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Crash Course: Camera Basics

at BKC Brooklyn Central - DUMBO
33 Washington St, Brooklyn, New York 11201

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,...

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 - Midtown East
222 E 46th St Ste 303S, New York, New York 10017

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

Crash Course: iPhoneography 101

at BKC Brooklyn Central - DUMBO
33 Washington St, Brooklyn, New York 11201

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 Feb 24th, 2:30pm

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 Feb 24th, 11:30am

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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 Feb 21st, 12:15pm

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Photography Composition

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

Composition has always been essential to any great photograph and the beauty is that it’s a never ending journey that we can always improve on. Composition is the way we decide to organize different elements in our frame in order to get an amazing picture. This class has been designed to help you work and improve the way you compose your images...

$198.50

3 sessions

Monday Feb 26th, 6:30pm

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 Mar 31st, 11am

Basic Camera Course

at The Photography Workshops - SoHo
66 Crosby Street Apt 5F, New York, New York 10012

Learn how to drive the technology known as the modern camera. It simply comes down to aperture and shutter speed, as it has for over 150 years. After that, it is your choice of options on the camera's menu. This Course will teach you: About all the external settings on your camera body and lenses Explore your camera's internal menu and unlock...

Friday Feb 23rd, 11am

Beginning Digital Photography

at Fashion Institute of Technology - Chelsea
227 W 27th St, New York, New York 10001

Learn how to move from phone photography to your digital camera to create the portrait, product, or travel photos you want. This beginner course teaches how to optimize your digital camera to capture great shots. Through hands-on exercises, learn to improve your photos by controlling light, color, and movement. How to fine-tune and modify your photos...

$195

5 sessions

Saturday Apr 14th, 1pm

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. 

Photography for Self-Expression or Profit

at Fashion Institute of Technology - Chelsea
227 W 27th St, New York, New York 10001

This hands-on class teaches you how to create the photos you want. Learn how to get the most out of your DSLR or advanced point-and-shoot camera to control light, color, and movement. Discover which settings and accessories are best for portraits, landscapes, still life, and other types of photography through demos and exercises. Evaluate your progress...

$185

5 sessions

Saturday Apr 14th, 9:30am

Landscape Photography

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

Capture that scene with confidence and creativity. This is an outdoor course that focuses on honing compositional skills specific to landscapes and cityscapes. Learn savvy techniques that will turn your landscape images into outstanding ones from lighting, composition, through to special effects and more. Our experienced instructors will guide you...

$370

4 sessions

How Do I Use My Camera? (Part 2)

at JP Teaches Photo - Midtown
Central Park West and W. 72nd St. , New York, New York 10023

In this follow-up to our beginner photography class in NYC Part I (which covers exposure, aperture and shutter speed), you'll learn:  How to use ISO to take better pictures in low light environments  How to use your flash so that your images look naturally lit instead of that awful “flash” look with overexposed subjects and bright...

Saturday Mar 3rd, 4:30pm

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