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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. $385-$395.

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): Feb 17-Apr 06, Wednesdays 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. And exhibition on Thu 4/14, 8:15-10:15pm

Instructor: C.N.(View Bio)


(Portraiture I (9-Sessions): 02/17-04/06. And exhibition on Thu 4/14,
02/17 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $390.00
open.
Portraiture I (5-Sessions): Mar 19-Apr 16, Saturdays 3:45 PM-6:15 PM.

Instructor: C.N.(View Bio)


(Portraiture I (5-Sessions): 03/19-04/16.
03/19 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $385.00
open.
Portraiture I (9-Sessions): Apr 19-Jun 07, Tuesdays 8:15 PM-10:15 PM. And Exhibition on Sun 6/12, 4:30-6:30pm.

Instructor: H.G.(View Bio)


(Portraiture I (9-Sessions): 04/19-06/07. And Exhibition on Sun 6/12,
04/19 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $390.00
open.
Portraiture I (5-Sessions): May 18-Jun 15, Wednesdays 3:00 PM-5:30 PM.

Instructor: M.Q.(View Bio)


(Portraiture I (5-Sessions): 05/18-06/15.
05/18 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $385.00
open.
Portraiture I (9-Sessions): Jun 22-Aug 10, Wednesdays 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. And exhibition on Sun 8/14, 4:30-6:30pm.

Instructor: C.N.(View Bio)


(Portraiture I (9-Sessions): 06/22-08/10. And exhibition on Sun 8/14,
06/22 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $390.00
open.
Portraiture I (5-Sessions): Jul 28-Aug 25, Thursdays 6:00 PM-8:30 PM.

Instructor: U.N.(View Bio)


(Portraiture I (5-Sessions): 07/28-08/25.
07/28 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $385.00
open.