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Work study exchange program

Join our work study programs and enjoy up to 9 months worth of free photography classes. Just select the courses that you are interested in and fill in the form below.


Most of our courses are 2 hours weekly for 4-9 weeks. To qualify for this program you must select at least 5 courses, OR any amount that sums up to 60 or more hours of class.
You may select any of our courses, as long as there are spaces available as determined by the management. We have all levels from Introduction to Photography through Portraiture, Studio & Lighting, Portable Flash and more. View Courses.


Photography Studio Assistant
Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Answer phone calls and aiding students and clients with photography related questions. Booking photo classes and rentals.
  • Setting up and maintaining classrooms, photography studio equipment, darkroom, and exhibition space.
  • Maintaining cleanliness and inventory, Entering data, Running errands. Light book-keeping.
  • Review and Edit photographs using Photoshop, Website editing using Macromedia Dreamweaver and Transmit.
  • Other responsibilities as determined based on your skills and PhotoManhattan's needs.

To apply please fill the form below.

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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
Photo Critique - 1 Hour: Jan 15, Monday 7:00 PM-8:00 PM

Get constructive reviews and feedback of your images and share your creative ideas in this interactive class.

Full fee: $45.00
Built-In Flash - 1 Hour: Jan 15, Monday 6:00 PM-7:00 PM

Tried to shoot the fireworks and the flash got in the way? Join this class and learn the tricks and tips.

Full fee: $45.00
Studio & Lighting (3 Sessions): Jan 22-Jan 24, Monday-Wednesday 1:15 PM-5:15 PM. Intensive!

Instructor: M.Q.

(Studio & Lighting (3 Sessions): 01/22-01/24. Intensive!
01/22 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $420.00
Focusing Basics - 1 Hour: Jan 17, Wednesday 6:00 PM-7:00 PM

Often overlooked, focus depth can turn an average-looking image into an amazing one. Learn the tricks in Manual or Auto modes.

Full fee: $45.00
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