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Three Songs, No Flash!: Your Ultimate Guide to Concert Photography by Loe Beerens

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Chapter 11. Catch That Outfit

Jamiroquai, 2006. Nikon D2X, 1/320 sec, f/2.8, ISO 1600, 170 mm

Figure 11.1. Jamiroquai, 2006. Nikon D2X, 1/320 sec, f/2.8, ISO 1600, 170 mm

Special headgear, like Jamiroquai's hat, is also a popular item at the opening of a show. If you manage to make a very good shot of it, you won't even need the second or third song. The only disadvantage is that fans will be able to tell where and when the shot was made, which makes the shot quickly outdated.

Bootsy Colins, 2008. Nikon D300, 1/250 sec, f/2.8, ISO 3200, 200 mm

Figure 11.2. Bootsy Colins, 2008. Nikon D300, 1/250 sec, f/2.8, ISO 3200, 200 mm

Bootsy Collins is known for his extravagant outfits. Most ...

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