The cover artwork for Models and Metrics is a photo by Scottish Photographer Jim Downie. Jim has an extensive archive of photographs he's taken all over the world that can be viewed at

The band considered several of Jim's photos for the cover - here are some of the other finalists:

Band photography for Models and Metrics was taken by long time FGC photographer, Norman Sands. Norman has specialized in live concert photography for 15 years, and has an enormous online archive featuring the dozens of bands he has shot over the course of his career. Norman's work can be viewed inside Models and Metrics, at, and on the photo page of the Models and Metrics site!