This summer I shot a large outdoor fest.

The 'pros' had the pit for 15 minutes and were shooed, I was just outside the pit, in front, much better angle too.

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In 1977, at a Lou Reed concert at the Queen Elizabeth theatre in Vancouver.

The stage manager kept rejecting my press pass and venue credentials and kept kicking me out of the stage-side "pit".

And the road manager kept letting me back into the stage-side "pit".