This course is a thorough and hands on training in various fields of photography related to commercial and artistic photography. Each class will cover a different photography topic from architectural photography, through still life, to abstract photography, as well as a through guidance into Business of Photography. Course will include the practicalities of the business of photography including all you need to know about the basics of copyright, release samples for various purposes, portfolio creation, and publishing. This course is highly recommended for anyone who will publish their work to the public whether it's on a personal website or to a broader audience.
This course may qualify for Free Studio Meetups! Available versions:
9-Sessions: This version includes a photo exhibit and comes highly recommended.
5-Sessions: This version is recommended for those of you with limited time.
Requirements: A Digital Camera with Manual Settings
Level of Knowledge Assumed: Digital Photography II or equivalent. Students must know how to operate camera in full Manual Mode (Aperture, shutter-speed, ISO, and meter) and know the basics of composition, Depth of Field, lighting and have practical shooting experience.
Course Structure Suggestion: Beginner courses (Photo I, Landscape I) --> Intermediate courses (Studio & Lighting, Portrait, Wedding, Creative Photography) --> The Art & Business of Photography.
Note: Should the assigned instructor become suddenly unavailable, we'll allocate a substitute instructor.
Level of Knowledge Assumed:
Digital Photography II or equivalentMust know how to operate camera in full Manual Mode (Aperture, shutter-speed, ISO, and meter) and know the basics of composition, Depth of Field, lighting Have practical shooting experienceCourse Structure
Q: Can I make up a class if I miss one?
A: Yes. For any full length courses, they offer one free makeup class per student, per course. Further makeup classes can be purchased on our website. For one day classes, no makeups are allowed.
Q: Is a certificate of completion available to me after completing their class?
Q: Is a professional certificate available to me after completing their class?
Q: Can I take home what I make in this class?
Q: Is this class hands on?
Q: Are materials provided and included in cost of the class?
A: No. A digital camera with manual settings is a requirement.
Q: Is there anything else I should be aware of to be prepared for class?
A: Yes, bring any items you might wish to take notes with.
Due to the small size of courses, of between 5 to 15 students, as well as the economical rates being offered and the amount of students on registrations' waiting-list, PhotoManhattan does not offer refunds or credits. Please be sure of your schedule before you sign up for your course.