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Jake Shimabukuro!

jakes_generic-01Virtuoso Ukulele Player!

Seriously, the guy’s insanely good.  The flamenco song he played would rip anyone else’s tendons right out of their arms. And then there’s the crowd-pleasing covers of “Hallelujah,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” and “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” that are classics.  Here’s a sample:

8.5 million views on that sucker.  Well deserved.

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Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers

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Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers in black and white

Last week, I wrote up five blog entries detailing my adventure in photographing the SCR concert. Now, for your convenience, here’s a link to them all:

Part 1: Time Constraints Part 2: Creating Exposure Part 3: Objects Getting in the Way Part 4: Be Nice to the Crowd Part 5: Behind The Scenes, or “How I Got My First Photo Pass”