I have shot a lot of comedy shows. Like, a lot. I have a background in comedy -- in fact, I'm still doing improv and sketch comedy*! -- and I believe I have a well-honed intuition for capturing the highest moments of any comedy show. I don't just photograph comedians; I aim to capture the very essence of their sets.
The photos above include some very popular venues and comedians, but I also shoot plenty of local, indie, DIY shows:
I've also been a recurring photographer for shows such as Gentrification, a comedy show ran by women of color in Highland Park:
And 2Girls1Pup, an all-dog stand-up comedy show held in a pet store (!) benefitting the Tailwaggers Foundation:
If you do comedy in LA frequently, chances are: I've seen you, and I've shot you!
*Want to see some of my own comedy?? Contact me and I'll most likely oblige! (Most likely!!)