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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...

Saturday Dec 8th, 10:30am - 1:30pm

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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...

Sunday Dec 2nd, 11am - 5pm

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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 Nov 20th, 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

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 ...

Monday Nov 19th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (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 Dec 8th, 2:30pm - 5:30pm

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 Dec 1st, 10am - 1pm

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...

Thursday Dec 6th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (3 sessions)
$230

3 sessions

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 Dec 1st, 10:45am - 12:45pm

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 Nov 19th, 11am - 1pm

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...

Tuesday Dec 18th, 6:15pm - 8:15pm

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.

Sunday Dec 2nd, 10:30am - 12:30pm

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....

Sunday Jan 20th, 11am - 1pm

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...

Friday Dec 7th, 3:30pm - 5:30pm

  (4 sessions)
$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 Dec 1st, 2pm - 4pm

School Break Camp

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

Photography is a great technical and creative subject for any teenager to explore. In our week long photography camp we will teach teenagers how to take full control of their camera, while finding new and creative ways to express themselves. What will teens learn? The objective of this camp is to teach students how to shoot in Manual Mode. This means...

Monday Feb 18th, 11am - 5pm

  (5 sessions)
$650

5 sessions

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