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David Lees
Artist | Hobbyist | Photography
United Kingdom
Current Residence: North Ayrshire
Favourite genre of music: Industrial/EBM
MP3 player of choice: Mah phone
Skin of choice: Who am I, Ed Gein?
Favourite cartoon character: Corporate Skull
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Ooft, it's been a long time. Thanks to health issues over the last couple of years I haven't been able to travel to Glasgow to shoot and the last thing I covered was a local event back in summer 2013, so it was great to get back to The Classic Grand and cover the Scottish date of the Faderhead/Aesthetic Perfection European tour.

It was also the first time I've used my Sony NEX-6 for shooting live music. Although there were a couple of quirks (the shutter button is a little too easy to press fully when you're trying to hold focus, so I may have to look into using rear-button focus for shows, and the aperture dial is a bit easy to accidentally nudge) I still managed to get about the same "keeper" rate as when I was shooting with an SLR and the high ISO performance is noticeably better than my Canon 50D. 3200 ISO is now a useable option rather than a last resort, and I'm interested in seeing how 6400 ISO would perform.

Not to mention it was a really good night. AP really put on a great live show and were definitely the highlight.

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:iconankaaaaporr:
Check out my gallery!
I draw aaand take photos. :'D
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:iconzaigwast:
:iconfemaleexcellence: Join us ! :D .... monthly art promotion awaits those with great art ! :#1:
If you do so, please submit to the correct category and do not forget about the rules. :aww:
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Annestern Oct 1, 2013  Professional Artist
Thank you for watching :)
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Eukendei Aug 6, 2013   Photographer
Thanks for the add David..
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VelesPhotos Aug 7, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome :)
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Loucos Jun 28, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you ! :bug:
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:iconivanrostoff:
I uploaded mosaics of your photos to the jigsaw puzzle site Jigidi.com. [link] [link]
If you like I will take them down.
However I would like to upload them to my Deviant account.
I would never sell them, I acknowledge the art as yours, and link to your page. I have made the same deal with nmsmith or Nathan smith.
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:iconvwake:
::> Hey David, thanks a ton for the recent :+fav:. Very much appreciated. :)
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:iconvalentinous:
thanks for the fav on "avenue victor hugo" ;)
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VelesPhotos Jan 21, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome :)
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