Thomas and the Empty Orchestra, Jack Athey

A last minute juggle of my plans meant I could head on down to take some photos at this little acoustic gig at The Bowery. Although the stage area looked nice and well lit at first, when Jack Athey pulled his chair up, I realised that they would be entirely back lit. Perfectly atmospheric for all the audience, but pretty tough for me and my camera! As a result, I ended up manipulating these photos quite a bit.

 

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White Mess, Blind Eye

An update! Since doing all those photos for Tramlines, my back has been quite sore! I’ve put this down to hunching over the laptop every night tidying up photos for so long, so I’ve avoided finishing up some gigs I’ve shot. Oops. I’ve got about a 5 gig backlog now, so its about time I started catching up.

I was asked by White Mess to come down and take some shots. There were 4 bands on tonight, but wasn’t feeling great, so just grabbed the first two before heading off.

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