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Street Photography I

Shoot on the ground in New York City in a course built on intensive hands-on field trips. Areas include the ever-popular Union Square and the High Line in New York City.

Sessions will consist of real-time shooting and immediate review of the work photographed during class. You’ll learn the basics of cityscapes composition, environmental portraiture useful for travel photography, and the ins and outs of manipulating natural light. This is an excellent course to prepare for your travel photography.

Available Versions:

  • 3 sessions: 3.5-hour classes, 10.5 hours total
  • 5 sessions: 2-hour classes, 10 hours total
  • 6 sessions: 2-hour classes, 12 hours total

Requirements: Aany digital camera.

Level of Knowledge Assumed: Digital Photography I or equivalent level is recommended. You should be familiar with exposure (manual or automatic), camera settings and the overall use of your camera.

Note: Classes take place mainly outdoors. In the winter months, please be prepared for the cold. Some parts of the sessions may take place indoors on very cold days. In case of rain, classes may be rescheduled, as possible. Limited to 10 students. Should the assigned instructor become suddenly unavailable, we’ll assign a substitute.

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1 Free Make up class per course. And,
Free 24-hour cancellation.

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


New dates Jan-Jun will be posted in Nov 21! Save $50 with a Gift card now.

Street Photography (5 Sessions): Nov 09-Dec 14, Thursdays 12:30 PM-2:30 PM. No class on 11/23

Instructor: C.N. (tbc). View Bio.

(Street Photography (5 Sessions): 11/09-12/14. No class on 11/23
11/09 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $390.00
Join on 2nd class! $370.00

Savings: $20.00
Street Photography I (5 Sessions): Dec 04-Dec 18, Mondays & Wednesdays 12:30 PM-2:30 PM. Intensive! New!

Instructor: M.Q. View Bio.

(Street Photography (5 Sessions): 12/04.
at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $390.00
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Street Photography (5 Sessions): Jan 06-Feb 03, Saturdays 2:15 PM-4:15 PM.

Instructor: TBA

(Street Photography (5 Sessions): Jan 06-Feb 03, Saturdays 2:15 PM-4:15 PM at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $390.00