RUKES on becoming the #1 EDM DJ photographer in the world! | Ep. 191

RUKES is arguably the top EDM photographer in the game & has seen the dance music industry grow from the ground up for 15+ years.

In this interview, Rukes dives back to his early days shooting at night clubs in LA, becoming Deadmau5’s first tour photographer, & working with legendary artists like Calvin Harris & Swedish House Mafia.

He tells the story of watching Skrillex rise from opener to headliner. He opens up and shares some great advice for creating lasting relationships with artists, strategies for shooting large production EDM shows, & key photography skills that all music photographers should focus on! That and so much more!

Resources

Rukes on becoming Deadmaus’s FIRST tour photographer!

3 CRUCIAL aspects for professional EDM photography | Rukes tips & tricks

The STRATEGY that RUKES used to pioneer EDM photography!