Top NYC Photography Courses

  • 92nd Street Y DSLR Camera Skills for Absolute Beginners

    Learn digital photography with our DSLR Camera Intensive course. Designed for beginners and enthusiasts alike, this comprehensive program covers everything you need to know about DSLR cameras, from understanding essential settings and controls to mastering composition and lighting techniques. Through hands-on practice and expert guidance, you'll gain skills and confidence to capture stunning images and unleash your creativity in the captivating realm of photography.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $230
    • 6 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
    • See provider
    • Beginner
    Loading...
  • 92nd Street Y Digital Photography: Smart Phone Skills

    This two-and-a-half-hour online digital photography course is for beginners who want to learn how to take better photos with their smartphones. Students will learn about the different settings on their smartphones, how to compose a photo, and how to edit their photos. The course will culminate in a portfolio of photos that students can share with their friends and family.

    In-person @ 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York
    • $115
    • 2 Weeks, 2 hr/wk
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • NYC Digital Photography Workshops Creative Photography: Creative Imaging Outside-The-Box

    This creative photography class provides an introduction to creative image-making for those interested in exploring the boundaries of their photography skills. The course will cover a variety of topics including composition, meaning in photography, and conceptualizing the creative process. Participants will learn how to utilize image manipulation and digital manipulation to create unique and interesting works of art.

    In-person @ 1115 Broadway, New York, New York
    • $169
    • 3 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • NYC Digital Photography Workshops Low-Light Photography in Grand Central Terminal

    Join this digital photography course to learn tips and techniques on how to capture amazing low-light images within the iconic Grand Central Terminal. With a professional photographer as your guide, you will discover the secrets of low-light photography, learn how to use your camera settings correctly in changing light conditions and develop your eye for photography.

    In-person @ 1115 Broadway, New York, New York
    • $229
    • 3 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • NYC Digital Photography Workshops Camera Fundamentals: Mastering Manual Settings

    This camera fundamentals and mastering manual settings course hosted online, is ideal for photographers of all levels who want to learn the basics of exposure, lighting, and composition. Through this course, participants will learn how to control the parameters of their cameras and create beautiful photos with the correct manual settings. Upon completion, participants will be familiar with the essentials of digital photography and will be able to take well-exposed and composed images.

    In-person @ 1115 Broadway, New York, New York
    • $189
    • 3 Hours
    • See provider
    • Beginner
    Loading...
  • NYC Digital Photography Workshops Intro to Sports Photography

    This introductory sports photography course will teach students how to capture photos of athletes in action. Through step-by-step instruction and hands-on practice, participants will explore techniques such as speed, lighting, and shutter speed control to capture amazing sports photos.

    In-person @ 1115 Broadway, New York, New York
    • $169
    • 3 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • NYC Digital Photography Workshops The Art of Composition Masterclass

    This class on composition is a great course for photographers of all levels. Learn from experts and discover how to develop a creative photography style and improve shots by using the Rule of Thirds, depth of field, exposure, and other techniques. You'll also get valuable tips on editing software and camera settings to take your photography to new heights.

    In-person @ 1115 Broadway, New York, New York
    • $149
    • 3 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • NYC Digital Photography Workshops The Business of Sports Photography

    This course offers an introduction to the business side of sports photography. Participants will learn how to market themselves, the basics of photography contracts and legal considerations, as well as the fundamentals of editing and post-production work. Through a combination of hands-on workshops and guest speakers, this course will equip participants with the knowledge they need to succeed in the professional sports photography industry.

    In-person @ 1115 Broadway, New York, New York
    • $199
    • 2 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • New York School of the Arts Photographing your Artwork

    This online professional photography class is designed to teach budding artists how to effectively capture their artwork in the most visually arresting way. You will explore techniques such as artificial lighting and lens selection, giving you the confidence to confidently take and capture photographs for yourself, festivals, and galleries.

    In-person @ 315 E 62nd Street, New York, New York
    • $240
    • 6 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • Penumbra Foundation Intro to Wet Plate

    This course is an introduction to the historical art of wet plate photography. Through hands-on experience, participants will learn how to create ambrotypes and tintypes using traditional 19th-century equipment and processes, with the guidance of instructor Sam Dole. Develop a unique skill set for this vintage and fascinating medium.

    In-person @ 36 East 30th Street, New York, New York
    • $750
    • 8 Hours
    • See provider
    • Beginner
    Loading...
  • Penumbra Foundation Calotype

    This Calotype photography course is designed to give participants a basic foundation in traditional darkroom techniques. Guided by an experienced instructor, each weekly session will explore the history and mechanics of calotype photography as well as the fundamentals of operating a darkroom, with an emphasis on developing a portfolio to showcase participants' talents.

    In-person @ 36 East 30th Street, New York, New York
    • $825
    • 8 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • Penumbra Foundation Cliché Verre

    This beginner-level photography course guides participants through the artistic technique known as cliché-verre. Participants will gain an understanding of the necessary equipment and materials, as well as helpful techniques like paper coating, exposure, and development. By the end of the course, they will be able to produce high-quality prints and successfully deploy the cliche-verre technique in their photographic work.

    In-person @ 36 East 30th Street, New York, New York
    • $775
    • 8 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • Penumbra Foundation Foundations of Wet Plate

    This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the fundamental concepts of wet plate photography. Participants will have the opportunity to learn the basics of the process in a hands-on environment, as well as understand the historical context that makes wet plate photography so unique. They'll create stunning images in-camera using the wet plate collodion process.

    In-person @ 36 East 30th Street, New York, New York
    • $750
    • 8 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • Penumbra Foundation Intro to B&W Portraiture and the Darkroom

    In this Intro to B&W Portraiture and the Darkroom course, participants will get a comprehensive overview of the techniques needed to capture portrait photos, including exposure, composition, film development, and darkroom printing. Through live instruction and hands-on practice, students will learn to craft professional-quality results with confidence.

    In-person @ 36 East 30th Street, New York, New York
    • $850
    • 6 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • Penumbra Foundation Digital Negatives

    This digital photography class has something for everyone, from beginners to experienced photographers. Participants will learn how to create digital negatives and use them to create black-and-white prints. This comprehensive course will also explain the process of capturing digital negatives, scanning techniques, and the fundamentals of black-and-white printing.

    In-person @ 36 East 30th Street, New York, New York
    • $840
    • 8 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • Penumbra Foundation Eight Weeks of Alternative Process

    This eight-week alternative process photography course provides participants with the opportunity to gain an in-depth understanding of the basics of photography. Students will explore different techniques, including hand printing, toning, and level manipulation, to create unique and impactful works of art. After the course, participants will have a better understanding of the creative process and be able to put into practice an array of manual photographic processes.

    In-person @ 36 East 30th Street, New York, New York
    • $975
    • 24 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • Penumbra Foundation Lumen Printing

    This Lumen Printing course teaches photography enthusiasts the basics of creating beautiful darkroom images without the use of a camera. Participants will learn how to create stunning photographic images using paper negatives and simple chemistry, creating a unique and artistic final image. This course is perfect for those interested in a low-tech, hands-on approach to photography and art.

    In-person @ 36 East 30th Street, New York, New York
    • $400
    • See provider
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • Penumbra Foundation Printing With Caffenol

    This course offers a hands-on experience of printing with the unique chemistry of Caffenol. Participants will learn how to handle equipment used in non-silver photography, prepare results for presentation, and create prints from digital negatives. This is a great class for those interested in alternative processes and non-silver photography!

    In-person @ 36 East 30th Street, New York, New York
    • $235
    • See provider
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • Princeton Photo Workshop Light Painting Workshop

    This photography workshop focuses on light painting and will teach participants how to use digital tools, create dynamic lighting, and combine digital effects for unique lighting effects. Through hands-on activities, participants will have the chance to experiment with their creative vision and capture stunning images.

    In-person @ Herrontown Road, Princeton, New Jersey
    • $199
    • 3 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...
  • Princeton Photo Workshop The High Line and Hudson Yards Vessel

    This photography class offers an immersive experience in exploring two of New York City's newest cultural landmarks. Participants will learn the fundamentals of digital photography and gain insight into combining lighting and sharpness to take eye-catching photos. By the end of the workshop, students will have taken a series of artful photos to captivate viewers.

    In-person @ Herrontown Road, Princeton, New Jersey
    • $99
    • 3 Hours
    • See provider
    • All Levels
    Loading...

showing 20 of 110 courses

Please sign in to save your favorite courses

Enter your email address below to create a new account or sign in with an existing account.