Photography Classes NYC | Online Photo classes | In Person Workshops.

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. Take your classes at PhotoManhattan or online via Virtual Classrooms.

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.

Virtual Photo Meetup: Wednesday Apr 01, 6:15 PM-7:45 PM.  <i><span style="color: rgb(227, 108, 9);">NEW!</span></i> | Online.| Virtual Photo Meetup: Wednesday Apr 01, 6:15 PM-7:45 PM. NEW! | Online.|

Instructor: G.J.(View Bio)

(Seminar iPhoneography: 04/01
04/01 at PhotoManhattan)_PhotoManhattan)_ $55.

Full fee: $55.00
Available In person or online.
Seminar iPhoneography: Friday Apr 03, 12:30 PM-1:30 PM. <i><span style="color: rgb(227, 108, 9);">NEW!</span></i> | Online. Seminar iPhoneography: Friday Apr 03, 12:30 PM-1:30 PM. NEW! | Online.

Instructor: G.J.(View Bio)

(iPhoneography -> Virtual Class: 04/03.
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Full fee: $20.00
Food Styling Photography: Apr 1-Apr 2, 12:30 PM-2:00 PM. <i><span style="color: rgb(227, 108, 9);">NEW!</span></i> | Online. Food Styling Photography: Apr 1-Apr 2, 12:30 PM-2:00 PM. NEW! | Online.

Instructor: G.J.(View Bio)

(Food Styling Photography: 04/01-04/02. Intensive!
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Full fee: $155.00
Creative Photography: Mar 28-Apr 18, Saturdays 3:30 PM-5:30 PM.  | In person or online. Creative Photography: Mar 28-Apr 18, Saturdays 3:30 PM-5:30 PM. | In person or online.

Instructor: S.K.(View Bio)

(Creative Photo -> Virtual Class: 03/28-04/18.
03/28 at PhotoManhattan)_PhotoManhattan)_ $325.

Full fee: $325.00
Join on 2nd class get $65 off! $260.00

Savings: $65.00

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Updates COVID-19

Most all classes except for Studio and Flash are offered as online Webinars when/as needed, until COVID-19 is no longer a concern. Students can request this option at any time during the course.

There'll be a 48 hours cancellation policy for any courses registered to and starting after Mar 12, that need be cancelled due to COVID-19.

Other notes
* We have a strict sanitizing policy in place (required from all visitors).
* All classes are kept below 7 students. Flash and Studio courses will be kept at 4 students.
* There are no group gatherings around the common areas.

Recommended Courses

* Creative Photography: This course will explore advanced lighting, color filters, pattern, texture, image design, history of photography and more.
* Portrait: Learn the basics of posing, composition and lighting, as well as creative portrait, and the art of Self portrait.
* Beginner Photography: Get a solid review of the fundamentals of photography, including camera and exposure settings, framing, motion blur, focus control, night photography, Video and much more.

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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