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I am so excited to tell you that my first magazine (but it’s such nice quality it could be considered a book) Your Music Photographer – is coming out! Actually it is out. You can get…

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I got a last minute assignment to photograph Pierce The Veil and Sleeping with Sirens together. The shoot in total took about 30 minutes. Here is a video of me explaining everything. Enjoy  

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I photographed Paramore about eight months ago in San Diego. The band hired me to photograph them, as they needed some updated press images. I had never worked with them before this. I tend to roll…

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I was interviewed recently by a few different publications. Well-done interviews are important because they give me an outlet to discuss different aspects of my career that I am not able to touch on within my…

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2013 was awesome. I had so much fun. I traveled a lot–a lot more than I had planned, but things never go as planned and that’s is what keeps it all interesting. My main goal was…

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This is my fourth time doing these backstage portraits. Whether or not I can do the shoot depends on if the venue 3 white walls, a white ceiling, and a backstage area people actually hang out…

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Adam Elmakias here, San Diego based music photographer. I have been photographing bands both on and off the road for the better part of the past four years of my life. What started as a hobby quickly…

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I photographed Pierce The Veil for their 2012 release “Collide With The Sky”. Basically we shot all the images that would be used for general press having to do with their album. So think posters, flyers,…

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2011 was an awesome year. I switched it up a little bit and shot a lot less press/ promo images for bands and did a ton more touring and traveling. I also put a lot of…

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I did a guest blog on Scott Kelby’s blog all about shooting live shows, full post after the jump… read full post This is badass. I have never done a guest blog before, so thanks to…

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