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New York City Photo Safari »
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Location: Midtown, Manhattan
455 5th Ave New York Public Library
Btwn W 40th & W 42nd Streets
New York, New York 10016
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Class Information

  • Class Level: All levels
  • Age Requirements: 18 and older
  • Average Class Size: 7

What you'll learn in this wildlife photography class:

This Photo Safari will focus on learning how to take pictures of people outdoors. Learn how to take portraits of people in various vacation scenarios, such as in a park, in the cafe or in front of that famous statue. You will learn formal and casual portrait composition, what lighting conditions to look for, and scene management. No more boring Facebook photos! This workshop takes advantage of various NYC locations depending on day (Bryant, Central Park, City Hall Park, Highline Elevated Park). This workshop is appropriate for all levels of photographic knowledge from beginners to advanced hobbyists.

Meeting point: New York Public Library (Location subject to change please check your email for confirmation of exact location.)

Refund & Cancellation Policy

Participant may cancel a Safari up to 48 hours prior to its commencement and receive a full refund or credit towards a future Safari. If participant cancels less than 48 hours prior to the start of their Safari, Participant shall be offered a refund or credit, minus a fee; fee shall be 25% of the current retail value of the price paid per participant. If Participant fails to cancel or reschedule prior to the commencement of scheduled Safari and does not attend said Safari, Participant is considered a “no show” and is not entitled to any refund or credit towards future safaris. If Participant is "no show" (i.e. Participant does not contact NYCPS prior to the start of safari and does not attend) Participant is not entitled to a refund; Participant may however reschedule by paying a $50 extension fee if Participant contacts NYCPS within 48 hours after the end of the scheduled Safari.  

NYCPS is not responsible for Participant “no show” due to acts of God, transit delays, medical emergency, etc. Exceptions may be made on a case-by-case basis at NYCPS’s discretion. 

If a Safari is canceled by NYCPS for any reason other than weather, Participant shall be entitled to a full refund or a full credit towards another Safari. Safaris are “rain or shine” and every effort will be made to conduct a scheduled Safari.

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New York City Photo Safari
Midtown, Manhattan
455 5th Ave New York Public Library
Btwn W 40th & W 42nd Streets
New York, New York 10016

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School: New York City Photo Safari

New York City Photo Safaris are led by professional photographers with a wide array of industry experience. We are first and foremost photographers; we have spent our careers pursuing photography. It goes without saying that we are passionate about it. The question is why and what are we passionate...

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Reviews of Classes at New York City Photo Safari

(44 Reviews)


Attended: Lower Manhattan Architecture ( City Hall )

Bruna S. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Museum Inside Out

Sarah r. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Iconic New York Part 1

William M. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Highline Elevated Park

The instructor was very knowledgeable and I learned more about my camera. The timing was long -- 2 hours would be lots of time.


Attended: Madison Square Park

Very Practical!


Attended: Iconic New York Part 1

The class with Zim was very useful. She gave a lot of great tips focussing on composition. Definitely recommend this class for beginners that would like to know how to take great photos without difficult technology, but simply using their creativity.


Attended: Iconic New York Part 1

The instructor was amazing!!! She went out of her way to help each of us. She made you feel like you were the only on the tour. I would definitly take some more Photo classes!!!


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari

Kim was an inspiration!


Attended: NYC After Dark

Zim was excellent. This is a definite class for any and everyone who wants to learn about Night photography. Amateurs and semi pros alike will love this workshop/class


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari

I learned a lot in this class and had fun getting to know new people. Tony was a great instructor!


Attended: Museum Inside Out

The class was terrific. Lots of good tips in 2 hours. Zim is a great teacher. Highly recommended.


Attended: Highline Elevated Park

Zim has a very professional, no nonsense attitude which means that you get the most out of the 2 hour class. Definitely left us wanting more and with a lot to work on.


Attended: Highline Elevated Park

George K. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari

I spent 4 days visiting NYC, going to museums, galleries, shows, and well...basically doing the NYC "thing", but I have to say that this class was the highlight of my trip. I learned so much! I think this class would work for just about anyone- beginner to advanced photographers- Zim spent a lot of time with each student. HIGHLY recommend this class! Thank you, Zim!


Attended: NYC After Dark

Outstanding! Zim rocks! She's very clear and concise!


Attended: NYC After Dark

Informative, dynamic setting, got some amazing shots and learnt loads. Thank you.


Attended: Iconic New York Part 1

Jack A. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Iconic New York Part 1

John O. gave this class 4 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Iconic New York Part 1

Learned a lot of new things from Zim. She's great!


Attended: Iconic New York Part 2

Lareina Bliss D. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari

Lisa S. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: NYC After Dark

Really knowledgeable and a fun instructor. Had a great time and got some amazing shots! Thank you!


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari

Lani S. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Iconic New York Part 1

Very usefull for composition and new "eye" on photography! I've learned so much things and I really liked Zim, she is an awesome photographer!


Attended: NYC After Dark

Anonymous gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari @ Night

Steph T. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Brooklyn Bridge

Zim was my instructor And she is amazing!


Attended: Iconic New York Part 1

Sabine R. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Nuts & Bolts

Solid class. I was the only one in it, so got full attention. That's tough to beat.


Attended: Highline Elevated Park

Suzy Bell gave this class 4 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Brooklyn Bridge

Audrey Adjmi gave this class 3 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Highline Elevated Park

Getting a raincheck


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari @ Night

Zim was awesome. She really made the class interactive and fun. She makes me want to run out and buy a much better camera. Highly recommend.


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari

Aline Azevedo gave this class 4 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari

Zim is great, as always. Her tips are precise and useful, and easily administered. Thanks!!!


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari

Misty Lucas gave this class 4 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: NYC - the UPshot!

It was great. Got a lot of really user-friendly tips that I am able to apply. Zim was fantastic. Looking forward to her safari in Central Park on Friday.


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari

Robyn McCain gave this class 4 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Iconic New York Part 1

Great! Zim is intelligent and knows how to teach in a way that is simple and makes sense. Fun class highly recommend!


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari

Sharon Pena gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari

Divya Kumar gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.


Attended: Central Park Photo Safari

This was pretty a nice workshop to me! There were a various situations at the park that we can learn some technical aspect as well appropriate way of thinking in advance of shooting. After taking this course, I definitly changed my attitude when shooting. Much helpful.


Attended: Iconic New York Part 1

We had some very interesting photography tips form Zim, 3 hours is perfect timing to have an introduction!


Attended: NYC - the UPshot!

I really enjoyed my class yesterday. It was fun and I learned so much. Instructor is really helpful and hands on, giving tips and showed how to angle for taking good pictures. I will definitely recommend to some friends and register again for my next trip coming back to NY. It's really worth it for time and value.

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