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    Basic Camera Course

    Did you buy a camera with the latest and greatest features but do not know what each one does? Or worse, is your camera still in its original packaging? Fear not, you too can become proficient with your camera and all of its controls by taking this Basic Camera Course. With each class having a maximum of four to five students, you will be sure to have a proper learning experience during this one day lesson. The class is broken into two parts and by the end of this course, you will be taught every external setting on your camera body and lens, additional options with the automatic settings, how to use them most effectively, and be able to take photographs you never thought you or your camera could do. You bought the camera with all of these features, now put them to use!
    Basic Camera Course

    66 Crosby St, New York

    • Shoot indoors & outdoors
    • Learn every external setting on your camera
    • Learn about the different choices the internal menu offers
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    Crash Course: Quick & Dirty Portrait Photography

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    Making a great portrait doesn't necessarily require expensive gear. Take one of the most famous portraits of all time: Steve McCurry's Afghan Girl, shot for the cover of National Geographic in 1985 using only a 35mm camera and natural light. It's not the tools themselves that do the job, but rather the mind creating with them. In this illuminating Crash Course we'll help you to observe, visualize and control natural light, demonstrating how light and shadow, as well as different focal lengths, affect the dimensions of the human face. You'll get valuable practice photographing people and learn to put subjects at ease. Make vivid portraits a part of your everyday.
    Crash Course: Quick & Dirty Portrait Photography

    736 Bushwick Ave, Brooklyn

    • Discover how to find the most flattering natural and available light
    • Learn how different focal lengths will affect the dimensions of the human face
    • Get a crash course in taking beautiful photographs
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    Composition in the Field

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    Create compelling images out of any surrounding! This three hour, hands-on camera workshop, is a rendezvous with a pro photographer, in any of a number of photogenic locales in and around NYC. The session is designed to provide you with an exciting experience that will teach you the classic principles of composition. You'll learn to shoot using the lighting at that particular moment, image framing, shutter techniques and other tips and techniques that will result in great compositions for portraits, architectural shoots, street photography and macro images. Personal feedback on your work from professional photographers will be given to help you master these photo layout skills. Whether it's the funky fashions and storefronts of Soho or the cityscapes of Central Park, you'll learn to create inspiring images and turn the mundane into masterpieces! You must bring your own digital camera. Exact meeting location will be provided upon booking and will vary depending upon the signup date. Past locations include:
    • Grand Central Station
    • High Line
    • Madison Square Park
    • New York Public Library
    • South Street Seaport
    • Central Park Zoo
    • Brooklyn Bridge & DUMBO
    • Central Park West & 79th St
    • Chinatown
    • Eldridge Street Synagogue
    Composition in the Field

    12 Eldridge St, New York

    • Improve your compositional skills
    • Better understand the capabilities of your camera
    • Explore famous areas of NYC
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    Intuitive Photography at the MET

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    Explore the world of the infamous MET (Metropolitan Museum of Art) through a lens... your camera lens. This hands-on workshop explores photography through people, abstract forms, and movement. You'll learn exercises to tune your intuition, how take pictures by following it, and explore the differences between looking, seeing, and observing. During the course, you will also be taught how to better the composition of your photos, and "think"through the camera lens. Through keen observations, you'll begin seeing with a photographer's eye, and will have the pictures to prove it!
    Intuitive Photography at the MET

    1000 Fifth Ave, New York

    • Learn how to photograph people, abstract forms, and movement
    • Explore, through your own pictures, the differences between looking, seeing, and observing
    • Become finely tuned with your intuition and your camera
    • See with a photographer's eye
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    Master Your Camera Controls

    Some moments you want to capture forever -- your finger over the sunset ain't one of them. So it turns out that fancy new Digital SLR Camera you bought is actually just a rubix cube without all the pretty colors. Lucky for you, the solution is a snap. Develop your photography skills with Digital Photo Academy! Master the art of digital photography during this workshop class and by the time you're done, things will start to click -- mainly your camera. You'll learn about your camera's essential functions from an experienced photographer and get tips on on how to improve your shot. You'll be the center of attention, with a maximum of five students per session. This class is so perfect, it might just deserve a photoshoot of its own. Get the picture?
    Master Your Camera Controls

    18 Westage Dr, New York

    • Learn to use the basic functions of your Digital SLR Camera
    • Get insights and tips from a trained photographer who will help you every step of the way
    • Enjoy a small class size with lots of personalized attention
    • Take your photography skills to an all new level and make every snap shot picture perfect
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    Photography Crash Course (East Side)

    Enjoy an action-packed, fast-paced course designed to give you an express introduction to that camera you bought months ago but still don't know how to use. In this one-day crash course, you'll learn the basic principles of photography as well as discover the proper techniques to create high quality, creative images by mastering a few basic concepts. Some of the key areas you'll explore throughout the day include ISO, aperture, and shutter speed. As you work strengthen your knowledge of these elements, you'll develop the ability to harness them in your photography and create compelling compositions. From portrait to action shots, you'll gain the skills and confidence to make the most of that camera and have a blast as you click away.
    Photography Crash Course (East Side)

    222 E 46th St, New York

    • Develop your photography skills in an exciting, one-day crash course
    • Learn about important elements such as ISO and shutter speed
    • Discover how to capture everything from portraits to action shots
    • Explore your creativity and gain new skills
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