How to build your online portfolio

Your work is important. Whether you’re shooting; music, landscapes, products, promo, portrait or animals it’s important you show your work. A couple of years ago I had just left university and found it extremely difficult to get a job. I was falling out of love with my work and the constant ‘rejections’ made it more…

Warren Millar at HipFest 2018

I was very honoured to be asked by Matt Hart from Fujiholics and Alan Raw the curator of Hull International Photography Festival to give a talk at the opening weekend 5th-7th October 2018. Heres the talk I gave on my gig photography and my journey so far in this field. HipFest (as its known) runs…

Building The Rockstar Photographer

If you are interested in concert photography, you may well of heard the name Matthias Hombauer. As a music photographer or more importantly as an incredibly hardworking and influential mentor, Matthias plays a huge role in the gig photography community. Many of you joined us after listening to our podcast interview with Matthias late last…

12 Days Of Christmas – Looking to start gig photography?

Shout About It loves to see people get into gig photography. It’s so important that we help and support fellow photographers welcoming them into the pit with open arms. As part of our 12 Days of Christmas, we asked our good friend Alex Williams to put some advice together for people looking to get into…

Music Insights #1: From behind the drum kit

Us gig photographer’s are lucky enough to attend hundreds of gigs and see thousands of talented musicians perform. Arguably, a lot of gigs we shoot, we tend to photograph on the person at the front. One shot that always seems complicated to catch is the drummer. Being right at the back of the stage and…

Photographer Insights #1 – Craig Taylor Broad

We look deeper into the tales of gig photographers. First up, an insight into Craig Taylor Broad. 1. Tell us about yourself? I’m a thirty one year old photographer who lives in Cornwall, UK. 2. How/When did you get into gig photography? It took me a long time to get into photography in general and…