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Professional Band Photos, Do Musicians REALLY Need Them?
https://samaelcreative.com/tips-for-getting-quality-consert-photos-that-get-you-noticed/...
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Tips For Getting Quality Consert Photos That Get You Noticed
As a photographer, capturing the essence of a live concert can be a challenging yet rewarding task. Bands, artists, stage crew, and especially the light technicians can significantly influence the quality of their concert photos by following a few simple tips. These pointers will help photographers ...
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How much does it cost to hire a consert photographer?
Hiring a professional concert photographer can vary widely in cost depending on several factors. Here’s a breakdown to help bands, labels, and band management understand what to expect: Understanding these factors will help you budget effectively and choose a photographer who aligns with your visi...
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Professional Band Photos, Do Musicians REALLY Need Them?
https://samaelcreative.com/tips-for-getting-quality-consert-photos-that-get-you-noticed/...
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Tips For Getting Quality Consert Photos That Get You Noticed
As a photographer, capturing the essence of a live concert can be a challenging yet rewarding task. Bands, artists, stage crew, and especially the light technicians can significantly influence the quality of their concert photos by following a few simple tips. These pointers will help photographers ...
Read More
How much does it cost to hire a consert photographer?
Hiring a professional concert photographer can vary widely in cost depending on several factors. Here’s a breakdown to help bands, labels, and band management understand what to expect: Understanding these factors will help you budget effectively and choose a photographer who aligns with your visi...
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What type of photography license types are there?
To those outside the industry, all the license terms used to supply stock photography can be a little confusing! Here's a little help: A license is an agreement that a photographer or agency provides and that the image buyer or user agrees to when they buy or download an image for use - even if [&he...
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Moris Blak Interviewed by the Regen Magazine
Ryan H. (DoktorR) from the Regen Magazine interviewed Moris Blak aka Brian Blaknoise and featured some of the photos I took from the Moris Blak show when he visited here in Helsinki for the Hellsinki Industrial Festival 2022. You can read the interview HERE Need a photographer or videographer? Send ...
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Hellsinki Industrial Festival 2022 | Report by Dark Entries
Door Steven 'Stel' Redant wrote an article from the Hellsinki Industrial Festival weekend in both english and Dutch. Both articles illustrated with the photos I took from the eventful weekend. HERE is the article in English | HERE is the article in Dutch Need a photographer or videographer? Send an ...
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Event & Music Photography

Dead By April at Tavastia, Helsinki
Original article written for Tuonela Magazine Despite the public transportation strikes turning Helsinki’s center into a ghost town on February 2nd, 2024, the anticipation for the triple treat of SELF DECEPTION, ONE MORNING LEFT, and DEAD BY APRIL at Tavastia stage dr...
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Marianas Rest at On the Rocks 19.01.2024
Original article written for Tuonela Magazine The eagerly awaited sold-out show at On the Rocks in Helsinki on January 19th, 2024, featuring MARIANAS REST and OMNIUM GATHERUM, lived up to the hype. Kicking off the night was MARIANAS REST, who set the stage for the ...
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In Mourning at On the Rocks 04.01.2024
Original article written for Tuonela Magazine I kicked off my music photography journey for the year in the familiar and vibrant atmosphere of On the Rocks, Helsinki, where ANYALA and IN MOURNING were set to play on January 4th, 2024. The much-anticipated headliner, IN ...
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Anyala at On the Rocks 04.01.2024
Original article written for Tuonela Magazine I kicked off my music photography journey for the year in the familiar and vibrant atmosphere of On the Rocks, Helsinki, where ANYALA and IN MOURNING were set to play on January 4th, 2024. The evening kicked off with a powerful p...
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Lost Society at Kultsa, Helsinki
Original article written for Tuonela Magazine As the year was approaching its end, I decided to finally hit up Kulttuuritalo (or Kultsa) on December 29, 2023, for the first time, and boy, have I been missing out. Designed by the legendary architect Alvar Aalto and hosting ro...
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St.Aurora at Kultsa, Helsinki
Original article written for Tuonela Magazine As the year was approaching its end, I decided to finally hit up Kulttuuritalo (or Kultsa) on December 29, 2023, for the first time, and boy, have I been missing out. Designed by the legendary architect Alvar Aalto and hosting ro...
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Photoshoots

Kate in a cute boudoir shoot
Inspired by the shoot with Tia X earlier I had another photoshoot this time with Kate who was in front of my lens the first time. During this shoot, I really felt like I had found my niche as I really love playing with colored light on my shoots. It's a bit more challenging to […]...
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Leather, latex and Kata Kombi
This was now my third time shooting with Kata and like always we had a really fun time taking photos. I definitely took some of my favorite shots ever during this set. The whole plan began with the leather jacket and the colored lights. Eventually, we end up shooting exactly as long as my strobe [&h...
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Cyberpunk photoshoot with Susanie Endowed
I've only heard about the cool new metro station in Espoo, but never actually visited there. But when Susanie had this cool cyberpunk-looking costume, I immediately wanted to shoot it at the new metro station because I had seen pictures of all those cool ceiling lights at the stations. The first one...
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Creative professional portrait shoot with Yolan
I shoot basic portraits and passport photos rarely, but I had taken a few pics for Yolan a while ago. Now he wanted something more creative looking, but professional. Something to use anywhere from LinkedIn, resume, or company website. My idea was to shoot some low-key photos with red color fill ins...
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Frosty photoshoot with Anni Dohlen
Dark fusion dancer Anni wanted to shoot some photos outdoors while there still was some snow on the ground. This was actually my first photoshoot during the day in winter time making it a bit new experience. Most of my photos are fairly dark and this was the complete opposite. Because Anni lives nea...
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Colorful photoshoot with Tia X
Tia has taken a long break from modeling and for a good reason. And because of that I was really excited to shoot with my long-time friend whom I've known almost as long as I've been photographing, but still, we have never collaborated even once. This was only my second time trying to squeeze a [&he...
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