Photo: Paul Citone

Steve Rose is one of the top concert photographers in the industry and has shot everywhere from the Troubadour to the Forum to Madison Square Garden. Born and raised in Arcadia, CA, he now lives in Sherman Oaks with his wife, son, and their awesome cat. Some notable acts that he’s photographed have included: Nine Inch Nails, Foo Fighters, Metallica, Phish, Fleetwood Mac, Dead and Company, Carlos Santana, Eagles, Journey, and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. His work has been featured on Rolling Stone, Rolling Stone Brazil, the Grammys, Smithsonian, Gretsch Guitars, and numerous online sites. When he’s not photographing shows, he can be found at home playing guitar or researching the next guitar he plans to buy.


Gear: Leica SL, Leica Vario-Elmarit 24-90mm, Leica M240, Leica Summarit 35mm, Sony a7III, Sony G Master 24-70mm 2.8, Sony G Master 70-200mm 2.8, Canon 5D Mark III, Sigma 150-600mm 5.6, Sigma 15mm 2.8, Black Rapid straps, ThinkTank and Lowepro bags