Firefly Music Festival '18

What I love most about what I do is that it allows me to meet new people, new artists, new talent, and fall in love with new music. I had such an incredible time photographing and filming the 2018 Firefly Music Festival. This four-day festival has made me fall even more in love with capturing true, raw moments. Seeing some of my favorite artists pour their hearts and energy out on stage and being able to capture the passion they share with their fans makes my job a whole lot more exciting.

below are a few photos from the festival: 

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Our Last Night - The Selective Hearing North American Tour

Always a pleasure capturing Our Last Night's set. This band was one of the very firsts to reach out with positive feedback about my work. Been a fan of theirs for a long time and I am glad that I have been able to watch them grow as artists every time I catch one of their shows. Catch them on their tour if ya haven't already! 

// check out a few photos below

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Mad Sounds Magazine | Issue 27 - The Dreamer's Issue

Mad Sound's Spring issue is finally here - Issue 27: The Dreamer's Issue. This issue is dedicated to dreams - "where our biggest dreams are cultivated by growth, self-love, and working towards new beginnings." The Dreamer's Issue is filled with so many talented visual artists, with inspiring stories and art. Also included in this issue are my photos from the COIN show along with a show review! Thank you to Mad Sounds and Giselle Melendres as always. 

// click here to read the full issue: https://issuu.com/madsoundsmagazine/docs/mad_sounds_issue_no._27

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COIN | The North American Tour

Had the chance to photograph my first ever indie band, COIN, at the 9:30 club in Washington D.C. for OnestoWatch.com . I loved every second of it. COIN'S fanbase is so passionate and the band brings this radiant, ultraviolet energy to their set that is so mesmerizing. Being a music photographer + videographer, I have been able to indulge myself in so many different genres of music and so many different kinds of crowds and COIN'S "atmosphere" was something so different from anything else I have ever experienced. Thank you to Columbia Records for the opportunity! 

// below are a few photos from the show

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Asking Alexandria | The Resurrection Tour

Caught Asking Alexandria on their Resurrection Tour in Baltimore. It was hands down the toughest show I’ve ever shot, especially with it being sold out and all. But it was so good to see the guys in AA again 🤘🏼it was def a blast from the past. 

// check out a few photos below

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Volumes

Cleaning out some old footage and came across this raw clip of Volumes performing at Baltimore Soundstage. I tweaked it up a bit and wanted to throw it up on here. Lately I have been shooting more EDM shows (which I love), but I miss shooting my rock/intimate shows. There is just something so different about the energy and atmosphere at a rock show compared to a EDM show. Music is music and I love it all, but I can't wait to get back into the heavy scene.  

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2017

Grateful for all the highs and all the lows that came with 2017. Grateful for the opportunities, all the bonds I have formed with some of the best people, the artists I have been able to work with, the countless shows I have shot, the projects I’ve been blessed to be part of, the people who never stopped believing in me, the painful all nighters that created magic, the doubt and frustration that turned into courage and motivation, and to the times where I wanted to give up but proved myself wrong. Thank you to those who have been supporting me along the way. 2017 was one hell of a challenging year, but I won’t forget the good times ✌🏼#heresto2018 

Mad Sounds Magazine | Issue 26 - The Age of Influence

The 26th Issue of Mad Sounds, The Age of Influence, is finally out! This issue is dedicated to the power of young creators and influencers in our modern day world. On the cover, we have the amazing Teala Dunn, who is a self-made girl boss! Also featured, are my photos of Jay Wynter in a photo series titled: The Wynter Effect. As always, this issue is full of talented creatives, artists, and innovators who share their passion stories with us. Thank you to Giselle Melendres for another amazing release! We hope you enjoy our fall/winter issue. 

// read the full issue here: https://issuu.com/madsoundsmagazine/docs/mad_sounds_issue_no._26

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