Preview: The National

I'm cranking on the full set now and have a big edit in front of me, but here's one shot from The National's show last night. The show was epic and I had the privilege of shooting the full set thanks to my awesome friend Heather, which was a huge thrill.

This shot was made at ISO 2000 with the Nikon D3 at 1/160 and f/2.8.

Check back for the full set – just as soon as I can rip through these thousand images…

My Camera DSLR and Lenses for Concert Photography

Nikon D850:
I use two Nikon D850 for my live music photography. A true do-it-all DSLR with amazing AF, fast response, and no shortage of resolution.
nikon-24-70mm-f28-lens-squareNikon 24-70mm f/2.8:
For most gigs, the 24-70mm is my go-to lens. Exceptional image quality at wide apertures and super-functional range.
Nikon-70-200-squareNikon 70-200mm f/2.8 VR:
A perfect pair to the Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8, I can basically shoot any job with the midrange and this lens. Superb image quality.
nikon-14-24mm-f28-lens-squareNikon 14-24mm f/2.8:
Ultra-wide perspective, ridiculously sharp even wide open at f/2.8. I love using this lens up-close and personal, where it excels.
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