Front Row Focus | Copyright & Licensing


Copyright:  All text and imagery on the Front Row Focus is protected under US and International copyright laws, and are the exclusive property of Front Row Focus (or our contributors).

No images are in the Public Domain.  All rights not expressly licensed in writing are reserved to Front Row Focus (or our contributors).  Use of any image as the basis for another photographic concept or illustration is a violation of copyright.

The material contained on this website may not be reproduced, stored, transmitted, published, manipulated, projected, or used or altered in any way by digitizing, without the written permission of Front Row Focus or its contributors.



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  • Specific image(s) 
  • Type of usage (print, web, electronic)
  • Circulation (for publications)
  • Print run (for promo materials, etc.)
  • Duration of usage


Commissioned Assignments:  David Simchock, the co-founder of Front Row Focus, is available for assignment work wherever he is needed (e.g., globally).  He is based in Asheville, North Carolina, but can travel to any place his creative skills and services are required.  If you are interested in hiring David for your music event or other photography needs, please contact him at  

To see more of David's photography, including his editorial, commercial and art imagery, please visit:

David Simchock Photography:

David Simchock Fine Art: