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Kelvin L.

Bolingbrook, IL
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Bradley H.

Medina, WA
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Blake M.

Chicago, IL
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Kelvin L.

Bolingbrook, IL

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 ...

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Melissa T. August 19, 2016
Violin · Online
Verified Student
Kelvin did it again! He supported and prepared my son for his orchestra audition. Nicholas was accepted into the Metropolitan Youth Symphony Orchestra for the third year in a row. Kelvin has helped him to achieve this goal each time. Thanks Kelvin for being such a great instructor and truly investing in my son.
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Kevin O. July 11, 2016
SEO · Online
Verified Student
Kelvin was a nice guy but not very good at listening. You can tell he is probably good at SEO, but is more geared towards giving multiple lessons, because he will not answer any questions if its not in the order he is teaching. Being a teacher myself, you have to LISTEN to the person paying for the lesson. You should not tell a paying customer that you wont answer a question because you will get to that at a later time in a different lesson. Some people, like myself understand many aspects of SEO already, and just need to ask some questions to learn new things to try.

Kelvin did give me a couple very good tips I will implement.

You could be a very good teacher my friend, just listen more
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Jason May 12, 2016
Composition · In studio
Verified Student
Kelvin is an extremely knowledgeable musician with a great teaching style.
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Bradley H.

Medina, WA

I'm a published pro photographer teaching all levels of photography and photo processing and printing. My focus is making it fun to get up to speed quickly.

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Paul August 23, 2016
Photography · Online
Brad is just a great instructor who is very effective at using technology to make the experience extremely easy and very productive. I wasn't sure how photography and light room lessons were going to work in the environment but it has been a great experience with just my first couple of lessons.
I wanted to learn how to make subtle adjustments to some of my favorite photos to bring out the detail and highlights that made the shot a favorite. Brad quickly walked me through seemingly complex edits which were very easy to learn and made my pictures really pop.
I love landscapes and animals and have fallen in love with past shots that I did not realize could be such improved pictures with just a little help from Lightroom.
Well worth the investment and I have received countless complements already on my new work.

Thanks Brad for taking me to the next level of enjoyment and satisfaction with a personal passion of mine.
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Jackie D. August 23, 2016
Adobe Photoshop · Online
Verified Student
I've always wanted to improve my Photoshop/Lightroom skills. As a matter of fact I've talked about it for over six months but just never seem to have the time. Enter, Bradley. After just one lesson my knowledge has improved and I am already using the skills learned through his instruction to make my photographs better. Bradley is thorough, patient and extremely knowledgeable. The classes flow easily and you can see how much he enjoys teaching.

Originally I was looking for an in-person class but taking the class online in many ways is easier. We are able to easily share each other's screen and there are no pesky interruptions from other classmates. Additionally, I am free to ask and receive an answer to any of my perceived silly questions.

I wholeheartedly endorse Bradley and recommend him as a first-class instructor.
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Bonnie June 24, 2016
Photography · Online
Verified Student
Brad was an amazing instructor for myself and 10 and 11 year old daughters. His communication skills are impeccible and his approach spot on. After only one lesson, I have learned more about my camera and photography than in my whole life! We are so excited to continue our lessons with Brad!
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Blake M.

Chicago, IL

I have shot corporate and actor headshots for over seven years. I look for eager students to understand what they're doing as oppose to just memorizing. I will listen to your goals and adjust the curriculum to your needs. Whether it's working with Cannon, Nikon or whatever brand of camera for the first time, I can assist you with your needs. I have lots of energy and love students with a sense of humor! Let's start having fun!

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Jesse July 25, 2016
Adobe Photoshop · Online
Blake was awesome! I asked for a speedy run-down of photoshop and that's exactly what I got. Thank you so much!
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Steven H. June 29, 2016
Adobe Photoshop · Online
Verified Student
Patient. Knowledgeable.
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LeiChandra T. June 10, 2016
Adobe Illustrator · Online
Verified Student
Blake was very clear, thorough, and patient during the lesson. I had a lot of anxiety about my Illustrator class, but he made it look easy, and now it doesn't seem so bad after all. I look forward to learning more about graphics. Thanks Blake!

Joe S.

Ridgewood, NY
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Sarah L.

Redwood City, CA
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Gordon L.

Los Angeles, CA
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Joe S.

Ridgewood, NY

We go in an in-depth journey of light and shadows. I can teach in digital and Film photography. I am very knowledgeable in lighting techniques for portrait photography, fashion photography, outdoor, event and artistic expressionistic photography. My students will learn composition, lighting and artistic forms of photography

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Xiaoliang April 20, 2016
Photography · In home
Verified Student
He was an all-right teacher and a decent guy.
Thanks!
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Xiaoliang April 20, 2016
Photography · In home
Verified Student
He was an all-right teacher and a decent guy.
Thanks!
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Chris January 4, 2016
Drawing · In home
Our son is enjoying drawings lesson with Joe very much. Joe explains concepts very clearly and in an age appropriate manner. He is also great at applying our son's strong interest in video game characters to learning different aspects of drawing.
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Sarah L.

Redwood City, CA

I got my first camera when I was 8 years old and have been a passionate shutterbug ever since. I can teach you how to use all of the manual features on your camera to get the effects you want to achieve, and I can help you to train your eye to see and capture memorable compositions.

Taking pictures is the first part of the journey - the second is editing them to adjust exposure, saturation, contrast, etc. I work with Photoshop and can teach you how to tune your images and fix problems like lens dust, harsh shadows, or face shine in flash pictures.

I encourage each student to find his or her personal style to express a unique vision. You don't need any experience to become an artist, just the desire to start noticing new things all around you and capturing moments to share with others!

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Rachel Hershberg August 18, 2016
Sewing · In studio
Verified Student
Patient, clear, knowledgeable!
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Sue July 30, 2016
Photography · In studio
Verified Student
Sarah is a delightful, smart and talented photography teacher. She went to the trouble to read up on my particular kind of camera so she knew could tell me all the details. So helpful! Totally recommend her to anyone who wants to learn photography!
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Lydia July 27, 2016
Photography · In studio
Verified Student
Sarah is a great teacher! She is knowledgeable and patient. Even though I have enjoyed taking photos for years I just never knew much about my digital camera and what it could do. Sarah gave me "homework" to practice what she taught me and all around it was a positive learning experience!
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Gordon L.

Los Angeles, CA

I have shot portraits professionally for over 4 years in all styles and environments. Aside from the basics and art of photography, I can teach you how to prepare for photoshoots, working with clients, and create a smooth experience to get the best photos out of yourself and the people you work with.

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Rocco August 17, 2016
Photography · Online
Verified Student
Gordon asked great on-boarding questions. Very personable. We are looking forward working with him more to learn specific techniques to use in novice photography.
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Shawn August 14, 2016
Chinese · In studio
Chinese was really tough for me...but Gordon made it a lot easier and helped me practice to be comfortable with the language. He puts a lot of effort into making sure you understand the material. If you don't, he'll go through it with you and try different methods until you do. I highly recommend him!
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Daniel August 14, 2016
SAT · In studio
Gordon was a really helpful SAT tutor! He's very patient, kind, and communicative and will definitely help you work through whatever problems you have with expertise and understanding.

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