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Portraiture

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.

Available versions:

  • 9 sessions (including exhibit)
  • 5 sessions (optional 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 PortraiturePhoto 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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All courses have 1 FREE make up class. And, <br>Free 24-hour cancellation. View more... All courses have 1 FREE make up class. And,
Free 24-hour cancellation. View more...

Each course comes with 1 Free make up class - schedule your makeup class hassle-free anytime. And free 24-hour cancellation.

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Portraiture I (5 Sessions): Dec 08, 2:00-6:00PM. And Jan 5-Jan 12, Saturdays 2:00 PM-4:00 PM. Portraiture I (5 Sessions): Dec 08, 2:00-6:00PM. And Jan 5-Jan 12, Saturdays 2:00 PM-4:00 PM.

Instructor: TBA


(Portraiture I (5 Sessions): 12/08-
at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $420.00
Join on 2nd class - Get a syllabus. $315.00

Savings: $105.00
open.
Other options: Other options:

  • Build your own: Take any courses by way of private class and save! Starts at $70. Book a private class.

  • Get a Gift card to use towards any future course openings and save $50. Gift cards never expire! Buy a gift card now.

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Portraiture I (5 Sessions): Jan 08-Feb 05, Tuesdays 6:00 PM-8:30 PM. Portraiture I (5 Sessions): Jan 08-Feb 05, Tuesdays 6:00 PM-8:30 PM.

Instructor: S.K.(View Bio)


(Portraiture I (5 Sessions): 01/08-02/05.
01/08 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $420.00
open.
Seminar The Art of The Selfie (2 Sessions): Jan 19-Jan 26, Saturdays 3:00 PM-5:00 PM. Seminar The Art of The Selfie (2 Sessions): Jan 19-Jan 26, Saturdays 3:00 PM-5:00 PM.

Instructor: S.K.(View Bio)


(The Art of The Selfie (2 Sessions): 01/19-01/26.
01/19 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $250.00
open.
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