Finding Your Way to the Front: The Ins and Outs of Live Music Photography

Live music photography isn’t all free tickets and backstage access. This seemingly-glamourous gig requires special equipment, skills and etiquette to present a killer final product. In this panel discussion, a roster of seasoned live music photographers will cover topics such as how they got their start in the industry, proper etiquette and protocols when shooting at gigs, their go-to equipment, and their favourite live-music photos.


  • Elyse Bouvier (Moderator)
  • Arif Ansari
  • Michael Grondin
  • Michaela Neuman
  • Allison Seto

(Photo: Chelsea Yang-Smith)