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Lighting Walk Photography Class

at JP Teaches Photo - Midtown Central Park W & W 72nd St , New York, New York 10023

This photography course will develop your understanding and sensitivity to existing light, give natural light photography tips and will teach you how to complement your images by introducing artificial light (using your flash).  The course begins with the most basic tools that every photographer uses; your eye and your ability to distinguish...

Sunday Sep 8th, 5pm - 7pm

The Grammar of Photography

at Pratt Institute - West Village 144 W 14th St, New York, New York 10011

Photographs tell stories. As writers use cadence, sentence structure, or the sounds of words to help advance the story, photographers use light, shape, and color.  In order for photographers to communicate effectively, they must go beyond employing general visual principles. Analyze the challenges and potential solutions involved in photographical...

Thursday Aug 29th, 6:30pm - 9:25pm

  (13 sessions)

13 sessions

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Photographic Lighting

at Pratt Institute - West Village 144 W 14th St, New York, New York 10011

Master the fundamentals of working with a variety of lighting systems and techniques. Learn the theory and application of lighting in the studio and on location.  Focus on the photographic works and lighting of master photographers to give you a background in visualizing light and lighting methodology.  Work with a variety of lighting systems,...

Saturday Aug 31st, 10am - 12:55pm

  (13 sessions)

13 sessions

Intro to Studio Lighting Intensive

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

Designed to educate you on how to make intelligent choices in lighting. Learn to  accomplish what you want to say with your photos using studio lights. You will be able to create the hard drama or soft emotion that you visualize. Become versed in the lighting skills that are used by photography studios worldwide. Course Objectives: Develop...

Sunday Aug 25th, 11am - 6pm

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TTL Flash

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

This TTL flash course is a thorough training on using your flash in various modes from Automatic, through TTL, to Manual and off-camera flash. Students will learn special techniques for setting up creative lighting.Course covers off-camera flash and set ups of up to 3 units both wired and wirelessly.  Class shooting and demonstrations will be...

Thursday Sep 5th, 6pm - 10pm

  (2 sessions)

2 sessions

Beginners Photography Lighting

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Learn the basics of using flash units off camera for lighting different situations. We cover setups for portraits, room lighting and fill light, and equipment like umbrellas, light boxes, soft lights and backdrops. For the first class, please bring in 5 photographs that you made that are successful and 5 photographs that ...

Thursday Sep 19th, 10am - 12:30pm

  (4 sessions)

4 sessions

Introduction to Lighting

at Penumbra Foundation | CAP - Murray Hill 36 E 30th St, New York, New York 10016

This workshop will introduce photographers to the fundamentals of lighting and provide an overview of the three basic qualities of light: hard light, diffused light and reflected light. Through hands-on demonstrations and shooting, you’ll learn how to see and work with the direction and quality of light, including both artificial and daylight sources....

Saturday Sep 21st, 10am - 6pm

  (2 sessions)

2 sessions

Studio and Lighting

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

Welcome to the Studio! Learn lighting like a pro. Classes will consist of full hands-on shooting using pro photo equipment provided by us, weekly assignments and plenty of experimentation. You don't need to own studio equipment, just have a camera with Manual mode.  You'll learn how to use the photo equipment including soft boxes, umbrellas,...

Wednesday Sep 18th, 6pm - 8pm

  (5 sessions)

5 sessions

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Lighting Fundamentals

at DCTV - TriBeCa 87 Lafayette St, New York, New York 10013

The proper use of lighting equipment can make the difference between an amateur production and a professional one. Practice 3-point lighting among other basic setups, and get introduced to how cinematographers and gaffers use light to tell a visual story. This essential workshop covers electrical safety, on-set vocabulary, and principles of light,...

Saturday Oct 12th, 11am - 5pm

Paint Nite: Fall Leaves Wine Bottle with Fairy Lights

Paint Nite: Fall Leaves Wine Bottle with Fairy Lights

at Yaymaker - Midtown 1033 6th Ave, New York, New York 10018

The Original Paint Nite: Unleash your inner artist Grab your friends and unleash your inner artist at the Original Paint Nite. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Show up early to find your seat, grab a bite, and get a cocktail in hand. Yaymaker events give you everything you need to...

Thursday Aug 29th, 7pm - 9pm


Paint and Sip: You Light Up My Life (Northern)

at La Pittura Art Studio - Chelsea 145 W 26th St, New York, New York 10001

The scientific explanations of the Northern lights make us go "Huh?". To create this masterpiece there's no questions, beautiful colors and speckles. Join us for this very special painting and speckling up our floors! We won't quiz you on aurora borealis, don't worry! In just about two hours, while you’re painting and mingling, our artist will...

Saturday Sep 7th, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Creative Photography: Color, Lighting & Beyond

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

Take a journey into the world of Visuals, Learn the rules, break them and develop your own style. Theres one thing to know how to use your camera, but how do you create a visually appealing photograph? You have the tools, now lets put them to work. Learn all about the rules of composition, when to apply them, when to consider them, and… when to break...

Wednesday Sep 18th, 6pm - 8:45pm

  (3 sessions)

3 sessions

Lighting for Vlogs & other Video Projects

at International Film Institute of New York

This course is designed for individuals looking to explore video lighting or for intermediate vloggers looking to expand their on-set tool kit for more professional looking videos.  Whether you are a business, individual, presenter,beauty guru, or online video star, look your best on screen. Master lighting yourself or presenters, regardless...

Saturday Sep 28th, 10am - 4pm

Painting with Light: Chemigrams

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

A unique and rare alternative photo process, Chemigrams offer a way to create prints the way an alchemist might: by transforming simple everyday substances into images that are as singular as they are spectacular. More related in method and approach to painting and printmaking than to photography, Chemigrams use no camera or darkroom. We'll be drawing...

Saturday Nov 9th, 11am - 4:30pm

1 Day Workout: Engaging Light

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

This 1-day workshop connects technical and creative concerns when photographing in the unpredictable nature of the city landscape.  A strong follow-up to Camera Warm-Up, Engaging Light! challenges students to observe, perceive and manipulate light and shadow to help make unique photographs that inspire the imagination.  By...

Sunday Oct 13th, 11am - 4pm

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