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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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Street Photography (3 Sessions): Jun 10-Jun 24, Saturdays 10:45 AM-2:15 PM. NEW!

Instructor: TBA


(Street Photography (3 Sessions): 05/06-05/20.
06/03 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $370.00
Street Photography (3 Sessions): Jul 10-Jul 12, Monday-Wednesday 2:00 PM-5:30 PM. Intensive!

Instructor: TBA


(Street Photography (3 Sessions): 07/10-07/12. Intensive!
07/10 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $390.00
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Street Photography (3 Sessions): Aug 12-Aug 26, Saturdays 10:45 AM-2:15 PM.

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


(Street Photography (3 Sessions): 08/12-08/26.
08/12 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $390.00
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Street Photography (5 Sessions): Sep 09-Oct 07, Saturdays 2:15 PM-4:15 PM.

Instructor: TBA


(Street Photography (5 Sessions): 09/09-10/07.
09/09 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $390.00
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Street Photography (3 Sessions): Oct 14-Oct 28, Saturdays 10:45 AM-2:15 PM.

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


(Street Photography (3 Sessions): 10/14-10/28.
10/14 at PhotoManhattan)_

Full fee: $390.00
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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
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