Pax (funcrunch) wrote,
Pax
funcrunch

Concert: Mitch Woods & His Rocket 88's

My jazz teacher from Blue Bear, Jim Peterson, often plays sax with Mitch Woods. Today I went to see them at the North Beach Festival at Washington Square Park.



I decided to bring my camera along. Security inspected bags at the gate, and didn't balk at my bulky SLR, which was good; several others were in evidence as well. I had a hard time with the contrast in lighting between the shaded stage and the bright sunlit sky. I tried a number of different settings, ending up with over 400 photos, which I narrowed down to the 80 or so I posted. I used mostly my 85mm lens, with the 17-55mm used for full-stage and crowd shots.

The band really got the crowd dancing, it was a fun set. I'm glad I finally made it to this festival, having lived just down the street from it for five years now.
Tags: concert, photography
Subscribe

  • Race report: Kaiser Permanente Half Marathon

    It seems I only use LiveJournal for blogging about racing nowadays. I've been much more active (too active, really) on Facebook on other topics. My…

  • Year in review - 2014

    Starting on testosterone therapy and subsequently getting a legal change of name and gender were my most important events of 2014 (and indeed,…

  • Race report: DSE Aquatic Park 10K

    It seems that since VeganMofo 2014 ended I haven't been interested in blogging here much. I have been quite active on Facebook and have been…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments