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Mark Y.

4 Reviews
Greenwich, CT
Starting at $75
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches students 16 and up
  • Electronics Engineering from University of Maryland Clark School of Engineering
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Mark Y.

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Photography is a big part of our lives these days. It's a modern way of storytelling. Let me help you tell your story better. From Beginner to Advance, I cater the lessons to your needs.

A lifelong student of Photography myself, I have made my living as a professional Photographer for nearly 10 years. In addition to Shooting I have been teaching and helping others hone their craft for the past 4 years.

Many people want instant results but photography is a process. Despite the experience level of the photographer my goal is teach something new. Be it a concept or technique at the end of the session you will be one step closer to your goals.

The session doesn't end at the end of the hour. I provide e-mail support for questions pertaining to the discussed subject matter. I do assign homework and or conduct practical lessons so I also provide feedback and critique for photographs.

I use Lightroom and Photoshop for post processing and I am able to provide ...

About Mark Onewolf

I began photographing family events at the age of 8 years old. I was always fascinated with how things work and the camera was no exception. I learned to shoot with Film cameras. First with my Dad's Pentax and when I was employed I purchased my own. During my time in the Navy and Army I becam

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Kim
Mark is a thoroughly knowledgeable, patient and encouraging instructor. I just completed a series of lessons with him to learn the basic elements of my new camera and settings so that I can go beyond the auto settings before embarking on a trip to Peru. I couldn't be happier with what Mark taught me. In addition to the basics of aperture, shutter and program auto modes, he provided very practical information on things like tripods, storage, programs and apps. I can't wait to take more lessons from Mark when I return from Peru!
Jess
Mark has taught me a lot of lessons in photography. Very knowledgeable in a broad range of disciplines (i.e. long exposures, head shots, weddings, street, editing, portraiture, product, and more). Covering so many categories of photography I feel gives him the ability to answer many questions that a specialized niche photographer would lack. I am a photographer and I get paid gigs, that's how good Mark is. I received my ROI 100x over. Highly recommended.
Dan
Just had a photography lesson with Mark last night. He was great. He explained everything in a clear and concise manner that I could easily understand. He also listened to what I wanted to topics that I wanted to learn and tailored his presentation to cover those topics. Thanks, Dan.

Larianne T.

Stamford, CT
Starting at $150
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 13 to 75
  • Teaching since 2016
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Larianne T.

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With over 8 years of experience as a professional wedding & portrait photographer, I can help new photographers learn how to operate their camera, and I can help seasoned photographers improve their portfolio and online presence.

About Larianne

Hi! I'm Larianne! I'm a wedding & portraits photographer and crochet addict :) Both my love for crochet and photographer started when I was a child. Now I am a wife and mother of two, and I have a photography business and a crochet business. I would love to help you get started, or help you get eve

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Francesca M.

1 Review
Seaford, NY
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French
  • Awarded 5th Year Traveling Scholarship from School of the Museum of Fine Arts (SMFA, Tufts)
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Francesca M.

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I truly believe everyone has an artist in them just waiting to explore. Learn about the technical aspects as well as the highly imaginative ones. Nothing is out of bounds and there are no wrong answers. I have spent a lifetime in the field and practice every day in my studio. Whether it’s painting, drawing or playing on your phone in apps start harnessing your creativity today!

About Francesca

I immigrated to USA to study Art in Boston and graduated in 1982 winning a traveling scholarship with my paintings in a solo show at a gallery as well as in the Museum of Fine Arts. My new home is Long Island and I’m loving it! Please join me and explore both your own abilities and the landscape yo

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Alice
Francesca is such a delight to work with and learn from! I was brand new to painting and wanted to pick up some basic skills. She was patient and really helped me feel comfortable as I learned the basics. I also loved at her home studio, full of objects from her travels. Highly recommend.

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John D.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • BA in Art from University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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John D.

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Many people think they can't draw. I used to be one of them. Now, I know that everyone can draw, they just need to learn how to translate what they see into an image. We will start with contour, move into gesture, create the illusion of 3D form using value and color, composition and even create the illusion of space. We will use a variety of media including graphite, charcoal, pastels (oil and chalk) and even use paint. It's really lots of fun!

About John

Hello! My name is John and I can teach you to draw and paint. I am high energy, funnier than all get out, yet have a serious love of art. Let's explore not just the technical side of drawing/painting, but let's help you discover how to express your creative self!

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Beth W.
Love the way that he started in the right position for me. The class flowed very Lacey and he's a very nice man

John L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches students 13 and up
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John L.

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I worked as a celebrity photographer for Splash News Agency ,something I consider to be top paying as far as street photography go. You must know your camera or could miss the money shot. After studying photography and receiving my BFA I found out that I had an imagination for conceptual photography and an eye for candid shots. I incorporate photography into my fine art paintings. I’ve traveled the world teaching kids to use there eyes .(The Venice Dream Team) and ( See it to be it) were two organizations I’ve worked with teaching photography. Nikon has been my choice of equipment since the 70s,yes I do know film ,darkrooms and papers as well as digital. My self I am a hands on learner and I believe a teacher should have patience and that people learn differently. I’m a great listener

About John

I’m the father of five two counselors ,one high school math teacher, one on his way to law school and one just entering junior college.i believe the success of my children came from my wife and I recognizing their strengths and interest and supporting them, and not letting them give up because of s

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Kai Lun Q.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches students 16 and up
  • Fine Arts from China Central Academy of Fine Arts
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Kai Lun Q.

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I like to take pride in making my students feel secure and knowing and seeing the improvement they make within each session. I will be handing out a materials list prior to our lessons. Most students see a huge leap in drawing within the the first lesson! Class starts out usually with me giving a 1 hour demonstration on what I expect them to do as I cover and explain my entire process and thought and calculations that goes into drawing and painting. For the rest of the class I will be besides the student as they work giving them one on one pointers and as much help and explanation as they need in order to improve. Students start out with learning how to look and draw what they observe accurately by first working on simple geometric shapes such as spheres, cubes. We then will move on to Cast studies and after a few months of studying we will start on figures and portraits.

About Kai Lun

Hi, there! My name is Kai, and I can't wait to meet you! Spreading the joy of drawing and painting has always been a great pleasure of mines. Being trained in China's most prestigious and renowned fine arts academy, CAFA (China Central Academy of Fine ArtsI) as well as studying in Tianjin Aca

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Sergei
I had a huge coincidence by having a lesson with Kai in the Bay Area. He and I have the same point of view about learning drawing that helps me to understand his tips and instructions. It is a true pleasure to be his student, I was feeling like I’m detective who’s seeking for tips and clues and try to transfer all of that onto the paper. Also he is really good by explaining how to see simple shapes and figures in every object, how to extend an imaginary line and keep angles which did and will help me to draw more consciously. Highly recommend him anyone who wants to improve its drawing and painting skill.
Antoinette
Kai is the best art teacher I ever had, he is genuine and puts his heart and soul into making sure you learn everything there is to know to be a successful artist.
Emily
Kai is an excellent instructor and has left a tramendious mark on me as both a student and an artist. Kai may be young, but he has knowledge beyond his years through skill and ambitiously being self taught he has been commended on nationally. Kai in the fall attended FACE and was recently awarded a certificate of excellence from The Portrait Society of America. I very grateful to have worked with him and been walked through his very informative and beautiful demos. Crique from Kai is wonderful and facilitates vast and constructive improvement in skill level. Would highly recommend Kai!

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"I have learned a lot from Jonathan so far. He has been very helpful in helping me understand PhotoShop and Lightroom. I would highly recommend him.
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Took Photography lessons from Jonathan Y.
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"My daughter has been going to Mrs.Maggie’s class for the last 3 years.And through all those years , Maggie has been the most supportive and amazing teacher my daughter can ever wish for.She does everything very proffesionally. She is very dedicated to her art proffesion. My daughter has always loved art and this art class makes her love it even more."
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"My granddaughter has just finished her first drawing class with Amber. She really enjoyed it and is excited to take her second class. My granddaughter is very shy and soft spoken Amber was wonderful with her."
- Kadence
Took Drawing lessons from Amber R.
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"I do a lot of cartooning but wanted some lessons in perspective and observation to make my drawings more accurate. Eileen’s lessons were very effective and helped me reach my goals."
- Izetta
Took Drawing lessons from Eileen M.
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"Brandie is a great photographer and never fails to capture such beauty/realism in my photographs. I always recommend her when others are looking for a photographer and truly love her craft"
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Took Photography lessons from Brandie J.
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"Julie was great and helped me feel more relaxed with my camera already. I am now confident that I will be able to master this equipment!"
- Gayle
Took Photography lessons from Julie D.
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"Very nice and helpful."
- Lynn
Took Photography lessons from Joy S.
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"Kai is so unpretentious and open with his knowledge and expertise. He is an excellent teacher and very positive to all the students in class. I will be taking my fourth class with him soon and look forward to honing my skills with his guidance."
- Karen
Took Oil Painting lessons from Kai Lun Q.
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"Jordin, was fantastic! Very patience and knowledgeable. Definitely recommend Jordin! My daughter loved her, she can’t wait for her next lesson."
- Julia
Took Drawing lessons from Jordin P.
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"One of the best teachers I ever had!
Highly knowledgeable and very attentive to the student's needs."
- Katerina
Took Drawing lessons from Danil G.
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