How To

Photograph Live Music & Gigs

  • Apr 2023
  • Night-time and Low-light · Weddings and Events
  • 25 minutes

What you will learn in this course.

Join pro photographer and Canon shooter Isha Shah for this free tutorial on photographing live music in a large venue. We'll also talk about gig photography. Isha is an expert photographer who has captured incredible images of well-known musicians including Lizzo; her work has been published internationally. For this piece we will be focusing on live music and gig photography so that you can replicate this using a band/gig near you. This course is supported by Canon.

The tutorial will cover:

• Planning, location choice and setup; how to gain access.

• Kit requirements; we'll talk to fast, low-light capability to capture the best shots live.

• Settings.

• Working in low-light with moving subjects.

• Tips and tricks for music photography.


Meet the speaker

Isha Shah

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