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Photography Classes NYC
Digital photo courses, outdoor workshops, private lessons, and photo rentals in New York City since 2003

Whether you want to learn how to use your camera in full manual mode, take an outdoor photography tour in the streets of New York, or master studio and lighting techniques, PhotoManhattan photography school is the place for you.

We provide solid training in digital and film photography, free seminars, evening and weekend classes, street photo workshops, private lessons and online photography classes, as well as darkroom and photo studio rentals.

Teaching thousands of New York photographers since 2003. Excellent instructors, proven curricula, hands-on training and a friendly atmosphere.




Street Photography (5 Sessions): Jan 06-Feb 03, Saturdays 2:15 PM-4:15 PM.

Instructor: TBA


( Street Photography (5 Sessions): Jan 06-Feb 03, Saturdays 2:15 PM-4:15 PM PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $390.00
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Food Photography I (1-Session): Dec 19, Tuesday 4:30 PM-10:30 PM. Intensive!

Instructor: C.N. (tbc). View Bio.


(Food Photography I (1-Session): 12/19. Intensive!
12/19 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $340.00
December special! $325.00

Savings: $15.00
Portraiture I (4 Sessions): Jan 15-Jan 18, Monday-Thursday 1:15 PM-5:15 PM. Intensive!

Instructor: TBA


(Portraiture I (4 Sessions): 01/15-01/18. Intensive!
01/15 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $420.00
open.
Black and White Photography I (3 Sessions): Jan 06-Jan 20, Saturdays 3:45 PM-5:45 PM.

Instructor: TBA

( B&W Photography I (3 Sessions): Jan 06-Jan 20, Saturdays 3:45 PM-5:45 PM. PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $340.00
open.
Digital Photography II (5 Sessions): Jan 13-Feb 10, Saturdays 12:15 PM-3:15 PM.

Instructor: TBA


( Digital Photography II (5 Sessions): Jan 13-Feb 10, Saturdays 12:15 PM-3:15 PM. PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $430.00
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Digital Photography I (9 Sessions): Jan 09-Feb 27, Tuesdays 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. And Exhibit on Fri 3/2. TBA.

Instructor: TBA


(Digital Photography I (9 Sessions): Jan 09-Feb 27, Tuesdays 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. And Exhibit on Fri 3/2. TBA. at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $400.00
open.



Reviews and Testimonials


"Wonderful Experience!". Reviewer: Katie Wilson from Fords, NJ United States. February 23, 2014.
"I have wanted to take a photography course for a number of years but it was difficult finding the right program without paying an exorbitant cost. I could not be happier that I registered at Photo Manhattan as it was a quality program and I can now navigate my camera. Our teacher, Bradford, is a wonderfully patient instructor and a great source for questions about photography and settings. In addition, he teaches with an enthusiastic positive attitude; it is clear this is not just his "job". I am sad that it is over this weekend! I have recommended the school to friends and look forward to my next course."


"Great class with lots of camera time". Reviewer: Jason from New York, NY United States. October 3, 2013.
"Excellent primer on technical aspects of photography coupled with plenty of field exercises. Talented and knowledgeable instructor provided constructive feedback and helped us through some of the more awkward situations one encounters. Would love to see a Street Photography II offered."

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