Archive for the ‘TheSampler Music Blog’ Category

So this was my first all-access show at The Pageant, as well as my first concert shooting all primes… Actually, make that all prime. I shot this whole show with a 28mm f/2.8. Not exactly my lens of choice, but my regular lens wasn’t available at the time so I had to make due with   Read More …

My first photo shoot I took on assignment from a legitimate magazine. You can check out the post here. Thanks a ton to Eleven Magazine for helping me get my name out there! Thanks to Ted Leo for letting me shoot, even though I made you a little uncomfortable… Promise it won’t happen again.

Gateway Getaway Promo from Kein Bartlett on Vimeo. A video promo I did for the local St. Louis band, Gateway Getaway. Super nice bunch of guys, definitely make a point to see them live sometime. Just a little promo I did for my friends in Gateway Getaway. Their music is amazing, go check them out!   Read More …

Full review at TheSampler

I really enjoyed shooting these guys. They’re an emerging high school pop punk band from O’Fallon (I think?) Missouri, and extremely worth seeing. If you like Four Year Strong, you’ll definitely enjoy these guys. I definitely plan on shooting them again! I’m gonna put up a full review on TheSampler.

My first shoot at the Firebird… And it was a TON of fun. For this shoot there was no time limit, so I had some time to get creative with my lenses and metering techniques and whatnot. Shot on a Canon 7D, using a Canon 28-70mm f/2.8, and a Canon 50mm f/1.8 lens. Stay tuned   Read More …

This was my first legit concert shoot ever. I shot it with a Canon 7D using a 28-70mm f/2.8 Canon lens. I thought this shoot was a ton of fun, and I sincerely can’t wait to for my next shoot. (Tokyo Police Club @ The Firebird)