VT01 - Rick Friedman Photography

Rick Friedman Photography

Vineland Photo Odyssey: Rick Friedman's Workshops & Adventures on November 3–5, 2023
Join us at the Palace of Depression for a Steam-Punk themed photo session from the depression error, then at T&F for the roaring 20's.

Lighting & Posing For all Occasions
with Rick Ferro & Rick Friedman

Saturday, October 7

Blackbox Studios
3120 Latrobe Drive ##250 Charlotte
NC 28211

Posing and Lighting for All Occasions
October 6–7, 2023 Sponsored by Profoto

Cardinal Camera
Arboretum Shopping Center
3351 Pineville Matthews Rd, Suite 100
Charlotte NC 28226
(704)-541-7488


Rick’s dynamic, intensive, interactive workshop are designed for portrait photographers, photojournalists, corporate and event photographers, wedding photographers, and serious amateurs who want to improve their knowledge of lighting. 

To learn about portable lighting techniques that have enabled Rick Friedman to capture his on location, award-winning imagery around the world, sign up and join in for one of his upcoming workshops. If you attend Rick's class, you can plan on leaving feeling empowered to capture great images no matter what lighting situation you come up against!  

Rick is available to speak to your photo group or club, in person for a lecture or an entire hands on workshop or for a remote presentation.

Private lessons available. We will bring the model and the equipment to your location or you can come to our studio in Boston’s historic South End.

Click on link for additional workshop info and registration. If you have any questions, please contact Rick at rick@rickfriedman.com

Creative Live "Lighting Essentials"
Course available for purchase

CanAm Photo Expo “Location Lighting Workshops”
Available for download

Check out the fun "Silly Group photographs" from our Location Lighting Workshops!

Location Lighting Workshops 2024

March 3–7, 2024
Posing and Lighting for All Occasions
WPPI, Mirage, Las Vegas

Location Lighting Workshops 2023

February 11, 2023
St. Augustine Camera Club “Rick & Rick Posing & Lighting for All Occasions Workshop” with Rick Ferro

February 12, 2023
Small Group Workshop & Private Lessons with Rick & Rick

March 6, 2023
Photographing Models at Valley of Fire

March 7–9, 2023
WPPI, PhotoWalk, Las Vegas (SOLD OUT!)

March 10, 2023
”Creative Lighting and Posing with Vanelli” at B&C Camera,
Las Vegas

June 9–11, 2023
Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ


Profoto Lighting Workshops coming soon across the US

Join me for “Rick and Rick Photo Workshops” with Rick Ferro https://rickandrickphotoworkshops.com

September 23-24, 2023
Posing and Lighting for All Occasions
Sponsored by Profoto. Special guest Vanelli from Skylum
AVC Photo & Video, Miami, FL 33122

October 6–7, 2023
Posing and Lighting for All Occasions
Sponsored by Profoto. Cardinal Camera, Charlotte NC 28226, (704)-541-7488

November 4–5, 2023
Posing and Lighting for All Occasions
T&F Camera, Vineland, NJ 08360, (856) 691-5328

Location Lighting Workshops 2022

January 13, 2022 1PM – 2PM
Luminar Coffee Break

February 19, 2022
Professional Photographers of Canada on line presentation

February 27–March 3, 2022
WPPI, Las Vegas

March 20, 2022
Professional Photographers of Canada

Spring 2022 date TBA
Unique Photo, Philadelphia, PA

June 10–11, 2022
New Jersey Camera Show, Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ

June 25–26, 2022
Precision Camera, Austin, TX

July 15–17, 2022
New England Camera Club Council 75th Conference
U Mass, Amherst, MA. 3 location model shoots & 2 model light painting workshops.

Location Lighting Workshop Schedule 2021

December 11–12, 2021
Unique Photo NJ Camera Show, Lighting Workshops

March 11, 2021
Photo Conversations with John Cornicello, Webinar 

March 18, 2021
Tog Chat with Joe Edelman, Webinar

March 23, 2021
Luminar Deep Dive, Webinar

March 31, 2021
The Societies of Photographers Webinar 

April 6, 2021
Gateway Camera Club

April 16–18
CanAm Photo Expo, Buffalo, NY

June 7, 2021
Professional Photographers of Massachusetts, Location Lighting Workshop, Mansfield, MA

July 18–20, 2021
 Photographing models on the streets of Boston with
Doug Hansgate.

August 15–19, 2021
WPPI, Las Vegas, NV
August 16, 12:30-2 LOCATION LIGHTING; “From Simple to    Complicated in 90 Minutes”
August 17, 1:30-3:30 Savage Universal booth, Lighting demonstrations
August 17, 5:30-7:30 Location Lighting Photo Walk
August 18 5:30-7:30 Location Lighting Photo Walk, sponsored by Tamron Lens SOLD OUT!
I will stopping by the Tamron Lens booth throughout the show.  

September 26–27, 2021
Cape May, NJ with T&F Camera

Sept 30 – Oct. 2, 2021
PhotoPlus, Javits Center, New York

October 8–10, 2021
Unique Photo, Philadelphia store Grand Opening 

November 2021
Cars, Cameras & Models Workshop with Rick Ferro
Classic Car Museum of St. Augustine, FL



Events 2020

November 28, 2020, 10AM
Spin It Social Hour

November 3, 2020
Presidential Campaigns at PhotoPlus on line.

October 15, 2020, 1PM LIVE!
Covering Presidential Campaigns on The Photographer Show on Photofocus

STAY SAFE EVERYONE!

The 2020 events have been cancelled due to Covid 19. I hope to schedule new workshops in the near future.

March 21, 2020
Georgetown, TX Photo Festival POSTPONED till August 22, 2020
https://www.georgetowntexasphotographyfestival.com

April 24-26, 2020

CanAm Photo Expo, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
https://www.canamexpo.com

May 8-9, 2020

The Photo Center, Brick, NJ

June 5-7, 2020
Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ

Location Lighting Workshop Schedule 2020

January 17-19, 2019
40's Style Glamour lighting for any Subject, with Doug Hansgate. Buffalo, NY
http://www.hansgate.com/40s_Glamour_lighting.php

February 24, 2020
WPPI, Las Vagas
Creating Lighting with Speedlights Photowalk. (PW11) SOLD OUT!
https://www.wppiexpo.com/speakers/rick-friedman/#undefined

February 25, 2020
WPPI, Las Vegas
Savage Universal booth 10:30-12:30

February 26, 2020
Tamron USA booth 1PM

March 21, 2020
Georgetown, TX Photo Festival POSTPONED till August 22, 2020
https://www.georgetowntexasphotographyfestival.com

April 24-26, 2020
CanAm Photo Expo, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
https://www.canamexpo.com

May 8-9, 2020
The Photo Center, Brick, NJ

June 5-7, 2020
Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ

Spring 2020
Location Lighting Workshop, Rick Friedman Studio, Boston

Workshop Schedule 2019

June 1, 2019
The Photo Center, Brick Township, NJ

June 7-9, 2019
Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ Workshops and lectures

September 21-22, 2019
T&F Camera Shop, Vineland, NJ Location Lighting Workshop

September 23, 2019
B&H Photo, New York, Creative Lighting with Savage Full Spectrum LEDs

October 23, 2019
Projections, CBD, 381 Broadway, New York City, 7PM

October 24-26, 2019
Photo Plus, New York

Location Lighting Workshop, Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ, 2019

February 9, 2019
Lecture and Lighting Workshop SOLD OUT!
DPI-SIG, Naples Digital Photography Club, Naples, FL  

Naples Afternoon Photo Workshop Feb 9, 2019

February 15, 2019   
Evening Lecture
St. Augustine Camera Club, Guy Harvey Outpost Resort , St. Augustine, FL

February 16, SOLD OUT!
Full day Location Lighting & Photography Workshop
St. Augustine Camera Club, Guy Harvey Outpost Resort , St. Augustine, FL

February 19, 2019
South Shore Camera Club, Quincy, MA

February 27-March 1, 2019
Tamron booth 355, WPPI, Las Vegas
Wednesday Feb 27th 2:30
Thursday, Feb 28th 10:15

March 23-24, 2019
Miami Photo Workshops, Studio and Beach Location Lighting Workshop

April 26-28, 2019
CanAm Photo Festival, Buffalo, NY

May 2, 2019
Tamron Benefit Seminar for the Relay for Life for the American Cancer Society
Commack, NY

May 16, 2019
Stoneybrook Camera Club, Franklin, MA . Presentation

May 18, 2019
Stoneybrook Camera Club Location Lighting Workshop (open to Stoneybrook members only)

Past Workshops 2018

January 5-8, 2018
Bahamas Model Shoot and Workshop with Vanelli Royal Caribbean Majesty of the Seas!

February 26-28, 2018
WPPI, Las Vegas, Lighting Demonstration, Click Props USA, Booth 1060

March 26, 2018
Focus NY, PPSNYS, Callicoon, NY

April 7-8, 2018
Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ

April 14, 2018
The Photo Center, Brick, NJ

April 22, 2018
Creative Lighting Workshop , Boston, MA . SOLD OUT!

April 27-29
CanAm Photo Expo
Niagara Falls, Ontario

May 14, 2018
Brattleboro, VT Camera Club, Vermont Center for Photography

June 8-10, 2018
Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ

June 25, 2018
Professional Photographers of Cape Cod, Shooting on the beach in Sandwich, MA

July 15-20, 2018
PPSNYS Photo Workshop, Hobart, William Smith College, Geneva, NY

September 8-9, 2018
T&F Camera, Vineland, NJ

October 25-27, 2018
PhotoPlus, New York

November 21-24, 2018
Xposure International Photo Festival, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Full Day Speedlight Master Class, Nov. 22, 2018 (SOLD OUT)
Fast Track Location Lighting, Nov. 24, 2018 (SOLD OUT)

December 7-9, 2018
Unique Photo Show, Fairfield, NJ

Past Workshops 2017

January 11-14, 2017
SWPP Convention, London, UK SOLD OUT!

February 25, 2017
Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ SOLD OUT!

March 31-May 2, 2017
CanAm Photo Festival, Buffalo, NY

April 5, 2017
Duxbury Camera Club (lecture) Duxbury, MA

April 21-23
Advanced Lighting & Post Production Workshop with Doug Hansgate, Buffalo, NY

June 2-4, 2017
New Jersey Camera Show, Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ

June 11, 2017
Unique Photo 70th Anniversary Photo Walk, Liberty State Park, Jersey City, NJ

August 18-20
Advanced Location Lighting Workshop and Post Production, Niagara/Buffalo area, with Doug Hansgate.  

October 21, 2017
The Photo Center, Bricktown, NJ

 October 26-28, 2017
PhotoPlus, Javits Center, New York

November 3, 2017
Hunts Photo Show, Melrose, MA. 10:30-12:00 sponsored by Sony

November 4-5, 2017
Location Lighting Workshop, Part 1 & Part 2 Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ

November 22-25, 2017
Exposure International Photography Festival, Sharjah, UAE

December 10, 2017
New Jersey Camera Show, Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ

Past 2016 Workshops:

December 8.9 & 10
New Jersey Camera Show at Unique Photo

September 17, 2016
Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ

October 8, 2016
Hunts Photo & Video, Providence, RI

October 20-22, 2016
PhotoPlus, New York

Nissin, Dynalite, Unique & ExpoImaging boothsJanuary 16
Hunts Photo Providence, RI

January 23
Hunts Photo Manchester, NH

February 27
Unique Photo Fairfield, NJ SOLD OUT , Sorry!

March 1
Bedford Center for the Arts, Bedford, MA

March 7-9
WPPI, Las Vegas

March 29
South Shore Camera Club, Quincy, MA

April 5-6
New England Institute of Professional Photography, Hyannis, MA

April 8-10
CanAm Photo Expo Buffalo, NY

April 15-19
Professional Photographers of Canada Convention, Alberta

May 14-15
Hunts Melrose, MA

June 4-5
Location Lighting Workshop, Part 2, Rick Friedman Studio, Boston

June 24-26
Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ. Lighting Demonstrations.

July 14
Hunts, Holyoke, MA

"Location Lighting Workshops™" 2015


January 14–18, 2015
The Societies Photographic Convention. London, UK

January 16
SWPP Lighting on Location. London, UK

January 17
SWPP A Day at the Asylum. London, UK

January 18
SWPP Location Lighting Workshop Demonstration. London, UK

February 7, 2015
Hunts Photo, Portland, Maine

February 19
Stonybrook Camera Club Evening Lecture 

February 27–28
Horizon Photography Summit Wilmington, DL

March 2–4
WPPI in Las Vegas

March 12
Boston Society of Architects, Lecture

March 20–23
Can-Am Photo Festival Amherst, NY

March 24
Gateway Camera Club Evening Lecture

March 31 – April 1
New England Institute of Professional Photography: 2 day Location Lighting Workshop

Past Workshops 2015


April 1, 2014
White House News Photographers Association

April 8, 2014
Boston Camera Club 

April 25
Miami Photography Workshops, Miami, FL

May 7
B&H Photo, New York, NY

May 16-17
Hunts Photo, Melrose, MA

June 14
Adorama, New York, NY

June 27-28
Unique Photo Expo, Fairfield, NJ

July 11
Model Workshop, Rick Friedman Studio, Boston

August 8-9
Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ

September19 & 20
Hunts Photo, Providence RI

October 10, 
Hunts Photo, Manchester, NH

October 17 & 18
Hunts Photo Portland, ME

October 22-14
PhotoPlus, New York

November 7 & 9
Hunts Photo Show, Melrose, MA

November 16
Adorama, New York sponsored by Dyanlite

December 5
Hunt's Location Lighting Workshop, Melrose. MA

December 11-13
Unique Photo Show Fairfield, NJ

Past Workshops 2014

April 16, 2014
Contest judging, Cape Cod Camera Club, Harwich, MA

April 27, 2014
NHPPA Annual Conference, Laconia, NH

May 3-4, 2014
Location Lighting Workshops™ Rick Friedman Studio, Boston, MA

May 9 & 10
Hunts Photo & Video Digital Days, Melrose, MA in store demos

May 17 & 18, 2014
Location Lighting Workshop, Hunts Photo, Melrose, MA 

June 18, 2014
Location Lighting Workshop, Cape Cod Viewfinders Camera Club, Harwich, MA

July 10, 2014
Location Lighting Workshop, Hunts Photo, Holyoke, MA

September 29-October 1, 2014
Location Lighting Workshop at the Telluide Photo Festival, Telluride, CO

October 2-5, 2014
Telluride Photo Festival

October 12, 2014
FujiFilm Photo Tour, Boston

October 30 – November 1
PhotoPlus, New York

December 6, 2014
Hunts Photo, Hanover, MA

September 29
 Rick Friedman Studio, Boston, MA

October 7–8
Location Lighting Workshop, Calumet Chicago

October 24
 Sponsored by Hasselblad/Bron and California Sunbounce

October 24–26
 Photo Plus, Jacob Javits Center New York, NY

 November 7–8
 Location Lighting Workshop, Calumet San Francisco, CA

November 14–15
 The Atlanta Journalism Seminar, Atlanta, GA

January 18–19, 2014
The Societies Photographic Convention, London, UK

January 18
Creative Lighting 

January 19
Location Lighting 

January 31–February 1
Location Lighting Workshop , Calumet Cambridge SOLD OUT!

February 6-9, 2014  
Costa Rica with Rolando Gomez

February 14-15, 2014
Location Lighting Workshop, Calumet San Diego, CA

February 17-18
Location Lighting Workshop, Calumet Santa Ana, CA

February 21-22, 2014
Location Lighting Workshop, Calumet Ft. Lauderdale, FL

March 3-5, 2014
WPPI, Las Vegas, Unique Photo & ExpoImaging booths

March 15, 2014
Lighting Models with Rolando Gomez, Boston, MA. 

March 22, 2014
Lighting Portraits, Unique Photo, Fairfield, NJ

Rick’s dynamic, intensive, interactive workshop are designed for portrait photographers, photojournalists, corporate and event photographers, wedding photographers, and serious amateurs who want to im
VT01 - Rick Friedman Photography
Rick’s dynamic, intensive, interactive workshop are designed for portrait photographers, photojournalists, corporate and event photographers, wedding photographers, and serious amateurs who want to im