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Rush returns to Halifax, Nova Scotia, and I'm up close

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For my first time in the photographers' pit at a concert, it's Rush, probably my all-time favourite band.

Rush hasn't been to Halifax since 1987, so the fans were so rabid, the band added a second show. Here are some of my best shots from the first night at the Halifax Metro Centre.

Very exciting! I had a great time shooting these pictures and learned a few things along the way.

Big thanks to the promoters for the photo pass and to the other photographers for being so welcoming and generous with their advice! I hope to do it again. They say I should come back for KISS on August 1, but my sister's in town, so that's probably a no-go. One day, though, I'll be in the pit again!

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  1. Awesome pics! Did all the steam punk doohickeys work? Did being there help bring the new material to life for you? looks like a blast...

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