I'm all about country. If it has horses, cowboys, cowgirls, bulls, country musicians, or traveling in or out in the country (any country), I’m interested in photographing it! I also have a love of teaching. I am based in Phoenix in the wonderful state of Arizona. I invite you to visit my links below.
My ears are
still ringing! It was loud in
there. Before I get into the
photography, I learned that for next time I will bring a set of ear plugs just
Part of the crowd
venues, if you are not working as a professional photographer, security will
not let you bring in a “professional” camera like my Canon 5D Mark III. Luckily, I have a small backup camera, the
Canon S100, 12 megapixels and more importantly, able to shoot in manual and in
RAW format. Even sitting further back
than I’d like I was able to get some nice shots of the acts. I love the colors and the spectacular
lighting of these concerts. It also
helps I enjoy country music. I suppose
if I was getting paid I’d photograph a rock and roll concert, but I truly enjoy
country music and the fans, who tend to be the most polite I’ve ever met.
Jason Aldean on stage!
processing tool was Adobe Lightroom 5. I
cropped, used clarity, and noise reduction on the photos and that was about