Shannon Watson

Shannon Watson 


Covers events in:
the San Diego, California area


I work: I am currently a student at Penn State studying Law & Society. Shannon Watson Photography.
I enjoy: I enjoy hiking, photography, and going to shows!
Goals/Dreams: My dream is to tour with bands as their photographer and also to photograph for other media outlets!

NicheTell us about your style, and what you contribute to Splice that makes you unique
I have a passion for concert photos and capturing emotion through a lens.

Splice (Bucket) List: Circa Survive, Dance Gavin Dance, Anthony Green, Hail the Sun, Sianvar, A Lot Like Birds, Sufferer, and any rock/metal bands.

Guilty Pleasures: 
dogs, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, The Office, and In N Out!

First album I ever owned: 
Queen-A Night at the Opera

My first concert was: Trans Siberian Orchestra

The last concert I attended was: Saosin with Anthony Green

If I could have attended any concert in history, I’d go back in time and see: Queen with Freddie Mercury and Led Zeppelin.

Favorite non-photography activity: Travelling and hiking

What was the first concert you photographed? A Queen tribute band in Solana Beach, CA

If you could photograph any concert in history, what would it be? It is a tie between Queen and Circa Survive

Favorite non-writing activity? Reading Stephen King books

The last movie I saw was: Star Wars

My favorite book is: Pet Semetary – Stephen King

My favorite TV show is: It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia

My favorite website is: Instagram

My favorite food is: Pizza

My biggest phobia is: water

My biggest pet peeve is: slow walkers and slow drivers

An interesting fact about me that people don’t expect is:  I’ve run 3 half marathons and danced for 14 years.

When you’re not photographing great concerts, writing about them, interviewing artists, doing album reviews… what can we find you doing? Hiking or going to the beach!

Last updated: 01/2018