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Kelvin L.

Bolingbrook, IL
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Christopher S.

San Antonio, TX
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Deanna H.

Fort Lauderdale, FL
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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 ...

About Kelvin

I am a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional musician and educator with solid experience in the classroom. For the past 25 years, I have been employed with Amati music academy and seven years on the faculty of University of St Francis. I am very comfortable with all aspects of the current music syllabus, including teaching musical concepts (such as duration, pitch, dynamics, tone color, texture and structure) as well as performance, composition. I am fully qualified, with a Bachelor of Education in Music, Double Masters in music performance and education from University of Nottingham. I am proficient in classical, jazz and Celtic fiddle violin and possess solid skills in piano (grade 8-13) Royal conservatory system. Throughout my teaching career, I have been ...

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Kui H. January 6, 2015
Violin · In studio
Verified Student
Mr. Kelvin is a passionate musician, best that I've known. His lessons are not boring and always go by in a flash. He is good at identifying problems that needs correction and he will point them out consistently until rectified. Highly recommended if you are looking for a teacher to give you pointers to bring your music up a notch!
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Heather B. December 31, 2014
Adobe Lightroom · Online
Verified Student
Mr. Kelvin demystifies Lightroom and the layering process. He has taught me how to edit with ease. He makes sure you understand what he has done before moving on and is generous with his time when you have questions. Whether you are a beginner or a pro, Kelvin moves at YOUR pace and does not move on until you fully understand the task at hand. I will continue classes with Mr. Kelvin for the foreseeable future. He is a pleasure to work with. He is a very intelligent, kind and understanding mentor. I would recommend him to anyone. :)
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Jack E. December 26, 2014
Mandolin · Online
Verified Student
Kelvin is an accomplished and effective teacher who makes online lessons both enjoyable and stimulating. He quickly spots bad tendencies so that they can be corrected early in the process and thus prevent future problems. Kelvin is personable, professional and knows what he's talking about. I look forward to each lesson to see what the next challenge will be and to get to spend time with Kelvin.
Christopher S. San Antonio, TX

Over 15 years.
Digital used mostly.

About Christopher

I have been playing percussion for over 24 years. Schooled in the performance art of symphonic percussion, marching/drum corp percussion & world percussion. Also I have been performing live on stage and studio work on drum set for the past 17 years. Toured across the states recorded many c.d.'s and have even had songs on movie soundtracks. The knowledge I have, about the many voices each percussion instrument has, benefits my students of the percussive arts. It is very important that percussionist are everywhere loving the UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE of MUSIC. Let's work together to achieve your GOALS and BEYOND. *** Lesson Details *** Students will learn READING & WRITING of MUSIC. Very Important and easy to learn. Stick control & Technique. As well as Timing & Tuning. The first ...

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Katie S. September 4, 2014
Verified Student
very unprofessional. I was not late, but instead went to the wrong apartment. Instead of asking if I was running late or got lost, he sent me a riddle about being late: "To be early is to be one time. To be on time is to be late. To be late is to be in trouble." I'm an adult, I don't need to be told i'm in trouble. Rubbed me the wrong way.
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Joanne S. November 29, 2012
Verified Student
Great with my son...

My son looks forward to his drum lessons. Christopher's approach to teaching skills are opening my son's eyes to techniques for proper drumming which my son is receptiv to. Christopher has great with keeping on track his lessons being scheduled and has been flexible to work around our schedules.
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PaulC1 October 1, 2011
Monday drum lesson

We appreciate the work you've done with Jacob. He is practicing on his own which must mean he enjoys it. Jacob has one more week of drivers ed 10/3 and then we should be able to go back to 4:30. Thanks! Angie Collier
Deanna H. Fort Lauderdale, FL

photography

About Deanna

I graduated from Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. I have a Master's Degree (2013) in Education teaching various subjects and Masters in Biology (2013), both from Nova Southeastern University. I teach various subjects for over 10 years using the traditional a methods. I personalize every lesson, and always set goals for my students. I teach any age and any level, and always stress that learning a new information needs a lot of patience, persistence and repetitions. My lessons are customized to my students needs, and are work in progress as they needs may change over time. I always encourage my students to tell me about their preferences, so I can incorporate them in their lessons. *** Travel Equipment *** The students needs to have their books & ...

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Deanna H. December 27, 2014
Vocal Training · In home
Taught basics and incorporated them through all lessons as a recap on top of the new information being taught. Learned techniques and strengthened my voice. My voice can now be hear. Thank you!
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Deanna H. December 27, 2014
Acoustic Guitar · In studio
Starts from basics and connects the basics to everyday use of the acoustic guitar! Learned quick in very little time. Best instrument teacher I have especially from TakeLessons.
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Deanna H. December 27, 2014
Science · In studio
Easy to learn methods on teaching concepts of specific areas. Goes in depth so you understand why. Great teacher!

Justin P.

Bronx, NY
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Nathan H.

Pasadena, CA
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Wahb M.

Los Angeles, CA
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Justin P. Bronx, NY

I have been involved in photography for the last 20 years. I graduated college with a Bachelors of Fine Arts specializing in photography. I have a passion for nature/landscape photography and street photography but I am knowledgeable in all aspects of photography.
Based on what style(s) of photography you are interested in, I will create lessons that will help strengthen your photographic skills. Within the first few lessons, I will help you be confident in switching your camera from automatic to manual.

About Justin

I graduated from Western Connecticut State University with a Bachelors of Fine Arts specializing in photography. I also have a Masters of Science in middle school education from Mercy College. I have been a NYC public school teacher since 2006. I first fell in love with photography when I was in high school, and have been pursuing it ever since. My goal when working with students of any age is to make sure they fully comprehend the material being presented to them. I am understanding and flexible. I have been involved in photography since I was in high school and I am knowledgeable in darkroom techniques as well as digital editing.

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Scott K. February 27, 2015
Photography · Online
Verified Student
I highly recommend Justin for learning how to use your camera. I knew nothing about taking pictures when I started and now I am taking awesome pictures that my wife and family love. Justin was very patient and covered the topics in an easy step by step process each week. He also provided notes to help reinforce the topics we just covered. If you're a newbie like me and you're looking for a great teacher Justin is your man!
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Nickole S. November 4, 2014
Photography · Online
Verified Student
Justin is a great teacher, He is always prompt and very patient.
He is great at explaining things so a beginner can actually understand it and not feel overwhelmed. It is unreal how much I am learning for such a low cost. I would definitely recommend him to others.
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Penny N. September 5, 2014
Adobe Lightroom · Online
Verified Student
Justin is about halfway through my lessons now and I have learned so much! He is patient and my notes are extensive so he lets me take notes along the way. He is outstanding in scheduling and always calls when he says he will call and bends over backwards in scheduling. He is on Eastern Time and I'm on Pacific time so my early afternoon is his evening.
Nathan H. Pasadena, CA

I've been shooting photography for 6 years for weddings, films, and commercials in Dayton, Ohio and Los Angeles, California. Within the first few lessons you'll learn how to operate a DSLR camera and learn the very important fundamentals of exposure and lighting. By the end of the lessons you will understand the relationship between film speed (ISO), shutter speed, exposure and lens length--and why they're necessary to capturing a great final image! Our lessons will take us in and out of the studio as we go on hikes for photo shoots, and experiment with lighting and it's color effects on our images. This is a really fun class, and can be adapted based on your skill level!

About Nathan

Hey! Thanks for checking out my teacher profile page! I'm really excited to share my knowledge of all things film, acting, and photography with you. I'm a professional editor in Los Angeles, CA working on commercials, shorts films, and documentaries. I also shoot wedding and event photography. Essentially, I eat, sleep, and breath the creative world! I was trained as a film and television actor at The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts in New York City, and also got my B.F.A at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio for Motion Picture Production. I have an incredible knack for teaching anybody how to pick up post-production software from Photoshop and Lightroom CS6 to Microsoft Word, as well as how to start your photography hobby or career. I can simplify things ...

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Dominic C. January 8, 2015
Adobe Photoshop · In studio
Verified Student
Great tutor, easy to get hold of. Highly recommended.
Wahb M. Los Angeles, CA

If you wish to learn photography, whether just as hobby and to further your knowledge, or if you desire to become a pro, you would not find anyone as accomplished as I am. I am a world renown elite fashion photographer, having worked for world top fashion designers and top international magazines. I have worked as a photographer around the world for 25 years and in over 30 countries, I can teach you the very best and simple ways to achieve high levels and excellence in your photography skills in the shortest time you would have ever hoped for.

About Wahb

I have practiced Many different Martial Arts, like Karate, Kung Fu, Philipinian Kali eskrima since the age of 10. When I turned 25 I fell in love with Kickboxing and Thai boxing, after I have practiced these combat sports disciplines for a couple of years I took a Kickboxing and Muay Thai course for coaches with the Italian Academy and Federation of combat sports that was then named FENASCO under the leadership of well renown coach Carlo Diblasi. After a few months I received my instructor's diploma and I have since then coached many athletes, some of whom went onto becoming national and international champions. I have trained consistently for many years with world legendary kickboxing and Thai Boxing champions like Ramon Dekkers, Andre Mannhart and Rob Kaman, just to name a few. I have ...

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Tarrah G. February 4, 2015
Strength and Conditioning · In home
I was referred to Wahb after seeing the physical and lifestyle changes of a good friend. She lost 15 pounds and was so much happier as she was eating clean and having fun. I wanted to know her secret!

When I met Wahb he was friendly, kind, energetic, knowledgeable and I felt safe having him in my home. Our first session entailed evaluating my "body type", asking key questions about my goals, eating habits, any past injuries along with exercises/activities that I enjoy. Next we began our challenging workout. Usually I walk on the treadmill and never see results or feel soreness. Wahb made sure I was sweating and learning new exercises I had never seen before. Wahb was taking a lot of notes while he was showing me the correct form and explaining every exercise step-by-step. Every thing made sense.

After a challenging workout, Wahb customized a meal plan for me for the next 2 weeks. The meals were delish and 6 pounds melted away without starving.

My goal is to drop 30 pounds. I see Wahb 3 days per week and 1-2 days at the gym. I have lost 20 pounds in 8 weeks eating what I love and mixing our workouts from inside strength training and stretching to outdoor cardio. Mixing things up seems to be the key to Wahb's technique. He's a wealth of information.

Recently my husband has been commenting on how great I look and he has scheduled 6 sessions with Wahb. I recommend Wahb to anyone who wants to see results and work with someone passionate who really cares about your health and wellness. He is not your average gym trainer looking to take your money. I also love that Wahb is available anytime for questions. He's very attentive with his clients.

Expect to work hard and you'll see beautiful results!
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Bahram R. February 4, 2015
Sports Nutrition · In home
I must say that, for a man who is 50 of age, and always looking like he is in his mid 30"s, Wahb has figured it all out! What he taught me about nutrition is probably the most valuable thing when it comes to keeping healthy eating right, eating light, yet have an incredible amount of energy at all times. Nutrition with Wahb is made simple yet incredibly delicious, the ingredients are all natural and organic in the most part, mostly vegetables, greens and seeds, with a few selected meats and a lot of healthy herbs and spices. A basic nutrition that is rich with all the essential nutrients, and where all the superfluous food is almost totally discarded. If one wants to keep healthy, strong and young looking... Wahb is the guy!
Needless to add that he is so proficient in any type of physical exercise, combat sports, self defense and many various sports. His main focus is how to exercise to be fit maintaining a constant attention to improving health and well being.
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Rivet S. January 29, 2015
Self Defense · In studio
Wahb is honestly the best trainer I have ever worked with. His self defense methods are great, and I have never gotten a better workout with another trainer. I really love how patient and kind he is, while also being tough and kicking your butt at the same time! He makes you feel so comfortable, and doesn't make you discouraged at all. Rather, he encourages and inspires me to push my body to the limit, while maintaining safety, of course. I would recommend Wahb for anyone who wants to get fit, the healthy and safe way!!! :)

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