Vernon L. Gowdy III

concert photographer


Adventures of a Rock Photographer is a special edition,, 8.5" x 11" casewrap color hardcover book 202 pages in length, 80 lb. gloss paper stock, containing a collection of my best concert work from 1976-1986 with interesting tidbits on selected concert photographs.  Over 200 color and black and white photographs featuring  Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd The Wall, The Who, Ramones, Sex Pistols, Boston, Van Halen, Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen, Black Sabbath, David Bowie, Pat Benatar, Boomtown Rats, Eagles, AC/DC, The Cars, Devo, Journey, Fleetwood Mac, Texxas Jam Music Festivals, Talking Heads, Jethro Tull, Queen, Eric Clapton, Sammy Hagar, Thin Lizzy and more.
     Rare backstage photos of Tom Petty, Fleetwood Mac, Talking Heads, REO Speedwagon, Devo, Journey and more.
    Each copy of Adventures of a Rock Photographer is hand numbered and personally autographed.  
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Adventures of a Rock Photographer  also available as a STANDARD 
EDITION casewrap color hardcover, all black and white photographs, 50 lb matte paper stock - Only $49.95 or with Perfect Bound Soft Cover - $39.95
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Adventures of a Rock Photographer
Special Limited Edition

Adventures of a Rock Photographer-2 is a soft cover book, 186 pages in length, printed on premium paper, containing a collection of my best work from 2005-2010.  Over 180 color photographs of bands and artists such as Alice in Chains, Flaming Lips, Buckcherry, The Stray Cats, The Pretenders, Shinedown, Sick Puppies, Anthrax, Sevendust, Hellyeah, Triumph, The Donnas, Marilyn Manson, Megadeth, Avenged Sevenfold, Shiny Toy Guns, Doobie Brothers, Slipknot, Moody Blues, Jeff Beck, Dragonforce, Stone Temple Pilots, Chicago, All American Rejects, Alanis Morisette, Scorpions, The Black Crowes, Theory of a Deadman, Rob Zombie, Robert Plant, Jackson Browne, Tesla and much more.

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From These Walls: History of the Diamond Ballroom
 compilation book, spanning over 50 years of live music, 200 pages, 270 photos.
 70 live concert photos and over 160 artists highlighted!





OKC FEST, Oklahoma City, June 28, 2014
 Photograph taken on top of the roof of Chesapeake Energy Arena
(Canon 7d with 8mm fisheye lens)


NOW AVAILABLE - Just released!
 Hardcover book printed on high premium paper stock. Over 80% of the
 photographs are the original color images taken from 1978-1988 period.
ONLY $69.95

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Photos of Aerosmith, Ted Nugent, Journey, Atlanta Rhythm Section, Eddie Money, Van Halen, Cheech and Chong, Heart, Head East, Blue Oyster Cult, Boston, Sammy Hagar, Eagles, Cheap Trick, Foreigner, April Wine, REO Speedwagon, Foghat, Journey, Point Blank, Uriah Heep, Triumph, Styx, Rush, .38 Special, Ozzy Osbourne, Bryan Adams, Gary Moore, Scorpions, Grim Reaper, Victory, Bachman Turner Overdrive, Dio, Krokus, Keel, Whitesnake, Farrenheit, Dokken, plenty of crowd shots at the Cotton Bowl, Astrodome, backstage photos and more.


BLACK and WHITE Edition of TEXXAS JAM:1978-1988
ONLY $24.95

Soft Cover/HardCover

ROCKLAHOMA 2007-2011
 FIVE YEAR Anniversary Coffee Table Book

Full color, 178 pages only $64.95