Category Archives for "Concert photography tips"

27 Photo Pit Etiquette

Photo Pit Etiquette

Photo Pit Etiquette Let’s talk about the coolest spot in a venue – the photo pit. The photo pit is the special area in front of the stage that separates the audience from the artist on-stage. This is our working area and safety zone as concert photographers. The photo pit experience will be different at […]

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Concert Photography Auto ISO

Concert Photography Auto ISO

Concert Photography Auto ISO My goal for you is to understand each camera setting such as Aperture, Shutter Speed an ISO and how they will result in awesome images. In this article I´ll talk about the Auto ISO setting in concert photography and explain how to use it.

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Concert Photography tips low light Destroyer Matthias Hombauer

7 Concert Photography Tips for Low Light Stages

Concert photography is rewarding and exciting but it can also be very challenging because of the low light conditions you have to work with.  Since flash photography is usually prohibited, you need to prepare yourself. With these concert photography tips for low light stage situations you´ll be well prepared to get awesome shots. 7 Concert Photography Tips for Low Light […]

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71 Nine Inch Nails; Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria

Black And White Photography For Concert Photographers

Have you ever been frustrated by how your photos turn out after shooting a concert in low-light situations? Most of the time, you have to fight with red/blue/green spotlights making your life difficult. In this blog post, I want to focus on this problem, but also on the solution which is Black & White Photography. […]

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54 Concert Photography Settings for Beginners

Concert Photography Settings Revealed

The correct concert photography settings are key to getting great photos in small and murky concert venues. Unfortunately, the automatic mode on your camera simply won’t do the trick and for a lot of concert photography beginners the journey already end at this early stage. In this article I’ll share some of the basic concert […]

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29 James Blake, Electronic Beats Festival, 20121010, Arena, Vienna, Austria

Concert photography: Shoot your first concert Part I

When you’re new to concert photography, it can all be a bit overwhelming at the beginning. Which clubs and concerts should I choose to shoot my first concert? What about my camera settings? Do I need a flash? Should I ask the band beforehand? In this 3 part series on how to “Shoot your first […]

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