Outtakes: Production ad shoot by Shawn Clark

I recently did some shots in a recording studio for an ad and website. During several fo the shots, I had to drag the shutter to 1/4 second or so to get the lights of the recording board to show up. I have been shooting many of my street images with movement and have come to seek it out for my personal work.

Fortunately, I had a great cast and crew to work with and we also got the “solid” shots we needed….


Jazz bands...Outtakes. by Shawn Clark

I have shot a lot of different types of musical performances - Country Rock (Andrew Morris Band), Classic Rock (Phil Collins, Molly Hatchet), Rock (Emily Estefan, AME@Frost, Jeff Jefferies), Classical Symphony (Frost Symphony Orchestra) and then a few that should need no category, like the Blues Brothers(!). Plus many more! However… There is no music that beat JAZZ for fun and inspiration. The Frost School of Music Jazz program is top shelve in every way - Musicians, performance energy, piece selection, stage presence and visuals. Most of the time I end up with images I enjoy that far outnumber what is considered “an appropriate number” for a gallery, so instead, I will call these outtakes….