Category Archives: Technique

Gronk Assignment for Sports Illustrated! – by Rick Friedman


Photographer Rick Friedman photographed Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots for Sports Illustrated and explains his different lighting setups.

Chasing Shadows! – by Rick Friedman

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Boston-based photographer Rick Friedman gives tips on how to accent your photographs by adding shadows.

Fun at PhotoPlus, New York – by Rick Friedman


Boston-based photographer Rick Friedman recaps his time at PhotoPlus Expo in NYC.

Shooting Colorado! – by Rick Friedman


Boston-based photographer Rick Friedman recaps his trip to the Telluride Photo Festival where he taught two Location Lighting Workshops.

Making Great Light with Your Strobe Sitting on the Camera! – by Rick Friedman

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Boston-based photographer Rick Friedman gives tips on ways to improve your on-camera strobe photography.

Wet Plate Journey – by Guy Rhodes

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East Chicago-based photographer, lighting designer, and filmmaker Guy Rhodes writes about how he got into wet plate photography.

Night Paper – by Matt Hill

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Artist, photographer, and educator Matt Hill self-funded his fine art project “Night Art” where he combines cut paper art & fashion with night photography. The result is a combination of the dilation of time and the beauty of people from all walks of life and all ages dressed in only paper art fashions.

Wirelessly Transmitting Nikon Files to an iPad – by Preston Mack

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Orlando, Florida-based photographer Preston Mack gives a step-by-step tutorial how to shoot wirelessly from a Nikon camera to an iPad.

HDR at the Ballpark – by Mark Goldman

Phillies at Nationals HDR

Photographer Mark Goldman shares some true HDR images he’s taken during his coverage of Nationals and Orioles games.

The Essentials of Shooting Mouthwatering Food Photography – by Lauren Margolis, PhotoShelter


Lauren Margolis of PhotoShelter goes over the essentials of shooting great food photography with food photographer Jonathan Gayman.