, in the past ten weeks alone, since launching my Front Row Focus publication, I’ve photographed three festivals, and about a dozen local concerts, totaling countless artists (okay, I could count [...]
My Top 3 Favorite Photographers
I am often asked who my “favorite” photographer is. This is a rather difficult question for me, as I admittedly do not know much about photography (or art) history, as they didn’t teach me that stuff in engineering college, and I haven’t read up on stuff like that in my copious amount of free time [...]
Press Release: Vagabond Photo Walks – WNC announced!
A New Photography MeetUp Sparks Interest in the Asheville / WNC Region
What’s in the bag (and in the luggage)?
So, you’re heading off on a big “photography” trip. I know the feeling — I’ll be on my way to Venice to lead a Vagabond Vistas Photo Tour at 2:10pm this afternoon! In preparation for this journey, I put together a comprehensive list off all of the gear that I need to bring, or would [...]
15 Criteria for Selecting a Photography Instructor
With the arrival of the digital age, photography has become more accessible than it has ever been. Now-a-days, it seems that everyone has a fancy DSLR camera, or a modern mirror-less model, with interchangeable lenses. Strangely enough, the camera manufacturers want you to believe that all you need to do is take the camera out [...]
Concert: John Fullbright
Date: August 3, 2012
Venue: The Altamont Theatre – Asheville, NC Read more »
Festival: 2012 FloydFest
Date: July 26 – 29, 2012 (photos from Saturday & Sunday only) Read more »
“Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.” Warren Buffet Read more »
Howdy y’all! I know. I know. It’s been a while since I added anything to the long-awaited got f-stop? blog. Well, there is a reason for that… I’ve been extremely busy with many business projects that will help to serve all of my clients and customers better, not the least of which was putting the final touches on the all-new David Simchock Photography website. I’m very excited about this achievement, so please check it out here: Read more »