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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 - 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...

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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

Thursday Jan 4th, 6:30pm

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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...

Sunday Dec 17th, 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...

Digital Photography I: The Basics

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

This introductory workshop is great for anyone who wants to discover the foundations and potential of digital photography. Over several weeks we'll be covering all the nuts-to-bolts aspects of exposure, shutter speeds, aperture, ISO, depth of field, motion blur, as well as comparing different lenses and the basics of composition. Class instruction...

$350

9 sessions

Wednesday Jan 10th, 8:30pm

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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 Jan 27th, 2:30pm

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...

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 Jan 13th, 4:45pm

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Getting to Know Your Digital Camera

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

Join this introductory class if you own a digital camera and want to learn more about how to use your camera to make better pictures. You will learn about: Camera Settings Relationship between Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO How and when to use Aperture Priority Mode, Shutter Priority Mode and Manual Mode Lenses In-camera cropping  A taste...

Sunday Jan 21st, 11am

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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...

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...

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4 sessions

Photo Safari: Central Park

at New York City Photo Safari - Central Park
72nd St Central Park, New York, New York 10024

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...

Intro to Smartphone Photography

at Art of Intuitive Photography - Midtown
5th Ave & E 42nd St, New York, New York 10017

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! Join us for Intro to Smartphone Photography. We will conduct exercises that will help you to create better composed images, and explore the psychology of...

Saturday Dec 23rd, 12pm

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