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Julie D.

Julie D.

4.9(95)
From the basics of camera operations to field sessions, creativity assignments to photo processing in Lightroom and Photoshop. We work together to develop training to meet your photography needs. I am known for my patience with students and am committed to your best learning experience.
$1$85
/60 mins
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Josiah J.

Josiah J.

5(14)
As a college graduate with two Associates degrees in Fine Arts & Associates in Digital Arts, and a Certificate of Completion in Digital Photography, I've learned a tremendous amount about photography and operating the camera. I'm eager to share this knowledge and these skills with my photography students. You'll learn the basic functions of your camera, how to compose a great photograph, and if you need help with editing and managing your photos I can help you with that as well. Feel free to reach out if you have any questions, I'm always happy to help!
$1$40
/30 mins
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Priscilla L.

Priscilla L.

4.8(67)
The first thing I do before the first day of class is send out an enthusiastic email to introduce myself. We then Briefly discuss the learning goals for the course based on the visual literacy, technical, and intellectual competencies the students would like to achieve by the end of a period through the questionnaire. This is ideal for me to design the course or update an existing course for the student's desired outcomes. The customized syllabus and the schedule are completed along with a comprehensive strategy for what will take place during our lesson together. I incorporate technology all the time. I'm also inclusive driven because I believe everyone can learn no matter their capabilities or background, I also engage with my students by catering to their interests, and I embrace my dualities and share them with my students.
$1$80
/60 mins
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Christy F.

Christy F.

5(37)
Having taken pictures of families, weddings, children etc. over 15 years, I have learned to move swiftly from one picture to the next to help those being photographed feel comfortable and have a good time! Pictures capture a moment of time that will always be remembered! During class we will cover: *Lighting *Aperature *ISO *Manual *When to use Manual and Automatic *How to take pictures throughout a wedding day, family or children photoshoot. *Posing that works for both family and weddings *How to start a business *Flash *etc.
$1$20
/30 mins
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Sergio M.

Sergio M.

4.8(38)
I can help you get an eye for a artsy photo and make the camera your weapon
$1$40
/30 mins
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Joseph B.

Joseph B.

5(11)
I am a published photographer, a professional musician with an international acclaim and a published writer. The reason all of these arts are synergistic together is because they are all about the inner vision and the capture of something magical. This magic is invisible to these who pass by in a rush. Photography has been a love of mine since childhood as I took images with a fully manual camera in black and white without a range finder or auto focus lens. I still love the visceral experience. My published photographs both on line as well as in galleries have been met with approval both in the media as well as by the established authorities. The director of Eastman House has picked one of my larger images of nature as one of his favorites. My specialty is street photography and the expressive moments of animals interacting with people. I do like portraiture which has been selected as an honorable win by photographic associations and printed in concert programs for professional soloists, musicians. My images have been shown in theater as well. I use full frame sensor cameras by Leica, Cannon and film cameras by Nikon, Minolta, Fuji as well as mirrorless cameras by Fuji and Canon. I have used many other brands throughout the years and countless lenses, filters and techniques. I use Photoshop but do not rely on it. I teach being able to sink in the moment, slow down time and connect to what your inner eye knows its going to see in a moment after your finger gently kisses the shutter button. That senses we use as photographers go beyond the sense we use as we walk through everyday life. I invite you into that alternate world of vision and self awareness and into the connection with your subject which will give others who see it later that moment of wonder. Yes, photography is pure magic! It is a time machine, a bridge to these moments and people who loved us and whom we love. It is indeed the love of life distilled into a soft click. How do you feel about it? I look forward to hearing from you soon and to meeting you!
$1$65
/30 mins
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Kelvin L.

Kelvin L.

4.8(161)
If you’re interested in learning photography – congratulations! Photography is a fun, practical hobby as well as an exciting career. Although learning photography does take a little patience, the rewards are certainly worth it. So, let’s start with the benefits of why you should learn photography. - The ability to record special events like a child’s birthday, graduation or the family’s vacations with clear, focused well composed photographs. - Never missing a picture of a special moment because you were searching for the right button or dial. - Taking photos that you and your loved ones will enjoy displaying on your wall. By capturing your special memories in pictures, you can have a way to document and pass on these memories to future generations. - Communicating through your photographs. A picture really is worth a thousand words! You can capture an expression that says it all. Or as we've seen in magazines like Time and National Geographic, you can shoot photographs that convey messages powerful enough to open a mind or convey just about anything you want to communicate. You don’t have to be a professional photojournalist to get out there and take some great shots
$1$35
/30 mins
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Jonathan Y.

Jonathan Y.

4.9(13)
Jonathan has a passion for teaching and loves seeing his students thrive. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs and goals of each student. You'll soon have the foundation to take timeless photos or take your skills to the next level. Shoot me a message, I'd love to hear from you!
$1$90
/60 mins
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