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Crash Course: Camera Basics

at BKC Brooklyn Central - Bushwick
736 Bushwick Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11221

Crash Course: Camera Basics is an efficient, one-shot introduction to digital photography, and a good place to explore the fundamentals of your camera. We'll get you up and running quickly, showing you what's up with all the buttons and dials, the different modes available, and how to read your light meter. You'll learn about basic exposure control,...

Thursday Jun 21st, 6:30pm

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Photography Crash Course 1

at PhotoUno Photography School - Chelsea
135 W 29 St Ste 304, New York, New York 01001

Have you finally bought that camera you’ve been coveting for months, but now realized you have no idea how to use it? Is your schedule already packed, or do you really want to learn how to use that camera before that big summer trip you’ve been planning? This action-packed, fast-paced course is designed for people who want an express introduction...

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Digital Photography I: An Introduction (Beginners)

at Art of Intuitive Photography - Midtown East
590 Madison Ave, New York, New York 10022

Just got a new camera? Have a camera and only know how to turn it on? Are you stuck in Auto-Mode? Not sure how to get the results you want? Then this is the class for you! Learn how to get the most out of your camera. We will cover the basics of exposure (shutter speed, aperture, ISO), white balance settings, depth of field and a whole lot more in...

Digital Photography I: Taking Control of Your Camera

at PhotoUno Photography School - Chelsea
135 W 29 St Ste 304, New York, New York 01001

By the end of this class, you will learn to control your camera in Manual Mode. You will gain a clear understanding of: Aperture Shutter Speed ISO Exposure Focus Control White Balance Rule of Thirds Basic use of the built in flash This beginner photography class was designed to be: Fun: We have prepared both indoor and outdoor exercises ...

$350

6 sessions

How Do I Use My Camera? (Part 1)

at JP Teaches Photo - Chelsea
134 W 29th St, New York, New York 10001

You will spend three hours learning an extraordinarily intuitive way of using your camera. No memorization or note taking is allowed. Rather than learning through cramming a lot of information into your head and trying to regurgitate it later, you’ll learn through doing the exercises and through JP’s approachable and engaging teaching style. Most...

Saturday Jun 2nd, 1:30pm

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Seminar: Digital Camera

at PhotoManhattan - Union Square
51 W 14th St Ste 3R , New York, New York 10011

Each settings on your camera provides a world of potential for bettering your images. Whether you use a DSLR or a point and shoot, there are tons of tricks that you may be missing out on. We'll explore settings such as exposure compensation and various presets that can turn a regular image into a special one. Our knowledgeable instructors will guide...

Wednesday May 30th, 12:15pm

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Photography Crash Course 2

at PhotoUno Photography School - Chelsea
135 W 29 St Ste 304, New York, New York 01001

You finally bought that new camera you’ve been wanting for so long. You've learned the three fundamental settings—ISO, aperture and shutter speed. Now, you’re wondering how to take your photography further and make the photos you envision really come to life. In this beginner photography class, we will build on what you learned in Photography...

Saturday Jun 30th, 11am

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Crash Course: iPhoneography 101

at BKC Brooklyn Central - Bushwick
736 Bushwick Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11221

Students will take part in a live-shooting session and share the photos using some of our favorite recommended apps. We’ll take you through a presentation of the handheld medium, from classic snapshot photographers to contemporary innovators of smartphone photography. We'll break down the important control features often hidden from view in...

Saturday Jul 14th, 11am

Intuitive Photography Walk-About | Chelsea Market

at Art of Intuitive Photography - Chelsea
75 9th Ave, New York, New York 10011

The class is open to all levels and digital cameras (including smartphone). Join us to explore and shoot the bustle of people, food, and architecture inside Chelsea Market.  I will also help you with your photo composition and point of view. Please do not bring a tripod or external flash. 

Seminar: iPhoneography

at PhotoManhattan - Williamsburg
90 Kent Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11211

Yes, that iPhone that you have in your pocket has a great camera! But have you ever wondered how much more you can do with it? Today's smart phones are much more than a ""point and shoot camera"". Why not take full advantage of it?  This 2 hour class will teach you how to maximize the potential of these devices and what you can do with some of...

Friday Jun 29th, 5:30pm

Getting to Know Your Digital Camera

at Princeton Photo Workshop - Princeton
20 Library Pl, Princeton, New Jersey 08540

This introductory class is for students who own a digital camera and want to learn more about how to use their camera to make better pictures. You will learn about Camera Settings, including the relationship between Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO, when to use Aperture and Shutter Priority Modes and the importance of Composition in creating your images....

Saturday Jul 21st, 10am

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Intro to Smartphone Photography

at Art of Intuitive Photography - Red Hook
Comfort Road Governor's Island‎, Brooklyn, New York 11231

Do you want to create better photographs with your smartphone? Don’t know what settings are best under which conditions? Not sure how to get the results you want? Then this is the class for you! Note: This class is limited towards mobile phones (iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows, etc.), and not geared towards tablets (i.e. iPads).

Photo Safari: Central Park

at New York City Photo Safari - Upper East Side
Central Park East 14 E 60th St, New York, New York 10022

Taking advantage of beautiful Central Park, this photography workshop focuses on how to take pictures of the environment (from cityscapes to landscapes). Learn the art of scouting for an image and visual editing.This workshop is appropriate for all levels of photographic knowledge from beginners to advanced hobbyists. Meeting point:  This photo...

Portraiture I

at PhotoManhattan - Union Square
51 W 14th St Ste 3R , New York, New York 10011

This course explores both the intangibles of art portraiture and the concrete specifics of client-based portraiture in NYC. The work of successful photographers in candid, formal and commercial portraiture will be analyzed and harvested for both their technical and aesthetic merits. Classes include: Introduction to Portraiture styles and history,...

$420

5 sessions

Monday Jun 4th, 12:15pm

Introduction to DSLR Photography

at Brooklyn Brainery - Brooklyn
1233 Prospect Ave Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn, New York 11218

Investing in a DSLR camera is just the first step in making good photographs. Now that you have the equipment, get introduced to the basics of photography and how your DSLR works. This course will cover exposure controls and capture modes, and their ramifications, and will provide a basis for taking better pictures. Students...

Saturday Jun 23rd, 10am

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