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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...

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
E 55th St, Public Space, 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 - 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

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 Jun 24th, 10:30am

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Photography Composition

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

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...

$210

3 sessions

Tuesday Jun 26th, 6:30pm

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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 Jul 28th, 11am

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...

Saturday Jun 30th, 2:30pm

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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 Jun 23rd, 6:15pm

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Photography 101

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

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...

$92

3 sessions

Monday Aug 13th, 6pm

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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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. 

Saturday Jul 14th, 10am

iPhone Photo Walk: Beginner's Photography Workshop

at Siria Alvarez Photography - Hamilton Heights
The Harlem Collective
1867 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10031

***Note: Rain date for June 2nd class is July 7th from 9:00am to 11:00am*** When carrying around your DSLR becomes a burden, you can create beautiful pictures on your iPhone. It seems simple but you have to know what you're doing. Quality is noticeable!  Learn the basic rules, tools & essentials to obtain desirable results with this...

Saturday Jul 21st, 9am

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...

Sunday Jul 22nd, 7:30pm

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