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November 27, 2012
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friedmanLocation Lighting with Rick Friedman
Saturday, December 1 & Sunday, December 2, 10am - 5pm
PRC Gallery, 832 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA
$290 General Public | $260 PRC members
Level: For serious professionals and serious amateurs
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Join award-winning photographer Rick Friedman for a two-day, hands-on Location Lighting Workshop™.  This intensive and interactive seminar is designed for creative, portrait, documentary, and corporate/event photographers and photojournalists who desire to improve their knowledge of lighting. Rick has taught this workshop in 10 cities across the country over the past year.  Come join us for a couple of days of fun and creativity. 

Portfolio Reviews with Francine Weiss

Wednesday, November 28, 1 - 4pm 
832 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston
Space is still available! To reserve your slot, please call the PRC at 617-975-0600. This opportunity is for PRC Members only and is offered on a first come, first serve basis.  
Monthly portfolio reviews at the PRC are one way that we find new talented photographers to invite to exhibit in NEO, Loupe, and our new Members Gallery at the PRC.

Photographers who sign up will be required to send 4-6 jpg images (under 1mb each), a resume, and an artists statement to prior to the review. The images should reflect the work that will be presented. 

nightarchArchitecture Night at the PRC
Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 6 - 8 pm
832 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston
Guest Host: Peter Vanderwarker 
Open to all photographers and photo enthusiasts interested in architectural photography or work based on the built environment, in celebration of The Space in Between exhibit in the gallery this month.
Presenter slots are filled but everyone is welcome to attend! Audience members without work are also encouraged to participate, no reservations needed, but must bring their curiosity and open-mindedness. Everyone is welcome to bring refreshments. 


platonPlaton: Facing Power
Wednesday, December 5, 2012, 6:30 pm
BU Kenmore Classroom Building, Room 101
565 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA
$10 General Public | $5 PRC members
No charge for members of BU community and students of PRC member institutions >>

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In this lecture, photographer Platon will share his experience photographing an eclectic mix of subjects from cultural icons to politicians, world leaders, change makers, and human rights activists, as well as his award winning portfolios for The New Yorker. He will focus on his recent collaborations with the Human Rights Watch and will discuss highlights from his 'Burmese Defenders' project, his portfolio on the Egyptian Revolution, and the lasting impact of his trip to Russia to photograph civil society in the wake of the 20 year anniversary of the fall of the Soviet Union. 

Platon, from Heroes of the Egyptian Revolution. Ramy Essam became famous as "the Singer of the Revolution." He was tortured by soldiers after Mubarak fell. 
Sponsoring Organizations 
Boston University's Program on Crisis Response and Reporting 


Unconventional Inventions

Innovative, unusual, and alternative approaches to photography

A PRC satellite exhibition at Endicott College


The Photographic Resource Center at Boston University (PRC) is partnering with Endicott College School of Visual and Performing Arts in this exciting call for entries and exhibition. We seek submissions from photographers and other artists who are working in or with photography while also expanding upon the expressive abilities of the medium. 


Entry fee$25.00 for PRC Members

If you are not currently a PRC member, you may join the PRC while paying the entry fee online.


Jurors: hirsch_camera

Francine Weiss, PRC Curator & Loupe Editor

Howard Yezerski, Director, Howard Yezerski Gallery
Christopher James, Director of MFA Program in Photography and Photography Department Chair at the Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University   


DeadlineMonday, December 3, 2012, 11:59 pm


Image: John Hirsch, Camera, Tintype, 2011.


For complete details and submission guidelines >> 


The Space in Between
Daniel Feldman, Stefanie Klavens, and Lynn Saville
November 15, 2012 - January 19, 2013
PRC Gallery, 832 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston

Daniel Feldman, Up and Down, 2011.

The Space in Between features artwork that focuses on societal built environments in urban settings. The images capture supposedly empty or vacant scenes in public spaces where humans are present without being pictured. The very absence of human subjects forces the viewer to contemplate the space in between these human-made structures. While firmly rooted in the 21st century, these photographs also portray a timeless feel, as if the artists froze the frame at the initial moment of abandonment, preserving a particular constructed expression of culture for generations to come.


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