Kirk West shooting pictures


Over 50 years of holding the lens hasn’t slowed Kirk West one step. Still seeing, still shooting, still capturing the moment. Kirk West can provide that true electricity when every picture needs to become a classic. Portraits, Candids, Live Events, and just about anything else you can think of. If you have an experience that needs to be captured, Kirk West will make the capturing an experience.

Kirk West giving lecture with one of his photos projected on screen


Kirk West has spent 30 years of his life touring with the world famous Allman Brothers Band. Before that he spent 20 years of his life chasing that special moment in bars, venues, and concert halls all across the country. Whether it was shooting Kenny Rodgers’ entrance into the fashion world with his own designer label or making the royalty of the rock and roll world feel at home at The Beacon Theater there is always a story involved. Kirk West has been making his rounds of the lecutre circuit sharing his outlook on photography, the music industry, and the struggles life throws at you when you least expect them. Contact us if you would like to discuss having Kirk at your event.

Projector carousel holding many slides


Images are meant to be seen. After over 40 years of capturing amazing musical moments, Kirk West Photography is proud to be represented by two of the industries most respected agencies. Through Getty Images Kirk’s archive is now available for licensing to publications, record labels, and advertising and The Morrison Hotel Gallery in SoHo in New York City is handling the sale of fine art collector prints. If you are interested in using Kirk West’s work in your project, be it print, film, gallery or something else entirely, feel free to contact us at your convenience.