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photography classes NYC - Portrait picture at PhotoManhattan

This course explores both the intangibles of art portraiture and the concrete specifics of client-based portraiture in NYC. The work of successful photographers in candid, formal and commercial portraiture will be analyzed and harvested for both their technical and aesthetic merits. Classes include: Introduction to Portraiture styles and history, Portraiture composition, Directing the sitters, Environmental portraiture and Portrait lighting using hot-lights, and a live professional model photo shoot. $400-$420.

Available versions:
9-Session version (including Photo exhibit) // 5-Session version (optional Photo Exhibit).

Requirements: A Digital Camera with Manual Settings (Aperture & Shutter speed).

Level of Knowledge Assumed: Digital Photography I or equivalent, Photo II recommended.


Course Structure Suggestion:
Photo I --> Studio & Lighting and Portraiture --> Photo Journalism and / or Wedding Photography (in this order or in parallel).

Note: Should the assigned instructor become suddenly unavailable, we'll allocate a substitute instructor.

This course may qualify for Free Studio Meetups!



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Portraiture I (9-Sessions): Dec 05-Feb 06, Mondays 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. (No class on 12/26 & 01/02). And exhibition on Fri 2/10 (Evening).

Instructor: C.N.(View Bio)


(Portraiture I (9-Sessions): 12/05-02/06. (No class on 12/26 & 01/02)
12/05 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $405.00
open.
Portraiture I (9-Sessions): Feb 15-Apr 05, Wednesdays 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. And Exhibit on Fri 4/14, 6-8pm.

Instructor: TBA


(Portraiture I (9-Sessions): 02/15-04/05. And Exhibit on Fri 4/14, 6-
02/15 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $415.00
open.
Portraiture I (5-Sessions): Mar 07-Apr 04, Tuesdays 3:00 PM-5:30 PM.

Instructor: TBA


(Portraiture I (5-Sessions): 03/07-04/04.
03/07 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $400.00
open.
Portraiture I (4-Sessions):Apr 01-Apr 22, Saturdays 10:45 AM-2:45 PM.

Instructor: TBA


(Portraiture I (4-Sessions):04/01-04/22.
04/01 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $400.00
open.