This course explores both the intangibles of art portraiture and the concrete specifics of client-based portraiture in NYC. The work of successful photographers both in candid, formal, and commercial portraiture will be analyzed and harvested for both their technical and aesthetic merits. $355-$375.
Classes include: Introduction to Portraiture styles & history, Portraiture composition, Directing the sitters, Environmental portraiture and Portrait lighting using hot-lights, & a live professional model photo shoot.
9-Session version (with Photo exhibit): $375.
5-Session version: $355.
a) Digital SLR or Point & shoot with Manual options (Aperture & Shutter speed). b) Basic Photography knowledge.
Note: Should the assigned instructor become suddenly unavailable, we'll allocate a substitute instructor.