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Beginner Photography Classes Coming up in New York

Digital Photography I: An Introduction for Beginners

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...

$120
Sa.   Sep 3rd, 10am
Beginner
(335)
Other Dates (19)
Digital Photography I: Taking Control of Your Camera

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 ...

$320
6 sessions
Th.   Sep 8th, 2pm
Beginner
(114)
Other Dates (7)
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Photography Crash Course 1

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...

$170
Su.   Sep 11th, 11am
Beginner
(114)
Other Dates (2)
Photography Composition

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...

$190
3 sessions
M.   Sep 12th, 6pm
Beginner
(114)
Intuitive Photography: The High Line

Please join us for 3 hours class to fine tune your intuition and your eye in The HighLine! This is more of a creative rather than technical class. If you're interested in learning more about the technical aspects, please attend our Digital Photo 101 class. We will conduct exercises to tune you into your intuition, and learn how to take photographs...

$100
Sa.   Sep 17th, 10am
All levels
(335)
Other Dates (2)
Photography Crash Course 2

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...

$170
Su.   Sep 18th, 11am
Beginner
(114)
Crash Course: DSLR+ (3 hours)

Anyone who would like to quickly improve your familiarity and understanding of your digital camera's basic functions and features. It's a smart, 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 how to correct basic problems like photos...

$75
T.   Sep 6th, 6:30pm
All levels
(217)
Other Dates (4)
Crash Course: Camera Basics

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,...

$75
T.   Sep 6th, 6:30pm
Beginner
(217)
Other Dates (7)
Intuitive Photography: Fort Tryon Park

Please join us for 3 hours to fine tune your intuition and your eye in Fort Tryon Park. This class is open to all photography levels, and is more of a creative rather than technical class. If you're interested in learning more about the technical aspects, please attend our Digital Photography: Intro for Beginners class. We will...

$100
Sa.   Sep 24th, 1pm
Beginner
(335)
Digital Photography (Beginner)

Digital photography has never been more accessible, but how do you get the most out of your camera or even your phone? This beginner course teaches you how to optimize your digital efforts to capture great shots. Through demos and hands-on exercises, you'll discover how to improve your photos by controlling exposure, focus and color. Composition...

$195
5 sessions
Sa.   Oct 8th, 1pm
Beginner
(300)
Digital Photography I: The Basics

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
T.   Sep 13th, 6pm
Beginner
(217)
Other Dates (3)

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Digital Photography II: Intermediate

Intermediate shooters, which includes students who have already learned how to control exposure manually. This class is perfect if you have some experience with photography... maybe you took a few courses in college and need a refresher, or you'd like to progress further after completing Digital Photo I. Moving past the basics, Digital Photo II:...

$350
9 sessions
T.   Sep 13th, 8:30pm
Intermediate
(217)
Crash Course: iPhoneography 101

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...

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$75
Su.   Sep 25th, 3pm
All levels
(217)
Photography: Exposure, Light and Composition (Beginner)

For those already familiar with basic camera operation, this workshop concentrates on understanding and applying the fundamental underpinnings of any fine photograph: great light, proper and appropriate exposure, and filling the frame in a compelling manner.  Course Topics: First, students learn the mechanics of quickly achieving reliable...

$405
2 sessions
Sa.Su.   Nov 12th, 10am
Beginner
(26)
Seminar: Digital Camera

Join this seminar and learn to maximize your camera's potential to match with your creative skills. 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.  In this seminar, you will explore settings such as exposure...

$99
W.   Sep 7th, 3:30pm
Beginner
(105)
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