By Marianna Nash
Maria Jose Govea has a singular talent for capturing moments of raw energy at all kinds of shows. With that in mind, it’s hardly surprising to learn that before the sharp shooter became a music photographer, she was a DJ.
In this early interview, she tells TurnOnToronto what it’s like to capture the energy and madness of a great show:
The photographer has immortalized high-voltage vibes at Major Lazer, Disclosure and Die Antwoord concerts — getting kicked in the face at the last, but not really minding.
For a somewhat gentler introduction to the world of electronic music, head to The Foxgrove for an introductory class.
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