Jenny Lewis

Jenny Lewis @ the Pageant -- 2009.06.14

June 14, 2009 – Touring in support of her sophomore solo album, Acid Tongue, Jenny Lewis played a soulful show to an enraptured audience at the Pageant.

Jenny Lewis @ the Pageant -- 2009.06.14

Jenny Lewis @ the Pageant -- 2009.06.14

Jenny Lewis @ the Pageant -- 2009.06.14

Jenny Lewis @ the Pageant -- 2009.06.14

Jenny Lewis @ the Pageant -- 2009.06.14

Jenny Lewis @ the Pageant -- 2009.06.14

Jenny Lewis @ the Pageant -- 2009.06.14

Jenny Lewis @ the Pageant -- 2009.06.14

Photographer's Notes:

I'd photographed Rilo Kiley a few years ago, so I was eager to see Jenny Lewis rock the stage in her solo effort this time around.

This was a pretty straight-forward show, with fairly steady lighting. While Jenny Lewis and band received more marginal front-lighting, there was an abundant amount of white backlighting, which created some nice accents.

I used the Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8 and Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8 for this concert. Overall, I favored the telephoto for the most part; the 70-200mm was perfect for isolating shots of Lewis.

This gig was first three from a narrow photo pit at the front of the stage.

My Camera DSLR and Lenses for Concert Photography

Nikon Z 7:
I use two Nikon Z 7 for my live music photography. A true do-it-all mirrorless camera with amazing AF, great speed and fantastic resolution.

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Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8S:
The 24-70mm is my go-to lens. The range is ideal for stage front photography and the image quality is superb.

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Nikon 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.

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Nikon 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.

See My Full Kit for Concert Photography

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