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Crash Course: Camera Basics

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

This course 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,...

Saturday Jul 6th, 11am - 2pm

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Photography Crash Course 1

at PhotoUno Photography School - Midtown East 222 E 46th St Ste 303S, New York, New York 10017

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...

Tuesday Jun 25th, 6pm - 8pm

  (3 sessions)
$210

3 sessions

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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...

Tuesday Jun 25th, 6pm - 9pm

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

This is our beginner photography class, which we have designed to be: Fun: We have prepared both indoor and outdoor exercises to make sure you are constantly practicing what you learn. Effective: You won't believe how much you will learn in this 9 student class. Your satisfaction is guaranteed after attending all...

Tuesday Jun 25th, 6pm - 8pm

  (6 sessions)
$350

6 sessions

Crash Course: iPhoneography 101

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

This camera never leaves your side… lucky for you it's a pretty excellent camera.  The iPhone is like the swiss army knife of cameras, with an explosion of apps and filters, but it still has that unique quality entirely its own.  Like the Polaroid and Instamatic before it, the iPhone's camera has become a cultural touchstone, beloved by...

Saturday Jul 20th, 2:30pm - 5:30pm

How Do I Use My Camera? (Part 1)
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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 Jul 13th, 11am - 2pm

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The Camera: A Beginners' Guide

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

The Camera - A Beginners' guide  This course is a simpler beginner version focus mainly in the use of the camera only.  Each settings on your camera provides a world of potential for bettering your photography, whether you use a DSLR, point and shoot, Mirrorless, or smartphone camera, learn the tons of tricks that you can do with the equipment...

Tuesday Jun 25th, 6pm - 8pm

  (5 sessions)
$290

5 sessions

Intro to Your Digital Camera

at PhotoUno Photography School - Midtown East 222 E 46th St Ste 303S, New York, New York 10017

Have you had a digital camera for years and still get dark blurry pictures? Or perhaps you have purchased a new camera and are excited to learn the new functions? Well PhotoUno’s Introduction to your Camera is a great way to get started. Our Introduction to Photography Class will help you start to feel more comfortable with your camera. It is great...

Monday Jul 1st, 12pm - 2pm

Photography 101

at Brooklyn Brainery - Park Slope 1110 8th Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11215

Get the knowledge behind serious picture taking. This three-session course introduces and expands on the fundamentals of photography through lectures, in-class shooting exercises, and short homework assignments. Students become familiar with topics such as: exposure controls metering modes lighting scenarios basic compositional tools histograms—and...

Tuesday Aug 13th, 6pm - 8pm

  (3 sessions)
$95

3 sessions

Seminar: Digital Camera

at PhotoManhattan - DUMBO Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 1, Brooklyn, New York 11201

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...

Friday Jul 12th, 2:15pm - 4:15pm

Portrait Beginners' Guide

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

Portrait Beginners' guide - Learn the dos and don'ts of Portraiture Welcome to Portraiture!. This workshop is a full guide to the fundamentals of portraiture. You'll learn: Posing, capturing the moments, Gestures, Body language, backgrounds, shooting angles, and directing and interacting with your subjects. Additionally, you'll learn how to work with...

Saturday Jul 13th, 12:15pm - 2:15pm

  (4 sessions)
$315

4 sessions

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Seminar: iPhoneography

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

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...

Saturday Jul 13th, 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Composition & Creative Photography

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

This 3-week course helps students improve the way they compose/frame an image. They will explore by, following useful composition guidelines that will help their creativity & understand the importance of surveying how to approach a scene before we photograph it. This class has been designed to present the students with visuals and understand...

Wednesday Jul 10th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (3 sessions)
$230

3 sessions

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 13th, 1pm - 3pm

Beginners Photography Lighting

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Learn the basics of using flash units off camera for lighting different situations. We cover setups for portraits, room lighting and fill light, and equipment like umbrellas, light boxes, soft lights and backdrops. For the first class, please bring in 5 photographs that you made that are successful and 5 photographs that ...

Thursday Sep 19th, 10am - 12:30pm

  (4 sessions)
$220

4 sessions

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