One From Mayhem: DragonForce

Herman Li of DragonForce

Metal shredder and Guitar Hero Herman Li, taking a brief moment from melting faces to give a little love to the camera.

Without a doubt, DragonForce was hands-down one of my favorite bands to photograph at the Rockstar Mayhem Fest this year.

Between the crazy antics, flying hair, and searing solos, DragonForce puts on a show that is just plain fun.

I'm still slogging through the images from this festival, but all the hard works is finished, so stay tuned for a full set of the crushing metal dropping tomorrow!

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

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