Photojournalist Rick Friedman


Vermont Center for Photography
49 Flat St, Brattleboro, Vermont
14 May 2018 at 7:00 PM

  Come join award winning photojournalist Rick Friedman for his presentation to the Brattleboro Camera Club highlighting his four decade career. Rick has photographed every U.S. President from Jimmy Carter to Donald Trump as well as numerous celebrities, musicians, authors, professors, scientist, and models. He will share with you the behind the scenes stories about the making of some these photographs.

  Rick has had thousands of his photographs publshed in magazines, newspapers and books; including Newsweek (7 covers), Time, The New York Times, People, The Washington Post, The Guardian, Nature, and many other publications. He has produced over 75 book and magazine covers, worked on 15 movies, and several TV shows. Rick is also a contributing author to Photo Focus (
Rick is known for his creative lighting and has taught his "creative lighting workshop' and "location lighting workshop" across the US,Canada, the UK, and UAE. Rick will share some of his techniques with us.

For additional information on Rick Friedman's work please visit his website


BCC May Meeting:

Our May meeting is coming up! It will be 6:30PM on May 14 at the Vermont Center For Photography.

On May 14th the Brattleboro Camera Club will be hosting a presentation by the internationally acclaimed photographer Rick Friedman. This event, which came about by the hard work of John Taylor and the generosity of Rick, will be an excellent opportunity for our members to see inside the world of a world-class photographer. Additional information on the May14th meeting will be forthcoming.


New on the site!

 We've added a page for competition entries from club members. For now it is in with our Monthly Theme page. It will be getting it's own page in the future.

The first post is for the NECCC Spring 2018 Interclub (digital) competition.

Check out our photos here:


Congratulations to Debbie Rittall for her first place, and to Dianne Interlande and Thomas Pitta for their honorable mentions in Pictorial Class B!

Nature Class B

Results 2

 Pictorial Class B

Results 1

Here are the results from all the NECC member clubs: Spring 2018





Our monthly meeting will take place at VCP this coming Monday, April 9th.

BCC Interclub Digital entries for the Spring, 2018 competition will be shown
Theme of the Month: Fill the Frame - please send me your jpgs this weekend or bring your prints to the meeting
My Entry into Portrait Photography - Robert Brown will share with us the ups-and-downs he has experienced in his first few months of portrait photography
Guest Speaker - Tony Downer [ ] will give a presentation on his work in photography.  Mr. Downer was an instructor at the Hallmark Institute of Photography for nineteen years.  His photogrpahic portfolio is extensive. Over the years he has developed a passion for "petroits".  His talk will be complemented by numerous examples of his work in the areas of portraits, petroits, weddings, sports, etc.


March 12 BCC Meeting

A reminder that the monthly meeting of the Brattleboro Camera Club will be held at the Vermont Center for Photography on Monday, March 12th. 

General announcements will begin at 6:30 with the presentation portion of the meeting starting at 7:00. 

Members are encouraged to come to VCP early to view the March juried exhibit.

The presentation portion of the meeting will include:
  • Theme of the Month - Humor. Send your jpgs to Bill Dixon OR bring your prints to the meeting
  • Recent Competitions - entries by our members in the InterClub Digital competition, the Interclub Print competition, and the Glennie Nature Salon will be shown
  • The annual NECCC Digital Competition [ 2017 ] will be shown.  Because of the length of the commentary only the Open category entries will be presented.
Looking forward to seeing you on the 12th.
Bill Dixon

Our next meeting is February 12, 6:15PM at the Vermont Center for Photography.

The two main items on the agenda are:
  1. Theme of the Month [ Negative Space : see BCC website for more details ].  Please send jpgs to Bill Dixon by Feb. 10th or bring your prints to the meeting.
  2. NECCC Black & White Print Competition photo viewing, commentary and results.