Concert Portfolio: Updated

Stone Temple Pilots

Just a quick note to say I've updated my portfolio. Unlike previous incarnations of my portfolio, for this round I decided to try something completely new.

First, I retired all of the images in my previous portfolio. While my old book included some of my very favorite concert images, I wanted a clean break so that I could clearly define the display of new work without past influence.

Next, I decided to limit myself to images from the last few months, drawing entirely from my most recent events to show the freshest images.

So, what made the cut? You can see the resulting 18 images here.

As a concise statement about yourself as a photographer, one's portfolio is an essential part of communicating your vision and your capabilities. If you're interested in refreshing your portfolio, or looking to create one for the first time, check out my 8 Tips for a Great Photography Portfolio.

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.


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.


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.


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

Help Support

If this article or any other content on was helpful to you, please consider supporting this site and grabbing your next photo gear purchase through one of my affiliate links:

Simply clicking through any product links on this site helps me bring you free content like the photography tips and gear reviews regularly posted on, and naturally it doesn't cost you a cent more.