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New Times Best Concert Photographer – A Few Favorites

I’m so honored and humbled to be nominated for the Phoenix New Times Best Concert Photographer in Phoenix. Here are a few of my favorite shots along with others being showcased for the contest. Thank you so much for all your support and don’t forget to vote HERE. Enjoy!


Luke Bryan with Lee Brice – October 2014

Venue: Ak-Chin Pavilion Client/Publication: azcentral.com/The Arizona Republic Time Allotted: Songs two and three from the pit Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 300 f/4.0 Luke’s stage includes a cat walk that T’s off at the top. Since he spends a lot of time singing to the crowd from the top of the cat walk. So, a […]


The Descendents – September 2014

Venue: Marquee Theater Client/Publication: Radio Station ALTAZ/KDKB 93.3 Time Allotted: First three songs from the pit Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-7-f/2.8


Godsmack – September 2014

Venue: Comerica Theater Client/Publication: Live Nation Time Allotted: First three songs from the pit Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-7-f/2.8 Fire! Always a fun to shoot if you can catch it on time. If you miss it the first time, you know it’s coming around again so be prepared. Godsmack is great to shoot and […]


Switchfoot – September 2014

Venue: Marquee Theater Client/Publication: Radio Station ALTAZ/KDKB 93.3 Time Allotted: First three songs from the pit Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-7-f/2.8


Gas Light Anthem w/ Against Me! – October 2014

Venue: Marquee Theater Client/Publication: Phoenix New Times Time Allotted: First three songs from the pit Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-7-f/2.8


Taking Back Sunday – September 2014

Venue: Marquee Theater Client/Publication: Radio Station ALTAZ/KDKB 93.3 Time Allotted: First three songs from the pit Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-7-f/2.8


Blake Shelton w/The Band Perry – Sept 2014

Venue: Ak-Chin Pavilion Client/Publication: Phoenix New Times Time Allotted: Songs two and three from Sound board Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 300 f/4.0 Nothing like a Blake Shelton show! Good times. Shooting from the soundboard isn’t always my favorite place to shoot from but since Blake has great lighting it was pretty easy.


Counting Crows – August 2014

Venue: Comerica Client/Publication: Live Nation Time Allotted: First three songs/Stage left or right on the floor/no center shooting Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-70 f/2.8 I’m not a fan of shooting from the sides. You can’t get a full straight shot of the band and you have to wait to get anything more than a […]


KISS – July 2014

Venue: Ak-Chin Pavilion Client/Publication: Live Nation Time Allotted: First two songs from the pit Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-70 f/2.8 One of the best bands to shoot! Lighting is great! Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley always pose for the photographers right to the edge of the stage. I was not given access to shoot […]


Alice Cooper – July 2014

Venue: Ak-Chin Pavilion Client: Live Nation Time Allotted: First three songs/from the pit Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-70 f/2.8 Alice Cooper opens for the last Motley Crue tour! We were able to shoot from the pit for the first three songs. No Flash. Fantastic set up! Lots going on! Alice is always moving and uses tons […]


Phillip Phillips – July 2014

Venue: Salt River Fields Client/Publication: Arizona Republic/azcentral.com [full gallery available here] Time Allotted: First three songs / Pit Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-70 f/2.8 and 300 f/4 Waited a few extra hours for Phillip to come on since we were attacked by a Haboob. (a major dust storm during our Arizona Monsoon season) At […]


Scotty McCreery – June 2014

Venue: Wild Horse Pass Date: June 6, 2014 Client/Publication: Arizona Republic/azcentral.com Time Allotted: First three songs/anywhere on the floor Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-70 f/2.4 and 300 f/4 The venue is small and easy to shoot up front without being in the way of the fans. Scotty has great lighting is is fun to shoot. […]


Lionel Richie w/ Cee Lo Green – June 2014

Venue: Ak-Chin Pavilion Client/Publication: Live Nation Time Allotted: Lionel Richie: 3 songs/soundboard Cee Lo Green: 1 song/soundboard Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 300 f/4 View full gallery HERE 


Motley Crue – June 2014

Venue: Ak-Chin Pavilion Client/Publication: Live Nation Time Allotted: 1 song/soundboard Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 300 f/4 For Motley Crue’s final tour “All Good Things Must Come to an End” we were allowed one song from the soundboard. That’s it. You do the best you can when you’re stuck in one place and aren’t allowed […]


Sean Lennon The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger – May 2014

Venue: Crescent Ballroom Client/Publication: Arizona Republic/azcentral.com Time Allotted: Open – anywhere on the floor Camera: Canon 20D and Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-70 f/2.8 and 300 f/4 See the full gallery HERE


Lana Del Rey – April 2014

Venue: Comerica Client/Publication: Live Nation Time Allotted: First three songs/ Soundboard Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-70 f/2.8 and 300 f/4 See More Photos Here


Lorde – April 2014

Venue: Comerica Client/Publication: Live Nation Time Allotted: First three songs / Soundboard Camera: Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-70 f/2.8 and 300 f/4


Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers – March 2014

Venue: Tempe Town Lake Client/Publication: Arizona Republic/azcentral.com [full gallery available here] Time Allotted: Open – anywhere on the floor Camera: Canon 20D and Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-70 f/2.8 and 300 f/4  


Flogging Molly – March 2014

Venue: Tempe Town Lake Client/Publication: Arizona Republic/azcentral.com Time Allotted: Open – anywhere on the floor Camera: Canon 20D and Canon 7D Lens: Canon 24-70 f/2.8 and 300 f/4 See full gallery HERE


Miley Cyrus – February 2014

Venue: US Airways Center Publication: Live Nation Time allotted: First 3 songs /soundboard Camera: Canpon 20D and 7D Lenses: Long lens 300 f/4 and 24-70 f/2.4  


PIXIES w/ opener Best Coast – February 2014

Venue: Comerica Theater Publication: Phoenix New Times Time allotted: First 3 songs / pit Camera: Canpon 20D and 7D Lenses: Long lens 300 f/4 and 24-70 f/2.4  


Augustines – February 2014

Venue: Crescent Ballroom Publication: Phoenix New Times Time allotted: full set Camera: Canpon 20D and 7D Lenses: Long lens 300 f/4 and 24-70 f/2.4  


George Strait with Martina McBride

Venue: US Airways Center Publication: Phoenix New Times (photos under copyright – click to view) Time allotted: First 2 songs /tunnel Camera: Canpon 20D and 7D Lenses: Long lens 300 f/4 and 24-70 f/2.4