Liverpool music photographer covers Glastonbury and Africa Oye

Published on Thu Jul 8, 2010 by

I have been busy working at two music festivals shooting for specialist picture agency ArenaPAL.

In Liverpool, over a sunny weekend early June, Sefton Park hosted Africa Oye. It is the UK's biggest free African music festival and proved again to be a massive success with 30 000 plus people visiting. Definately one of the highlights of the year for me and just a short walk from my house - great !

Les Espoires De Coronthie
Les Espoires De Coronthie at Africa Oye 2010

Carlou D
Carlou D at Africa Oye 2010

Modou Touré
Modou Touré at Africa Oye 2010

The Rasites
The Rasites at Africa Oye 2010, Sefton Park, Liverpool

To see the full set of Africa Oye Festival 2010 images click the jump link to ArenaPal's library. To see the collection on Flickr check Africa Oye Festival for 2008, 2009 and this years coverage

Later in June as usual, I covered Glastonbury Festival for ArenaPAL in Somerset for the third year running with full press acreditation. The weekend was hot and thankfully mudless. Highlights below.

Faithless
Faithless at Glastonbury 2010

MGMT
MGMT at Glastonbury 2010

La Roux
La Roux at Glastonbury 2010

Devendra Banhart
Devendra Banhart at Glastonbury 2010

Candi Staton
Candi Staton at Glastonbury 2010

To see the full set of Glastonbury Festival 2010 images click the jump link to the ArenaPAL library archive.
Read about the mobile network Orange using one of my Glastonbury photographs in a recent advertising campaign via the jump.

Next up is Womad at Charlton Park - get in touch if you have image requests or are looking for a reliable professional photographer to cover your PR or music event.

Prev |< Orange use Glastonbury photograph in commercial advertising | Tips for Photographing documents, reports and publications >| Next

Tags: Glastonbury, festivals, AfricaOye, music, worldmusic

Author: David J Colbran
Liverpool photographer details memories of shooting a band's album cover here on Merseyside.

Shooting The Wombats album cover for A Guide to Love, Loss & Desperation

In 2006 I was contacted by a design agency here on Merseyside to help them photograph their forthcoming debut album cover. Exciting times ! Read more...

Liverpool based photographer case studies an editorial style portrait in a maritime setting on Merseyside.

Editorial portrait photography at Cammell Laird shipyard Liverpool

Recently I was contacted by a Cambridge based PR agency, who represent a Swedish engineering company and for trade press they need some portraits of one of the chief engineers on a project. Read more...

Liverpool based photographer covers charity work north of the city centre with a group called Positive Futures for Comic Relief

Third sector charity photography Liverpool

I recently worked again with Comic Relief, at Tuebrook Amateur Boxing Club. I was asked to provide reportage style photographs at the club, as well as some portraits of key people. Read more...

"I have employed David for conferences, presentations, social engagements, marketing materials, open days, portrait shots, official document signings amongst many others. David has always been amenable to our sometimes short notice and has delivered our photos in a quick time frame as agreed and sometimes much quicker depending on our needs. He has always been very helpful, he follows and delivers on the brief and is able to give additional value to jobs with minimal briefs. I am more than happy to recommend David and he will no doubt deliver the same quality he provides us."

 

Michael Humphreys

Development Officer at Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool photographer - conference image example for a University client

Let's start a new project together