Switzerland Film Photo Diary: Part 2

Luzern, Switzerland- November 2014 by MVHPhoto. All photos captured w/ 35mm Kodak Ektar 100 speed film on a Canon Rebel K2. Do not copy, use or share without permission from mvhphoto.com

Switzerland Film Photo Diary: Part 1

Luzern, Switzerland- November 2014 by MVHPhoto. All photos captured w/ 35mm Kodak Ektar 100 speed film on a Canon Rebel K2. Do not copy, use or share without permission from mvhphoto.com

2012-2013 Photo Diary Part 1

I combed through my immense photo collection and found a few that I really loved, which have never seen the light of day. All shots here are from 2012 and 2013 and were taken w/ a Canon Digital Rebel Xti. … Continue reading

2013 Blues Music Awards Weekend: Hard Rock Cafe Memphis, & Rum Boogie Cafe

Saturday May 11, 2013 was a party from sunrise to sunset! First stop was Hard Rock Cafe, Memphis where I witnessed such tremendous talent congregate on one stage. King Fish, a newcomer to the blues scene, stunned the audience with his guitar playing and vocals that one would never expect from a 14 yr old.

By nightfall, Beale Street was alive with the spirit of the blues-check out the amazing video footage of the performances @ the Rum Boogie Cafe!

Stay tuned! Up next tomorrow is photo/video of our trip to Helena, Arkansas and show highlights from Ground Zero Blues Club in Clarksdale, Mississippi.








































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2013 Blues Music Awards-Part 1

I had the wonderful opportunity to attend the 2013 Blues Music Awards in Memphis, TN. The week-long trip included much sightseeing, and visits to popular local nightclubs to watch amazing musical performances in Tennessee, and Mississippi.

I also visited Cherry Street-a historical entertainment district located in Helena, Arkansas. I met so many talented blues musicians and singers, such as: Diunna Greenleaf, John Primer, Cassie Taylor, and Mud Morganfield – to name a few. Here is the photo documentation of my trip! There are more photographs to come (as well as video) so stay tuned!

























































































Clubs/bars featured: Hard Rock Cafe Memphis, Ground Zero Blues Club, B.B. Kings Restaurant & Blues Club

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