“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.” ~ Bob MarleyIf you know someone in a band or that is a musician and you own a camera expect to be asked to take band photos or something. Over the years I've known quite a few, below are some of my photos. It can be a very rewarding opportunity and a chance to see a free show.
Music Photography and good outside photography and how to at the HIVE
Concert photography can be a fun and exiting experience. The basics of covering a concert for the first time including getting to know the artist, doing a bit of preplanning to know what the environment will look and feel like, picking your fastest lens(es), switching to both Spot Metering and Manual Mode to have the most control of exposure and keeping an eye on ISO so you are aware of noise in your photos.