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Shayne P.

Buford, GA
Starting at $59
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students Male: 25 to 60; Female: 25 to 70
  • Commercial Photography from Southeastern Center for the Photographic Arts
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Shayne P.

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Want to know how the pros get those spectacular shots you see online, on TV and in magazines? It's not as complicated as you might think once you understand the fundamentals of photography. I have over 30 years of photographic experience and I am super excited to share my knowledge with you! It's going to take some time and effort and lots of practice but the reward will be super satisfying. There is a whole new world out there just waiting on you!

About Shayne

I currently do real estate photography and video for a living but I also love photographing people and things!! I love landscapes, abstracts, color, contrast, etc. I find beauty in most anything and with my photographic knowledge and expertise, I know how to capture images that make people say WOW!

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Kusum S.

Buford, GA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Hindi, Gujurati, English and basic Spanish
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Kusum S.

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Painting specialties include wine bottles & vases.

About Kusum

I am an accomplished, energetic yet caring ESL educator who will assist adults of all ages desiring to learn or improve their ESL (English) skills. I have over 11 years of adult education ESL teaching experience within North Carolina community colleges & adult education outreach programs. I look f

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Jeremy R.

Dawsonville, GA
Starting at $100
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 16 to 70
  • Teaching since 2019
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Jeremy R.

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Would you like to learn how to fly and drone and then take photos from up to 400 feet in the air? If the answer is yes, then I would love to be able to teach you what I have learned from the classes I have taken and the lessons I have learned that makes flying a drone easier and much more fun!! I own my own drone photography business and have obtained my professional FAA drone license, so you can feel secure in knowing that you will be taught by someone who is very knowledgeable about the rules and regulations when it comes to flying a drone! These FAA rules and regulations are to help keep you and the rest of the public safe, so we will be going over what you need to know weather you fly for recreation or professionally.

About Jeremy

Not only do I enjoying teach others to fly drones, I own my own drone photography business. So not only do I fly for fun and as a hobby, I decided to earn a living off doing what I love to do. I have worked very hard to achieve my FAA Drone Pilot License and to register my drones with the FAA so I

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Marina B.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $18
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1995
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Marina B.

7 Reviews
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Learn to draw using the classical realist techniques taught in traditional ateliers. In this elegant and inspiring primer, master contemporary artist and author Marina Bichinsky breaks down the drawing process into small, manageable lessons; introduces time-tested principles and techniques that are easily accessible; and shares the language and context necessary to understand the artistic process and create superior, well-crafted drawings.

About Marina

As a child of five years old I was brought by my mom to Gulyaev’s Art Studio and this famous Ukrainian artist involved me in the marvelous world of fine art. In high-school, I participated in a federally-funded program for the Gifted and Talented in Visual Art. After graduation I won a huge comp

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cari R.
Really enjoyed working with Marina! She is very fun and delightful to work with
Lolly L.
It was our first class together so part of it was organizing myself. I look forward to more classes with Marina.
Lucy
I've known Marina for a very long time and while I haven't taken any classes yet, I most definitely would recommend her to anyone who's looking for a good art teacher. She is a very talented artist and has a rare ability to inspire people to be creative. Her students' paintings are awesome and always make me smile looking at them.
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James W.

86 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French - Canadian (Quebec) French, British English, American English, Australian English, Canadian French
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
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James W.

86 Reviews
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Panting and Drawings, Model Design, Animation Design, Illustration, Advertising For The Web, Album Design , Logo Creation. Painting in Photoshop.

About James

New 6 Month and One Year Courses Taught: 1. Radio Introduction Personality Broadcasting. 2. Guitar Studies Advanced 3. Music Industry 4. Advanced Composition 5. Sound Design 6. Abelton LIVE 7. Premix Setup and Post Production 8. PR and Promotions Business Background: I worked for Eddie Van Hal

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Rabi
James is a wonderful film acting teacher. He taught me the importance of self-confidence and postivity. I have a new-found positive outlook on acting, thanks to James. Now I can act in anything and I know I can do it. I recommend going to James for learning about any type of acting. His stories will charm and inspire you.
Georgia A.
Its been an awesome time learning with James! its so obvious he loves impacting his knowledge of acting and its industry to his students.. There's never a dull moment playing out characters and plotting story lines. Thanks James!!!
Jeyney
This spring semester started off very stressful, but after getting James to tutor me for my music business class it have been a big relief. My grades started going back up and the biggest accomplishment of them all is that I passed my class with a B+. “Thank god out of all the teachers on takelessons.com I chose him.”

James is very caring and understanding and most definitely knows his stuff when it comes to Music business. He really cares about his student’s and really wants to see them win , even when he’s not on the clock with you at the moment he randomly sends you helpful tips and interesting reading files that can help you along the way to become a success artist. I will most definitely keep him around while I'm on my Musical Journey ! and If I were you I would too.

Jonathan "JC" C.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, English, German, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2008
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Jonathan "JC" C.

21 Reviews
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Photography is my big passion in life. I have been doing it professionally since 2003. I went to photography school from 2002 to 2004 in Paris, France. I have references, clients, awards, and exhibitions all over the world. I can teach groups or individually. People of all ages and all levels are welcome.

About Jonathan "JC"

Hello! Bonjour! I believe the best way to teach is to make it simple and fun! I am patient and dedicated to your success. -------- QUALITY FIRST -------- Everybody wants the best. I believe quality is the most important. I also believe each person is unique. Therefore each student should have t

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Christina
Jonathan is a very skilled teacher that takes you expertly through SunYoga meditation. His guidance and humor has allowed my spirituality to grow boundlessly.
Kelly M.
Jonathan was awesome! He was very helpful and did a great job working through all of the questions that I had. I will definitely be signing up for more lessons!

Plus it was great to learn how to add my cats in all photos! A new Photobombing level of greatness!!
Leila A.
Trying to learn adobe on my own almost to push me to become alcoholic ! Since I started to take classes with Jonathan Finally starting to understand the process.
Jonathan is patient, very knowledgeable and happy person. He transform adobe in a fun activity and that is a miracle!Bravo

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- Kinsley
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"I made a last minute lesson with Megan as I panicked about a university project that I was in no way prepared for. She is a calming and professional energy that guides you along the first few movements. At the end of the class she summed up what the next steps would be, making sure to set me up for success. I will definitely be signing up again!"
- Samantha
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"Roya was very helpful and taught many new techniques that will easily be applied on my own. Would definitely recommend lessons with Roya."
- Reed
Took Abstract Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"Megan is wonderful working with my teenage daughter. She is fun and entertaining and the perfect fit!"
- Morgan
Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"I have learned so much from Renata. I would recommend her to anyone wanting to learn to paint or improve their skills. You will enjoy every moment."
- Catherine A Wilson
Took Painting lessons from Renata S.
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"He is very patience and encouraging. My kid took interest in calligraphy immediately and practice all on his own."
- James
Took Calligraphy lessons from Lorenzo D.
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"Joe is an awesome instructor. He let me take my time and had a tremendous amount of patience. He was very easy to work with and very detailed. I can't wait for my next class!"
- Rachel
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"Roya is very personable, very patient, and very encouraging. She listens to what I want to accomplish and works with me to try to help me accomplish that. I highly recommend her. I am very pleased with her classes. She has a nice set up and it is a good environment to learn in."
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Took Watercolor Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"I am an adult student (33) taking beginner drawing lessons with Jessica. My interest/goal is to draw realistic portraits (maybe in a few years), but with no background, I'd better start from the basics, and I am so glad to have Jessica as my teacher. Her philosophy about how to approach art alone is already teaching me so much - for example, what's the correct mindset, how to really observe a subject, how to practice drawing even when I am not drawing.

We have been working on building up foundational skills and their sequence, which gives me clear understanding on what each small step means in the long term. Based on my interest and what I knew and didn’t know, Jessica would design each lesson with a specific focus in mind, usually around practicing a certain technique. Her homework (I ask for homework since I draw slowly) also reinforces those learnings. I feel more confident with each lesson, and my progress is noticeable.

Also, she is incredibly encouraging, patient, and generous. I never feel judged or self-conscious practicing techniques in front of her (often clumsily) or showing her my new drawings. She always gives thorough feedback and encouraging words. Overall, she gives me confidence on my journey, and that is much needed for an adult student who didn’t have the chance to start when younger. Best teacher ever!"
- Sizhan
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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- Moren
Took Calligraphy lessons from Joey F.
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