Archive for the ‘Anna Calvi’ Category

When Anna Calvi & her band were warming-up backstage for the last leg of the Laneway Festival 2012, I was situated at the first two rows drooling at her distressed Fender American Standard Telecaster maple fingerboard 3-color sunburst. Pardon my jargon but I am a guitar lover & Fender Telecasters make my adrenaline shoot through the roof. I did some test shots on the roadies trying to get things right on stage & my previous settings of aperture priority at f2.5 was blowing up the highlights of the faces. I set my exposure compensation to -1 until I got what I wanted. The sky was getting dark & the stage lights became apparent. Yes, the party has just begun. (more…)