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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...

Monday Feb 25th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

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 Jan 22nd, 6pm - 9pm

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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 Jan 28th, 2pm - 4pm

  (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 Mar 9th, 11am - 2pm

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 Jan 26th, 10am - 1pm

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...

Monday Feb 25th, 6pm - 8pm

  (3 sessions)
$92

3 sessions

Beginner Photo & Camera Fundamentals

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

In this section you'll find several class options: "The camera - A Beginners guide" And "Digital Photography I - Mastering the Fundamentals". Take the Camera course for a quick intro to the camera and exposure. Take Digital Photo I for a complete guide that includes more shooting time and topics.  Digital Photography I - Mastering the Fundamentals ...

Tuesday Jan 29th, 6pm - 9pm

  (5 sessions)
$390

5 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...

Tuesday Jan 29th, 6pm - 8pm

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...

Tuesday Jan 22nd, 11am - 1pm

Basic Camera Course

at The Photography Workshops - SoHo 66 Crosby Street Apt 5F, New York, New York 10012

Learn how to drive the technology known as the modern camera. It simply comes down to aperture and shutter speed, as it has for over 150 years. After that, it is your choice of options on the camera's menu. This Course will teach you: About all the external settings on your camera body and lenses Explore your camera's internal menu and unlock...

Saturday Jan 26th, 11am - 5pm

Beginning Digital Photography

at Fashion Institute of Technology - Chelsea 227 W 27th St, New York, New York 10001

Learn how to move from phone photography to your digital camera to create the portrait, product, or travel photos you want. This beginner course teaches how to optimize your digital camera to capture great shots. Through hands-on exercises, learn to improve your photos by controlling light, color, and movement. How to fine-tune and modify your photos...

Saturday Mar 16th, 1pm - 4pm

  (5 sessions)
$195

5 sessions

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 Feb 9th, 4:45pm - 6:45pm

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...

Tuesday Feb 26th, 6pm - 8pm

  (4 sessions)
$315

4 sessions

Photography for Self-Expression or Profit

at Fashion Institute of Technology - Chelsea 227 W 27th St, New York, New York 10001

This hands-on class teaches you how to create the photos you want. Learn how to get the most out of your DSLR or advanced point-and-shoot camera to control light, color, and movement. Discover which settings and accessories are best for portraits, landscapes, still life, and other types of photography through demos and exercises. Evaluate your progress...

Saturday Mar 16th, 9:30am - 12:30pm

  (5 sessions)
$185

5 sessions

Travel Photography - Landscape

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

Travel Photography - Street & Landscape Enhance your Travel Photos with this workshop mix of Landscape, Cityscape and Street Photography. Capture that scene with confidence and creativity. This course is mostly taken place outdoor and focuses on honing compositional skills specific to landscapes, cityscapes and street photography. Ideal for the...

Thursday Jan 31st, 1pm - 5pm

  (2 sessions)
$370

2 sessions

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