Creative Lighting Workshop in Boston With Rick Friedman

Come join us for a day of creating with lights and colors, and photographing models at a spacious studio in downtown Boston! 

Join award- winning photographer, Rick Friedman, for an intensive full-day, creative lighting workshop, incorporating speedlights and studio strobes.  You can plan on leaving this workshop feeling empowered to create great images, no matter what lighting situation you come up against.  You won’t want to miss this workshop!


Rick Will Teach:

  •  How to create a multiple-lighting set up

  • How to control your speedlights and strobes using different modifiers, grip equipment, and radios

  • How to create hard & soft light 

  • The use of color gels to accent your photography

  • How to project patterns and shadows on backgrounds

  • How to use your flash meters

  • Lighting on streets of downtown Boston, weather permitting


This is a shooting workshop.  Please bring your own camera and lenses. All lighting equipment, radios, speedlights, and grip equipment will be provided. Bringing your own speedlight is encouraged.  Please contact Rick for more information: / 617-510-5653

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Date: April 22, 2018 10am-6pm
Location: Private Studio in the Leather District of Downtown Boston. 
Tuition: $250.  

$125 Deposit due at time of sign up. Final payment due 1 week before workshop.

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About Rick

Rick Friedman has been a photojournalist for over three decades based in Boston, he travels the world for numerous publications, corporations, advertising assignments and film and television productions. His published work has appeared in Time, Newsweek, The New York Times, Nature, USA Today, The Guardian, Der Spiegel, Stern, Discover and many other publications.  He has produced over 75 book and magazine covers and worked on 15  movies.

Rick has been teaching his "Location Lighting Workshops™" for the past 15years across the US, UK, Canada and in the UAE.  Workshop sponsors have included   Xposure, ASMP, SWPP,  Dynalite, PocketWizard, Chimera, Sekonic,  ExpoImaging, Sunbounce, Rosco, PNY, LensBaby and ThinkTank.  Rick presented his “Location Lighting Workshops™” on “Creative Live”  appeared on B&H TV. and numerous photo podcasts.   Rick writes the lighting blog Tuesday's Tips.  Rick is a  Dynalite VIP,  Nissan Flash USA Ambassador and past president of the Boston Press Photographers Association.  ( To see his work and read a full bio, please visit