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Crash Course: Camera Basics

at BKC - Bushwick 736 Bushwick Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11221

This course 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,...

Monday Dec 16th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

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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

Is your schedule already packed but you really want to learn how to use you camera before that big trip or special event you’ve been planning? We'll then this class is perfect for you! This action-packed, fast-paced course is designed for people who want an express introduction to their camera. You will learn the basic principles of photography,...

Sunday Jan 19th, 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

Does your camera confuse you? This 3 hour class will cover iso, aperture, shutter speed and more. you'll never want to photograph in auto mode again!  Materials you need to bring to class : Camera with Manual Mode required. Make sure you bring this to class as we will be practicing during the class. If you have a DSLR, bring the kit lens...

Monday Dec 16th, 10am - 1pm

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

This is our beginner photography class, which we have designed to be: Fun: We have prepared both indoor and outdoor exercises to make sure you are constantly practicing what you learn. Effective: You won't believe how much you will learn in this 9 student class. Your satisfaction is guaranteed after attending all...

Monday Jan 6th, 6pm - 8pm

  (6 sessions)
$350

6 sessions

Photography 101

at Brooklyn Brainery - Park Slope 1110 8th Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11215

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...

Tuesday Jan 14th, 6pm - 8pm

  (3 sessions)
$95

3 sessions

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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...

Thursday Dec 26th, 12pm - 2pm

The Camera: A Beginners' Guide
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The Camera: A Beginners' Guide

at PhotoManhattan - Union Square 51 W 14th St Ste 3R , New York, New York 10011

The Camera - A Beginners' guide  This course is a simpler beginner version focus mainly in the use of the camera only.  Each settings on your camera provides a world of potential for bettering your photography, whether you use a DSLR, point and shoot, Mirrorless, or smartphone camera, learn the tons of tricks that you can do with the equipment...

Thursday Dec 26th, 12pm - 5pm

  (2 sessions)
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$269.10
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2 sessions

Photography Crash Course 2

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

You finally bought that new camera you’ve been wanting for so long. You learned the three fundamental settings—ISO, aperture, and shutter speed—in our Crash Course, Part 1. 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...

Sunday Jan 26th, 11am - 5pm

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 Dec 21st, 4:45pm - 6:45pm

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 Dec 16th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Composition & Creative Photography

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

This 3-week course helps students improve the way they compose/frame an image. They will explore by, following useful composition guidelines that will help their creativity & understand the importance of surveying how to approach a scene before we photograph it. This class has been designed to present the students with visuals and understand...

Monday Jan 6th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (3 sessions)
$230

3 sessions

How Do I Use My Camera? (Part 2 - Beginner Photography)

at JP Teaches Photo

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 backgrounds...

Saturday Dec 21st, 3pm - 5pm

Portrait Beginners' Guide

at PhotoManhattan - Union Square 51 W 14th St Ste 3R , New York, New York 10011

Portrait Beginners' guide - Learn the dos and don'ts of Portraiture Welcome to Portraiture!. This workshop is a full guide to the fundamentals of portraiture. You'll learn: Posing, capturing the moments, Gestures, Body language, backgrounds, shooting angles, and directing and interacting with your subjects. Additionally, you'll learn how to work with...

Saturday Feb 15th, 10:45am - 12:45pm

  (4 sessions)
$325

4 sessions

Intro to Smartphone Photography

at Art of Intuitive Photography - Financial District The Oculus, New York, New York 10006

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! Note: This class is limited towards mobile phones (iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows, etc.), and not geared towards tablets (i.e. iPads). Location: New...

Wednesday Dec 18th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Photo Safari: Central Park

at New York City Photo Safari - Upper East Side Address announced after registration. Contact NYCPS for full details. , New York, New York 10020

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...

Friday Dec 20th, 1:30pm - 4pm

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