Monthly Archives: June 2013

Crazy weekend

It is amazing what sports does to a city. An estimated two million people flooded downtown Chicago Friday morning to celebrate the Blackhawks  Stanley Cup win. In a weak moment I asked for a photo pass, and went down there. … Continue reading

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Skillet

Recently I blogged about a  band that was charging $250.00 to hang out with them! Now, I read that Skillet, a Christian rock band, is charging fans $165.00 to hang out with them all day at the venue, get a … Continue reading

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Top 50

It used to be that most of the music photographers in the country knew each other. Maybe I am just getting old, but recently someone sent me a link to a page with an article entitled “The Fifty Greatest Music … Continue reading

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Could be the best one yet!!

Someone sent me this link earlier in the week: Click here! Title of the post:  Emo band Hawthorne Heights charge photographers $150 to shoot band. First paragraph: Being a live music photographer might sound like a glamorous life, getting up, … Continue reading

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Lot’s of photo controversy this last week.

First there is this: Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer certainly has people paying attention: moms, telecommuters, Tumblr-heads and the rest of the tech world, of course. Now, professional photographers. “Today, with cameras as pervasive as they are there’s no such thing … Continue reading

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