Photographing bands or artists can be a fun and interesting way to hone one's photography skills, but having the right inventory, both tangible and otherwise, is essential to capturing musicians at their best and most poster-worthy. Here we break down four essentials.
In this latest from MusicThinkTank, Rachelle Wilber details the four essentials every band photographer needs to have on hand.
"Musicians often like to look flashy and glamorous. That often involves wearing makeup. Busy musicians don’t always have makeup products easily accessible, however. That’s the reason some of the wisest professional photographers always make a point to have small makeup stashes. If you want your subjects to look cool and camera-ready, you need to purchase powder, concealer, lip gloss and perhaps even some eye makeup."