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Crash Course: Quick and Dirty Portraits

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

Making a great portrait doesn't necessarily require expensive gear.  Take for example 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...

Saturday Oct 12th, 2:30pm - 5:30pm

Portrait Photography Essentials

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

Portraiture is the soul of photography. But success in this genre relies on mastery of technical concepts, aesthetic subtleties, and your simultaneous ability to work with human subjects. Amp up your portraiture skills in this streamlined, four-session course. We’ll dive into understanding how to work with natural, window, continuous, external-flash,...

Saturday Sep 14th, 10am - 1pm

  (4 sessions)
$225

4 sessions

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Portrait Photography: The Basics

at Princeton Photo Workshop - New Jersey 22 Harlingen Rd, Belle Mead, New Jersey 08502

Learn from a pro! Portrait photographer Frank Veronsky explains how to compose your portraits to make them more interesting, how to capture the true character of your subject and how to use outdoor and man made light and backgrounds.

Saturday Sep 7th, 10am - 12pm

Portrait Photography: Shooting Portraits

at Princeton Photo Workshop - New Jersey 22 Harlingen Rd, Belle Mead, New Jersey 08502

Learn from a pro! In this hands-on Portrait workshop, we'll discuss and work with the essentials of a good Portrait, Lens choices, natural and man made Light and Posing. During the class, we will have demonstrations and shoot in the studio and outdoors, if weather permits. Participants will take turns shooting and being portrait subjects to get important...

Saturday Sep 14th, 10am - 1pm

Portrait Photography from Start to Finish

at Princeton Photo Workshop - New Jersey 22 Harlingen Rd, Belle Mead, New Jersey 08502

Learn from a pro! Portrait photographer Frank Veronsky teaches you how to compose your portraits to make them more interesting, how to capture the character of your subject and how to use outdoor and man made light and backgrounds.  In the second, hands-on shooting workshop, we'll discuss lens choices and work with natural and artificial light...

Saturday Sep 7th, 10am - 12pm

  (3 sessions)
$395

3 sessions

Creative Portrait

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

Creative Portrait - Make portraits that transcend  It's time to have fun, experiment! This course will guide you through all that there is to see to unleash your imagination and create the most unique portraits. Made for everyone, using any types of cameras, with or without Manual Mode. Course will include a review of the kinds of portraiture...

Monday Oct 21st, 6pm - 9:15pm

  (3 sessions)
$340

3 sessions

Portrait Photography: The Polished Portrait

at Princeton Photo Workshop - New Jersey 22 Harlingen Rd, Belle Mead, New Jersey 08502

Learn from a pro! Portrait photographers employ post-processing tools to create their finished work. Learn how Frank uses Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop to make his portraits publication-quality. We will work with exposure, contrast and color corrections and learn tools and techniques for precision facial retouching. You will leave this class with  useful...

Sunday Sep 22nd, 10am - 1pm

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...

Thursday Oct 31st, 6pm - 8pm

  (4 sessions)
$315

4 sessions

Beginning Photo Portraiture

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

Photograph what is closest to your heart: people. Whether it be your family, an interesting subject on the street, or your pet, learn what makes a portrait successful both technically and compositionally. Bring in portrait assignments for critique and discuss ambient lighting, flash, locations and more. Knowledge of camera use required. For the first class, please bring in 5 photographs that you made that are successful and 5 photographs that...

Thursday Oct 17th, 10am - 12:30pm

  (4 sessions)
$220

4 sessions

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Location Photography Workshop: Chinatown

at Int'l Session of Digital Photography - Lower East Side Chinatown Confucius Plaza , New York, New York 10002

In this workshop we explore the fascinating area and the unique ethnic community of Manhattan: Chinatown. Participants learn the tips and hints for successful "street & portrait photography." At the same time acquiring the knowledge of the camera basic, the various functions and camera settings to gain greater control. By the end of the two hour...

Saturday Aug 31st, 9am - 11am

Still life Styling and Photography

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

Still life Styling and Photography with Heirloom Objects, Ephemera & Flea Market Finds Vintage objects have stories to tell. Whether they belonged to someone special or were found at a flea market they can be arranged into meaningful compositions that recall another time.  We'll discuss the art of storytelling through still life photography...

Saturday Sep 7th, 10am - 4pm

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)
$950

13 sessions

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All Day Private Digital Photography (New York)

at Digital Photo Academy

Digital Photo Academy instructors are available to accommodate personal schedules and provide a full day, 7 hours of instruction to suit the needs of individual parties. Typically the session will last approximately, beginning with a discussion about the student’s specific camera equipment and photographic needs, then leading into an in-the-field...

Thursday Aug 29th, 10am - 4pm

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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 Oct 19th, 1:30pm - 4:30pm

  (5 sessions)
$300

5 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...

Saturday Sep 7th, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

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